Vanceboro, North Carolina

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Vanceboro, North Carolina

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High Points

Vanceboro strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in North Carolina):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 7% Vanceboro Affordability of Rents
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Vanceboro Low Violent Crime
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Vanceboro Racial Diversity
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 13% Vanceboro Well-Paid Single Women
Low Property Crime
(vs. State)
Top 16% Vanceboro Low Property Crime

Comparative Profile of Vanceboro, North Carolina

Comparing Vanceboro to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in North Carolina (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Racial Diversity 9 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 10
Well-Paid Single Women 9 9
Senior Citizens 5 4
Well-Paid Single Men 3 3
Age of the Population 2 2
Male Share of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 3 4
Portion of People Married 2 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 6 5
Median Family Income 6 6
People in Middle Class or Better 4 4
People Above Poverty 3 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 7 6
Walking and Biking to Work 6 5
Working at Home 5 7
Public Transportation Use 5 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 9 10
Housing Recently Built 8 6
People Living Alone 8 7
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 5 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 10 10
Low Property Crime 5 9

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Vanceboro Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles SE of Greenville, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 89 miles E of Raleigh, North Carolina
County Craven
Standard Zip Codes 28586
Phone Area Codes 252
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.308
Longitude -77.154

Vanceboro Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 17.7 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 54 F
Apr Temp 50 to 72 F
Jul Temp 71 to 88 F
Oct Temp 53 to 74 F
Annual Precip 54.6 inches
Station AURORA 6 N
Distance 21.6 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 53 F
Apr Temp 49 to 72 F
Jul Temp 70 to 89 F
Oct Temp 52 to 74 F
Annual Precip 50 inches
Station BAYBORO 3 E
Distance 27.1 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 56 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 70 to 89 F
Oct Temp 52 to 76 F
Annual Precip 54.7 inches
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Vanceboro Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 898 100%
Male 375 41.8%
Female 523 58.2%
Under 18 255 28.4%
18+ 643 71.6%
65+ 131 14.6%
Median Age 33.8
Average Family Size 2.87
White 657 73.2%
African-American 217 24.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.3%
Other 5 0.6%
Mixed Race 16 1.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 17 1.9%

Estimated Vanceboro Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 846
Growth -52
Growth % -5.8%

Vanceboro Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 34.5%
US/American 23.5%
English 12.8%
Irish 11.3%
German 7.2%
Italian 3.7%
Scotch-Irish 1.8%
French (except Basque) 1.5%
French Canadian 1.1%
Scottish 0.9%
Dutch 0.6%
African 0.5%
Hungarian 0.3%
Polish 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Vanceboro 898 $41,458
Bridgeton 328 $35,833
Chocowinity 733 $31,875
Cove City 433 $33,438
Grifton 2,073 $40,875
New Bern 23,128 $38,990
Trent Woods 4,192 $71,336
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Vanceboro High Schools (2004)

Serves 1,086 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.7

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