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People

Total Population 2,525
Male Share of the Population 55%
Female Share of the Population 45%
Senior Citizens 13.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,355
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 35.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 66.8%
Median Earnings25+ $42,367
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $30,313

Wealth

Median Family Income $98,125
% Above Poverty Level 80.4%
% Below Poverty Level 19.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 11.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.7%
Median Gross Rent $1,371
Median House Value $774,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.7%
US/American 0%
English 8.1%
Irish 6.8%

Wrightsville Beach Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 8 miles E of Wilmington, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 118 miles SE of Raleigh, North Carolina
County New Hanover
Metro Area Wilmington
Standard Zip Codes 28480
Phone Area Codes 910
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.208
Longitude -77.796

Wrightsville Beach Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station WILMINGTON NEW HANVR AP
Distance 7.2 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 56 F
Apr Temp 51 to 74 F
Jul Temp 72 to 90 F
Oct Temp 54 to 76 F
Annual Precip 57 inches
Station WILMINGTON 7 N
Distance 10.2 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 56 F
Apr Temp 49 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 90 F
Oct Temp 51 to 75 F
Annual Precip 58.4 inches
Station LONGWOOD
Distance 45.1 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 56 F
Apr Temp 47 to 74 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 50 to 76 F
Annual Precip 54.9 inches

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Location Population Median Family Income
Belville 2,166 $74,659
Carolina Beach 5,888 $86,023
Kure Beach 2,388 $79,286
Leland 15,316 $71,128
Navassa 1,919 $48,553
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