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Demographics

People

Total Population4,181
Male Share of the Population46.3%
Female Share of the Population53.7%
Senior Citizens23.2%
Employed Population 16+1,850
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married39.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher27.4%
Median Earnings25+$26,042
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,125
Median Earnings With High School Degree$14,071

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,000
% Above Poverty Level79.2%
% Below Poverty Level20.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home8.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.1%
% Using Public Transportation1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone47.1%
Median Gross Rent$782
Median House Value$203,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)28.8%
English18.8%
Irish11.2%
German8.7%
Scottish5.7%
Italian3.9%
French Except Basque3.5%
Dutch2.3%
Norwegian1.1%
Polish1%
Swedish0.9%
Slovak0.4%
Welsh0.4%
Russian0.3%
Arab0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Syrian0.2%
Croatian0.2%
Finnish0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Czech0.1%
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Beaufort Almanac

CategoryValue
County Carteret County
Standard Zip Codes28516
Phone Area Codes252
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude34.72
Approximate Longitude-76.65

Beaufort Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMOREHEAD CITY 2 WNW
Distance4.1 miles
Jan Temp36 to 57 F
Apr Temp51 to 72 F
Jul Temp72 to 89 F
Oct Temp55 to 77 F
Annual Precip58.2 inches
StationBAYBORO 3 E
Distance30 miles
Jan Temp34 to 56 F
Apr Temp48 to 74 F
Jul Temp70 to 89 F
Oct Temp52 to 76 F
Annual Precip54.7 inches
StationAURORA 6 N
Distance46.5 miles
Jan Temp31 to 53 F
Apr Temp49 to 72 F
Jul Temp70 to 89 F
Oct Temp52 to 74 F
Annual Precip50 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Atlantic Beach1,671$57,292
Emerald Isle3,709$76,750
Havelock20,630$45,300
Newport4,666$60,412
Pine Knoll Shores1,420$82,083

Beaufort Public Schools

Beaufort Elementary
110 Carraway Drive
ZIP: 28516
(252) 728-3316
Primary
Total Enrollment 463
Beaufort Middle
100 Carraway Drive
ZIP: 28516
(252) 728-4520
Middle
Total Enrollment 264
East Carteret High
3263 Hwy 70 E
ZIP: 28516
(252) 728-3514
Other
Total Enrollment 596
Tiller School
1950 Hwy 70e
ZIP: 28516
(252) 728-1995
Primary
Total Enrollment 199
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