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Demographics

People

Total Population2,217
Male Share of the Population43.8%
Female Share of the Population56.2%
Senior Citizens24.6%
Employed Population 16+877
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married61.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher37.7%
Median Earnings25+$42,090
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$90,313
% Above Poverty Level92.6%
% Below Poverty Level7.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone21.5%
Median Gross Rent$1,228
Median House Value$258,400

Ancestry

Irish20%
English18.4%
German15.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.6%
Italian6%
Polish4.1%
French Except Basque2.9%
Dutch2.4%
Scottish2.2%
Hungarian2.2%
Swedish1.4%
Danishn0.8%
Canadian0.5%
Ukrainian0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Czech0.3%
Arab0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Greek0.2%
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Cape Carteret Almanac

CategoryValue
County Carteret County
Standard Zip Codes28584
Phone Area Codes252,910
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude34.69
Approximate Longitude-77.12

Cape Carteret Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHOFMANN FOREST
Distance16.5 miles
Jan Temp34 to 57 F
Apr Temp48 to 76 F
Jul Temp70 to 90 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip56.4 inches
StationCHERRY POINT MCAS
Distance17.1 miles
Jan Temp35 to 55 F
Apr Temp51 to 73 F
Jul Temp72 to 89 F
Oct Temp54 to 75 F
Annual Precip57.1 inches
StationMOREHEAD CITY 2 WNW
Distance18.7 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Atlantic Beach1,763$65,139
Cedar Point1,735$99,375
Emerald Isle3,705$83,864
Newport4,631$57,237
Peletier823$38,839
Swansboro3,090$58,269

Cape Carteret Public Schools

White Oak Elementary
555 Wb Mclean Drive
ZIP: 28584
(252) 393-3990
Primary
Total Enrollment 787
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