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Demographics

People

Total Population6,048
Male Share of the Population48%
Female Share of the Population52%
Senior Citizens17.1%
Employed Population 16+2,900
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married52.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher38.8%
Median Earnings25+$37,181
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,348

Wealth

Median Family Income$86,677
% Above Poverty Level86.5%
% Below Poverty Level13.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home9.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.2%
% Using Public Transportation1.8%

Housing

People Living Alone29.2%
Median Gross Rent$1,183
Median House Value$288,300

Ancestry

Irish17%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.6%
Italian8.1%
English7.4%
Scottish3.8%
Swedish2.7%
Polish2.6%
Canadian2.3%
Finnish2.1%
French Except Basque2%
Dutch1.6%
Welsh1.4%
Russian0.9%
Arab0.6%
Ukrainian0.6%
Hungarian0.4%
Portuguese0.3%
Slovak0.1%
German0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Greek0.1%
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Carolina Beach Almanac

CategoryValue
County New Hanover County
Standard Zip Codes28428
Phone Area Codes910
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude34.04
Approximate Longitude-77.89

Carolina 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)

StationSOUTHPORT 5 N
Distance7.4 miles
Jan Temp34 to 56 F
Apr Temp49 to 71 F
Jul Temp70 to 88 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip60.9 inches
StationWILMINGTON NEW HANVR AP
Distance16 miles
Jan Temp36 to 56 F
Apr Temp51 to 74 F
Jul Temp72 to 90 F
Oct Temp54 to 76 F
Annual Precip57 inches
StationWILMINGTON 7 N
Distance19.5 miles
Jan Temp33 to 56 F
Apr Temp49 to 75 F
Jul Temp70 to 90 F
Oct Temp51 to 75 F
Annual Precip58.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bald Head Island284$92,188
Boiling Spring Lakes5,703$54,500
Caswell Beach416$110,250
Kure Beach2,335$82,938
Southport3,291$74,759
Wrightsville Beach2,546$101,250

Carolina Beach Public Schools

Carolina Beach Elementary
400 South 4th St
ZIP: 28428
(910) 458-4340
Primary
Total Enrollment 433
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