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Demographics

People

Total Population3,291
Male Share of the Population45.4%
Female Share of the Population54.6%
Senior Citizens25%
Employed Population 16+1,310
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married46.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher32.7%
Median Earnings25+$30,521
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$17,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$74,759
% Above Poverty Level86.7%
% Below Poverty Level13.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home9.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation5%

Housing

People Living Alone37.3%
Median Gross Rent$1,085
Median House Value$260,300

Ancestry

English19.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.5%
Irish15.7%
German11.9%
Scottish9.6%
Hungarian5.6%
Czech4.1%
African3.4%
Italian3.2%
French Except Basque2.7%
Welsh2.2%
Dutch2.2%
Polish2%
Norwegian1.3%
Greek0.9%
Swedish0.8%
Canadian0.7%
Danishn0.6%
Croatian0.5%
Ukrainian0.4%
Russian0.4%
Belgian0.3%
Austrian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
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Southport Almanac

CategoryValue
County Brunswick County
Standard Zip Codes28461
Phone Area Codes910
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude33.92
Approximate Longitude-78.02

Southport 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
Distance5.4 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
Distance24.9 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
Distance28 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
Bolivia228$46,000
Caswell Beach416$110,250
Kure Beach2,335$82,938
Oak Island7,359$60,577

Southport Public Libraries

Brunswick County Library
109 W MOORE ST
Southport, North Carolina
(910) 278-4283

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Southport Hospitals

J. Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital
(Non-profit)
924 Howe St
(910) 457-3800

Southport Public Schools

South Brunswick Charter School
4128 Vanessa Drive
ZIP: 28461
(910) 622-5322
Primary
Total Enrollment 87
South Brunswick High
280 Cougar Drive Bsl
ZIP: 28461
(910) 845-2203
High
Total Enrollment 1098
South Brunswick Middle
100 Cougar Drive Bsl
ZIP: 28461
(910) 845-2771
Middle
Total Enrollment 810
Southport Elementary
701 West 9th Street
ZIP: 28461
(910) 457-6036
Primary
Total Enrollment 624

Southport Private Schools

L & L Montessori School
4150 Vanessa Dr
ZIP: 28461
Elementary
Total Enrollment 28
Southport Christian School
8070 River Rd
ZIP: 28461
Elementary
Total Enrollment 76
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