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Carteret County, North Carolina

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Population:

  • Total Population: 59,383
  • Males: 29,041
  • Females: 30,342

Ethnicity:

  • White: 52,927
  • Black/African American: 4,182
  • Hispanic: 929
  • Native American/Eskimo: 331
  • Asian: 249
  • Hawaiian / Pacific Islander: 29
  • Other: 43
  • 2 or more: 693

Top 5 Languages spoken at home:

  1. English only (54,290)
  2. Spanish (1,150)
  3. French (310)
  4. German (145)
  5. Italian (80)

Top 7 Countries of Origin for Immigrants

Total Reported: 1,199

  1. Mexico (277)
  2. United Kingdom (141)
  3. Germany (102)
  4. Canada (79)
  5. Japan (62)
  6. Lebanon (47)
  7. Guyana (44)

Top 5 Religions by Adherents:

  1. Southern Baptist Convention (7,079)
  2. United Methodist Church, The (6,057)
  3. Catholic Church (1,798)
  4. Original Free Will Baptists (1,662)
  5. International Pentecostal Holiness Church (1,651)

Migrant Health Clinics

    Disabilities:

    • Total Reported: 23,237
    • Sensory: 2,721
    • Physical: 6,572
    • Mental: 3,307
    • Self-care: 1,765
    • Go outside home: 3,922
    • Employment: 4,969

    Grandparents as caregivers

    Grandparents as caregivers: 542

    Heating fuel:

    • Total Reported: 25,204
    • Utility gas: 179
    • Bottled or LP gas: 4,443
    • Electricity: 18,350
    • Fuel oil, kerosene: 1,679
    • Coal or Coke: 0
    • Wood: 280
    • Solar Energy: 9
    • Other fuel: 32
    • No fuel used: 232

    Vehicles available:

    • Total Reported: 48,578
    • No vehicle: 2,723
    • 1 or more vehicle: 45,855

    Education Attainment:

    • No School: 259
    • No High School: 1,957
    • Some High School: 5,579
    • High School: 12,884
    • Some College: 11,151
    • Associate's Degree: 3,004
    • College Degree: 5,714
    • Master's Degree: 1,924
    • Professional Degree: 654
    • Doctoral Degree: 331

    Household Phones:

    • Households Reporting: 25,204
    • Owners with phone: 18,981
    • Owners without phone: 334
    • Renters with phone: 5,441
    • Renters without phone: 448

    10 closest counties:

    1. Pamlico County, North Carolina
    2. Craven County, North Carolina
    3. Onslow County, North Carolina
    4. Jones County, North Carolina
    5. Beaufort County, North Carolina
    6. Hyde County, North Carolina
    7. Lenoir County, North Carolina
    8. Pitt County, North Carolina
    9. Washington County, North Carolina
    10. Martin County, North Carolina

    Data Detail

    Zip Codes in county:

    28511, 28512, 28516, 28520, 28524, 28528, 28531, 28553, 28557, 28570, 28575, 28577, 28579, 28581, 28582, 28589, 28594

    Licensed Broadcast Media Outlets:

    • WGHW (88.1 FM) NEW PORT, NC
    • WMLJ (90.5 FM) MOREHEAD CITY, NC
    • WOTJ (90.7 FM) NEWPORT, NC
    • WWHA (94.1 FM) MOREHEAD CITY, NC
    • WRHT (96.3 FM) MOREHEAD CITY, NC
    • WWNF (97.7 FM) MOREHEAD CITY, NC
    • WRHD (103.7 FM) MOREHEAD CITY, NC
    • WTKF (107.3 FM) NEWPORT, NC
    • WVBS (1470 AM) NEWPORT, NC
    • Page last updated on Mar 12, 2007
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