Carolina Beach, NC

6,048 Population
2.5 square miles 2,466.5 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
2,466.5
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
50.0%
was 44.9%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
0.9%
was 0.9%
 
Percent Under 18
19.9%
was 19.9%
 
Percent 65 and Over
17.1%
was 15.9%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
13.5%
was 12.4%
 
Median Household Income
$61,171
was $60,057
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
46.8
46.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
359.2
was 185.3
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,641.4
was 4,311.9
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
5,492
was 5,275
 
Median Rent
$1,183
was $1,165
 
Total Building Permits
78
was 69
 
Occupied Housing Units
2,513
was 2,404
 
Homeownership Rate
54.7%
was 53.2%
 
Single Family Building Permits
78
was 69
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
2,239.7
was 2,151.2
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
72.3%
was 71.9%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
15.0
was 12.9
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
13.4
was 12.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
93.8%
was 90.6%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
81.2%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
97.0%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
95.8%
was 95.0%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
38.8%
was 37.3%
 

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