carteret Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,220 9.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 5,595 41.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 3,004 22.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,549 18.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,112 8.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 11,364 84.3 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,100 23.0 % 23.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 23,965 - -
19 years old and under 6,201 25.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 8,746 36.5 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 6,590 27.5 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,428 10.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,287 67.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 5,425 32.2 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 130 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,637 39.5 % 33.5 %
Married 4,461 48.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 258 2.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 842 9.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,304 - -
Occupied Housing Units 7,790 93.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 514 6.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,422 53.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 319 3.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,400 16.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 453 5.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 351 4.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 477 5.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 606 7.3 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 266 3.2 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 10 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 292 3.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 190 2.3 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 765 9.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,387 16.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,157 38.0 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,137 13.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 793 9.5 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,121 13.5 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 5,665 68.2 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 182 2.2 % 4.1 %
None 29 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 13,651 58.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 3,462 14.8 % 13.1 %
Asian 5,426 23.2 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 872 3.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 67,068 55,775
Median Family Income 73,389 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 24,089 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.33 %
  • Temperature 64.55 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.5 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 10.35
    [CDD] 0.77
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.20 %
6.0 0.04 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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