morehead city Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 310 5.6 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,639 29.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,773 32.1 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,301 23.5 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 506 9.2 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,904 88.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,498 27.1 % 27.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 9,030 - -
19 years old and under 2,018 22.3 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,550 28.2 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 2,564 28.4 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,898 21.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 7,823 95.1 % 84.8 %
Spanish 407 4.9 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 911 26.0 % 33.2 %
Married 1,572 44.9 % 50.6 %
Separated 117 3.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 904 25.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,585 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,247 76.0 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,338 24.0 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,668 47.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 278 5.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 285 5.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 393 7.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 520 9.3 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 145 2.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 834 14.9 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 445 8.0 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 17 0.3 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 894 16.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,029 18.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 696 12.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 352 6.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,127 20.2 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 409 7.3 % 13.1 %
Electric 3,835 68.7 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 69 1.2 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 91 1.6 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 229 4.1 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 5 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 18 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,318 82.4 % 75.7 %
African-American 1,129 12.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 57 0.6 % 0.8 %
Asian 227 2.6 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 146 1.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 38,508 53,657
Median Family Income 50,957 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 28,489 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 54.84 %
  • Temperature 58.48 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.17 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 14.97
    [CDD] 0.03
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com