morehead city Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 278 5.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,664 30.1 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,679 30.4 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,277 23.1 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 626 11.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 4,872 88.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,558 28.2 % 28.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 9,162 - -
19 years old and under 2,050 22.4 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,854 31.2 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 2,429 26.5 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,829 20.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 7,775 93.2 % 84.6 %
Spanish 557 6.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 14 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 969 27.0 % 33.5 %
Married 1,622 45.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 99 2.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 895 25.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,296 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,135 78.1 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,161 21.9 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,668 50.4 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 298 5.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 292 5.5 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 366 6.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 389 7.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 177 3.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 667 12.6 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 426 8.0 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 13 0.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 776 14.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 992 18.7 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 667 12.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 280 5.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,000 18.9 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 395 7.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 3,773 71.2 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 42 0.8 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 69 1.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 220 4.2 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 15 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 16 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,419 82.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,160 12.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 59 0.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 237 2.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 140 1.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 39,117 55,775
Median Family Income 51,298 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 28,933 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 58.62 %
  • Temperature 84.2 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.25 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 13.26
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