new bern Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 934 5.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 5,132 32.6 % 32.6 %
Some College 4,397 27.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,288 20.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,994 12.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 13,194 83.8 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,172 26.5 % 26.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 30,218 - -
19 years old and under 7,908 26.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 9,709 32.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 7,006 23.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 5,595 18.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 24,630 94.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,554 5.9 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 23 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,361 30.4 % 33.5 %
Married 5,228 47.3 % 50.5 %
Separated 720 6.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,750 15.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 14,793 - -
Occupied Housing Units 12,746 86.2 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 2,047 13.8 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 8,855 59.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 756 5.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 549 3.7 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 822 5.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,156 7.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 495 3.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,357 9.2 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 803 5.4 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,152 14.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,042 13.8 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,131 14.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,279 8.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,455 16.6 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,066 7.2 % 13.0 %
Electric 8,898 60.2 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 272 1.8 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 2,729 18.4 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 647 4.4 % 4.1 %
Wood 50 0.3 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 93 0.6 % 0.4 %
None 57 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 17,087 58.0 % 75.5 %
African-American 9,696 32.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 69 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,844 6.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 759 2.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,148 55,775
Median Family Income 51,423 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 23,511 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 88.39 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.86 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 13.34
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
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Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com