Beaufort Information

Beaufort Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Beaufort, NC

General Beaufort Information

State: North Carolina

County: Carteret County

Close cities: Marshallberg, NC, Newport, NC, Pine Knoll Shores, NC, Williston, NC, Morehead City, NC, Smyrna, NC, Harkers Island, NC, Gloucester, NC, Atlantic Beach, NC, Davis, NC, Salter Path, NC

Beaufort Population (census data)
Total 4,192 (+12.0% since 2000)
Male 1,950 (46.5%)
Female 2,242 (53.5%)

Population Density: 1,528 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 89.4 (US Avg is 100)

Beaufort Elevation: 30 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.74 square miles

Median Household Income: $31,587

Zip Codes: 28516.

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Beaufort Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (74.6%)
  • Black (20.0%)
  • Hispanic (3.8%)
  • Other race (2.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (20.6%)
  • United States (10.0%)
  • German (6.4%)
  • Irish (6.3%)
  • Scottish (4.6%)
  • Italian (2.7%)
Foriegn Born: 152 people (3.6%)
  • Latin America (43.2%)
  • Europe (40.5%)
  • Asia (16.2%)

Local Beaufort Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals
NFL Football: Washington Redskins, Carolina Panthers
NBA Basketball:
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: , East Carolina University, North Carolina Wilmington

Beaufort School Information

High Schools
East Carteret High (3263 Highway 70 E, Beaufort, NC, 28516 - Carteret County Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Beaufort Middle (100 Carraway Drive, Beaufort, NC, 28516 - Carteret County Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Beaufort Elementary (110 Carraway Drive, Beaufort, NC, 28516 - Carteret County Public Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Tiller School (1950 Highway 70E, Beaufort, NC, 28516 - Tiller School District)

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