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: Morehead City, NC, Pine Knoll Shores, NC, Gloucester, NC, Newport, NC, Smyrna, NC, Harkers Island, NC, Williston, NC, Atlantic Beach, NC, Davis, NC, Salter Path, NC, Marshallberg, 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: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NFL Football: Carolina Panthers, Washington Redskins
NBA Basketball:
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: North Carolina Wilmington, , East Carolina University

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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