Carolina Beach Information

Carolina Beach Information

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

General Carolina Beach Information

State: North Carolina

County: New Hanover County

Close cities: Winnabow, NC, Myrtle Grove, NC, Caswell Beach, NC, Seagate, NC, Southport, NC, Silver Lake, NC, Boiling Spring Lakes, NC, Kure Beach, NC, Wilmington, NC, Masonboro, NC, Sea Breeze, NC

Carolina Beach Population (census data)
Total 5,883 (+22.7% since 2000)
Male 2,993 (50.9%)
Female 2,890 (49.1%)

Population Density: 2,611 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 96.0 (US Avg is 100)

Carolina Beach Elevation: 5 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.25 square miles

Median Household Income: $45,194

Zip Codes: 28428.

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Carolina Beach Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.5%)
  • Black (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.4%)
  • English (15.2%)
  • United States (11.3%)
  • Irish (11.1%)
  • Scottish (5.6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.6%)
Foriegn Born: 144 people (2.4%)
  • Europe (50.0%)
  • Asia (50.0%)

Local Carolina Beach Sports Teams

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

Carolina Beach School Information

Elementary Schools
Carolina Beach Elementary (400 South 4th Street, Carolina Beach, NC, 28428 - New Hanover County Schools District)

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