Emerald Isle Information

Emerald Isle Information

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

General Emerald Isle Information

State: North Carolina

County: Carteret County

Close cities: Peletier, NC, Salter Path, NC, Cape Carteret, NC, Bogue, NC, Ronda, NC, Indian Beach, NC, Stella, NC, Cedar Point, NC, Swansboro, NC

Emerald Isle Population (census data)
Total 3,651 (+5.8% since 2000)
Male 1,874 (51.3%)
Female 1,777 (48.7%)

Population Density: 696 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 92.1 (US Avg is 100)

Emerald Isle Elevation: 15 feet above sea level

Land Area: 5.24 square miles

Median Household Income: $59,147

Zip Codes: 28594.

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Emerald Isle Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Black (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (25.3%)
  • Irish (16.3%)
  • German (14.4%)
  • United States (12.7%)
  • French (4.2%)
  • Scottish (4.0%)

Local Emerald Isle Sports Teams

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

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