The Town of Beaufort had a population of 4,470 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Beaufort is located at latitude 34.7291 and longitude -76.6538 in Carteret County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Beaufort (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.62 sq. miles and a water area of 1 sq. miles. Carteret County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 10 feet.
The Town of Beaufort (GNIS ID: 2405222) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Beaufort population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Beaufort: Fishtown, Wareiock.
|Daytime Population: Workers||3,077|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,438|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||5,515|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.23|
|Population in Households||4,318|
|Population in Familes||3,118|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||152|
|Median Household Income||$44,539|
|Average Household Income||$65,686|
|Per Capita Income||$31,932|
|Total Housing Units||3,078 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,181 (38.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,024 (33.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||873 (28.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$244,444|
|Average Home Value||$292,132|
|Average Household Size||1.96|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.45%|
|Per Capita Income||3.8%|
The table below compares Beaufort to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 171||77th|
|Population Density||# 234||68th|
|Diversity Index||# 447||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 291||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 112||85th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.