The table below compares Carteret County to the other 100 counties and county equivalents in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 38||63rd|
|Population Density1||# 44||57th|
|Diversity Index2||# 82||19th|
|Median Household Income||# 27||74th|
|Per Capita Income||# 16||85th|
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|Population in Households||68,087|
|Population in Familes||54,055|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||985|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||50,493 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||21,072 (41.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||9,136 (18.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||20,285 (40.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$205,370|
|Average Home Value||$266,248|
|Median Household Income||$45,135|
|Average Household Income||$59,657|
|Per Capita Income||$26,120|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.96%|
|Per Capita Income||1.98%|
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