The Town of Pine Knoll Shores had a population of 1,578 as of July 1, 2017. Pine Knoll Shores ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Pine Knoll Shores is located at latitude 34.6972 and longitude -76.8317 in Carteret County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Pine Knoll Shores (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0.32 sq. miles. Carteret County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 10 feet.
The Town of Pine Knoll Shores (GNIS ID: 2407116) 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 Pine Knoll Shores population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||299|
|Daytime Population: Residents||948|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,247|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.79|
|Population in Households||1,569|
|Population in Familes||1,293|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9|
|Median Household Income||$65,322|
|Average Household Income||$91,195|
|Per Capita Income||$44,344|
|Total Housing Units||2,427 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||671 (27.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||94 ( 3.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,662 (68.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$392,326|
|Average Home Value||$465,127|
|Average Household Size||2.05|
|Average Family Size||2|
NOTES1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.18%|
|Per Capita Income||2.47%|
The table below compares Pine Knoll Shores 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||# 361||51st|
|Population Density1||# 352||53rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 706||4th|
|Median Household Income||# 71||91st|
|Per Capita Income||# 27||96th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.