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The 2016 Carteret County, North Carolina, population is 68,879. There are 136 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Carteret County, North Carolina

The median age is 46. The US median is 37.4. 55.47% of people in Carteret County, North Carolina, are married. 13.66% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.27 people. 22.92% of people are married, with children. 16.08% have children, but are single.

Race in Carteret County, North Carolina

86.71% of people are white, 5.82% are black, 1.00% are asian, 0.54% are native american, and 0.22% claim 'Other'.

3.86% of the people in Carteret County, North Carolina, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 96.14% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLECarteret, North CarolinaUnited States
  Population  68,879321,418,820
  Population - 2010  65,068308,745,538
  Population - 2000  59,383285,036,114
  Population - 1990  52,569251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  31.03%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  15.99%12.76%
  Pop. Density  13691
  Land Area  5063,531,905
  Water Area  834264,837
  Median Age  4637.4
  Female Population  50.91%50.81%
  Male Population  49.09%49.19%
  White  86.71%62.77%
  Black  5.82%12.24%
  Asian  1.00%4.95%
  Native American  0.54%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.02%0.16%
  Other  0.22%0.20%
  Two or More Races  1.82%2.13%
  Hispanic  3.86%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  96.14%83.10%
  Households  29,352116,211,000
  Family Households  18,98076,958,100
  Non Family Households  10,37239,253,000
  Household Size  2.272.63
  Married Population  55.47%50.58%
  Single Population  44.53%49.42%
  Now Married  52.54%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.92%2.17%
  Never Married  23.49%32.55%
  Widowed  7.39%5.95%
  Divorced  13.66%10.92%
  Married, w/children  22.92%31.68%
  Married, no children  52.65%41.44%
  Single, w/children  16.08%16.94%
  Single, no children  8.35%9.95%

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