The unemployment rate in Carteret County is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Carteret County jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Carteret County's cost of living is 1.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Carteret county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 70.3% to 28.3%. More Voting Stats
Carteret County's population is 68,699 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Carteret County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.1%.
Carteret County public schools spend $9,163 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.3 students per teacher in Carteret County. More Education