Elizabeth City, NC: What you need to know

Known as the Harbor of Hospitality, Elizabeth City is a waterfront community on the eastern seaboard, just 45 minutes from Norfolk, Virginia. The United States Coast Guard calls the harbor home and the North Carolina Potato Festival is held here annually. Architecture buffs can enjoy six National Register Historic Districts.


Elizabeth City, NC City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 18,111
Median Age 32
Median Household Income $30,803
Median Home Price $125,300
Walkscore 36
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Elizabeth City, NC Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 45.5%
  Female 54.5%

 
TOTAL MILITARY : 2.2
In Elizabeth City

 
321% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Elizabeth City

Median Population

Median Age 32.4
Age 18 Over 77.5
Age 21 Over 69.4
Age 62 Over 17.6
Age 65 Over 14.7

Race

  Ethnicity White 43.5%
  Ethnicity Black 53.8%
  Ethnicity Asian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.3%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 7.1%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Other 1%

Median Household Income

  Median Household Income 30803
  Median Home Price 125300
  Homes Owned 56.9
  Homes Rent 43.1
  Median Property Rent 809

Language

  English Only 92.3
  English Other 7.7
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME: 23.3 MINUTES
in Elizabeth City

Commute Types

  Walked 4.8
  Worked at Home 4.1
  Public Transportation 1.1
  Other Means 3.7
  Drove Alone 71.1
  Carpooled 15.2

36/100
WALK SCORE
for Elizabeth City