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.
Good schools, strong economy and adventures highlight life here.
Home to the largest U.S. Coast Guard base in the country, the city's relationship with the military couldn't be stronger.
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Elizabeth City, NC City Profile
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Elizabeth City, NC Demographics
Population By Gender
|Age 18 Over||77.5%|
|Age 21 Over||69.4%|
|Age 62 Over||17.6%|
|Age 65 Over||14.7%|
|Median Household Income||$30,803|
|Median Home Price||$125,300|
|Median Property Rent||$809|
|Worked at Home||4.1%|