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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

Median Population in Elizabeth City, NC

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 in Elizabeth City, NC

  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%

Population By Gender in Elizabeth City, NC

  Male 45.5%
  Female 54.5%

Language in Elizabeth City, NC

  English Only 92.3%
  English Other 7.7%

Economics in Elizabeth City, NC

  Median Household Income $30,803
  Median Home Price $125,300
  Homes Owned 56.9%
  Homes Rent 43.1%
  Median Property Rent $809

 
COMMUTE TIME: 23.3 MINUTES
in Elizabeth City, NC

Commute Types in Elizabeth City, NC

  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, NC

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 321
In Elizabeth City, NC

 
9.9% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Elizabeth City, NC