Carteret County Population 2017

Carteret County's estimated population is 68,890 with a growth rate of 0.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carteret County is the 38th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201668,890270.04%
201568,8631120.16%
201468,7513100.45%
201368,4417031.04%
201267,7383800.56%
201167,3586620.99%
201066,69614,14026.90%
199052,55611,46427.90%
198041,0929,48930.03%
197031,6036632.14%
196030,9407,88134.18%
195023,0594,77526.12%
194018,2841,3848.19%
193016,9001,5169.85%
192015,3841,60811.67%
191013,7761,96516.64%
190011,8119869.11%
189010,8251,04110.64%
18809,7847748.59%
18709,01082410.07%
18608,1861,24717.97%
18506,9393485.28%
18406,591-6-0.09%
18306,59798817.61%
18205,60978616.30%
18104,8234249.64%
18004,39966717.87%
17903,7320.00%

Carteret County Population Growth

Population Data via

Carteret County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White61,95689.93%
Black or African American4,0655.90%
Two or More Races1,4602.12%
Asian8701.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native4120.60%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1000.15%

Carteret County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Carteret County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Morehead City868794027158.23%
Newport4164468452012.49%
Beaufort403941991603.96%
Emerald Isle36553704491.34%
Atlantic Beach14951492-3-0.20%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990