Beaufort is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 4,403, it is the 160th largest city in North Carolina and the 5117th largest city in the United States. Beaufort is currently growing at a rate of 0.14% annually and its population has increased by 9.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,039 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Beaufort has a population density of 908 people per square mile.
The average household income in Beaufort is $53,129 with a poverty rate of 17.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $791 per month, and the median house value is $217,500. The median age in Beaufort is 50.9 years, 49.6 years for males, and 53.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 72.5 males.