Hatteras, North Carolina Population 2024

543

Hatteras is a city located in Dare County North Carolina. Hatteras has a 2024 population of 543. Hatteras is currently growing at a rate of 8.6% annually and its population has increased by 45.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 373 in 2020.

The average household income in Hatteras is $52,917 with a poverty rate of 0.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Hatteras is 33.7 years, 33.1 years for males, and 53.3 years for females.

Hatteras Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hatteras was:

  • White: 96.51%
  • Two or more races: 2.84%
  • Native American: 0.66%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
1.6 sq mi
Density (mi²)
344.30/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
45.58% (170)
The current population of Hatteras, North Carolina is 543 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 373.

Hatteras, North Carolina Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White44296.51%
Two or more races132.84%
Native American30.66%
Black or African American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Hatteras Population by Race

Hatteras Population Pyramid 2024

Hatteras Median Age

33.7

Total

33.1

Male

53.3

Female

Hatteras Adults

There are 329 adults, (54 of whom are seniors) in Hatteras.

Hatteras Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

19.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hatteras Sex Ratio

Female24954.37%
Male20945.63%

Hatteras Population by Age

Hatteras Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1862.3351.148.9
Married983.0829.670.4
Non Family5401000
Female342.2635.364.7
Male0000

2.87

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

51.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Hatteras Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20.65%
9th to 12th Grade00%
High School Graduate5818.83%
Some College10032.47%
Associates Degree00%
Bachelors Degree9631.17%
Graduate Degree5216.88%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Hatteras Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hatteras Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White306306148
Hispanic200

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 48.37%.

Hatteras Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Overall$30,227$45,213$0
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
High School Graduate$0$0$0
Some College$30,341$0$0
Bachelors Degree$0$0$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0

$30,227

Average Earnings

$45,213

Average Male

$0

Average Female

Hatteras Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hatteras Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Hatteras Language

96.43% of Hatteras residents speak only English, while 3.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.57% of the population.

Hatteras Language

Hatteras Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Hispanic3133.33%

0.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

0%

Male Poverty Rate

0.4%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hatteras

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hatteras is Hispanic, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hatteras is Hispanic, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 0%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.13%.

Hatteras Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0%
High School0%
Some College0%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Hatteras Poverty Rate by Education

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Hatteras Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hatteras Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Households$47,067$52,917
Families$47,115$57,677
Married Families$47,356$-999,999,999
Non Families-$-999,999,999

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Hatteras Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hatteras Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Hatteras Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Hatteras Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Hatteras Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

0

Number of Veterans

0

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Second Gulf War0
First Gulf War0
Vietnam0
Korea0
World War II0

Hatteras Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
18 to 340
35 to 540
55 to 640
65 to 740
75+0

Hatteras Veterans by Age

count

Hatteras Veterans by Race

Hatteras Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hatteras Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

69.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.4%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Hatteras Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Hatteras Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Hatteras Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

31%

Born in Hatteras

99.56%

Native Born

0.44%

Foreign Born

0.44%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.56% of Hatteras residents were born in the United States, with 31% having been born in North Carolina. 0.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Hatteras Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2024543438.6%
2023500429.17%
2022458-94-17.03%
202155217947.99%
2020373-87-18.91%
2019460-51-9.98%
201851111629.37%
2017395-86-17.88%
2016481153.22%
20154667820.1%
201438812446.97%
2013264-279-51.38%
201254319857.39%
2011345-159-31.55%
201050400%

Hatteras Population by Year