Kure Beach, North Carolina Population 2020

2,098

Kure Beach is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,098, it is the 249th largest city in North Carolina and the 7422nd largest city in the United States. Kure Beach is currently declining at a rate of -0.10% annually but its population has increased by 4.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,012 in 2010. Kure Beach reached it's highest population of 2,104 in 2016. Spanning over 1 miles, Kure Beach has a population density of 2,384 people per square mile.

The average household income in Kure Beach is $96,271 with a poverty rate of 6.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,466 per month, and the median house value is $415,300. The median age in Kure Beach is 57 years, 56.4 years for males, and 57.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.9 males.

Kure Beach Demographics

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

  • White: 99.34%
  • Two or more races: 0.66%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Kure Beach, North Carolina is 2,098, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,102.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,012.

Kure Beach, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,25699.34%
Two or More Races150.66%

Kure Beach Population Pyramid 2020

Kure Beach Median Age

57


Total

56.4


Male

57.3


Female

Kure Beach Adults

There are 2,040 adults, (680 of whom are seniors) in Kure Beach.

Kure Beach Age Dependency

67

Age Dependency Ratio

50

Old Age Dependency Ratio

17

Child Dependency Ratio

Kure Beach Sex Ratio

Female

1,114

49.05%

Male

1,157

50.95%

Kure Beach Households and Families

Kure Beach Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kure Beach Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married82.4%17.6%
All72.3%27.7%
Non Family57.8%42.2%
Female40%60%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9892.372.3
Married5902.6782.4
Non Family3741.6857.8
Female202.740
Male52.8100

2.66

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kure Beach Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade643.31%
High School Graduate38219.73%
Some College29415.19%
Associates Degree27714.31%
Bachelors Degree50325.98%
Graduate Degree41621.49%

Kure Beach Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8821,818893
Hispanic393918
Multiple Races15158

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 53.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,901$50,819$31,766
Less Than High School$34,583$$
High School Grad$28,553$28,864$
Some College$44,044$50,987$35,200
Bachelors Degree$52,917$55,268$
Graduate Degree$46,500$64,013$

$42,901

Average Earnings

$50,819

Average Male

$31,766

Average Female

Kure Beach Language

Kure Beach Language by Age

Kure Beach Language

98.93% of Kure Beach residents speak only English, while 1.07% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.89% of the population.

Kure Beach Poverty

Kure Beach Poverty by Race

6.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.32%

Male Poverty Rate

9.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kure Beach

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kure Beach is White, with 7.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kure Beach is White, with 7.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.00%.

Name Poverty
High School18.06%
Some College5.08%
Bachelors or Greater2.50%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.95%
Female Employed5.27%
Male Employed0.91%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Kure Beach Income

Kure Beach Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$72,009$96,271
Families$84,250$108,275
Married Families$92,685-
Non Families$55,139$75,961

Kure Beach Marital Status

Kure Beach Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.6%

Male Marriage Rate

64.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Kure Beach Married by Age and Sex

Kure Beach Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Kure Beach Marital Status by Race

Kure Beach Veterans

213

Number of Veterans

196

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam119
First Gulf War42
Korea36
Second Gulf War24
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74106
75+53
55 to 6440
35 to 5414
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White21310.52%
Hispanic923.08%

$Kure Beach Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kure Beach Employment Status

50.8%

Labor Force Participation

48.4%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Kure Beach Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

37.12%

Born in North Carolina

96.70%

Native Born

3.30%

Foreign Born

2.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.70% of Kure Beach residents were born in the United States, with 37.12% having been born in North Carolina. 2.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,098-2-0.10%
20192,100-2-0.10%
20182,1020.00%
20172,102-2-0.10%
20162,104231.11%
20152,08180.39%
20142,073-1-0.05%
20132,074130.63%
20122,061251.23%
20112,036211.04%
20102,0150.00%