Beaufort County, NC has a population of 47,513 people with a median age of 45.2 and a median household income of $40,906. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Beaufort County, NC declined from 47,561 to 47,513, a 0.1% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,391 to $40,906, a 1.28% increase.
The population of Beaufort County, NC is 65.9% White, 25.2% Black, and 7.48% Hispanic. 6.41% of the people in Beaufort County, NC speak a non-English language, and 97.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Beaufort County, NC are Beaufort County Community College, with 377 graduates, N/A, with N/A graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Beaufort County, NC is $122,100, and the homeownership rate is 69.4%. Most people in Beaufort County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Beaufort County, NC is 2 cars per household.
Beaufort County, NC is the 55th most populated county in North Carolina and borders Craven County, NC; Hyde County, NC; Martin County, NC; Pamlico County, NC; Pitt County, NC; and Washington County, NC& 1 more.