Sunset Beach, NC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Sunset Beach, North Carolina Info Snack

Population
3,901
Unemployment
13.0%
Poverty
8.6%
Median Home
$267,900
Median Income
$57,265
Median Rent
$1,232

Sunset Beach SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
4
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
9
Commute
5

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Rankings for Sunset Beach in North Carolina

Map Of Sunset Beach, NC

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Population over time in Sunset Beach

Year Population % Change
2019 3,901 2.0%
2018 3,826 1.5%
2017 3,769 0.2%
2016 3,762 1.8%
2015 3,695 1.1%
2014 3,654 0.7%
2013 3,629 2.3%
2012 3,546 2.2%
2011 3,470 4.1%
2010 3,333 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sunset Beach

White
94.1% (3,671)
African American
0.3% (10)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.4% (56)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (82)
Hispanic
2.1% (82)
Race Sunset Beach NC USA
White 94.1% 63.1% 60.7%
African American 0.3% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.1% 9.4% 18.0%

Gender in Sunset Beach

Female
52.8% (2,061)
Male
47.2% (1,840)
Gender Sunset Beach NC USA
Female 52.8% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 47.2% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sunset Beach for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (78)
High School / GED
21.0% (819)
Some College
24.0% (936)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (195)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (1,209)
Master's Degree
12.0% (468)
Professional Degree
2.0% (78)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (117)
Education Sunset Beach NC USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sunset Beach, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
7.2% (28,085)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (15,108)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (28,279)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.3% (24,405)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.6% (45,324)
$50,000 to $74,999
27.9% (108,662)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.1% (39,513)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.1% (54,815)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.1% (23,630)
$200,000 or more
5.7% (22,274)
Income Sunset Beach NC USA
Less than $10,000 7.2% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 5.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 10.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.3% 10.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.6% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 27.9% 18.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.1% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.1% 13.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.1% 5.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.7% 5.4% 7.7%

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