Carteret County

Carteret County, North Carolina

Courthouse Sq
Beaufort, NC 28516
Phone: (252) 728-8450
Fax: (252) 728-2092
www.co.carteret.nc.us

On the central eastern shore of NC, east of Jacksonville; organized 1722 (prior to statehood) from Craven County. Name Origin: For John Carteret (1690-1763), later Earl Granville, a lord proprietor of the Carolinas

Area (sq mi):: 1340.53 (land 519.84; water 820.68) Population per square mile: 120.30
Population 2005: 62,525 State rank: 40 Population change: 2000-20005 5.30%; 1990-2000 13.00% Population 2000: 59,383 (White 89.30%; Black or African American 7.00%; Hispanic or Latino 1.70%; Asian 0.50%; Other 2.20%). Foreign born: 2.00%. Median age: 42.30
Income 2000: per capita $21,260; median household $38,344; Population below poverty level: 10.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,757-$28,239
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.20% Median travel time to work: 23.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Land-bound hunters are restricted largely to state and federal properties, including Goose Creek, Carteret County, and Gull Rock state game lands, Swanquarter and Mattamuskeet National Wildlife Refuges and Cape Lookout National Seashore.
Carteret County Superior Court Judge Douglas Parsons recently denied Martin Marietta's motion to dismiss an appeal filed by the Southern Environmental Law Center in a ruling that allows the company to dump wastewater into Blounts Creek, according to the Coastal Review Online, and the hearing is expected to continue.
Carteret County is being proactive, looking at safety plans and having discussions with law enforcement, and plans to continue to keep the schools safe," said Carteret County Public Schools Assistant Superintendent Blair Propst.
It is believed that the ship ran aground on a sandbankat Beaufort Inlet, Carteret County, N.
Water utilities company Aqua America Inc's (NYSE:WTR) Texas subsidiary acquired the assets of Bluewater Key Water Company and Carrizo Water Company in Henderson County, Texas for USD874,000, while its North Carolina subsidiary acquired Emerald Plantation Utilities Inc's wastewater system assets in Emerald Isle, Carteret County for USD900,000.
8m at September 30, 2009, North State Bank is a full-service community bank, serving Wake and New Hanover Counties through seven full-service offices and one loan production office in Carteret County.
The state Utilities Commission today approved the proposed project on condition that the wind farm is permitted locally by Carteret County and also cleared by the Federal Aviation Administration.
We utilize Geographic Information System data on National Flood Insurance Program flood zones and residential property sales from Carteret County, North Carolina.
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On Election Day 2004, more than 4,400 electronic ballots were lost in Carteret County, N.
Carteret County, North Carolina, used DRE machines manufactured by the UniLect Corporation, with no paper record.