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Half Moon

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    grade B
    Overall Niche Grade
    1. Public Schools
      grade B minus
    2. Crime & Safety
      grade unavailable
    3. Housing
      grade B
    4. Nightlife
      grade B
    5. Good for Families
      grade B minus
    6. Diversity
      grade A
    7. Jobs
      grade B minus
    8. Weather
      grade B+
    9. Cost of Living
      grade B+
    10. Health & Fitness
      grade B+
    11. Outdoor Activities
      grade B minus
    12. Commute
      grade B minus

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    Half Moon is a with a population of 8,243. Half Moon is in Onslow County. Living in Half Moon offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Half Moon and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Half Moon are above average.

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    Real Estate

    Median Home Value
    $150,000
    National
    $217,500
    Median Rent
    $908
    National
    $1,062
    Area Feel
    Rural
    Rent vs. Own
    • Rent
      33%
    • Own
      67%
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    Crime & Safety

    Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
    Based on violent and property crime rates.
    Violent Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Assault
      No data available  
      national  282.7
    • Murder
      No data available  
      national  6.1
    • Rape
      No data available  
      national  40.7
    • Robbery
      No data available  
      national  135.5
    Property Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Burglary
      No data available  
      national  500.1
    • Theft
      No data available  
      national  2,042.8
    • Motor Vehicle Theft
      No data available  
      national  284

    Residents

    Diversity
    grade A
    Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
    Age
    • <10 years
      20%
    • 10-17 years
      6%
    • 18-24 years
      11%
    • 25-34 years
      18%
    • 35-44 years
      12%
    • 45-54 years
      10%
    • 55-64 years
      13%
    • 65+ years
      10%
    Education Levels
    • Master's degree or higher
      3%
      national  12%
    • Bachelor's degree
      17%
      national  20%
    • Some college or associate's degree
      37%
      national  29%
    • High school diploma or equivalent
      35%
      national  27%
    • Less than high school diploma
      8%
      national  12%

    Working in Half Moon

    Jobs
    grade B minus
    Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
    Median Household Income
    $53,361
    National
    $62,843

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