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Hampstead
  • Town in North Carolina

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

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Hampstead is a town in North Carolina with a population of 5,901. Hampstead is in Pender County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Hampstead offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Hampstead and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Hampstead are highly rated.

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About Hampstead...
Population
5,901

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$287,600
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,087
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    8%
  • Own
    92%
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Hampstead Rankings

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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 B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    14%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    22%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    20%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  12%

Working in Hampstead

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$78,333
National
$62,843

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