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

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Morehead Township is located in North Carolina with a population of 26,903. Morehead Township is in Carteret County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Morehead Township offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Morehead Township there are a lot of bars, restaurants, and coffee shops. Many young professionals and retirees live in Morehead Township and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Morehead Township are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$238,700
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$917
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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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
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    26%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  12%

Working in Morehead Township

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$53,725
National
$62,843

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