In 2019, Beaufort, NC had a population of 4.34k people with a median age of 49.8 and a median household income of $40,926. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Beaufort, NC grew from 4,314 to 4,343, a 0.672% increase and its median household income declined from $42,549 to $40,926, a −3.81% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Beaufort, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.96%), White (Hispanic) (1.5%), and Other (Non-Hispanic) (1.04%). 0% of the households in Beaufort, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.7% of the residents in Beaufort, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Beaufort, NC was $229,900, and the homeownership rate was 44%. Most people in Beaufort, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 16 minutes. The average car ownership in Beaufort, NC was 2 cars per household.