In 2018, New Bern, NC had a population of 30k people with a median age of 37.5 and a median household income of $42,222. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of New Bern, NC grew from 29,664 to 29,958, a 0.991% increase and its median household income grew from $41,807 to $42,222, a 0.993% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in New Bern, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (53%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (32.2%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.86%), White (Hispanic) (4.09%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.24%). NaNk% of the people in New Bern, NC speak a non-English language, and 95.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in New Bern, NC are Craven Community College (540 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in New Bern, NC is $154,300, and the homeownership rate is 51.9%. Most people in New Bern, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.2 minutes. The average car ownership in New Bern, NC is 2 cars per household.