In 2017, New Bern, NC had a population of 29.7k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $41,807. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of New Bern, NC declined from 30,075 to 29,664, a -1.37% decrease and its median household income declined from $41,970 to $41,807, a -0.388% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in New Bern, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (52.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (31.3%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.5%), White (Hispanic) (3.72%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.22%). N/A% 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 $151,200, and the homeownership rate is 50.6%. Most people in New Bern, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 18.6 minutes. The average car ownership in New Bern, NC is 2 cars per household.