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%). 0% of the households in New Bern, NC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.3% of the residents in New Bern, NC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in New Bern, NC are Craven Community College (849 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in New Bern, NC was $154,300, and the homeownership rate was 51.9%. Most people in New Bern, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.2 minutes. The average car ownership in New Bern, NC was 2 cars per household.