Carolina Shores, NC

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Carolina Shores Profile


Overview

Carolina Shores is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 4,659 people and just one neighborhood, Carolina Shores is the 249th largest community in North Carolina. Much of the housing stock in Carolina Shores was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Carolina Shores economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Carolina Shores, where the median household income is $63,048.00.

Occupations and Workforce

Carolina Shores is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.83% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Carolina Shores is a town of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Carolina Shores who work in sales jobs (21.68%), office and administrative support (15.08%), and management occupations (12.67%).

Of important note, Carolina Shores is also a town of artists. Carolina Shores has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Carolina Shores’s character.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 18.02% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Setting & Lifestyle

Overall, Carolina Shores’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

As is often the case in a small town, Carolina Shores doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Carolina Shores Demographics

In terms of college education, Carolina Shores is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.99% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Carolina Shores in 2018 was $32,813, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $131,252 for a family of four. However, Carolina Shores contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Carolina Shores home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Carolina Shores residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Carolina Shores include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Carolina Shores is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Other Asian languages.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Carolina Shores, NC HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 4
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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Carolina Shores VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 21
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Carolina Shores Property CRIMES

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National Median: 28.3
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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NC* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Shallotte Middle School
225 Village Road
Shallotte, NC 28459
06-08
West Brunswick High School
550 Whiteville Road Nw
Shallotte, NC 28470
09-12
Jessie Mae Monroe Elementary School
250 Pea Landing Road Nw
Ash, NC 28420
KG-05
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

BRUNSWICK COUNTY SCHOOLS


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to North Carolina

(10 is best)

Better than of NC school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

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School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.3% 54.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 99.3% 50.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 4.1%

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