Hubert is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 14,064 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hubert is the 70th largest community in North Carolina.
Hubert is a military town: the armed forces employs 12.78% of the workforce, making the military a major focus of life in the city. In the civilian sector, Public Service and Retail are important in the local economy and are the town’s largest civilian employers, employing 14.52% and 13.39% of the civilian workforce respectively.
Also of interest is that Hubert has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Hubert is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
One downside of living in Hubert, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.33 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Hubert doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Hubert with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.80% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hubert in 2010 was $22,410, which is middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,640 for a family of four. However, Hubert contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hubert is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Hubert home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hubert residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Hubert also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.00% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Hubert include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Hubert is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.