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.
13.82% of the workforce is employed in the armed forces, making the military a huge focus of life in Hubert. Even though it is a military town, the civilian sector still plays an important role in the local economy. The Public Service and Healthcare industries respectively employ 15.95% and 11.31% of the civilian workforce.
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.
Being a small town, Hubert does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
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 11.86% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hubert in 2010 was $21,510, which is middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,040 for a family of four. However, Hubert contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hubert is a somewhat 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 12.43% 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.