Belhaven, North Carolina

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Population in 2014: 1,612 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -18.1%
 
Males: 646  (40.1%)
Females: 966  (59.9%)
Median resident age:  48.4 years
North Carolina median age:  37.9 years

Zip codes: 27810.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $17,640 (it was $16,674 in 2000)
Belhaven:

$17,640
NC:

$45,906

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,857 (it was $11,086 in 2000)

Belhaven town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $86,392 (it was $44,900 in 2000)
Belhaven:

$86,392
NC:

$154,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $570.

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  • Races in Belhaven, NC (2010)

    Belhaven races chart
    • 93055.1%Black alone
    • 63537.6%White alone
    • 855.0%Hispanic
    • 221.3%Two or more races
    • 80.5%American Indian alone
    • 80.5%Asian alone

Races in Belhaven detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Belhaven: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (6.1%), United States (5.4%), Irish (4.4%), German (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 4 feet

Land area: 1.50 square miles.

Population density: 1,076 people per square mile   (low).

Belhaven,NC real estate house value index trend

Belhaven, North Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Belhaven:

  • High school or higher: 68.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 10.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Belhaven town:

  • Never married: 36.9%
  • Now married: 31.2%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 14.2%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

90 residents are foreign born (4.3% Latin America).

This town:

4.7%
North Carolina:

7.6%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Belhaven, North Carolina as of December 09, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Belhaven to the number of sex offenders is 328 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $778 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $737 (0.8%)

Belhaven satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, NC (42.3 miles , pop. 60,476).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Virginia Beach, VA (94.2 miles , pop. 425,257).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (318.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Pantego, NC (1.9 miles) , Bath, NC (3.4 miles ), Bayview, NC (3.5 miles ), Pinetown, NC (3.8 miles) , Aurora, NC (4.4 miles ), Swan Quarter, NC (4.4 miles ), Hobucken, NC (4.6 miles) , River Road, NC (4.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $206,700
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $208,300
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,500
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $205,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.54 N, Longitude: 76.62 W

Area code: 252

Belhaven household income distribution Belhaven home values distribution

Crime rates in Belhaven by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 100000000000
per 100,000 49.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0200200000N/A1
per 100,000 0.0101.30.00.099.80.00.00.00.00.0N/A62.7
Robberies 114110320011
per 100,000 49.250.6204.150.949.90.0146.897.60.00.061.662.7
Assaults 454131191051712
per 100,000 196.7253.2204.1662.3548.9450.7489.5243.958.5411.361.6125.5
Burglaries 10342121182519192721189
per 100,000 491.61,721.51,071.41,069.8898.21,251.9930.0926.81,579.91,233.81,108.4564.6
Thefts 433539385037444430411718
per 100,000 2,114.11,772.21,989.81,935.82,495.01,852.82,153.72,146.31,755.42,408.91,046.81,129.2
Auto thefts 131002100000
per 100,000 49.2151.951.00.00.0100.248.90.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 000013010000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.049.9150.20.048.80.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.7) 286.6364.7271.4312.3382.3270.5309.3238.1200.4275.8156.4186.1

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Crime rate in Belhaven detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 11 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.39
North Carolina average:

2.41
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
North Carolina:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -325 (-14.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)

Work and jobs in Belhaven: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Belhaven, North Carolina

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Tornado activity:

Belhaven-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.8 miles away from the Belhaven town center killed 16 people and injured 153 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/17/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Belhaven-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 158.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/6/1994 at 19:54:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.6 LG, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 33.7 miles away from Belhaven center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 272.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 263.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 172.8 miles away from Belhaven center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 352.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Beaufort County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Tropical Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Belhaven topographic map

Birthplace of: Little Eva - Singer, Don Cox - Country music singer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Belhaven:

  • VIDANT PUNGO HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 210 EAST WATER ST)
  • VIDANT PUNGO HOSPITAL (202 EAST WATER ST)

Heliports located in Belhaven:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Belhaven:

  • Craven Community College (about 41 miles; New Bern, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,712)
  • East Carolina University (about 43 miles; Greenville, NC; FT enrollment: 23,943)
  • Pitt Community College (about 45 miles; Winterville, NC; FT enrollment: 7,026)
  • Elizabeth City State University (about 56 miles; Elizabeth City, NC; FT enrollment: 2,803)
  • Lenoir Community College (about 58 miles; Kinston, NC; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Edgecombe Community College (about 59 miles; Tarboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,058)
  • Coastal Carolina Community College (about 69 miles; Jacksonville, NC; FT enrollment: 4,502)

Private high school in Belhaven:

  • PUNGO CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 184, Location: 983 W MAIN ST, Grades: PK-12)

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Notable locations in Belhaven: Belhaven Memorial Museum (A), Belhaven Police Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Belhaven include: First Assembly of God Church (A), Mount Olive Pentecostal Church (B), Whiteplain Free Will Baptist Church (C), West Belhaven Church of Christ (D), Trinity United Methodist Church (E), Hoggard Temple Church of God (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Oddfellows Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Shoemaker Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Beaufort County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 72.5. This is about average.

City:

72.5
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.18. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.18
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.99
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 41.0%
(20.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.2% for Black residents, 31.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 59.1% for other race residents, 30.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  57.5%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.2%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
19 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill in 2000
19 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill in 2000

Belhaven, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Belhaven (2011 data):

  • Southern Bank and Trust Company: Belhaven Branch at 148 East Main Street, branch established on 1971/09/03. Info updated 2011/09/26: Bank assets: $2,039.8 mil, Deposits: $1,658.5 mil, headquarters in Mount Olive, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 66 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancshares (N.C.), Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Belhaven Main at 365 Pamlico Street, branch established on 1960/05/02. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • First Bank: Belhaven Branch 12 at 770 W Main St, branch established on 1898/01/01. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $3,289.4 mil, Deposits: $2,759.1 mil, headquarters in Troy, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.8
North Carolina average:

12.4

Belhaven travel time to work - commute Belhaven mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Belhaven town (based on Beaufort County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,67897
Mainline Protestant6,69347
Black Protestant2,19219
Catholic1,0201
Other3953
None21,781-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 11
Beaufort County:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Beaufort County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Beaufort County:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Here:

6.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.2%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Beaufort County:

34.1%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.0%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.8%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Belhaven:

42.0%
State:

44.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.7
North Carolina:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.8%
North Carolina:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Belhaven:

13.7%
North Carolina:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Belhaven:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Belhaven:

36.7%
North Carolina:

33.6%

General health condition:
Belhaven:

50.6%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.1%
State:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Belhaven, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$9,381$37,5240$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,090$48,5400$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$19,656$39,3120$0
Police - Other 4$9,250$27,7500$0
Streets and Highways 5$11,843$28,4230$0
Sewerage 2$8,077$48,4621$1,705
Water Supply 1$5,291$63,4920$0
Other and Unallocable 5$13,722$32,9330$0
Totals for Government 28$85,310$36,5611$1,705

Belhaven government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $975,000 ($604.84)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $4,142,000 ($2569.48)
    Electric Utilities: $2,026,000 ($1256.82)
    Police Protection: $416,000 ($258.06)
    Sewerage: $318,000 ($197.27)
    Financial Administration: $300,000 ($186.10)
    Central Staff Services: $185,000 ($114.76)
    Regular Highways: $167,000 ($103.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $137,000 ($84.99)
    Water Utilities: $136,000 ($84.37)
    General Public Buildings: $127,000 ($78.78)
    Parks & Recreation: $69,000 ($42.80)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $63,000 ($39.08)
    Housing & Community Development: $18,000 ($11.17)
    Fire Protection: $15,000 ($9.31)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($3.72)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $139,000 ($86.23)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $14,000 ($8.68)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($3.72)
    Electric Utilities: $3,000 ($1.86)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($1.24)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($1.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $928,000 ($575.68)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.62)

Belhaven government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $485,000 ($300.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $138,000 ($85.61)
    Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($13.65)
    All Other: $8,000 ($4.96)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,900,000 ($2419.35)
    Housing & Community Development: $18,000 ($11.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $305,000 ($189.21)
    All Other: $12,000 ($7.44)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $702,000 ($435.48)
    Interest Earnings: $104,000 ($64.52)
    Rents: $66,000 ($40.94)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,269,000 ($1407.57)
    Water Utilities: $208,000 ($129.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $80,000 ($49.63)
    Highways: $80,000 ($49.63)
    General Support: $49,000 ($30.40)
  • Tax - Property: $383,000 ($237.59)
    NEC: $26,000 ($16.13)
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,000 ($0.62)

Belhaven government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $21,000 ($13.03)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,324,000 ($1441.69)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $40,000 ($24.81)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($9.31)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,149,000 ($1333.13)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $135,000 ($83.75)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($3.72)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $2,250,000 ($1395.78)

Belhaven government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,158,000 ($718.36)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,824,000 ($2372.21)

4.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,220 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
North Carolina average:

7.13%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pitt County, NC  1.35% ($37,150 average AGI)
from Craven County, NC  0.21% ($29,471)
from Wake County, NC  0.17% ($39,107)


5.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,454 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
North Carolina average:

6.77%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pitt County, NC  1.68% ($28,462 average AGI)
to Craven County, NC  0.31% ($25,660)
to Wake County, NC  0.27% ($33,089)

Strongest AM radio stations in Belhaven:

  • WDLX (930 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WJPI (1470 AM; 5 kW; PLYMOUTH, NC; Owner: FREE TEMPLE MINISTRIES INC..)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGH (1310 AM; 20 kW; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WGHB (1250 AM; 5 kW; FARMVILLE, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA, INC.)
  • WRNS (960 AM; 5 kW; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Belhaven:

  • WQZL (101.1 FM; BELHAVEN, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WERO (93.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNCT-FM (107.9 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMGV (103.3 FM; NEWPORT, NC; Owner: WMGV LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCBZ (103.7 FM; WILLIAMSTON, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WRSF (105.7 FM; COLUMBIA, NC; Owner: EAST CAROLINA RADIO, INC.)
  • WWOC (94.5 FM; HATTERAS, NC; Owner: MAX MEDIA OF THE CAROLINAS LLC)
  • WIKS (101.9 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WIKS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WERX-FM (102.5 FM; COLUMBIA, NC; Owner: LAWRENCE LOESCH & MARGARET LOESCH)
  • WCZI (98.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WXNR (99.5 FM; GRIFTON, NC; Owner: WXNR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPNC-FM (95.9 FM; PLYMOUTH, NC; Owner: DURLYN BROADCASTING, CO.)

TV broadcast stations around Belhaven:

  • WUND-TV (Channel 2; COLUMBIA, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WITN-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: WITN LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WNCT-TV (Channel 9; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCTI-TV (Channel 12; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNM-TV (Channel 19; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFTB-LP (Channel 55; WILLIAMSTON, ETC., NC; Owner: FREE TEMPLE MINISTRIES, INC.)

Belhaven fatal accident list:

Nov 22, 1998 01:27 PM, W Bay Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 16, 1995 08:20 PM, Us264, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 11, 1989 02:29 PM, 264, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 22, 1981 01:56 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 1,000Total average daily traffic
  • 70Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,000Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Belhaven)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Belhaven, NC)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Belhaven)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 98 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR W670 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 697Y , Serial Number: 248, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 02/26/1964
    Registrant (Corporation): Carolina Thunder Aircraft Inc, 3574 New Lake Rd, Belhaven, NC 27810
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7174V , Serial Number: 20-0046, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 12/27/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth E Collier, 425 W Waterway Dr, Belhaven, NC 27810
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 78676 , Serial Number: 17257715, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 10/24/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Michael T Ahearn, 1201 Little Creek Road Ext, Belhaven, NC 27810
  • Aircraft: RANS INC COYOTE S5 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 877SS , Serial Number: 90135
    Registrant (Individual): Chester W Smith, 2694 Highway 99, Belhaven, NC 27810
  • Aircraft: LOCKWOOD RICHARD ZENITH AIRCRAFT 701 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX SEE BOMBADIER (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 89DJ , Serial Number: 75663, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 07/12/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Walter M Iii Oneal, 9106 Nc Highway 45 N, Belhaven, NC 27810

Drinking water stations with addresses in Belhaven and their reported violations in the past:

BELHAVEN WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,960, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2005), St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2005), St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2006)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1993, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (JUL-25-1994), Fed Public Notif requested (JUL-25-1994), Fed Compliance achieved (AUG-23-1994), Fed No addtl Formal Action needed (DEC-02-1994), St Intentional no-action (JUL-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2010)
DOWRY CREEK MARINA (Address: MARY KLAPPERICH, OWNER , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Belhaven

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Belhaven, NC
Most common first names in Belhaven, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William7273.6 years
James5770.7 years
John5171.9 years
Mary4477.3 years
George2371.4 years
David2272.4 years
Willie1972.7 years
Charles1973.1 years
Annie1982.1 years
Robert1765.3 years
Most common last names in Belhaven, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5273.3 years
Davis4468.9 years
Sawyer2975.8 years
Spencer2574.3 years
Windley2474.2 years
Gibbs2377.7 years
Clark2377.3 years
Oneal1980.3 years
Foster1972.0 years
Selby1968.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (48%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (44%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
Businesses in Belhaven, NC
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Hardee's1
Advance Auto Parts1U.S. Cellular2
Dunkin Donuts2

Belhaven compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Belhaven on our top lists:

  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
There are 3 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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