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Population in July 2007: 5,424.
Males: 2,727  (50.3%)
Females: 2,697  (49.7%)

Median resident age:  38.1 years
North Carolina median age:  35.3 years

Zip codes: 28409.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $65,286 (it was $50,548 in 2000)
Seagate:

$65,286
NC:

$45,150
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $36,647

Seagate CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $225,188 (it was $147,700 in 2000)
Seagate:

$225,188
NC:

$150,100
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $422,464; Detached houses: $476,342; Townhouses or other attached units: $537,497; In 2-unit structures: $330,118; Mobile homes: $61,046

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  • White alone - 4,185 (91.2%)
  • Black alone - 203 (4.4%)
  • Hispanic - 105 (2.3%)
  • Two or more races - 51 (1.1%)
  • Asian alone - 31 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 11 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2 (0.04%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.04%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Seagate: 183.5 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (19.7%), German (15.4%), Irish (12.6%), United States (11.6%), Italian (5.7%), Scotch-Irish (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 3.55 square miles.

Population density: 1,528 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Seagate:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Seagate CDP:

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

122 residents are foreign born (1.0% Asia, 0.9% Europe, 0.6% Latin America).

This place:  2.7%
North Carolina:  7.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Seagate CDP:  0.8% ($1,199)
North Carolina:  0.9% ($826)
Seagate satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wilmington, NC (4.1 miles , pop. 75,838).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (120.6 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (427.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Wrightsville Beach, NC (1.6 miles ), Masonboro, NC (1.7 miles ), Wilmington, NC (2.0 miles ), Kings Grant, NC (2.1 miles ), Ogden, NC (2.2 miles ), Silver Lake, NC (2.3 miles ), Myrtle Grove, NC (2.4 miles ), Murraysville, NC (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 34.20 N, Longitude: 77.84 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 910

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.8%
North Carolina:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (4%)
  • Top executives (3%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)

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Average climate in Seagate, North Carolina

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Tornado activity:

Seagate-area historical tornado activity is near North Carolina state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/16/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.5 miles away from the Seagate place center killed 8 people and injured 20 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 6/13/1962, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Seagate-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below North Carolina state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 86.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

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

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Tropical Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Seagate:

  • CAPE FEAR HOSPITAL (Hospital, provides emergency services, about 2 miles away; WILMINGTON, NC)
  • BOWDEN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WILMINGTON, NC)
  • BRITTHAVEN OF WRIGHTSVILLE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WILMINGTON, NC)

Amtrak station near Seagate:

  • 7 miles: WILMINGTON (201 HARNETT ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seagate:

  • University of North Carolina-Wilmington (about 3 miles; Wilmington, NC; Full-time enrollment: 11,028)
  • Cape Fear Community College (about 7 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 3,987)
  • Mount Olive College (about 71 miles; Mount Olive, NC; FT enrollment: 2,812)
  • Horry-Georgetown Technical College (about 73 miles; Conway, SC; FT enrollment: 2,962)
  • Coastal Carolina University (about 73 miles; Conway, SC; FT enrollment: 7,254)
  • Wayne Community College (about 84 miles; Goldsboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,008)
  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 85 miles; Pembroke, NC; FT enrollment: 4,818)

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Churches in Seagate include: Bible Baptist Church (A), Zion Chapel (B), Seagate Baptist Church (C), Oleander United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Oleander Memorial Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

 
New Hanover County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 15.9. This is significantly better than average.
City:

15.9
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.32. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

4.32
U.S.:

2.43


Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.6%
Whole state:  69.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.8%
Whole state:  4.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

11.7%
Whole state:

12.3%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.4%
Whole state:

5.5%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Seagate, NC

Seagate compared to North Carolina state average:

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


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000


Seagate travel time to work - commute


Seagate mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (88%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Seagate CDP (based on New Hanover County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.19%
Here47.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal Church
Adherents34.6%17.0%13.4%7.9%6.1%
Congregations24.2%3.8%9.8%9.8%5.3%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaEvangelical Presbyterian ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)JewishOther
Adherents3.5%2.5%1.7%1.6%11.7%
Congregations3.8%1.5%3.8%1.5%36.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 44
This county:

2.31 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
New Hanover County:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
New Hanover County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 76
This county:

4.00 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 262
New Hanover County:

13.78 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.3%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

23.8%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
New Hanover County:

15.7%
State:

15.6%

11.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,565 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.03%
North Carolina average:

8.53%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($364 average AGI)
New Hanover County:

0.09%
North Carolina average:

0.17%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Pender County, NC  0.68% ($30,056 average AGI)
from Wake County, NC  0.65% ($50,610)
from Brunswick County, NC  0.64% ($47,281)


9.29% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($43,449 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.29%
North Carolina average:

7.27%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($142 average AGI)
New Hanover County:

0.04%
North Carolina average:

0.10%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Brunswick County, NC  1.33% ($46,091 average AGI)
to Pender County, NC  1.03% ($45,637)
to Wake County, NC  0.66% ($40,217)

Strongest AM radio stations in Seagate:

  • WAAV (980 AM; 5 kW; LELAND, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMYT (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CAROLINA BEACH, NC; Owner: FAMILY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMFD (630 AM; 1 kW; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: OCEAN BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • WLSG (1340 AM; 1 kW; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: FAMILY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WWIL (1490 AM; 1 kW; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: FAMILY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WSTK (910 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJCV (1290 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: DOWN EAST BROADCASTING CO INC.)
  • WENC (1220 AM; 5 kW; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: DHA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Seagate:

  • WRQR (104.5 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: OCEAN BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WBNE (93.7 FM; WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC; Owner: SEA-COMM, INC.)
  • WHQR (91.3 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: FRIENDS OF PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WGNI (102.7 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMNX (97.3 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWQQ-FM (101.3 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSFM (107.5 FM; SOUTHPORT, NC; Owner: SEA-COMM, INC.)
  • WKXB (99.9 FM; BURGAW, NC; Owner: SEA-COMM, INC.)
  • WUIN (106.7 FM; CAROLINA BEACH, NC; Owner: OCEAN BROADCASTING II, LLC)
  • WDVV (89.7 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: FAMILY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WWIL-FM (90.5 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: FAMILY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • W240AS (95.9 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: WILMINGTON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WKOO (98.7 FM; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WKXS-FM (94.1 FM; LELAND, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQSL (92.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WXQR-FM (105.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WAZO (98.3 FM; OAK ISLAND, NC; Owner: OCEAN BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WWTB (103.9 FM; TOPSAIL BEACH, NC; Owner: JACKSONVILLE-TOPSAIL RADIO LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Seagate:

  • WILM-LP (Channel 10; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: WILM, INC.)
  • WUNJ-TV (Channel 39; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W51CW (Channel 51; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WECT (Channel 6; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WPXU-TV (Channel 35; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON JACKSONVILLE LICENSE, INC.)
  • W47CK (Channel 47; SHALLOTTE, NC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING INC.)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$175,63928$284,620168$250,8278$173,11124$198,5541$226,160
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$91,5702$387,18513$183,5711$488,6604$262,4530$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$110,7505$176,31050$292,2113$42,5907$194,0490$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$226,4204$609,89328$226,9810$06$162,6000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$233,8680$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0119.02 , 0120.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$176,2553$194,1970$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$256,7501$329,3801$94,290
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$203,7551$224,5000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$165,6500$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0119.02 , 0120.01

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