Havelock, North Carolina

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Population in 2022: 16,188 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: -27.9%
 
Males: 9,437  (58.3%)
Females: 6,751  (41.7%)
Median resident age:

24.3 years
North Carolina median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 28532, 28533.

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Estimated median household income in 2022: $58,588 (it was $35,351 in 2000)
Havelock:

$58,588
NC:

$67,481

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $30,279 (it was $15,586 in 2000)

Havelock city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $185,457 (it was $81,700 in 2000)
Havelock:

$185,457
NC:

$280,600

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $220,719; detached houses: $232,982; townhouses or other attached units: $176,349; mobile homes: $93,289

Median gross rent in 2022: $1,193.

March 2022 cost of living index in Havelock: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 13.8%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.8% for Black residents, 17.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.7% for American Indian residents, 25.4% for other race residents, 28.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Havelock, NC (2022)
    • 9,64457.7%White alone
    • 2,85417.1%Hispanic
    • 2,18313.1%Black alone
    • 1,5859.5%Two or more races
    • 7444.4%Asian alone
    • 780.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 450.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.03%Other race alone

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According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists, there were 49 registered sex offenders living in Havelock, North Carolina as of May 22, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Havelock is 430 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Havelock by year

Type

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.1)
3
(17.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
6
(28.3)
6
(28.9)
1
(4.8)
1
(4.8)
0
(0.0)
4
(19.8)
1
(5.0)
12
(59.6)
10
(50.7)
7
(36.0)
1
(5.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(23.6)
6
(28.9)
4
(19.1)
1
(4.8)
6
(29.6)
3
(14.9)
8
(40.3)
6
(29.8)
9
(45.6)
4
(20.6)
3
(17.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
31
(146.4)
31
(149.3)
11
(52.4)
3
(14.5)
21
(103.5)
18
(89.3)
18
(90.6)
36
(178.9)
43
(218.0)
32
(164.5)
27
(157.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
250
(1,181)
147
(707.9)
83
(395.6)
64
(309.3)
141
(695.2)
160
(793.8)
183
(921.0)
147
(730.3)
94
(476.6)
84
(431.9)
61
(356.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
331
(1,563)
348
(1,676)
294
(1,401)
153
(739.5)
341
(1,681)
316
(1,568)
332
(1,671)
378
(1,878)
345
(1,749)
272
(1,398)
273
(1,596)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(66.1)
10
(48.2)
6
(28.6)
1
(4.8)
8
(39.4)
10
(49.6)
15
(75.5)
15
(74.5)
7
(35.5)
9
(46.3)
9
(52.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.9)
3
(14.9)
2
(10.1)
5
(24.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.8)
City-Data.com crime index209.5191.7106.059.8148.6160.4171.6224.6204.0168.0169.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Havelock, NC

Crime rate in Havelock detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 36 (26 officers - 21 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
North Carolina average:

2.27
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Ancestries: American (19.8%), German (6.9%), Irish (6.9%), English (6.1%), Italian (1.7%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 16.7 square miles.

Population density: 969 people per square mile   (low).

Havelock, North Carolina map

764 residents are foreign born (2.0% Asia, 1.7% Latin America).

This city:

4.6%
North Carolina:

8.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $1,440 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $1,660 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jacksonville, NC (29.7 miles , pop. 66,715).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (117.4 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (366.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Neuse Forest, NC (2.4 miles ),
Newport, NC (2.6 miles ),
Minnesott Beach, NC (2.9 miles ),
Arapahoe, NC (3.3 miles ),
Broad Creek, NC (3.4 miles ),
Indian Beach, NC (3.7 miles),
Fairfield Harbour, NC (3.7 miles ),
Pine Knoll Shores, NC (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 34.88 N, Longitude: 76.91 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +748 (+4.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,231 (44.4%)

Area code: 252

Distribution of median household income in Havelock, NC in 2022
Distribution of house value in Havelock, NC in 2022

Havelock satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 1 building, cost: $146,400
  • 2020: 23 buildings, average cost: $171,900
  • 2019: 18 buildings, average cost: $171,900
  • 2018: 14 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2017: 13 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2015: 10 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $103,300
  • 2010: 25 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2007: 39 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2006: 121 buildings, average cost: $99,100
  • 2005: 153 buildings, average cost: $89,600
  • 2004: 202 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2003: 105 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2002: 97 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2001: 66 buildings, average cost: $104,400
  • 2000: 54 buildings, average cost: $101,600
  • 1999: 39 buildings, average cost: $86,300
  • 1998: 64 buildings, average cost: $68,900
  • 1997: 56 buildings, average cost: $82,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Havelock, NC residents
Average permit cost in Havelock, NC
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

3.1%
North Carolina:

3.2%
Historical population in Havelock, NC
Historical housing units in Havelock, NC

Population change in the 1990s: +1,915 (+9.3%).
Most common industries in Havelock, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (17.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Construction (5.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (27.9%)
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (5.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.7%)
  • Public administration (8.7%)
  • Social assistance (8.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Havelock, NC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (11.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)
  • Carpenters (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Child care workers (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)

Average climate in Havelock, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Havelock, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2023 was 62.9. This is about average.

City:

62.9
U.S.:

72.6
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2023 was 38.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

38.1
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Havelock-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/17/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.4 miles away from the Havelock city center killed 2 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1969, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 9.6 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Havelock-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above North Carolina state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 217.0 miles away from Havelock center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 259.6 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 15.6 miles away from Havelock center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 230.9 miles away from Havelock center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 195.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 210.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Craven County (24) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 19, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Havelock topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Havelock:

  • CHERRY POINT BAY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (110 MCCOTTER BLVD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Havelock:

  • CROATAN RIDGE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NEWPORT, NC)
  • LIFE, INC NINE FOOT ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 7 miles away; NEWPORT, NC)
  • RIVERPOINT CREST NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; NEW BERN, NC)
  • CARTERET GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; MOREHEAD CITY, NC)
  • BMA OF CRYSTAL COAST INC (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; MOREHEAD CITY, NC)
  • CRAVEN COUNTY CHILDREN'S GROUP HOME #2 (Hospital, about 16 miles away; NEW BERN, NC)
  • HARBORVIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MOREHEAD CITY, NC)

Airports located in Havelock:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Havelock:

  • Craven Community College (about 20 miles; New Bern, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,712)
  • Coastal Carolina Community College (about 29 miles; Jacksonville, NC; FT enrollment: 4,502)
  • Lenoir Community College (about 45 miles; Kinston, NC; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • Pitt Community College (about 55 miles; Winterville, NC; FT enrollment: 7,026)
  • East Carolina University (about 57 miles; Greenville, NC; FT enrollment: 23,943)
  • Wayne Community College (about 69 miles; Goldsboro, NC; FT enrollment: 3,174)
  • Mount Olive College (about 70 miles; Mount Olive, NC; FT enrollment: 3,097)

Public high schools in Havelock:

Public elementary/middle schools in Havelock:

Private elementary/middle school in Havelock:

  • ANNUNCIATION CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 93, Location: 246 E MAIN ST, Grades: PK-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Havelock: Havelock Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Havelock Water Treatment Plant (B), Havelock - Craven County Public Library (C), Britthaven of Havelock (D), US Military Police (E), Havelock City Hall (F), Havelock Police Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Slocum Village Shopping Center (1), Havelock Shopping Center (2), Gateway Shopping Center (3), Commercial Shopping Center (4), Cherry Plaza Shopping Center (5), Westbrooke Shopping Center (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Havelock include: First United Methodist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), McCotter Boulevard Baptist Church (C), Liberty Christian Church (D), Havelock Church (E), Saint Timothy Lutheran Church (F), Abundant Life Full Gospel Baptist Church (G), Cherry Point Church of Christ (H), Cherry Point Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Hunters Branch (A), Goodwin Creek (B), East Prong Slocum Creek (C), Cedar Creek (D), Caps Branch (E), Mill Creek (F), Still Gut (G), Southwest Prong Slocum Creek (H), Joes Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: E & B Bingo (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1333 East Main Street).

Hotels: Havelock-Days Inn (1220 E Main St), Days Inn Havelock NC (1220 East Main Street), Budget Inn Suites (105 North Nunn Street), Econo Lodge (1220 East Main Street), Comfort Inn Havelock (1013 East Main Street), Hampton Inn Havelock (105 Tourist Center Drive), Best Western Havelock Inn Motel (310 East Main Street).

Birthplace of: Bruce Carter (American football) - Football player, Dennis Mitchell - College track and field athlete, Marshall Moore - Novelist.

Craven County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
North Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

79.2%
Whole state:

66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.8%
Whole state:

5.9%


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
2,986 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary) in 2010
63 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Havelock in 2000:

  • 3,197 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 288 people in wards in military hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 223 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents
  • 51 people in nursing homes

Banks with branches in Havelock (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Havelock Main Branch at 1303 East Main Street, branch established on 1981/05/04. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: Havelock Main Branch at 132 East Main Street, branch established on 1951/01/24. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Havelock Branch at 566 Hwy 70 W, branch established on 2008/02/04. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)

For population 15 years and over in Havelock:

Marital status in Havelock, NC
  • Never married: 34.8%
  • Now married: 55.5%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 5.9%

For population 25 years and over in Havelock:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
North Carolina average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Havelock
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Havelock, NC (based on Craven County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant23,67398
Mainline Protestant12,74049
Catholic6,3942
Black Protestant4,46630
Other1,8066
Orthodox--
None54,426-
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: 23
Craven County:

2.39 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Craven County:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Craven County:

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Here:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 63
This county:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

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

10.3%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.3%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Craven County:

13.1%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Havelock:

47.6%
State:

48.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Havelock:

49.4%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Havelock:

28.1
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Havelock:

19.0%
North Carolina:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Havelock:

10.5%
North Carolina:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Havelock:

28.4%
North Carolina:

33.7%

General health condition:
This city:

59.8%
North Carolina:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Havelock:

84.0%
North Carolina:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Havelock, NC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 26$107,685$49,7011$1,405
Firefighters 15$60,859$48,6873$403
Water Supply 12$43,070$43,0700$0
Financial Administration 11$55,667$60,7280$0
Streets and Highways 9$27,278$36,3711$287
Other Government Administration 9$56,932$75,9098$6,469
Police - Other 9$31,070$41,4276$7,817
Other and Unallocable 8$33,957$50,9363$2,494
Parks and Recreation 8$29,040$43,5605$1,260
Fire - Other 4$25,101$75,3030$0
Sewerage 3$13,901$55,6040$0
Health 1$3,069$36,8282$2,288
Solid Waste Management 0$0 5$450
Totals for Government 115$487,629$50,88334$22,872

Havelock government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $2,936,000 ($181.37)
    Police Protection: $2,759,000 ($170.43)
    Water Utilities: $1,775,000 ($109.65)
    General - Other: $1,090,000 ($67.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,056,000 ($65.23)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,027,000 ($63.44)
    Central Staff Services: $911,000 ($56.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $877,000 ($54.18)
    Regular Highways: $852,000 ($52.63)
    Health - Other: $789,000 ($48.74)
    General Public Buildings: $261,000 ($16.12)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $87,000 ($5.37)
    Financial Administration: $42,000 ($2.59)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $587,000 ($36.26)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $287,000 ($17.73)
    Sewerage: $229,000 ($14.15)
    Police Protection: $183,000 ($11.30)
    General Public Building: $108,000 ($6.67)
    General - Other: $103,000 ($6.36)
    Health - Other: $100,000 ($6.18)
    Water Utilities: $62,000 ($3.83)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($1.85)

Havelock government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,554,000 ($219.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $976,000 ($60.29)
    Hospital Public: $705,000 ($43.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $57,000 ($3.52)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $7,000 ($0.43)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $119,000 ($7.35)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $118,000 ($7.29)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $894,000 ($55.23)
    Sale of Property: $108,000 ($6.67)
    Rents: $108,000 ($6.67)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,245,000 ($138.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,385,000 ($85.56)
    Highways: $484,000 ($29.90)
    Other: $162,000 ($10.01)
  • Tax - Property: $5,086,000 ($314.18)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,332,000 ($144.06)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $129,000 ($7.97)
    Other Selective Sales: $97,000 ($5.99)
    Motor Vehicle License: $20,000 ($1.24)
    Other License: $14,000 ($0.86)

Havelock government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,087,000 ($623.12)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,692,000 ($598.72)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $395,000 ($24.40)

10.34% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($56,958 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.34%
North Carolina average:

8.85%

0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,139 average AGI)
Craven County:

0.21%
North Carolina average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Carteret County, NC  0.82% ($45,502 average AGI)
from Onslow County, NC  0.43% ($39,445)
from Wake County, NC  0.33% ($67,231)


9.63% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($50,741 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.63%
North Carolina average:

7.89%

0.19% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,115 average AGI)
Craven County:

0.19%
North Carolina average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Carteret County, NC  0.66% ($56,050 average AGI)
to Onslow County, NC  0.65% ($41,395)
to Pitt County, NC  0.38% ($41,066)
Businesses in Havelock, NC
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
AutoZone1Little Caesars Pizza1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's2
Blockbuster1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King2Penske1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1Quality1
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts1Rue211
FedEx3SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1Sprint Nextel1
GNC1Subway2
GameStop1T-Mobile2
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Hardee's1U-Haul2
Hilton1UPS5
Holiday Inn1Waffle House1
KFC1Walmart1
Kincaid1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Havelock:

  • WANG (1330 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HAVELOCK, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WSMO (1120 AM; 20 kW; CAMP LEJEUNE, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WJCV (1290 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: DOWN EAST BROADCASTING CO INC.)
  • WSTK (910 AM; 5 kW; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNCT (1070 AM; 10 kW; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDLX (930 AM; 5 kW; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNOS (1450 AM; 1 kW; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: CTC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBTB (1400 AM; 1 kW; BEAUFORT, NC; Owner: EASTERN CAROLINA BROADCASTING COMPAN)
  • WRNS (960 AM; 5 kW; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Havelock:

  • WOTJ (90.7 FM; MOREHEAD CITY, NC; Owner: GRACE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WNBR (94.1 FM; ORIENTAL, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WRHT (96.3 FM; MOREHEAD CITY, NC; Owner: ABG NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WLGP (100.3 FM; HARKERS ISLAND, NC; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WRUP (97.9 FM; BAYBORO, NC; Owner: CONNER MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WMGV (103.3 FM; NEWPORT, NC; Owner: WMGV LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBJD (91.5 FM; ATLANTIC BEACH, NC; Owner: CRAVEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WANG-FM (105.1 FM; HAVELOCK, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WIKS (101.9 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WIKS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WERO (93.3 FM; WASHINGTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNCT-FM (107.9 FM; GREENVILLE, NC; Owner: WNCT LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSFL-FM (106.5 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: WSFL LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXNR (99.5 FM; GRIFTON, NC; Owner: WXNR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTEB (89.3 FM; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: CRAVEN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTKF (107.3 FM; ATLANTIC, NC; Owner: ATLANTIC RIDGE TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WRNS-FM (95.1 FM; KINSTON, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WKOO (98.7 FM; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WQZL (101.1 FM; BELHAVEN, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WXQR-FM (105.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • W218AR (91.5 FM; BEAUFORT, NC; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Havelock:

  • WCTI-TV (Channel 12; NEW BERN, NC; Owner: EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNM-TV (Channel 19; JACKSONVILLE, 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.)
  • WFXI (Channel 8; MOREHEAD CITY, NC; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF EASTERN CAROLINA LICENSE LLC)
  • WPXU-TV (Channel 35; JACKSONVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON JACKSONVILLE LICENSE, INC.)
  • W05BI (Channel 5; MOREHEAD CITY, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Havelock fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 177ft / 54.1mTotal length
  • $105,000Total costs
  • 122,150Total average daily traffic
  • 12,632Total average daily truck traffic
  • 240,150Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic
New bridges in Havelock, NC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2019
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Havelock, NC
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Havelock)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 132 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Havelock, NC)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (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: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 83 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Havelock)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Havelock)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 56. The highest number of reported fires - 115 took place in 2006, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Havelock, NC When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (43.9%), and Structure Fires (33.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Havelock, NC
    • 41543.9%Outside Fires
    • 32033.8%Structure Fires
    • 11612.3%Other
    • 9510.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Havelock, NC

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Havelock, North Carolina:

  • Econolodge, 1013 E Main St, Havelock, North Carolina 28532 , Phone: (252) 444-8444, Fax: (252) 444-5546
  • Hampton Inn Havelock, 105 Tourist Center Dr, Havelock, North Carolina 28532 , Phone: (252) 447-9400, Fax: (252) 447-9455
  • Holiday Inn Express And Suites, 103 Branchside Dr, Havelock, North Carolina 28532 , Phone: (252) 447-9000, Fax: (252) 447-9800
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Havelock, North Carolina
Most common first names in Havelock, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6772.2 years
William4969.3 years
John4972.5 years
George3968.5 years
Mary3874.9 years
Robert3164.5 years
Charles2872.2 years
Joseph2375.5 years
Thomas2071.2 years
Willie1769.9 years
Most common last names in Havelock, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Godette4672.8 years
Carter3474.7 years
Frazier3372.9 years
George3270.2 years
Smith3276.6 years
Moore2571.0 years
Taylor2273.5 years
Jones1966.9 years
Bell1775.7 years
Williams1667.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Havelock, NC
  • 84.6%Electricity
  • 7.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.8%Utility gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Havelock, NC
  • 95.5%Electricity
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Utility gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Havelock compared to North Carolina state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Havelock on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in military hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military transient quarters for temporary residents (population 1,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military barracks, etc. (population 1,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
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