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Nags Head, NC (North Carolina) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $339,529 (it was $143,400 in 2000)
Nags Head:

$339,529
North Carolina:

$171,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $276,448 - $446,469

Nags Head,NC index of house prices

Total population: 2,840 (Urban population: 2,322 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 369 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 4,991 (1,314 occupied: 876 owner occupied, 438 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

33%
State:

35%

Housing density: 764 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017 in this county: $383,615.

Median contract rent in 2017: $604 (lower quartile is $472, upper quartile is $709)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $2,429


Median gross rent in Nags Head, NC in 2017: $714

Housing units in Nags Head with a mortgage: 552 (0 second mortgage, 107 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 323

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $66,764

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $67,487

Median monthly housing costs: $1,313


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Nags Head, North Carolina Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1990

Median year apartment built: 1981

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,917
  • In family households: 2,047 (479 male householders, 313 female householders)
    604 spouses, 497 children (452 natural, 34 adopted, 9 stepchildren), 53 grandchildren, 39 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 29 other relatives, 26 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 796 (175 male householders (118 living alone)), 344 female householders (217 living alone)), 273 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 76

Size of family households: 502 2-persons, 133 3-persons, 139 4-persons, 15 5-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 336 1-person, 144 2-persons, 21 3-persons, 16 4-persons.

259 married couples with children.
119 single-parent households (0 men, 119 women).

96.3% of residents of Nags Head speak English at home.
2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
1.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 59 (2.0%)
(79.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.5
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Nags Head, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Nags Head, North Carolina
  • 0no bedroom
  • 81 bedroom
  • 512 bedrooms
  • 5313 bedrooms
  • 2494 bedrooms
  • 425+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nags Head, North Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nags Head, North Carolina
  • 0no bedroom
  • 361 bedroom
  • 1022 bedrooms
  • 1603 bedrooms
  • 1054 bedrooms
  • 345+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Nags Head in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Nags Head in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 8no vehicle
  • 2851 vehicle
  • 3552 vehicles
  • 2033 vehicles
  • 204 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Nags Head in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Nags Head in renter-occupied apartments
  • 47no vehicle
  • 1391 vehicle
  • 1492 vehicles
  • 783 vehicles
  • 84 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Nags Head, North Carolina
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Nags Head, North Carolina
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 163 rooms
  • 1064 rooms
  • 2275 rooms
  • 1516 rooms
  • 1487 rooms
  • 748 rooms
  • 1569+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nags Head, North Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Nags Head, North Carolina
  • 01 room
  • 372 rooms
  • 93 rooms
  • 1744 rooms
  • 835 rooms
  • 356 rooms
  • 307 rooms
  • 498 rooms
  • 149+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2017 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Nags Head, NC
  • Nags Head, NC household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Nags Head, NC in 2017
  • 96Less than $10,000
  • 43$10,000 to $19,999
  • 97$20,000 to $29,999
  • 111$30,000 to $39,999
  • 170$40,000 to $49,999
  • 164$50,000 to $59,999
  • 126$60,000 to $74,999
  • 146$75,000 to $99,999
  • 154$100,000 to $124,999
  • 104$125,000 to $149,999
  • 39$150,000 to $199,999
  • 78$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Nags Head, NC

  • Distribution of house value in Nags Head, NC in 2017
  • 6Less than $10,000
  • 7$40,000 to $49,999
  • 8$100,000 to $124,999
  • 9$125,000 to $149,999
  • 30$150,000 to $174,999
  • 17$175,000 to $199,999
  • 113$200,000 to $249,999
  • 217$250,000 to $299,999
  • 281$300,000 to $399,999
  • 163$400,000 to $499,999
  • 84$500,000 to $749,999
  • 10$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 8$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 16$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Nags Head, NC

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Nags Head, NC in 2017
  • 4$450 to $499
  • 40$500 to $549
  • 23$600 to $649
  • 44$700 to $749
  • 27$800 to $899
  • 155$1,000 to $1,249
  • 106$1,250 to $1,499
  • 52$1,500 to $1,999
  • 31No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 95.8%
Number of people working at home: 198 (11.9% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 99
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 223
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 260
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 354
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 265
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 7
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 89
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 6
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 0
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 55
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 64
  • 90 or more minutes: 27
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Nags Head

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,860 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 449 (13%)
  • Taxi: 7 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 15 (0%)
  • Walked: 50 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 198 (6%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 100.0%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 100.0%Males
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Nags Head, North Carolina
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Nags Head, North Carolina
  • 282010 or later
  • 172000 to 2009
  • 71990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 25Before 1970
Ancestries in Nags Head, NC

First ancestries reported:

  • English: 306 (25.0%)
  • American: 263 (21.5%)
  • Irish: 78 (6.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 62 (5.1%)
  • Italian: 61 (5.0%)
  • German: 57 (4.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 54 (4.4%)
  • Brazilian: 25 (2.0%)
  • Czech: 21 (1.7%)
  • Scottish: 19 (1.6%)
  • European: 15 (1.2%)
  • Swedish: 10 (0.8%)
  • French: 9 (0.7%)
  • Finnish: 8 (0.7%)
  • Canadian: 7 (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 6 (0.5%)
  • Russian: 5 (0.4%)
  • West Indian: 4 (0.3%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

Belarus
Nags Head:

40.0% (24)
North Carolina:

0.1% (1,015)

Korea
Nags Head:

35.0% (21)
North Carolina:

1.8% (14,445)

Uruguay
Nags Head:

21.7% (13)
North Carolina:

0.1% (1,152)

Russia
Nags Head:

11.7% (7)
North Carolina:

0.8% (6,496)

France
Nags Head:

3.3% (2)
North Carolina:

0.4% (2,897)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,083
  • Other state: 1,734
  • Northeast: 465
  • Midwest: 207
  • South: 987
  • West: 66

73.8% of Nags Head residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36.8% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 28.0% lived in North Carolina.


Nags Head:

73.8%
State average:

85.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 6
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 3
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 20
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 274
  • Less than 1 year of college: 171
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 118
  • Associate degree: 84
  • Bachelor's degree: 259
  • Master's degree: 106
  • Professional school degree: 20
  • Doctorate degree: 14
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 2
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 183
  • Less than 1 year of college: 118
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 135
  • Associate degree: 261
  • Bachelor's degree: 407
  • Master's degree: 70
  • Professional school degree: 49
  • Doctorate degree: 9
Educational Attainment for Females
Nags Head marital status for males
Nags Head marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,167
  • One, attached: 47
  • Two: 150
  • 3 or 4: 48
  • 5 to 9: 287
  • 10 to 19: 153
  • 20 to 49: 78
  • Mobile homes: 53

Median worth of mobile homes: $15,715

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 1.8%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 1.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Nags Head
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Nags Head, NC
  • 91.6%Electricity
  • 6.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Nags Head, NC
  • 92.6%Electricity
  • 5.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
North Carolina:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
North Carolina:

10.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 34
Here:

22.5%
North Carolina:

17.9%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability