Dare County

  1. Dare County Legal Resources
  2. Dare County Statistics
  3. Dare County Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Dare County Employment Information
  5. Dare County Family Information
  6. Dare County Education Information
  7. Dare County Business Information
  8. Dare County Public Benefits Information
  9. Dare County Criminal Information
  10. Dare County Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Dare County Cities
  12. Dare County Zip Codes


Dare County Legal Resources

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Dare County Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 29,967
  • Births / Deaths / Infant Deaths (2004): 460 / 275 / 0
  • Land Area (2000): 993.461 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 3,050.833 square kilometers
  • Farms (2002): 8
  • Farms under 50 acres (2002): 50.00%
  • Farms over 500 acres (2002): 37.50%
  • Gallons of water used per day (total / irrigation / public use) (2000): 7,000,000 / 1,000,000 / 6,000,000
  • Ground water as percent of water use (2000): 93.70%
  • Physicians (2004): 48
  • Community Hospitals (Beds) (2004): 1 (19)
  • Medicare Recipients (2005): 4,833
  • Federal Spending (2004): $210,230
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Dare County - Historical Places
Houses (2000): 26,671
Building Permits Issued (2006): 445
Valuation of Building Permits (2006): $123,413

Dare County Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 41,728 69.61%
 Rural, Farm 24 0.04%
 Rural, Non-farm 18,190 30.35%

Dare County Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Dare County Employment Information

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Dare County Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 14,239 13,586 654 4.59% 51
1991 14,623 13,652 972 6.64% 72
1992 14,956 13,748 1,208 8.08% 87
1993 15,038 13,902 1,136 7.55% 81
1994 15,341 14,424 917 5.97% 65
1995 15,938 14,986 952 5.97% 65
1996 16,640 15,656 984 5.92% 65
1997 17,763 16,719 1,044 5.88% 64
1998 18,096 17,073 1,023 5.65% 62
1999 18,583 17,671 912 4.91% 53
2000 18,771 17,958 813 4.33% 46
2001 18,994 17,919 1,075 5.66% 60
2002 20,885 19,733 1,153 5.52% 59
2003 21,776 20,665 1,111 5.10% 55
2004 22,450 21,399 1,052 4.69% 50
2005 22,650 21,587 1,064 4.70% 49
2006 22,492 21,486 1,006 4.47% 47
2007 23,299 22,197 1,102 4.73% 49
2008 23,323 21,986 1,337 5.73% 60
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 20,475 18,394 2,081 10.16% 102
Feb 2008 20,211 18,273 1,938 9.59% 96
Mar 2008 20,709 19,108 1,601 7.73% 77
Apr 2008 22,126 20,960 1,166 5.27% 53
May 2008 23,250 22,151 1,099 4.73% 47
Jun 2008 25,920 24,868 1,052 4.06% 41
Jul 2008 26,883 25,809 1,074 4.00% 40
Aug 2008 26,198 25,196 1,002 3.82% 38
Sep 2008 24,131 23,114 1,017 4.21% 42
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Dare County Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 3,830 22.15%
2. Accommodation and Food Services 1,618 9.36%
3. Public Administration 1,362 7.88%
4. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 1,024 5.92%
5. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 682 3.94%
6. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 652 3.77%
7. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 540 3.12%
8. Repair and Maintenance 518 3.00%
9. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 504 2.91%
10. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 458 2.65%
11. Educational Services 446 2.58%
12. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 400 2.31%
13. Food and Beverage Stores 360 2.08%
14. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 328 1.90%
15. Groceries and Related Products, Wholesale 306 1.77%
16. Utilities 268 1.55%
17. Health Care 264 1.53%
18. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 248 1.43%
19. Other Transportation 246 1.42%
20. Finance and Insurance 238 1.38%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Accommodation and Food Services 1,934 13.72%
2. Educational Services 1,590 11.28%
3. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1,564 11.09%
4. Health Care 1,008 7.15%
5. Public Administration 872 6.18%
6. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 692 4.91%
7. Social Assistance 476 3.38%
8. Finance and Insurance 472 3.35%
9. Construction 464 3.29%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 444 3.15%
11. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 398 2.82%
12. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 370 2.62%
13. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 368 2.61%
14. Department and Other General Stores 336 2.38%
15. Personal and Laundry Services 298 2.11%
16. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 252 1.79%
17. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 208 1.48%
18. Furniture, Furnishings, and Appliances 188 1.33%
19. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 168 1.19%
20. Other Direct Selling Estab 164 1.16%

Dare County Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Carpenters 1,460 8.44%
2. Other Sales and Related Occupations 1,108 6.41%
3. Other Management Occupations 1,106 6.40%
4. Fishing / Hunting / Forestry 1,022 5.91%
5. Other Installation / Maintenance 746 4.31%
6. Top Executives 644 3.72%
7. Other Construction Trades 604 3.49%
8. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 546 3.16%
9. Vehicle Mechanics 536 3.10%
10. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 474 2.74%
11. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 470 2.72%
12. Law Enforcement Workers 430 2.49%
13. Other Food Preparation and Servers 422 2.44%
14. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 390 2.26%
15. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 370 2.14%
16. Other Production Occupations 368 2.13%
17. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 330 1.91%
18. Construction Laborers 324 1.87%
19. Electricians 260 1.50%
20. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 226 1.31%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Sales and Related Occupations 1,246 8.84%
2. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 924 6.55%
3. Other Management Occupations 868 6.16%
4. Secretaries and Admins 714 5.06%
5. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 706 5.01%
6. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 704 4.99%
7. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 682 4.84%
8. Waiters and Waitresses 672 4.77%
9. Other Office and Admin Support 520 3.69%
10. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 472 3.35%
11. Cashiers 444 3.15%
12. Registered Nurses 400 2.84%
13. Business Operations Specialists 328 2.33%
14. Other Food Preparation and Servers 314 2.23%
15. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 256 1.82%
16. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 248 1.76%
17. Health Technologists and Technicians 242 1.72%
18. Child Care Workers 236 1.67%
19. Art and Design Workers 224 1.59%
20. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 216 1.53%

Dare County Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 28,771 59.16%
15-35 hours 6,076 12.49%
1-14 hours 1,406 2.89%
No regular hours 12,383 25.46%

Dare County Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 796 2.71%
5 AM-5:29 AM 594 2.02%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 594 2.02%
6 AM-6:29 AM 1,684 5.73%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 2,582 8.79%
7 AM-7:29 AM 4,124 14.03%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 5,214 17.74%
8 AM-8:29 AM 4,720 16.06%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 2,310 7.86%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 2,658 9.05%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 954 3.25%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 288 0.98%
Noon-3:59 PM 1,643 5.59%
4 PM-11:59 PM 1,224 4.17%

Dare County Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 2,296 7.81%
5-9 5,702 19.40%
10-14 5,874 19.99%
15-19 5,367 18.26%
20-24 3,118 10.61%
25-29 1,152 3.92%
30-34 2,160 7.35%
35-39 326 1.11%
40-44 552 1.88%
45-59 1,244 4.23%
60-89 876 2.98%
At least 90 718 2.44%

Dare County Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 42 0.14% 23,467 79.86%
30-44 4 0.01% 3,034 10.32%
45-59 0 0.00% 1,244 4.23%
At least 60 0 0.00% 1,594 5.42%

Dare County Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 190 0.62%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 4,368 14.16%
 Car / truck / van, solo 23,701 76.85%
 Motorcycle 32 0.10%
 Other 360 1.17%
 Public transportation 46 0.15%
 Walked 688 2.23%
 Worked at home 1,456 4.72%

Dare County Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Dare County Family Information

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Households (2000): 25,370 (59,470 people)
Families (2000): 17,008 (47,618 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 7,436
People at same address in 1995: 28,299

Dare County Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,614 6.36%
$10,000-$14,999 1,286 5.07%
$15,000-$19,999 1,558 6.14%
$20,000-$24,999 1,682 6.63%
$25,000-$29,999 1,822 7.18%
$30,000-$34,999 1,894 7.46%
$35,000-$39,999 1,712 6.75%
$40,000-$44,999 1,738 6.85%
$45,000-$49,999 1,494 5.89%
$50,000-$59,999 2,682 10.57%
$60,000-$74,999 2,670 10.52%
$75,000-$99,999 2,612 10.29%
$100,000-$124,999 996 3.93%
$125,000-$149,999 518 2.04%
$150,000-$199,999 564 2.22%
$200,000 or more 530 2.09%

Dare County Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 3,176 25.03%
 Family, 2 people 4,368 34.42%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 870 6.86%
 Family, 3 people 1,913 15.07%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 137 1.08%
 Family, 4 people 1,435 11.31%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 40 0.32%
 Family, 5 people 558 4.40%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 8 0.06%
 Family, 6 people 133 1.05%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 5 0.04%
 Family, 7 or more people 44 0.35%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 3 0.02%

Dare County Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 20,828 28.13%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 10,584 14.29%
Public Assistance 322 0.43%
Retirement 5,742 7.75%
Self Employment 5,952 8.04%
Social Security 6,852 9.25%
Supplemental Security 618 0.83%
Wage / Salary 19,130 25.84%
Other 4,016 5.42%

Dare County Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 8,910 62.06%
 With children under 18 5,448 37.94%

Dare County Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 2,424 9.77%
 Married 15,668 63.18%
 Never Married 6,042 24.36%
 Widowed 666 2.69%

Dare County Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 2,950 12.00%
 Married 15,484 63.01%
 Never Married 3,894 15.85%
 Widowed 2,246 9.14%

Dare County Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Dare County Education Information

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Dare County Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 1,378 2.92%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 4,462 9.46%
 High school diploma or equivalent 13,352 28.32%
 Some college, no degree 12,696 26.93%
 Associate degree 2,982 6.32%
 Bachelors degree 8,586 18.21%
 Graduate or professional degree 3,692 7.83%

Dare County Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 170 0.57% 558 1.86% 728 2.43%
Kindergarten 556 1.86% 12 0.04% 568 1.90%
Grades 1-4 2,720 9.08% 154 0.51% 2,874 9.59%
Grades 5-8 3,128 10.44% 200 0.67% 3,328 11.11%
Grades 9-12 2,938 9.80% 212 0.71% 3,150 10.51%
Undergrad college 958 3.20% 150 0.50% 1,108 3.70%
Graduate or professional school 182 0.61% 74 0.25% 256 0.85%
Total 10,652 35.55% 1,360 4.54% 12,012 40.08%

Dare County Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Dare County Business Information

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Wholesale trade sales (2002): $110,207,000
Retail sales (2002): $697,172,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $204,301,000
Value of Manufacturers' Shipments (2002): $86,014
Retired workers (2005): 4,015

Dare County Businesses Changes By Year


Year - Type  Business Births  Business Deaths  Business Expansions  Business Contractions  Stable Businesses
1999 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 11 8 13 24 23
1999 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 1 2 2
1999 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 1 6 9 13 16
1999 - Construction 45 20 67 53 56
1999 - Educational Services 1 0 3 1 1
1999 - Finance & Insurance 5 7 14 4 29
1999 - Health Care & Social Assistance 3 2 10 10 17
1999 - Information 4 4 6 3 8
1999 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 1 0 0 0 2
1999 - Manufacturing 6 5 15 7 8
1999 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 8 3 25 21 48
1999 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 11 8 36 12 30
1999 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 12 5 28 18 36
1999 - Retail Trade 28 38 107 92 96
1999 - Transportation & Warehousing 5 3 8 4 17
1999 - Unclassified 2 0 0 0 0
1999 - Utilities 0 0 0 0 1
1999 - Wholesale Trade 3 2 9 9 17
1999 - Total 146 111 351 273 407
2000 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 7 16 25 17 14
2000 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 3 1 2 0 1
2000 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 3 2 14 7 15
2000 - Construction 35 30 74 59 58
2000 - Educational Services 2 1 2 2 0
2000 - Finance & Insurance 2 3 7 13 29
2000 - Health Care & Social Assistance 5 3 16 6 15
2000 - Information 2 2 4 7 8
2000 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 1 0 0 0 2
2000 - Manufacturing 4 4 13 9 10
2000 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 11 9 27 25 41
2000 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 10 5 23 20 39
2000 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 10 11 30 15 38
2000 - Retail Trade 35 30 115 76 104
2000 - Transportation & Warehousing 2 4 7 5 18
2000 - Unclassified 9 1 0 0 1
2000 - Utilities 0 0 1 0 0
2000 - Wholesale Trade 3 5 12 6 16
2000 - Total 144 127 372 267 409
2001 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 11 7 23 18 19
2001 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 1 2 3 1
2001 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 5 4 8 14 14
2001 - Construction 39 27 82 42 74
2001 - Educational Services 2 0 3 0 2
2001 - Finance & Insurance 6 2 18 12 19
2001 - Health Care & Social Assistance 8 5 10 12 15
2001 - Information 5 3 4 2 10
2001 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 1 0 1 0 2
2001 - Manufacturing 2 4 9 13 10
2001 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 9 2 33 17 52
2001 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 16 13 25 20 31
2001 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 11 12 30 18 35
2001 - Retail Trade 30 18 104 105 101
2001 - Transportation & Warehousing 5 2 3 5 22
2001 - Unclassified 4 5 0 0 2
2001 - Utilities 0 0 0 1 0
2001 - Wholesale Trade 6 4 13 6 14
2001 - Total 162 109 368 288 423
2002 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 14 11 21 22 21
2002 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 3 1 2 2
2002 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 8 7 9 6 18
2002 - Construction 31 23 68 72 75
2002 - Educational Services 2 1 2 2 3
2002 - Finance & Insurance 7 1 17 8 29
2002 - Health Care & Social Assistance 5 3 24 8 9
2002 - Information 4 3 5 2 11
2002 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 1 2 1
2002 - Manufacturing 4 4 19 4 7
2002 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 11 14 28 27 41
2002 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 13 8 27 18 38
2002 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 15 7 29 22 36
2002 - Retail Trade 44 45 112 92 91
2002 - Transportation & Warehousing 7 7 3 7 17
2002 - Unclassified 2 3 0 0 0
2002 - Utilities 0 0 1 0 0
2002 - Wholesale Trade 3 2 15 11 12
2002 - Total 171 142 382 305 411
2003 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 11 11 13 24 25
2003 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 2 3 0 1
2003 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 4 10 7 12 9
2003 - Construction 50 21 78 54 88
2003 - Educational Services 1 1 2 0 5
2003 - Finance & Insurance 9 5 25 12 21
2003 - Health Care & Social Assistance 9 7 19 6 12
2003 - Information 3 4 6 4 11
2003 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 1 0 1 1
2003 - Manufacturing 4 2 14 9 8
2003 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 12 9 34 16 48
2003 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 11 9 33 16 38
2003 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 21 11 28 25 47
2003 - Retail Trade 42 43 105 112 107
2003 - Transportation & Warehousing 6 10 5 2 15
2003 - Unclassified 3 1 0 0 0
2003 - Utilities 0 0 1 0 0
2003 - Wholesale Trade 3 2 13 12 17
2003 - Total 190 149 386 305 453
2004 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 15 10 24 19 17
2004 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 3 0 1 0 2
2004 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 7 2 7 10 15
2004 - Construction 58 35 79 74 87
2004 - Educational Services 1 0 1 1 6
2004 - Finance & Insurance 8 4 28 12 21
2004 - Health Care & Social Assistance 9 1 16 10 17
2004 - Information 5 5 5 7 9
2004 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 1 0 1 0 1
2004 - Manufacturing 2 6 15 11 6
2004 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 18 7 28 29 42
2004 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 21 12 24 20 43
2004 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 22 14 47 21 36
2004 - Retail Trade 58 40 121 92 112
2004 - Transportation & Warehousing 13 3 5 2 18
2004 - Unclassified 4 1 0 0 0
2004 - Utilities 0 1 0 0 1
2004 - Wholesale Trade 4 1 9 12 21
2004 - Total 249 142 411 320 454
2005 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 18 9 18 24 23
2005 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 0 1 0 5
2005 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 7 5 18 6 8
2005 - Construction 51 33 83 93 88
2005 - Educational Services 3 1 2 1 5
2005 - Finance & Insurance 7 10 14 18 28
2005 - Health Care & Social Assistance 7 6 14 17 16
2005 - Information 3 7 5 6 7
2005 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 0 0 1 2
2005 - Manufacturing 7 2 14 13 5
2005 - Mining 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 15 12 37 27 47
2005 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 21 13 30 27 37
2005 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 35 13 35 33 46
2005 - Retail Trade 41 34 128 113 108
2005 - Transportation & Warehousing 8 10 1 8 18
2005 - Unclassified 0 2 0 0 0
2005 - Utilities 0 0 1 0 0
2005 - Wholesale Trade 3 6 14 11 15
2005 - Total 227 163 415 398 458

Wholesale Trade Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Dare County Public Benefits Information

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Dare County Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 54,540 91.97%
 Below Poverty Level 4,762 8.03%

Dare County Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1970 $521 $6 $634 $0 $0 $1,019 $2,174 $1,021 $1,774 $211
1971 $547 $6 $666 $0 $0 $1,071 $2,284 $1,072 $1,863 $221
1972 $938 $48 $1,138 $0 $0 $895 $2,971 $992 $1,330 $487
1973 $819 $386 $1,307 $0 $0 $217 $2,343 $1,055 $1,261 $616
1974 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1975 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1976 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1977 $1,614 $691 $2,460 $0 $0 $1,231 $5,305 $2,951 $6,542 $5,641
1978 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1979 $2,227 $971 $4,868 $5 $0 $1,884 $8,984 $3,507 $6,396 $1,073
1980 $2,603 $1,082 $3,528 $7 $0 $1,830 $7,968 $3,968 $6,975 $873
1981 $4,062 $1,220 $3,539 $407 $0 $2,163 $10,171 $1,853 $12,145 $1,656
1982 $4,306 $1,556 $4,349 $312 $0 $2,731 $11,698 $5,023 $12,017 $1,935
1983 $5,098 $1,627 $4,413 $438 $0 $3,413 $13,362 $5,779 $11,886 $3,223
1984 $5,098 $1,751 $4,413 $1,223 $0 $3,796 $14,530 $6,509 $11,757 $2,502
1985 $7,618 $3,178 $5,151 $1,533 $0 $4,420 $18,722 $8,007 $11,525 $3,859
1986 $8,238 $5,436 $6,376 $1,826 $0 $4,971 $21,411 $9,714 $11,284 $7,083
1987 $12,555 $7,399 $7,229 $3,338 $0 $5,191 $28,313 $10,894 $11,034 $12,610
1988 $13,134 $7,125 $8,204 $2,473 $0 $7,346 $31,157 $12,400 $275 $8,605
1989 $14,392 $8,540 $14,335 $2,918 $0 $7,852 $39,497 $15,065 $6,215 $14,123
1990 $11,419 $11,129 $11,196 $3,302 $0 $7,944 $33,861 $17,677 $16,155 $18,092
1991 $18,258 $6,679 $12,971 $2,894 $0 $9,871 $43,994 $19,619 $25,045 $29,625
1992 $18,813 $8,783 $12,917 $2,984 $0 $8,459 $43,173 $21,152 $34,735 $15,047
1993 $19,698 $9,353 $14,352 $3,558 $0 $8,058 $45,666 $22,858 $33,425 $14,752
1994 $19,772 $8,310 $15,300 $2,028 $0 $8,839 $45,939 $22,858 $43,285 $16,090
1995 $18,058 $8,628 $18,730 $1,290 $0 $13,034 $51,112 $24,001 $40,595 $24,672
1996 $22,621 $9,146 $19,249 $1,713 $0 $13,769 $57,352 $24,001 $39,720 $24,383
1997 $22,809 $9,718 $20,440 $2,131 $0 $15,055 $60,435 $24,349 $37,070 $24,285
1998 $25,943 $10,519 $22,636 $2,142 $0 $17,413 $68,134 $32,713 $42,110 $36,147
1999 $27,244 $11,937 $25,613 $2,258 $0 $19,178 $74,293 $35,967 $52,900 $45,623
2000 $29,793 $13,275 $26,939 $2,426 $0 $22,058 $81,216 $44,386 $49,275 $45,235
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $37,807 $16,153 $29,977 $2,720 $0 $24,385 $94,889 $50,223 $61,290 $47,655
2003 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2004 $43,956 $23,961 $37,320 $2,857 $0 $25,060 $109,193 $48,413 $91,510 $85,156
2005 $47,482 $25,062 $31,132 $3,006 $0 $28,098 $109,718 $52,604 $119,970 $92,319
2006 $53,432 $30,421 $32,871 $2,976 $0 $31,632 $120,911 $58,248 $170,565 $120,334


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1970 $1,767 $122 $9 $74 $0 $0 $2,869
$48 $197 $79 $0 $0 $573
1971 $1,855 $128 $9 $78 $0 $0 $3,013
$51 $207 $83 $0 $0 $602
1972 $1,061 $128 $15 $97 $0 $0 $2,385
$95 $199 $60 $0 $0 $730
1973 $1,473 $145 $39 $127 $0 $0 $2,563
$180 $208 $57 $0 $0 $334
1974 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1975 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1976 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1977 $2,430 $552 $21 $245 $0 $6 $6,560
$206 $307 $42 $943 $0 $1,808
1978 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
1979 $3,264 $1,466 $45 $378 $0 $0 $8,549
$0 $276 $38 $1,587 $0 $1,495
1980 $3,816 $834 $44 $373 $0 $0 $9,488
$385 $250 $73 $1,126 $0 $2,587
1981 $4,267 $1,068 $76 $390 $0 $23 $10,449
$516 $326 $122 $1,021 $0 $2,640
1982 $7,799 $1,307 $181 $532 $0 $15 $15,435
$522 $437 $309 $1,015 $0 $3,318
1983 $4,998 $1,649 $340 $347 $0 $66 $13,678
$532 $370 $599 $978 $0 $3,799
1984 $6,368 $2,757 $199 $422 $0 $100 $17,626
$858 $469 $315 $1,071 $0 $5,067
1985 $6,806 $2,414 $322 $525 $0 $191 $19,568
$829 $540 $347 $1,557 $0 $6,037
1986 $8,683 $3,403 $387 $774 $0 $212 $21,208
$1,115 $629 $338 $983 $0 $4,684
1987 $9,677 $3,616 $369 $2,587 $0 $621 $30,617
$1,354 $785 $442 $2,550 $0 $8,616
1988 $12,322 $4,090 $549 $3,116 $0 $334 $36,457
$1,690 $813 $444 $4,119 $0 $8,980
1989 $16,680 $4,543 $699 $3,441 $0 $469 $46,250
$2,032 $788 $232 $7,915 $0 $9,451
1990 $18,532 $5,157 $915 $6,524 $0 $427 $49,945
$2,296 $1,107 $0 $3,474 $0 $11,513
1991 $28,799 $2,197 $581 $4,616 $0 $343 $61,092
$2,475 $1,571 $1,393 $3,413 $0 $15,704
1992 $21,360 $2,149 $708 $4,385 $0 $413 $59,188
$2,342 $1,930 $2,670 $2,744 $0 $20,487
1993 $19,800 $3,311 $840 $6,201 $0 $411 $58,625
$2,993 $2,222 $2,505 $2,677 $0 $17,665
1994 $21,571 $3,939 $623 $5,184 $0 $520 $59,652
$2,631 $2,227 $1,570 $3,856 $0 $17,531
1995 $22,481 $4,026 $774 $6,177 $0 $1,278 $64,038
$3,122 $2,900 $1,944 $5,632 $0 $15,704
1996 $24,086 $3,807 $863 $5,955 $0 $2,714 $65,696
$3,213 $2,890 $2,294 $4,313 $0 $15,561
1997 $25,554 $4,420 $913 $6,919 $0 $1,646 $69,089
$3,264 $2,775 $2,377 $2,649 $0 $18,572
1998 $27,103 $4,808 $1,038 $6,903 $59 $1,585 $73,800
$3,791 $3,067 $2,223 $3,754 $0 $19,469
1999 $29,541 $4,921 $926 $7,106 $0 $1,678 $91,672
$4,359 $3,344 $2,706 $9,606 $0 $27,485
2000 $31,414 $4,760 $1,071 $7,727 $0 $2,045 $91,730
$4,167 $4,158 $1,840 $7,148 $0 $27,400
2001 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2002 $42,640 $15,145 $1,186 $9,542 $0 $1,250 $117,422
$4,119 $4,786 $3,420 $5,024 $0 $30,310
2003 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
$0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2004 $57,544 $4,950 $1,248 $10,881 $0 $1,776 $141,441
$5,609 $5,637 $4,999 $5,772 $0 $43,025
2005 $72,329 $5,156 $1,283 $12,143 $0 $2,354 $158,443
$5,887 $6,263 $3,466 $12,237 $0 $37,325
2006 $87,865 $5,515 $1,439 $13,834 $0 $3,013 $173,850
$6,316 $6,518 $7,060 $3,552 $0 $38,738

Dare County Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Dare County Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 44
Dare County Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Dare County Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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People With A Disability (2000): 52,000

Dare County Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 3,282 10.95%
10-19 Years 3,706 12.37%
20-29 Years 3,064 10.22%
30-39 Years 4,698 15.68%
40-49 Years 5,386 17.97%
50-59 Years 4,080 13.61%
60-69 Years 3,045 10.16%
70-79 Years 2,002 6.68%
80-89 Years 615 2.05%
90+ Years 89 0.30%

Dare County Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 15,098 50.38%
 Female 14,869 49.62%

Dare County Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 28,028 93.53%
 African-American 793 2.65%
 Hispanic/Latino 666 2.22%
 Multiracial 269 0.90%
 Asian 110 0.37%
 Amerindian 76 0.25%
 Other Race 14 0.05%
 Pacific Islander 11 0.04%

Dare County Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. English 13,175 25.03%
2. German 8,226 15.62%
3. United States Or American 7,528 14.30%
4. Irish 7,050 13.39%
5. Italian 2,696 5.12%
6. French Non-Basque 2,116 4.02%
7. Scottish 2,096 3.98%
8. Scotch Irish 1,620 3.08%
9. Polish 1,382 2.63%
10. Dutch 940 1.79%

Dare County Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 54,520 95.91%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,324 2.33%
3. French 344 0.61%
4. German 158 0.28%
5. Vietnamese 78 0.14%
6. Italian 68 0.12%
7. Other Slavic 54 0.09%
8. Greek 50 0.09%
9. Other West Germanic 40 0.07%
10. Russian 26 0.05%

Dare County Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 58,440 97.49%
 Naturalized immigrant 646 1.08%
 Not a citizen 856 1.43%

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