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  3. Nags Head Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Nags Head Employment Information
  5. Nags Head Family Information
  6. Nags Head Education Information
  7. Nags Head Public Benefits Information
  8. Nags Head Criminal Information
  9. Nags Head Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Nags Head Zip Codes


Nags Head Legal Resources

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Nags Head Statistics

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Nags Head Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
2001 2,746 2003 2,912 2005 3,118
2002 Not Available 2004 Not Available 2006 3,137

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Current Forecast from the National Weather Service
Houses (2000): 5,926

Nags Head Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 6,364 93.05%
 Rural, Farm 0 0.00%
 Rural, Non-farm 475 6.95%

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Nags Head Employment Information

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Nags Head Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 334 17.22%
2. Public Administration 190 9.79%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 125 6.44%
4. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 107 5.52%
5. Repair and Maintenance 83 4.28%
6. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 72 3.71%
7. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 71 3.66%
8. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 66 3.40%
9. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 56 2.89%
10. Educational Services 56 2.89%
11. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 54 2.78%
12. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 46 2.37%
13. Health Care 46 2.37%
14. Finance and Insurance 45 2.32%
15. Utilities 45 2.32%
16. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 41 2.11%
17. Furniture, Furnishings, and Appliances 40 2.06%
18. Groceries and Related Products, Wholesale 40 2.06%
19. Other Transportation 37 1.91%
20. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 35 1.80%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 272 16.03%
2. Accommodation and Food Services 252 14.85%
3. Public Administration 147 8.66%
4. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 140 8.25%
5. Health Care 94 5.54%
6. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 89 5.24%
7. Finance and Insurance 67 3.95%
8. Food and Beverage Stores 59 3.48%
9. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 48 2.83%
10. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 44 2.59%
11. Social Assistance 38 2.24%
12. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 36 2.12%
13. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 34 2.00%
14. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 32 1.89%
15. Personal and Laundry Services 30 1.77%
16. Construction 29 1.71%
17. Department and Other General Stores 25 1.47%
18. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 23 1.36%
19. Florists 22 1.30%
20. Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods, Wholesale 18 1.06%

Nags Head Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Carpenters 151 7.78%
2. Other Management Occupations 148 7.63%
3. Other Sales and Related Occupations 126 6.49%
4. Other Installation / Maintenance 104 5.36%
5. Vehicle Mechanics 98 5.05%
6. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 75 3.87%
7. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 69 3.56%
8. Top Executives 68 3.51%
9. Fishing / Hunting / Forestry 61 3.14%
10. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 54 2.78%
11. Other Construction Trades 53 2.73%
12. Law Enforcement Workers 48 2.47%
13. Other Production Occupations 48 2.47%
14. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 45 2.32%
15. Construction Laborers 44 2.27%
16. Other Material Moving Workers 44 2.27%
17. Lawyers 34 1.75%
18. Other Office and Admin Support 34 1.75%
19. Other Construction Workers 32 1.65%
20. Other Food Preparation and Servers 31 1.60%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Sales and Related Occupations 141 8.31%
2. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 127 7.48%
3. Secretaries and Admins 116 6.84%
4. Other Management Occupations 113 6.66%
5. Waiters and Waitresses 110 6.48%
6. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 89 5.24%
7. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 85 5.01%
8. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 82 4.83%
9. Other Office and Admin Support 56 3.30%
10. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 51 3.01%
11. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 51 3.01%
12. Business Operations Specialists 48 2.83%
13. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 48 2.83%
14. Registered Nurses 45 2.65%
15. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 37 2.18%
16. Cashiers 37 2.18%
17. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 35 2.06%
18. Art and Design Workers 33 1.94%
19. Child Care Workers 25 1.47%
20. Other Food Preparation and Servers 25 1.47%

Nags Head Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 3,383 60.85%
15-35 hours 722 12.99%
1-14 hours 131 2.36%
No regular hours 1,324 23.81%

Nags Head Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 92 2.70%
5 AM-5:29 AM 38 1.12%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 82 2.41%
6 AM-6:29 AM 159 4.67%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 345 10.13%
7 AM-7:29 AM 481 14.12%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 672 19.72%
8 AM-8:29 AM 608 17.85%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 205 6.02%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 346 10.16%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 123 3.61%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 13 0.38%
Noon-3:59 PM 146 4.29%
4 PM-11:59 PM 97 2.85%

Nags Head Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 286 8.39%
5-9 766 22.48%
10-14 729 21.40%
15-19 623 18.29%
20-24 415 12.18%
25-29 103 3.02%
30-34 210 6.16%
35-39 9 0.26%
40-44 11 0.32%
45-59 92 2.70%
60-89 101 2.96%
At least 90 62 1.82%

Nags Head Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 8 0.23% 2,914 85.53%
30-44 0 0.00% 230 6.75%
45-59 0 0.00% 92 2.70%
At least 60 0 0.00% 163 4.78%

Nags Head Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 16 0.45%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 495 13.99%
 Car / truck / van, solo 2,797 79.08%
 Motorcycle 2 0.06%
 Other 22 0.62%
 Public transportation 8 0.23%
 Walked 67 1.89%
 Worked at home 130 3.68%

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Nags Head Family Information

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Households (2000): 2,784 (6,652 people)
Families (2000): 1,929 (5,474 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 976
People at same address in 1995: 3,338

Nags Head Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 187 6.72%
$10,000-$14,999 172 6.18%
$15,000-$19,999 119 4.27%
$20,000-$24,999 198 7.11%
$25,000-$29,999 165 5.93%
$30,000-$34,999 204 7.33%
$35,000-$39,999 130 4.67%
$40,000-$44,999 208 7.47%
$45,000-$49,999 167 6.00%
$50,000-$59,999 297 10.67%
$60,000-$74,999 279 10.02%
$75,000-$99,999 323 11.60%
$100,000-$124,999 117 4.20%
$125,000-$149,999 90 3.23%
$150,000-$199,999 59 2.12%
$200,000 or more 69 2.48%

Nags Head Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 627 22.93%
 Family, 2 people 918 33.58%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 168 6.14%
 Family, 3 people 427 15.62%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 25 0.91%
 Family, 4 people 378 13.83%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 7 0.26%
 Family, 5 people 135 4.94%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 2 0.07%
 Family, 6 people 36 1.32%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 10 0.37%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.04%

Nags Head Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 2,318 28.82%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 1,121 13.94%
Public Assistance 24 0.30%
Retirement 577 7.17%
Self Employment 519 6.45%
Social Security 768 9.55%
Supplemental Security 55 0.68%
Wage / Salary 2,219 27.59%
Other 443 5.51%

Nags Head Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 1,002 60.25%
 With children under 18 661 39.75%

Nags Head Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 233 8.14%
 Married 1,804 63.03%
 Never Married 745 26.03%
 Widowed 80 2.80%

Nags Head Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 327 11.73%
 Married 1,767 63.40%
 Never Married 413 14.82%
 Widowed 280 10.05%

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Nags Head Education Information

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Nags Head Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 150 2.80%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 486 9.08%
 High school diploma or equivalent 1,638 30.61%
 Some college, no degree 1,365 25.50%
 Associate degree 342 6.39%
 Bachelors degree 983 18.37%
 Graduate or professional degree 388 7.25%

Nags Head Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 31 0.45% 44 0.64% 75 1.09%
Kindergarten 56 0.82% 0 0.00% 56 0.82%
Grades 1-4 326 4.75% 21 0.31% 347 5.06%
Grades 5-8 390 5.68% 11 0.16% 401 5.84%
Grades 9-12 421 6.13% 20 0.29% 441 6.43%
Undergrad college 132 1.92% 29 0.42% 161 2.35%
Graduate or professional school 33 0.48% 14 0.20% 47 0.68%
Total 1,389 20.24% 139 2.03% 1,528 22.26%

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Nags Head Public Benefits Information

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Nags Head Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 6,159 92.56%
 Below Poverty Level 495 7.44%

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Nags Head Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 44

Nags Head Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
2001 1.821 0.728 0.000 0.728 3.277 0.364 41.879 98.689 2.549 143.481
2002 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2003 2.060 0.000 0.000 0.000 2.060 0.343 35.027 65.934 2.404 103.365
2004 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2005 2.245 1.283 0.000 0.321 3.849 0.000 33.355 83.387 0.962 117.704
2006 4.463 1.913 0.000 0.956 7.332 0.319 23.589 68.856 2.550 94.995
2007 3.211 0.321 0.000 0.321 3.854 0.321 19.910 62.942 0.963 83.815

Nags Head Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 2 22
2005 2 20
2006 2 22
2007 2 18

Nags Head Crime Index

Year  Index
2001 403

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Nags Head Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Nags Head Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 766 11.16%
10-19 Years 946 13.78%
20-29 Years 697 10.16%
30-39 Years 991 14.44%
40-49 Years 1,271 18.52%
50-59 Years 944 13.75%
60-69 Years 662 9.65%
70-79 Years 387 5.64%
80-89 Years 164 2.39%
90+ Years 35 0.51%

Nags Head Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 3,453 50.31%
 Female 3,410 49.69%

Nags Head Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 5,938 86.52%
 African-American 588 8.57%
 Hispanic/Latino 204 2.97%
 Multiracial 88 1.28%
 Amerindian 20 0.29%
 Asian 19 0.28%
 Other Race 5 0.07%
 Pacific Islander 1 0.01%

Nags Head Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. English 1,500 26.63%
2. United States Or American 886 15.73%
3. Irish 841 14.93%
4. German 792 14.06%
5. Italian 301 5.34%
6. French Non-Basque 223 3.96%
7. Scottish 160 2.84%
8. Scotch Irish 127 2.25%
9. Welsh 104 1.85%
10. Dutch 101 1.79%

Nags Head Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 6,234 95.64%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 176 2.70%
3. French 43 0.66%
4. Greek 18 0.28%
5. Japanese 10 0.15%
6. Hebrew 10 0.15%
7. Yiddish 7 0.11%
8. Other West Germanic 7 0.11%
9. Armenian 6 0.09%
10. Other Native North American 5 0.08%

Nags Head Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 6,658 97.35%
 Naturalized immigrant 69 1.01%
 Not a citizen 112 1.64%

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Nags Head Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

27959