Also part of these county-equivalents:
  1. Surf City Legal Resources
  2. Surf City Statistics
  3. Surf City Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Surf City Employment Information
  5. Surf City Family Information
  6. Surf City Education Information
  7. Surf City Public Benefits Information
  8. Surf City Immigration & Civil Rights Information


Surf City Legal Resources

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Surf City Legal Code

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North Carolina Governor
North Carolina Legislature
North Carolina Courts
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State Attorney General
Federal Courts
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Surf City Statistics

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Current Forecast from the National Weather Service
Houses (2000): 2,578
Surf City 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.


Surf City Employment Information

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Surf City Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 90 26.16%
2. Public Administration 29 8.43%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 27 7.85%
4. Educational Services 25 7.27%
5. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 20 5.81%
6. Finance and Insurance 15 4.36%
7. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 13 3.78%
8. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 9 2.62%
9. Health Care 9 2.62%
10. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 7 2.03%
11. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 7 2.03%
12. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 7 2.03%
13. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 5 1.45%
14. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 5 1.45%
15. Radio, Television, and Computer Stores 5 1.45%
16. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 4 1.16%
17. Drugs / Druggist Sundries / Chemicals / Etc., Wholesale 4 1.16%
18. Food and Beverage Stores 4 1.16%
19. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 4 1.16%
20. Other Transportation 4 1.16%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 52 15.90%
2. Health Care 35 10.70%
3. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 31 9.48%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 26 7.95%
5. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 19 5.81%
6. Public Administration 19 5.81%
7. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 18 5.50%
8. Finance and Insurance 17 5.20%
9. Construction 13 3.98%
10. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 8 2.45%
11. Food and Beverage Stores 8 2.45%
12. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 7 2.14%
13. Other Transportation 7 2.14%
14. Sporting Goods / Cameras / Hobby and Toy Stores 7 2.14%
15. Department and Other General Stores 5 1.53%
16. Food Manufacturing 5 1.53%
17. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 5 1.53%
18. Jewelry / Luggage and Leather Goods 4 1.22%
19. Personal and Laundry Services 4 1.22%
20. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 4 1.22%

Surf City Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Carpenters 39 11.34%
2. Other Sales and Related Occupations 37 10.76%
3. Other Management Occupations 30 8.72%
4. Other Installation / Maintenance 21 6.10%
5. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 16 4.65%
6. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 14 4.07%
7. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 12 3.49%
8. Law Enforcement Workers 12 3.49%
9. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 11 3.20%
10. Computer Specialists 9 2.62%
11. Business Operations Specialists 8 2.33%
12. Electricians 8 2.33%
13. Engineers 8 2.33%
14. Other Construction Trades 8 2.33%
15. Other Production Occupations 8 2.33%
16. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 6 1.74%
17. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 6 1.74%
18. Construction Laborers 5 1.45%
19. Other Office and Admin Support 5 1.45%
20. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 5 1.45%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Sales and Related Occupations 28 8.56%
2. Other Management Occupations 19 5.81%
3. Secretaries and Admins 18 5.50%
4. Other Office and Admin Support 17 5.20%
5. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 17 5.20%
6. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 15 4.59%
7. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 14 4.28%
8. Registered Nurses 14 4.28%
9. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 11 3.36%
10. Waiters and Waitresses 11 3.36%
11. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 10 3.06%
12. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 9 2.75%
13. Media and Communications Workers 9 2.75%
14. Operations Managers Non Finance 8 2.45%
15. Other Financial Specialists 8 2.45%
16. Art and Design Workers 7 2.14%
17. Business Operations Specialists 6 1.83%
18. Health Technologists and Technicians 6 1.83%
19. Legal Support Workers 6 1.83%
20. Postsecondary Teachers 6 1.83%

Surf City Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 687 56.22%
15-35 hours 135 11.05%
1-14 hours 25 2.05%
No regular hours 375 30.69%

Surf City Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 8 1.15%
5 AM-5:29 AM 24 3.44%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 31 4.45%
6 AM-6:29 AM 57 8.18%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 96 13.77%
7 AM-7:29 AM 122 17.50%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 106 15.21%
8 AM-8:29 AM 73 10.47%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 54 7.75%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 52 7.46%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 13 1.87%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 3 0.43%
Noon-3:59 PM 21 3.01%
4 PM-11:59 PM 37 5.31%

Surf City Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 50 7.17%
5-9 74 10.62%
10-14 92 13.20%
15-19 64 9.18%
20-24 61 8.75%
25-29 11 1.58%
30-34 71 10.19%
35-39 15 2.15%
40-44 46 6.60%
45-59 167 23.96%
60-89 34 4.88%
At least 90 12 1.72%

Surf City Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 352 50.50%
30-44 0 0.00% 132 18.94%
45-59 0 0.00% 167 23.96%
At least 60 0 0.00% 46 6.60%

Surf City Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 0 0.00%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 68 9.43%
 Car / truck / van, solo 586 81.28%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 9 1.25%
 Public transportation 0 0.00%
 Walked 34 4.72%
 Worked at home 24 3.33%

Surf City 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.


Surf City Family Information

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Households (2000): 691 (1,438 people)
Families (2000): 403 (1,068 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 160
People at same address in 1995: 501

Surf City Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 52 7.53%
$10,000-$14,999 43 6.22%
$15,000-$19,999 47 6.80%
$20,000-$24,999 46 6.66%
$25,000-$29,999 51 7.38%
$30,000-$34,999 38 5.50%
$35,000-$39,999 61 8.83%
$40,000-$44,999 44 6.37%
$45,000-$49,999 48 6.95%
$50,000-$59,999 58 8.39%
$60,000-$74,999 48 6.95%
$75,000-$99,999 79 11.43%
$100,000-$124,999 36 5.21%
$125,000-$149,999 9 1.30%
$150,000-$199,999 17 2.46%
$200,000 or more 14 2.03%

Surf City Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 223 32.37%
 Family, 2 people 278 40.35%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 49 7.11%
 Family, 3 people 63 9.14%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 11 1.60%
 Family, 4 people 42 6.10%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 2 0.29%
 Family, 5 people 12 1.74%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 6 people 7 1.02%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 2 0.29%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Surf City Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 535 26.78%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 333 16.67%
Public Assistance 12 0.60%
Retirement 158 7.91%
Self Employment 150 7.51%
Social Security 216 10.81%
Supplemental Security 8 0.40%
Wage / Salary 494 24.72%
Other 92 4.60%

Surf City Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 271 77.65%
 With children under 18 78 22.35%

Surf City Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 61 10.63%
 Married 378 65.85%
 Never Married 122 21.25%
 Widowed 13 2.26%

Surf City Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 77 11.67%
 Married 415 62.88%
 Never Married 87 13.18%
 Widowed 81 12.27%

Surf City 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.


Surf City Education Information

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Surf City Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 23 1.92%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 104 8.69%
 High school diploma or equivalent 312 26.07%
 Some college, no degree 319 26.65%
 Associate degree 113 9.44%
 Bachelors degree 229 19.13%
 Graduate or professional degree 97 8.10%

Surf City Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 8 0.57% 5 0.36% 13 0.93%
Kindergarten 6 0.43% 1 0.07% 7 0.50%
Grades 1-4 48 3.45% 2 0.14% 50 3.59%
Grades 5-8 64 4.59% 2 0.14% 66 4.74%
Grades 9-12 53 3.80% 0 0.00% 53 3.80%
Undergrad college 39 2.80% 9 0.65% 48 3.45%
Graduate or professional school 5 0.36% 1 0.07% 6 0.43%
Total 223 16.01% 20 1.44% 243 17.44%

Surf City 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.


Surf City Public Benefits Information

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Surf City Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 1,215 84.61%
 Below Poverty Level 221 15.39%

Surf City 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.


Surf City Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Surf City Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 76 5.46%
10-19 Years 123 8.83%
20-29 Years 144 10.34%
30-39 Years 152 10.91%
40-49 Years 251 18.02%
50-59 Years 276 19.81%
60-69 Years 239 17.16%
70-79 Years 103 7.39%
80-89 Years 24 1.72%
90+ Years 5 0.36%

Surf City Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 704 50.54%
 Female 689 49.46%

Surf City Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 1,353 97.13%
 Hispanic/Latino 14 1.01%
 Asian 9 0.65%
 Multiracial 8 0.57%
 African-American 5 0.36%
 Pacific Islander 2 0.14%
 Amerindian 1 0.07%
 Other Race 1 0.07%

Surf City Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 315 27.16%
2. German 183 15.78%
3. Irish 183 15.78%
4. English 179 15.43%
5. Scotch Irish 61 5.26%
6. French Non-Basque 43 3.71%
7. Scottish 39 3.36%
8. Italian 34 2.93%
9. Dutch 19 1.64%
10. Canadian 12 1.03%

Surf City Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 1,280 93.84%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 41 3.01%
3. French 27 1.98%
4. Hindi 5 0.37%
5. German 4 0.29%
6. Greek 3 0.22%
7. Japanese 2 0.15%
8. Vietnamese 2 0.15%

Surf City Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 1,402 97.50%
 Naturalized immigrant 25 1.74%
 Not a citizen 11 0.76%

Surf City Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Surf City Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.