Emerald Isle, NC
Emerald Isle is located in southeast North Carolina. Emerald Isle is part of Carteret County. Emerald Isle has 4.99 square miles of land area and 0.08 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Emerald Isle population is 3,689, which has grown 5.76% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Emerald Isle median household income is $60,405 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 13.39% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 19.16% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Emerald Isle median house value is $376,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 88.40% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 41.83% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Emerald Isle is much better than the state average in quality. The Emerald Isle area code is 252.