From a total population of 47,587, Beaufort County has a median age of 44.4. The average age of males, in Beaufort County, is 42.6 while the average age of females is 46.1. When you compare this to median age of North Carolina, Beaufort County is 6.6 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Beaufort County, is $21,789 while the average household income is $40,671. When comparing the median income of people living in Beaufort County to the rest of North Carolina, the average income in Beaufort County is $3,819 less.