Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Harkers Island, NC

Harkers Island is a census-designated place (CDP) in Carteret County, North Carolina, United States. The population of Harkers Island was 1,525 at the 2000 census. Harkers Island is unincorporated and receives most public services, including law enforcement and public education, from Carteret County. A membership cooperative provides the island with electric and water services. Major industries on the island include fishing, boat building, tourism, and waterfowl decoy carving. Formerly named Davers Ile and Craney Island, Harkers Island was occupied by Native Americans of the Coree tribe when the first European explorers arrived in the 16th century. Ownership of Harkers Island was first titled to Farnifold Green, a native of the Carolina colony, by the Lords Proprietors in 1707. Ebenezer... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Carteret County1,525 Population (as of 2000)
North Carolina State835 Population (current)
19.3 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.1 Square Miles of Water$109,000 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$33,125 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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33 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$673,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
169 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$3,339,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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