The unemployment rate in Harkers Island is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Harkers Island jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Harkers Island's cost of living is 4.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Harkers Island, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Carteret county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Harkers Island's population is 1,447 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 32.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Harkers Island is $238,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 16.7%. Check out the homes in the area
Harkers Island public schools spend $9,206 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.9 students per teacher in Harkers Island. More Education