About Morehead City, North Carolina

Morehead City is a port city in Carteret County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 8,661 at the 2010 census. Morehead City celebrated the 150th anniversary of its founding on May 5, 2007. It forms part of the Crystal Coast.

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Morehead City Facts

  • Population Total: 7691
  • Square Miles: 5.1
  • Area Code: 252
  • Elevation: 16
  • Postal Codes: 28557
  • Timezone: North American Eastern
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