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Masonboro is in New Hanover County, in the Wilmington metro area.
The community was named for the avid Masons who built homes here
The latitude of Masonboro is 34.179N. The longitude is -77.847W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 23 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 11,812.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Masonboro demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the New Hanover County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Wilmington area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 28409 ZIP code.
16% of Masonboro residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Masonboro ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Masonboro was $27,519, compared with $21,587 nationally.
46% of Masonboro residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Masonboro, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $728. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,161.
New Hanover County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Masonboro political report.
The average commute time for Masonboro workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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