Ararat is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,835 people and just one neighborhood, Ararat is the 260th largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Ararat isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ararat are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ararat is a town of service providers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Ararat who work in management occupations (8.65%), food service (8.43%) and office and administrative support (7.24%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Ararat has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Ararat has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ararat than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ararat may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Ararat doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.