Archdale, NC

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Living in Archdale

Archdale is a somewhat small city located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 11,502 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Archdale is the 75th largest community in North Carolina.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Archdale is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Archdale is a city of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Archdale who work in office and administrative support (14.45%), management occupations (12.76%), and sales jobs (7.29%).

In terms of college education, Archdale is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.41% of adults 25 and older in Archdale have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Archdale in 2010 was $28,297, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $113,188 for a family of four. However, Archdale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Archdale is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Archdale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Archdale residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Archdale include Irish, English, German, Italian, and European.

The most common language spoken in Archdale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.