Aulander is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 834 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Aulander is the 412th largest community in North Carolina.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Aulander is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 49.37% of the Aulander workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Aulander is a town of service providers, transportation and shipping workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Aulander who work in healthcare suport services (12.55%), office and administrative support (9.21%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (5.02%).
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!) Aulander 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. Aulander has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Aulander than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Aulander may be for you.
In Aulander, just 9.25% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Aulander in 2010 was $13,188, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $52,752 for a family of four.
Aulander is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Aulander home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Aulander residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Aulander include Irish, German, Other Subsaharan African, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Aulander is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Spanish.