Bear Creek is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 4,069 people and just one neighborhood, Bear Creek is the 209th largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Bear Creek isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bear Creek are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bear Creek is a town of service providers, construction workers and builders and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bear Creek who work in management occupations (12.59%), office and administrative support (11.84%) and maintenance occupations (8.58%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Bear Creek is worth considering.
One downside of living in Bear Creek, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.71 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Bear Creek does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.