Camden is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 620 people and just one neighborhood, Camden is the 463rd largest community in North Carolina.
Real Estate Prices
Camden real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Camden house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Camden isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Camden are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Camden is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Camden who work in healthcare (18.57%), office and administrative support (16.29%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (11.71%).
Also of interest is that Camden has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Camden is a college town. There are a lot of students in Camden attending college, and as a result Camden provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
The overall crime rate in Camden is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Camden is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
Camden is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.