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Cameron, NC
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Living in Cameron

Cameron is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 252 people and three associated neighborhoods, Cameron is the 547th largest community in North Carolina.

Also of interest is that Cameron has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Cameron is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Cameron a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Cameron has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Cameron’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

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, Cameron is worth considering.

Being a small town, Cameron does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The citizens of Cameron are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.34% of adults in Cameron having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Cameron in 2018 was $27,321, which is middle income relative to North Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $109,284 for a family of four. However, Cameron contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Cameron is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Cameron home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cameron residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cameron include German, English, Scottish, Irish, and Scots-Irish.

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

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