Candler is a medium-sized town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 18,213 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Candler is the 53rd largest community in North Carolina.
Candler is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Candler is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Candler who work in sales jobs (12.92%), office and administrative support (11.53%), and management occupations (9.17%).
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, Candler is worth considering.
The citizens of Candler are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.77% of adults in Candler having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Candler in 2018 was $24,537, which is middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,148 for a family of four. However, Candler contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Candler is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Candler home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Candler residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Candler include English, German, Irish, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Candler is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.