Cedar Rock is a tiny village located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 295 people and just one neighborhood, Cedar Rock is the 525th largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Cedar Rock is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 96.60% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cedar Rock is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cedar Rock who work in sales jobs (17.01%), management occupations (17.01%) and office and administrative support (12.93%).
Also of interest is that Cedar Rock has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Cedar Rock is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Cedar Rock is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Cedar Rock’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
It is a fairly quiet village 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!) Cedar Rock 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. Cedar Rock has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Cedar Rock than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Cedar Rock may be for you.
As is often the case in a small village, Cedar Rock doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.