Cherryville is a somewhat small city located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 5,974 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Cherryville is the 135th largest community in North Carolina.
Cherryville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Cherryville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cherryville who work in sales jobs (15.28%), office and administrative support (14.29%), and teaching (8.34%).
Also of interest is that Cherryville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Cherryville 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. Cherryville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Cherryville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Cherryville may be for you.
Being a small city, Cherryville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Cherryville citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.22% of adults 25 and older in Cherryville have a college degree.
The per capita income in Cherryville in 2010 was $22,706, which is middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,824 for a family of four. However, Cherryville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cherryville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cherryville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cherryville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cherryville include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Cherryville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.