Chinquapin is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 3,611 people and just one neighborhood, Chinquapin is the 221st largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Chinquapin is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.30% of the Chinquapin workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Chinquapin is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chinquapin who work in teaching (14.71%), management occupations (9.73%) and office and administrative support (9.21%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Chinquapin has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Chinquapin a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Chinquapin, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.53 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Chinquapin does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.