Chocowinity is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 821 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Chocowinity is the 428th largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns, Chocowinity isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Chocowinity are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chocowinity is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Chocowinity who work in office and administrative support (21.13%), healthcare (7.37%), and sales jobs (6.88%).
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, Chocowinity has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Chocowinity a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Chocowinity is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Chocowinity is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In Chocowinity, just 10.20% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Chocowinity in 2010 was $17,975, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $71,900 for a family of four.
Chocowinity is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Chocowinity home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chocowinity residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Chocowinity include English, German, Dutch, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Chocowinity is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.