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Claremont, NC
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Living in Claremont



Claremont is a very small city located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,715 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Claremont is the 323rd largest community in North Carolina. Much of the housing stock in Claremont was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Claremont economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Claremont, where the median household income is $56,957.00.

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!) Claremont 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. Claremont has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Claremont than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Claremont may be for you.

Claremont is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The citizens of Claremont are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.18% of adults in Claremont having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Claremont in 2018 was $31,108, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $124,432 for a family of four. However, Claremont contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Claremont is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Claremont home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Claremont residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Claremont also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.24% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Claremont include German, English, Scottish, Irish, and European.

The most common language spoken in Claremont is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.