Clyde is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,301 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Clyde is the 375th largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Clyde is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Clyde is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clyde who work in management occupations (12.64%), office and administrative support (11.37%), and sales jobs (7.90%).
Clyde 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.
The population of Clyde overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Clyde, 24.42% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Clyde in 2010 was $26,240, 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 $104,960 for a family of four. However, Clyde contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Clyde home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clyde residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Clyde include English, German, Irish, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Clyde is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.