Concord, NC


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Living in Concord

Concord is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 87,696 people and 20 constituent neighborhoods, Concord is the 12th largest community in North Carolina.

Concord is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Concord is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Concord who work in office and administrative support (12.49%), management occupations (11.78%), and sales jobs (11.61%).

Also of interest is that Concord has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The education level of Concord citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.11% of adults in Concord have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Concord in 2010 was $25,987, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $103,948 for a family of four. However, Concord contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Concord is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Concord home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Concord residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Concord also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.40% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Concord include Irish, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.

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