Connelly Springs is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,635 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Connelly Springs is the 331st largest community in North Carolina.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Connelly Springs is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.41% of the Connelly Springs workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Connelly Springs is a town of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Connelly Springs who work in sales jobs (13.66%), office and administrative support (8.87%), and teaching (8.14%).
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, Connelly Springs has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Connelly Springs a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Connelly Springs does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The rate of college-level education in Connelly Springs is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.35% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Connelly Springs in 2010 was $14,329, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $57,316 for a family of four.
Connelly Springs is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Connelly Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Connelly Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Connelly Springs include English, Irish, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Connelly Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Miao/Hmong and Spanish.