Corolla, NC

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Corolla Profile


Overview

Corolla 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 581 people and just one neighborhood, Corolla is the 479th largest community in North Carolina.

Corolla home prices are not only among the most expensive in North Carolina, but Corolla real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Corolla is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.65% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Corolla is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Corolla who work in sales jobs (23.13%), food service (11.67%), and maintenance occupations (11.45%).

Of important note, Corolla is also a town of artists. Corolla has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Corolla’s character.


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Corolla is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.

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, Corolla has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Corolla a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One of the nice things about Corolla is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Corolla spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.38 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.

Corolla Demographics

Corolla is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 43.04% of adults in Corolla have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Corolla in 2010 was $51,956, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $207,824 for a family of four. However, Corolla contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Corolla home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Corolla residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Corolla include English, German, Italian, and Polish.

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

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Corolla 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 3.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Corolla 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 27.50
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Corolla 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NC Quality Rating Compared to Nation
W T Griggs Elementary
261 Poplar Branch Road
Poplar Branch, NC, 27965
KG-05
Currituck County Middle
4263 Caratoke Hwy
Barco, NC, 27917
06-08
Moyock Middle
216 Survey Road
Moyock, NC, 27958
06-08
Central Elementary
504 Shortcut Road
Barco, NC, 27917
PK-05
Currituck County High
4203 Caratoke Hwy
Barco, NC, 27917
09-12
Moyock Elementary
255 Tulls Creek Road
Moyock, NC, 27958
KG-05
Shawboro Elementary School
370 Shawboro Road
Shawboro, NC, 27973
KG-05
The Jp Knapp Ech (I)School
2966 Caratoke Hwy
Currituck, NC, 27929
09-12
Jarvisburg Elementary
110 Jarvisburg Rd
Jarvisburg, NC, 27947
PK-05
Knotts Island Elementary
413 Woodleigh Road
Knotts Island, NC, 27950
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 28.9% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.9% 46.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 6.6%

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