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 606 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 neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. 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 (17.56%), office and administrative support (14.45%), and maintenance occupations (10.20%).

A relatively large number of people in Corolla telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.56% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Corolla is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the town’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.

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

Corolla is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.

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 17.42 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.

As is often the case in a small town, Corolla doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Corolla Demographics

If knowledge is power, Corolla is a pretty powerful place. 53.73% of the adults in Corolla have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Corolla in 2010 was $50,026, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $200,104 for a family of four. However, Corolla contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Corolla is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Corolla include Irish, German, English, Italian, and Polish.

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


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q4 2018. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Corolla, NC HOMES

TYPE OF Corolla, NC HOMES

SIZE OF Corolla, NC HOMES

SIZE OF Corolla, NC HOMES

homeownership

 

Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

136 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Household Types

 

One person households

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Employment Industries in Corolla

 

Commute to work

 

Average One-way Commute Time

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Migration & Mobility

 

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

Diversity Index

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (top 20)

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Corolla 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 3.64

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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1 in 275

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Corolla VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
Burglary
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Corolla 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 25.45

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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in Corolla

1 in 39

in North Carolina

Corolla Property CRIMES

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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Corolla 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 26

Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

CURRITUCK COUNTY SCHOOLS


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to North Carolina

(10 is best)

Better than of NC school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NC Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Central Elementary School
504 Shortcut Road
Barco, NC 27917
PK-05
Currituck County High School
4203 Caratoke Hwy
Barco, NC 27917
09-12
W T Griggs Elementary School
261 Poplar Branch Road
Poplar Branch, NC 27965
PK-05
Currituck County Middle School
4263 Caratoke Hwy
Barco, NC 27917
06-08
Knotts Island Elementary School
413 Woodleigh Road
Knotts Island, NC 27950
KG-05
Moyock Elementary School
255 Tulls Creek Road
Moyock, NC 27958
KG-05
Shawboro Elementary School
370 Shawboro Road
Shawboro, NC 27973
KG-05
Moyock Middle School
216 Survey Road
Moyock, NC 27958
06-08
The Jp Knapp Ech (i)school School
2966 Caratoke Hwy
Currituck, NC 27929
09-13
Jarvisburg Elementary School
110 Jarvisburg Rd
Jarvisburg, NC 27947
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.1% 57.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.9% 52.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 4.8%

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