Cramerton is a somewhat small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 5,296 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cramerton is the 149th largest community in North Carolina. Cramerton has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Cramerton, where the median household income is $87,927.00.
Unlike some towns, Cramerton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cramerton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cramerton is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cramerton who work in management occupations (14.50%), sales jobs (10.11%), and office and administrative support (9.96%).
Also of interest is that Cramerton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.95% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
As is often the case in a small town, Cramerton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Cramerton are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.74% of adults in Cramerton have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cramerton in 2018 was $42,714, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $170,856 for a family of four. However, Cramerton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cramerton is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Cramerton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cramerton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cramerton include German, English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Cramerton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.