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Denver, NC
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Denver profile

Living in Denver

Denver is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,697 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Denver is the 264th largest community in North Carolina.

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Denver is worth considering.

One downside of living in Denver, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.15 minutes every day commuting to work.

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

In terms of college education, Denver is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.40% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Denver in 2018 was $32,329, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $129,316 for a family of four. However, Denver contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Denver is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.