Drexel is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,866 people and just one neighborhood, Drexel is the 317th largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Drexel is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Drexel is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Drexel who work in office and administrative support (12.39%), food service (9.26%) and teaching (7.41%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Drexel is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 19.21 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.