Fletcher, NC


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Fletcher is a somewhat small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 7,582 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Fletcher is the 112th largest community in North Carolina.

Fletcher is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.47% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Fletcher is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fletcher who work in sales jobs (15.33%), office and administrative support (14.64%), and management occupations (12.13%).

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

In terms of college education, Fletcher is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 31.01% of adults in Fletcher have a college degree.

The per capita income in Fletcher in 2010 was $26,879, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $107,516 for a family of four. However, Fletcher contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Fletcher is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and Vietnamese.