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 85.13% 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 office and administrative support (17.70%), sales jobs (14.50%), and management occupations (10.80%).
The overall education level of Fletcher citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.78% of adults in Fletcher have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Fletcher in 2010 was $27,444, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $109,776 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fletcher include Irish, German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Fletcher is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and Spanish.