Foxfire is a tiny village located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 960 people and just one neighborhood, Foxfire is the 410th largest community in North Carolina.
Real Estate Prices
Foxfire real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Foxfire house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Foxfire is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 87.32% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Foxfire is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Foxfire who work in sales jobs (15.96%), management occupations (12.91%) and office and administrative support (12.68%).
A relatively large number of people in Foxfire telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.79% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Foxfire is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Foxfire a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Foxfire has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Foxfire’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Foxfire has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Foxfire has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Foxfire than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Foxfire may be for you.
Being a small village, Foxfire does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.