Goldston is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 290 people and just one neighborhood, Goldston is the 531st largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Goldston isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Goldston are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Goldston is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Goldston who work in management occupations (17.82%), teaching (12.87%) and office and administrative support (9.90%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Goldston has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Goldston 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. Goldston has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Goldston than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Goldston may be for you.
In Goldston, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.66 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Goldston is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.