Hayesville is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 364 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hayesville is the 523rd largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns, Hayesville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hayesville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hayesville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Hayesville who work in sales jobs (24.51%), office and administrative support (10.78%), and teaching (9.80%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Hayesville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hayesville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Hayesville is a very car-oriented town. 1.00% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Hayesville is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Hayesville has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
Hayesville 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.
The population of Hayesville overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Hayesville, 24.22% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hayesville in 2010 was $25,534, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $102,136 for a family of four. However, Hayesville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hayesville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hayesville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hayesville include Irish, Scottish, English, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Hayesville is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.