Huntersville, NC

Huntersville profile

Living in Huntersville

Huntersville is a medium-sized town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 61,376 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Huntersville is the 19th largest community in North Carolina. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Huntersville, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Huntersville, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Huntersville’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Huntersville does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $102,016.00.

Huntersville real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Huntersville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Huntersville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 90.14% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Huntersville is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Huntersville who work in management occupations (17.64%), sales jobs (14.69%), and business and financial occupations (11.39%).

Also of interest is that Huntersville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.69% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.

Huntersville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Huntersville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

If knowledge is power, Huntersville is a pretty powerful place. 55.80% of the adults in Huntersville have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Huntersville in 2018 was $44,235, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $176,940 for a family of four.

Huntersville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Huntersville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Huntersville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Huntersville include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Huntersville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.