Indian Trail, NC

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Living in Indian Trail

Indian Trail is a medium-sized town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 39,619 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Indian Trail is the 25th largest community in North Carolina. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Indian Trail, 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 Indian Trail, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Indian Trail’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Indian Trail does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $79,010.00.

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

Unlike some towns, Indian Trail isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Indian Trail are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Indian Trail is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Indian Trail who work in sales jobs (13.26%), management occupations (11.94%), and office and administrative support (10.34%).

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

Because of many things, Indian Trail is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Indian Trail 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 town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Indian Trail has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Indian Trail’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Indian Trail is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Indian Trail, the average commute to work is 31.71 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The population of Indian Trail is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 36.74% of adults in Indian Trail have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Indian Trail in 2010 was $32,654, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $130,616 for a family of four. However, Indian Trail contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Indian Trail is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Indian Trail home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Indian Trail residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Indian Trail also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.49% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Indian Trail include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Indian Trail is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.