Indian Trail is a medium-sized town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 37,073 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Indian Trail is the 25th largest community in North Carolina. Much of the housing stock in Indian Trail was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Indian Trail economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Indian Trail, where the median household income is $67,338.00.
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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Indian Trail is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 office and administrative support (14.03%), sales jobs (13.74%), and management occupations (10.93%).
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.
Indian Trail 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, Indian Trail’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Indian Trail, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.74 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The citizens of Indian Trail are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.39% of adults in Indian Trail have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Indian Trail in 2010 was $26,272, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $105,088 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. Important ancestries of people in Indian Trail include Irish, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Indian Trail is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.