Knotts Island, NC

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Knotts Island Profile


Overview

Knotts Island is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,658 people and just one neighborhood, Knotts Island is the 344th largest community in North Carolina.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Knotts Island is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.72% of the Knotts Island workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Knotts Island is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Knotts Island who work in sales jobs (16.03%), office and administrative support (15.42%), and management occupations (5.88%).


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!) Knotts Island 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. Knotts Island has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Knotts Island than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Knotts Island may be for you.

Knotts Island is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.

One downside of living in Knotts Island, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 45.26 minutes every day commuting to work.

Knotts Island Demographics

In terms of college education, the citizens of Knotts Island rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.16% of adults 25 and older in Knotts Island have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Knotts Island in 2010 was $25,799, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $103,196 for a family of four. However, Knotts Island contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Knotts Island home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Knotts Island residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Knotts Island include Irish, Italian, German, and French Canadian.

The most common language spoken in Knotts Island is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Arabic.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Knotts Island 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 3.47
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Knotts Island 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 27.50
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Knotts Island 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NC Quality Rating Compared to Nation
W T Griggs Elementary
261 Poplar Branch Road
Poplar Branch, NC, 27965
KG-05
Currituck County Middle
4263 Caratoke Hwy
Barco, NC, 27917
06-08
Moyock Middle
216 Survey Road
Moyock, NC, 27958
06-08
Central Elementary
504 Shortcut Road
Barco, NC, 27917
PK-05
Currituck County High
4203 Caratoke Hwy
Barco, NC, 27917
09-12
Moyock Elementary
255 Tulls Creek Road
Moyock, NC, 27958
KG-05
Shawboro Elementary School
370 Shawboro Road
Shawboro, NC, 27973
KG-05
The Jp Knapp Ech (I)School
2966 Caratoke Hwy
Currituck, NC, 27929
09-12
Jarvisburg Elementary
110 Jarvisburg Rd
Jarvisburg, NC, 27947
PK-05
Knotts Island Elementary
413 Woodleigh Road
Knotts Island, NC, 27950
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 28.9% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.9% 46.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 6.6%

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