La Grange is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,804 people and two constituent neighborhoods, La Grange is the 259th largest community in North Carolina.
La Grange is a blue-collar town, with 35.04% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, La Grange is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in La Grange who work in sales jobs (18.41%), office and administrative support (8.78%), and teaching (7.07%).
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, La Grange has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes La Grange a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The rate of college-level education in La Grange is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.40% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in La Grange in 2010 was $19,901, which is middle income relative to North Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,604 for a family of four. However, La Grange contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
La Grange is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call La Grange home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of La Grange residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in La Grange include English, German, Irish, and French .
The most common language spoken in La Grange is English. Other important languages spoken here include Greek and African languages.