La Grange, NC

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Living in La Grange

La Grange is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,595 people and two constituent neighborhoods, La Grange is the 269th largest community in North Carolina.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, La Grange is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, La Grange is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in La Grange who work in healthcare (22.48%), maintenance occupations (11.85%), and office and administrative support (6.92%).

Even though La Grange is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

The education level of La Grange citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.97% of adults 25 and older in La Grange have a college degree.

The per capita income in La Grange in 2018 was $34,299, 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 $137,196 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 White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in La Grange include African, German, English, Irish, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in La Grange is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.

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