Lake Waccamaw is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,472 people and just one neighborhood, Lake Waccamaw is the 352nd largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Lake Waccamaw is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lake Waccamaw is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake Waccamaw who work in office and administrative support (17.37%), management occupations (10.81%) and sales jobs (10.59%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Lake Waccamaw is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.