Lawndale is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 592 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lawndale is the 460th largest community in North Carolina.
Lawndale is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lawndale is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lawndale who work in sales jobs (12.41%), office and administrative support (12.04%), and personal care services (10.95%).
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, Lawndale has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lawndale a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Lawndale doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Lawndale, just 7.80% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Lawndale in 2010 was $18,162, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $72,648 for a family of four.
Lawndale is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Lawndale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lawndale residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lawndale include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Lawndale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.