Lillington, NC


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Living in Lillington

Lillington is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 3,476 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Lillington is the 238th largest community in North Carolina.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lillington is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lillington is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lillington who work in office and administrative support (12.92%), teaching (11.48%), and healthcare suport services (10.17%).

Lillington is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Lillington, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.

As is often the case in a small town, Lillington doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The percentage of adults in Lillington with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.59% of adults in Lillington have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Lillington in 2010 was $12,936, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $51,744 for a family of four.

Lillington is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Lillington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lillington residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lillington include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Lillington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hungarian.