Littleton is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 646 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Littleton is the 448th largest community in North Carolina.
Littleton real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Littleton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Littleton is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.22% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Littleton is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Littleton who work in food service (16.75%), office and administrative support (15.27%), and management occupations (13.30%).
In terms of college education, Littleton is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.39% of adults 25 and older in Littleton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Littleton in 2010 was $16,666, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $66,664 for a family of four. Littleton also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 42.55% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Littleton is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Littleton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Littleton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Littleton include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and German.
The most common language spoken in Littleton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese and German.