Long View is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 4,895 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Long View is the 158th largest community in North Carolina.
Long View is a blue-collar town, with 46.85% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Long View is a town of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Long View who work in office and administrative support (10.59%), sales jobs (9.57%), and healthcare (7.00%).
Being a small town, Long View does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Long View have a very low rate of college education: just 6.85% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Long View in 2010 was $15,525, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $62,100 for a family of four.
Long View is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Long View home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Long View residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Long View also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.03% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Long View include English, Irish, Russian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Long View is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.