Mayodan is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,470 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mayodan is the 280th largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns, Mayodan isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mayodan are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mayodan is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mayodan who work in office and administrative support (20.24%), sales jobs (10.76%), and teaching (5.92%).
Mayodan is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of people in Mayodan with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.05% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Mayodan in 2010 was $15,624, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $62,496 for a family of four. Mayodan also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 32.93% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Mayodan is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Mayodan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mayodan residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mayodan include German, Irish, Scots-Irish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Mayodan is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.