Middleburg is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 103 people and just one neighborhood, Middleburg is the 575th largest community in North Carolina. Middleburg has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Middleburg is a blue-collar town, with 38.75% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Middleburg is a town of managers, professionals, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Middleburg who work in business and financial occupations (26.25%), healthcare (10.00%), and sales jobs (8.75%).
The overall crime rate in Middleburg is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Middleburg has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Middleburg has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Middleburg than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Middleburg may be for you.
One downside of living in Middleburg is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Middleburg, the average commute to work is 37.66 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Middleburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Middleburg citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.03% of adults in Middleburg have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Middleburg in 2018 was $41,278, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $165,112 for a family of four. However, Middleburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Middleburg also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 33.47% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Middleburg is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Middleburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Middleburg residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Middleburg include German, Welsh, English, Yugoslavian, and Other West Indian.
The most common language spoken in Middleburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Persian and Greek.
Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Middleburg, the neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
The real estate in this neighborhood consists of more mobile homes than 96.1% of all neighborhoods in America, with 33.5% of the occupied housing here being classified as mobile homes. So if you are looking for a mobile home, or you like the look and feel of mobile home parks, this neighborhood might have the setting you desire.
Did you know that the neighborhood has more Portuguese ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.0% of this neighborhood's residents have Portuguese ancestry.
How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.
The neighbors in the neighborhood in Middleburg are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 69.1% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 44.9% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 91.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.
What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.
In the neighborhood, 29.1% of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 27.1% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants (22.3%), and 21.2% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 98.8% of households.
Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.
In the neighborhood in Middleburg, NC, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English (17.5%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (9.8%), and residents who report Irish roots (9.8%), and some of the residents are also of Portuguese ancestry (3.0%), along with some South American ancestry residents (2.3%), among others.
Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (31.5% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (76.8%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (7.0%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.