Midway, NC


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Midway is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 4,742 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Midway is the 163rd largest community in North Carolina.

Midway is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.17% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Midway is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Midway who work in office and administrative support (20.14%), sales jobs (9.23%), and food service (6.99%).

Because of many things, Midway is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Midway a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Midway has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Midway’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

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

The education level of Midway citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.65% of adults in Midway have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Midway in 2010 was $26,314, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $105,256 for a family of four. However, Midway contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Midway home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Midway residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Midway include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Dutch.

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

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