Mill Spring is a somewhat small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 5,022 people and just one neighborhood, Mill Spring is the 148th largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mill Spring is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mill Spring is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Mill Spring who work in office and administrative support (14.61%), management occupations (10.83%) and healthcare (8.98%).
A relatively large number of people in Mill Spring telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.54% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Mill Spring has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Mill Spring a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.