Mocksville is a somewhat small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 5,151 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Mocksville is the 149th largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mocksville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mocksville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mocksville who work in office and administrative support (18.86%), food service (8.91%), and teaching (8.86%).
Also of interest is that Mocksville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
As is often the case in a small town, Mocksville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Mocksville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.80% of adults in Mocksville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Mocksville in 2010 was $20,303, which is middle income relative to North Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,212 for a family of four. However, Mocksville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mocksville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Mocksville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mocksville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Mocksville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.36% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Mocksville include English, Irish, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Mocksville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hebrew.