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. Much of the housing stock in Mocksville was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Mocksville economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Mocksville, where the median household income is $37,513.00.
Mocksville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (17.98%), food service (9.22%), and healthcare suport services (8.38%).
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, Mocksville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Mocksville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Mocksville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Mocksville citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.79% of adults 25 and older in Mocksville have a college degree.
The per capita income in Mocksville in 2010 was $20,206, 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 $80,824 for a family of four. However, Mocksville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mocksville is an extremely 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 11.85% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Mocksville include English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Mocksville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hebrew.