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Moncure, NC

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Overview


Moncure is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 780 people and just one neighborhood, Moncure is the 434th largest community in North Carolina.

Moncure home prices are not only among the most expensive in North Carolina, but Moncure real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Moncure is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.79% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Moncure is a town of service providers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Moncure who work in maintenance occupations (33.85%), business and financial occupations (20.67%), and healthcare (10.59%).

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, Moncure has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Moncure a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Moncure, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 41.48 minutes every day commuting to work.

Being a small town, Moncure does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Demographics

The percentage of adults in Moncure with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.93% of adults in Moncure have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Moncure in 2018 was $25,004, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $100,016 for a family of four. However, Moncure contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Moncure is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Moncure home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Moncure residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Moncure include Irish, English, Finnish, German, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Moncure is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

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People

If you're nearing retirement age, or in retirement, the is an excellent choice for you to consider for top-quality retirement living. This neighborhood is rated by NeighborhoodScout as among the top 9.2% of retiree-friendly neighborhoods in North Carolina, combining peace and quiet, safety from crime, and offering diverse housing options from which retirees can choose. Maybe it's because of these amenities that a large proportion of the residents here are college educated seniors, mixed with other age groups. For these and other reasons, NeighborhoodScout identifies this neighborhood as a top-notch place to consider if you are thinking of or planning to retire in North Carolina.

Diversity

Did you know that the neighborhood has more Dutch ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.6% of this neighborhood's residents have Dutch ancestry.

The Neighbors

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the neighborhood in Moncure are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 67.7% of the neighborhoods in America. In addition, 3.5% of the children seventeen and under living in this neighborhood are living below the federal poverty line, which is a lower rate of childhood poverty than is found in 69.7% of America'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, 50.1% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 24.4% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (14.1%), and 11.3% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

Languages

The most common language spoken in the neighborhood is English, spoken by 95.6% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (3.8%).

Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is shared learned behavior. We learn it from our parents, their parents, our houses of worship, and much of our culture – our learned behavior – comes from our ancestors. That is why ancestry and ethnicity can be so interesting and important to understand: places with concentrations of people of one or more ancestries often express those shared learned behaviors and this gives each neighborhood its own culture. Even different neighborhoods in the same city can have drastically different cultures.

In the neighborhood in Moncure, NC, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Irish (18.1%). There are also a number of people of English ancestry (14.9%), and residents who report German roots (10.3%), and some of the residents are also of Italian ancestry (5.2%), along with some Dutch ancestry residents (3.6%), among others.

Getting to Work

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 30 and 45 minutes commuting one-way to work (34.5% of working residents), which is at or a bit above the average length of a commute across all U.S. neighborhoods.

Here most residents (63.2%) 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 (10.4%) and 5.3% of residents also hop out the door and walk to work for their daily commute. In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.


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