Morrisville is a medium-sized town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 28,846 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Morrisville is the 48th largest community in North Carolina. Much of the housing stock in Morrisville was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Morrisville economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Morrisville, where the median household income is $101,738.00.
Morrisville real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Morrisville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Morrisville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.83% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Morrisville is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Morrisville who work in computer science and math (23.32%), management occupations (11.80%), and business and financial occupations (9.74%).
Also of interest is that Morrisville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Morrisville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.75% 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.
Morrisville is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Morrisville, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Morrisville is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 69.37% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Morrisville in 2018 was $45,453, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $181,812 for a family of four.
Morrisville is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Morrisville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Morrisville residents report their race to be Asian, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Morrisville include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
Morrisville also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 36.82%.
The most common language spoken in Morrisville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Other Asian languages.