New London is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 604 people and two constituent neighborhoods, New London is the 462nd largest community in North Carolina.
New London is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, New London is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in New London who work in office and administrative support (17.58%), sales jobs (13.28%), and teaching (10.94%).
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, New London has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes New London a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, New London does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of New London are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.30% of adults in New London having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in New London in 2010 was $23,114, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,456 for a family of four. However, New London contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
New London is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call New London home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New London residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in New London include English, Scots-Irish, Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in New London is English. Other important languages spoken here include Miao/Hmong and French.