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.
Unlike some towns, New London isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in New London are a mix of both white- and blue-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 (19.35%), sales jobs (9.68%), and healthcare (8.06%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, New London is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, New London doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of New London citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.59% of adults 25 and older in New London have a college degree.
The per capita income in New London in 2010 was $24,338, 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 $97,352 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 French .
The most common language spoken in New London is English. Other important languages spoken here include Miao/Hmong and Pacific Island languages.