Orrum is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 92 people and just one neighborhood, Orrum is the 552nd largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Orrum, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 66.67% of Orrum’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Orrum is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Orrum who work in healthcare suport services (16.67%), food service (11.11%) and teaching (5.56%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Orrum’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Orrum has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Orrum has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Orrum than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Orrum may be for you.
One downside of living in Orrum, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.00 minutes every day commuting to work.
Orrum 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.