Pikeville is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 693 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pikeville is the 447th largest community in North Carolina.
Pikeville is a blue-collar town, with 36.71% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Pikeville is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pikeville who work in office and administrative support (13.92%), management occupations (9.18%), and food service (6.96%).
Also of interest is that Pikeville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
As is often the case in a small town, Pikeville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Pikeville with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.21% of adults in Pikeville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pikeville in 2010 was $19,492, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $77,968 for a family of four.
Pikeville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Pikeville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pikeville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pikeville include German, Irish, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Pikeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.