Pikeville, NC


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Pikeville is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 692 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pikeville is the 447th largest community in North Carolina.

Unlike some towns, Pikeville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pikeville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pikeville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Pikeville who work in sales jobs (12.63%), office and administrative support (10.92%), and management occupations (5.80%).

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.

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!) Pikeville 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. Pikeville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Pikeville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Pikeville may be for you.

Being a small town, Pikeville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Pikeville rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.31% of adults 25 and older in Pikeville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Pikeville in 2010 was $20,119, which is middle income relative to North Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $80,476 for a family of four. However, Pikeville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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.

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