Pikeville is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 674 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pikeville is the 447th largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pikeville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pikeville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pikeville who work in office and administrative support (15.85%), management occupations (14.94%), and sales jobs (6.10%).
Pikeville 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.
The citizens of Pikeville are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.56% of adults in Pikeville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pikeville in 2018 was $26,857, 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 $107,428 for a family of four. However, Pikeville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pikeville is a very 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 English, German, Irish, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Pikeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.