Pineville is a somewhat small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 8,429 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Pineville is the 109th largest community in North Carolina.
Pineville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.27% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Pineville is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pineville who work in office and administrative support (16.92%), food service (14.54%), and sales jobs (12.53%).
The overall education level of Pineville is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.99% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Pineville in 2010 was $21,526, which is middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $86,104 for a family of four.
Pineville is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Pineville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pineville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Pineville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 25.31% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pineville include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Pineville's cultural character, accounting for 18.87% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in Pineville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.