Ramseur, NC

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Living in Ramseur

Ramseur is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,774 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ramseur is the 318th largest community in North Carolina.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ramseur is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ramseur is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ramseur who work in healthcare suport services (28.80%), sales jobs (12.59%), and office and administrative support (7.53%).

As is often the case in a small town, Ramseur doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The percentage of people in Ramseur with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.02% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Ramseur in 2018 was $12,004, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $48,016 for a family of four. Ramseur also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 42.76% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Ramseur is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ramseur home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ramseur residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Ramseur also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.66% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ramseur include Irish, German, English, Scots-Irish, and African.

The most common language spoken in Ramseur is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.

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