Robbins is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,184 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Robbins is the 392nd largest community in North Carolina.
Robbins is a blue-collar town, with 40.49% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Robbins is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Robbins who work in maintenance occupations (15.31%), sales jobs (7.16%), and healthcare (7.16%).
One downside of living in Robbins is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Robbins, the average commute to work is 31.63 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Robbins 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 rate of college-level education in Robbins is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.11% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Robbins in 2010 was $13,940, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $55,760 for a family of four. Robbins also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 35.96% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Robbins home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Robbins residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Robbins also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 51.17% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Robbins include English, German, Italian, and Scottish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Robbins's cultural character, accounting for 29.14% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in Robbins is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.