Robbins is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 1,168 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Robbins is the 387th largest community in North Carolina.
When you are in Robbins, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 43.49% of Robbins’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Robbins is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Robbins who work in office and administrative support (18.05%), maintenance occupations (10.36%), and food service (5.81%).
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Robbins, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Robbins provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
In Robbins, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.95 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly 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 population of Robbins has one of the lowest overall levels of education in the country: only 4.86% of people over 25 hold a college degree. The national average for all municipalities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Robbins in 2018 was $18,456, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,824 for a family of four. However, Robbins contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Robbins is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. 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 40.06% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Robbins include English, Irish, German, Swiss, and Scots-Irish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Robbins's cultural character, accounting for 27.49% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in Robbins is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.