Rolesville, NC

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Rolesville Profile


Overview

Rolesville is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 8,501 people and just one neighborhood, Rolesville is the 205th largest community in North Carolina. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Rolesville, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Rolesville, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Rolesville’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Rolesville does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $119,615.00.

Rolesville real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Rolesville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Rolesville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 92.77% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Rolesville is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rolesville who work in computer science and math (14.52%), management occupations (13.92%), and sales jobs (12.03%).

Also of interest is that Rolesville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

A relatively large number of people in Rolesville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 17.75% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Setting & Lifestyle

Rolesville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Rolesville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Rolesville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.01 minutes every day commuting to work.

Being a small town, Rolesville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Rolesville Demographics

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Rolesville, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Rolesville is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 52.32% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Rolesville in 2018 was $35,674, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $142,696 for a family of four. However, Rolesville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Rolesville is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Rolesville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rolesville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rolesville include English, Irish, German, African, and Italian.

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


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Real Estate Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q4 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Demographics Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Crime Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Public School Data

Source
School Data Tutorial

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that your children would be exposed to if you lived in this neighborhood. Info

Schools In This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NC* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Rolesville Charter Academy School
908 Eagle Scholars Drive
Rolesville, NC 27571
KG-06
Rolesville Elementary School
307 S Main St
Rolesville, NC 27571
PK-05
Rolesville High School
1099 East Young St
Rolesville, NC 27571
09-12
Rolesville Middle School
4700 Burlington Mills Road
Rolesville, NC 27571
06-08
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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

WAKE COUNTY SCHOOLS


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District Quality Compared to North Carolina

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Better than of NC school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.8% 56.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.7% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 3.8%

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