Sharpsburg is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,003 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sharpsburg is the 307th largest community in North Carolina.
Sharpsburg is a blue-collar town, with 43.90% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Sharpsburg is a town of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sharpsburg who work in teaching (8.64%), sales jobs (7.54%), and food service (6.72%).
Sharpsburg 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.
In Sharpsburg, just 6.85% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Sharpsburg in 2010 was $14,584, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $58,336 for a family of four.
Sharpsburg is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Sharpsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sharpsburg residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Sharpsburg include German, French , Irish, and Slavic.
The most common language spoken in Sharpsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Spanish.