Simpson is a tiny village located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 426 people and just one neighborhood, Simpson is the 505th largest community in North Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Simpson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Simpson is a village of service providers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Simpson who work in management occupations (12.17%), healthcare suport services (9.52%) and healthcare (8.99%).
Also of interest is that Simpson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 12.37% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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
Because of many things, Simpson is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Simpson a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Simpson has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Simpson’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Simpson is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.