Sims is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 281 people and just one neighborhood, Sims is the 530th largest community in North Carolina. Sims has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Sims, where the median household income is $53,021.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Sims is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 50.00% of the Sims workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Sims is a town of production and manufacturing workers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sims who work in office and administrative support (11.49%), healthcare (9.46%) and food service (6.76%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Sims 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.