South Mills, NC

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South Mills Profile


Overview

South Mills is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 470 people and just one neighborhood, South Mills is the 492nd largest community in North Carolina.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in South Mills, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 62.12% of South Mills’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, South Mills is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in South Mills who work in office and administrative support (37.88%), sales jobs (0.00%), and personal care services (0.00%).


Setting & Lifestyle

The overall crime rate in South Mills is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) South Mills has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. South Mills has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in South Mills than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, South Mills may be for you.

One downside of living in South Mills is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In South Mills, the average commute to work is 42.95 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

South Mills is a very car-oriented town. 1.00% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because South Mills is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. South Mills has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.

As is often the case in a small town, South Mills doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

South Mills Demographics

The population of South Mills has one of the lowest overall levels of education in the country: only 4.59% of people over 25 hold a college degree. The national average for all municipalities is 21.84%.

The per capita income in South Mills in 2010 was $23,822, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $95,288 for a family of four.

The people who call South Mills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of South Mills residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in South Mills include Welsh, Norwegian, German, and Hungarian.

The most common language spoken in South Mills is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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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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South Mills 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 3.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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South Mills 0.101011101001110
North Carolina 27.50

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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North Carolina 27

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (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

65 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

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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.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NC Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Camden Intermediate School
123 Noblitt Drive
Camden, NC, 27921
04-06
Camtech High School
103 A Us Highway 158 W
Camden, NC, 27921
09-12
Grandy Primary School
175 Nc Hwy 343 North
Camden, NC, 27921
PK-03
Camden Middle School
248 Scotland Road
Camden, NC, 27921
07-08
Camden County High School
103 Us 158 W
Camden, NC, 27921
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.4% 57.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.0% 51.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 5.2%

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