Stallings is a somewhat small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 15,270 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Stallings is the 64th largest community in North Carolina.
Stallings real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Stallings house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Stallings is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.74% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Stallings is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stallings who work in office and administrative support (15.29%), management occupations (13.84%), and sales jobs (12.99%).
Also of interest is that Stallings has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.88% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
Stallings 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, Stallings’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Stallings, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.08 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Stallings is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 42.76% of adults in Stallings have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Stallings in 2010 was $32,843, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $131,372 for a family of four. However, Stallings contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Stallings is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Stallings home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stallings residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Stallings include English, Irish, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Stallings is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.