Stallings is a somewhat small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 16,145 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Stallings is the 64th largest community in North Carolina. Stallings 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 Stallings, where the median household income is $82,753.00.
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 86.85% 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 sales jobs (14.35%), management occupations (13.79%), and office and administrative support (11.20%).
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.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.39% 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.
Because of many things, Stallings is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Stallings really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Stallings perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Stallings is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Stallings, the average commute to work is 31.08 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The education level of Stallings ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Stallings, 45.73% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Stallings in 2018 was $36,706, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $146,824 for a family of four.
Stallings is a very 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 German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Stallings is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.