State Road is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 4,704 people and two constituent neighborhoods, State Road is the 161st largest community in North Carolina.
State Road is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, State Road is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in State Road who work in management occupations (13.20%), office and administrative support (11.99%), and sales jobs (9.60%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, State Road is worth considering.
In terms of college education, the citizens of State Road rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.73% of adults 25 and older in State Road have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in State Road in 2010 was $20,825, which is middle income relative to North Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,300 for a family of four. However, State Road contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call State Road home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of State Road residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in State Road include Irish, German, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in State Road is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.