Trenton is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 291 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Trenton is the 528th largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns, Trenton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Trenton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Trenton is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Trenton who work in sales jobs (17.70%), office and administrative support (13.27%), and maintenance occupations (10.62%).
Being a small town, Trenton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Trenton who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.05% of the adults in Trenton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Trenton in 2010 was $15,458, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,832 for a family of four.
Trenton is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Trenton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Trenton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Trenton include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Trenton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.