Walstonburg is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 218 people and just one neighborhood, Walstonburg is the 535th largest community in North Carolina. Walstonburg has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Walstonburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Walstonburg is a town of sales and office workers, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Walstonburg who work in management occupations (16.55%), office and administrative support (14.48%) and sales jobs (12.41%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Walstonburg, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Walstonburg provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
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, Walstonburg is worth considering.
Walstonburg is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.