Warrenton is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 866 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Warrenton is the 419th largest community in North Carolina. Warrenton has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Warrenton is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Warrenton is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Warrenton who work in management occupations (12.57%), sales jobs (12.29%), and teaching (11.17%).
As is often the case in a small town, Warrenton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Warrenton who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.27% of the adults in Warrenton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Warrenton in 2010 was $21,991, which is middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $87,964 for a family of four.
Warrenton is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Warrenton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Warrenton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Warrenton include German, Irish, French , and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Warrenton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.