Weaverville is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 3,911 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Weaverville is the 241st largest community in North Carolina.
Weaverville real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Weaverville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, Weaverville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Weaverville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Weaverville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Weaverville who work in sales jobs (20.01%), management occupations (9.91%), and office and administrative support (8.65%).
Of important note, Weaverville is also a town of artists. Weaverville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Weaverville’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Weaverville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.67% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Being a small town, Weaverville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Weaverville are among the most well-educated in the nation: 48.75% of adults in Weaverville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Weaverville in 2010 was $35,582, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $142,328 for a family of four. However, Weaverville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Weaverville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Weaverville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Weaverville include English, German, Irish, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Weaverville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.