Wentworth is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,765 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Wentworth is the 264th largest community in North Carolina.
Unlike some towns, Wentworth isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wentworth are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wentworth is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wentworth who work in office and administrative support (13.77%), healthcare (13.77%), and sales jobs (7.86%).
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, Wentworth is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Wentworth doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Wentworth are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.68% of adults in Wentworth have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Wentworth in 2010 was $23,388, which is upper middle income relative to North Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,552 for a family of four. However, Wentworth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Wentworth is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Wentworth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wentworth residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Wentworth include Irish, German, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Wentworth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.