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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Wentworth is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 (11.87%), healthcare (10.49%), and sales jobs (8.92%).
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.
Wentworth 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.
In terms of college education, Wentworth is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.88% of adults 25 and older in Wentworth have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Wentworth in 2010 was $22,623, which is middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $90,492 for a family of four. However, Wentworth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Wentworth is a very 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.