Wentworth is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,702 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Wentworth is the 264th largest community in North Carolina.
When you are in Wentworth, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.33% of Wentworth’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. 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 (8.66%), sales jobs (8.48%), and management occupations (7.56%).
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 percentage of adults in Wentworth who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.43% of the adults in Wentworth have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Wentworth in 2010 was $22,294, which is middle income relative to North Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $89,176 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 English, Irish, German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Wentworth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.