Woodfin, NC
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Living in Woodfin

Woodfin is a somewhat small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 8,010 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Woodfin is the 116th largest community in North Carolina. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Woodfin, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Woodfin, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Woodfin’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Woodfin does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $52,732.00.

Woodfin real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Woodfin house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Of important note, Woodfin is also a town of artists. Woodfin has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Woodfin’s character.

A relatively large number of people in Woodfin telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 19.57% 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.

The citizens of Woodfin are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.44% of adults in Woodfin have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Woodfin in 2018 was $37,178, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $148,712 for a family of four. However, Woodfin contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Woodfin is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Woodfin home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Woodfin residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Woodfin also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.29% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Woodfin include English, German, Irish, European, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Woodfin is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.

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