Yadkinville is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,927 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Yadkinville is the 252nd largest community in North Carolina.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Yadkinville is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.67% of the Yadkinville workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Yadkinville is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Yadkinville who work in office and administrative support (15.45%), sales jobs (14.82%), and management occupations (7.19%).
Yadkinville 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.
The percentage of adults in Yadkinville with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.24% of adults in Yadkinville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Yadkinville in 2010 was $17,254, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $69,016 for a family of four. However, Yadkinville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Yadkinville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 34.01% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Yadkinville is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Yadkinville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Yadkinville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Yadkinville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 30.18% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Yadkinville include German, Irish, Dutch, and Canadian.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Yadkinville's cultural character, accounting for 15.89% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in Yadkinville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.