Zebulon, NC


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Zebulon is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 4,964 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Zebulon is the 176th largest community in North Carolina.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Zebulon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Zebulon is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Zebulon who work in office and administrative support (15.02%), sales jobs (13.81%), and food service (6.71%).

The education level of Zebulon citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.77% of adults in Zebulon have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Zebulon in 2010 was $18,730, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,920 for a family of four. However, Zebulon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Zebulon is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Zebulon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Zebulon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Zebulon also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.89% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Zebulon include African, Italian, German, and English.

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