Zirconia is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 4,732 people and just one neighborhood, Zirconia is the 170th largest community in North Carolina.
Real Estate Prices
Zirconia real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Zirconia house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Zirconia is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Zirconia is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Zirconia who work in office and administrative support (13.45%), sales jobs (11.22%) and management occupations (10.51%).
Also of interest is that Zirconia has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Zirconia is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Zirconia doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.