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Living In Sawmills, NC

Sawmills, a small town in North Carolina, has a population of just over 5,000. Retirees are commonplace, as they make up 19% of the population compared to 14% nationally, while young professionals are less well-represented. Most residents own their homes in Sawmills, and 35% of residents rent. With a relatively low average rent of $697 a month in the town, renting remains an affordable option, particularly compared to other cities in North Carolina. Over the course of a year, renters in Sawmills will save around $2,800 compared to the state average.

Many Sawmills residents work in one of two industries: manufacturing and retail. Combined, these industries make up 19% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 11% of the town's population works in transportation, which ranks as the top profession in the town. With an average annual income of about $50K, Sawmills workers earn about $17,000 less than their peers elsewhere in North Carolina. The town's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average (5%), Sawmills has a relatively high concentration of residents older than 25 with an Associate's degree (8%). Additionally, 4% have a Bachelor's degree and 2% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree.

Averaging about 23 minutes, Sawmills's commute time is faster than the North Carolina average of about 25 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the most common mode of getting to work, opted for by 39% of commuters, while public transit isn't used. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.

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