Concord is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 105,240 people and 27 constituent neighborhoods, Concord is the tenth largest community in North Carolina. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Concord, 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 Concord, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Concord’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Concord does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $70,973.00.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Concord is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Concord is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Concord who work in management occupations (11.90%), sales jobs (10.60%), and office and administrative support (10.16%).
Also of interest is that Concord has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Concord telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.27% 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 Concord are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.28% of adults in Concord have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Concord in 2018 was $34,938, 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 $139,752 for a family of four. However, Concord contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Concord is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Concord home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Concord residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Concord also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.30% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Concord include German, Irish, English, Italian, and African.
The most common language spoken in Concord is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.