Faison, NC

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Living in Faison

Faison is a tiny town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 784 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Faison is the 433rd largest community in North Carolina.

When you are in Faison, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 50.52% of Faison’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Faison is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Faison who work in office and administrative support (11.13%), farm management occupations (9.90%), and sales jobs (7.01%).

You will also find that a lot of people in Faison work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.

As is often the case in a small town, Faison doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The citizens of Faison are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.42% of adults in Faison have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Faison in 2018 was $15,673, which is low income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $62,692 for a family of four.

Faison is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Faison home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Faison, accounting for 48.22% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Faison residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Faison include Scottish, English, German, Italian, and Irish.

In addition, Faison has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (27.58%).

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

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