Hope Mills, NC

Hope Mills profile

Living in Hope Mills

Hope Mills is a medium-sized town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 15,849 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Hope Mills is the 60th largest community in North Carolina.

Unlike some towns, Hope Mills isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hope Mills are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hope Mills is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hope Mills who work in office and administrative support (15.09%), sales jobs (12.51%), and healthcare (7.14%).

There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Hope Mills, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.

Hope Mills is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The education level of Hope Mills citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.16% of adults in Hope Mills have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Hope Mills in 2018 was $22,478, which is lower middle income relative to North Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,912 for a family of four. However, Hope Mills contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Hope Mills is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Hope Mills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hope Mills residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hope Mills include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Hope Mills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.