Locust

Locust

Locust is a great place to live, work, and raise a family.

Locust is a great place to live, work, and raise a family. It offers a small-town feel with all the conveniences of a larger city. Residents have access to good schools, parks, recreation facilities, and shopping. Locust is also close to Charlotte, which offers even more job opportunities, cultural attractions, and shopping options.


Overview for Locust, NC

4,275 people live in Locust, where the median age is 47.1 and the average individual income is $30,080. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

4,275

Total Population

47.1 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$30,080

Average individual Income

Around Locust, NC

There's plenty to do around Locust, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

3
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
6
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Metrolina Mulch, Isla Cancun, and Locust ABC Store.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.2 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.74 miles 15 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 0.95 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.69 miles 10 reviews 4.6/5 stars
Dining 3.01 miles 5 reviews 4.6/5 stars
Dining · $ 3.81 miles 58 reviews 4.6/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Locust, NC

Locust has 1,829 households, with an average household size of 2.34. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Locust do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,275 people call Locust home. The population density is 521.98 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

4,275

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

47.1

Median Age

46.62 / 53.38%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,829

Total Households

2.34

Average Household Size

$30,080

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Locust, NC

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Locust. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Carolina Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Locust Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
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