Commuting Patterns

Labor Market Data

Commuting Patterns — 2014 Census

Live and work in Mecklenburg County:   5,357
Total In-Commuters:   5,774
Total Out-Commuters:   7,354
Net In-Commuters:
(In-Commuters minus Out-Commuters)
  -1,580
In-Commuters From:
Brunswick County, VA   735
Lunenburg County, VA   583
Halifax County, VA   474
Charlotte County, VA   326
Buckingham County, VA   167
Chesterfield County, VA   167
Prince Edward County, VA   145
Granville County, NC   138
Warren County, NC   130
Vance County, NC   112

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, OnTheMap Application and LEHD Origin-Destination Employment Statistics, 2014

Out-Commuters To:
Brunswick County, VA   584
Halifax County, VA   554
Henrico County, VA   436
Chesterfield County, VA   392
Richmond City, VA   382
Newport News City, VA   288
Granville County, NC   224
Chesapeake City, VA   217
Lunenburg County, VA   212
Charlotte County, VA   190

Commute Time (2011-2015)

Worked from home: 450 3.7%
Under 15 minutes: 4,133 35.3%
15-24 minutes: 2,705 23.1%
25-34 minutes: 2,236 19.1%
35-44 minutes: 796 6.8%
45-59 minutes 878 7.5%
Over 60 minutes 983 8.4%

Mean Travel Time to Work: 25 minutes

Additional Labor Resources

High School Graduates Not Continuing (2015-2016): 81
Two-Year College Graduates (Spring 2016): 1,319
Two-Year College Enrollees (Fall 2016): 4,737
Total: 6,137