Lumberton Jobs

  • Class A CDL Owner Operator HHG Truck Drivers

    Graebel Van Lines - Lumberton, NC

    HOUSEHOLD GOODS/RELOCATION Truck Driving Professional “Movers” Needed Today at Graebel When you accept a job as a CDL Truck Driver/Mover with Graebel, you will be responsible for...

    from Graebel Van Lines - 13 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Lumberton, NC

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 15 days ago
  • CLASS A CDL TRUCK DRIVERS - 866-880-7412

    Barr-nunn Transportation - Lumberton, NC

    CLASS A CDL TRUCK DRIVERS 1 year tractor trailer experience required Sign on Bonus - 11/25/13-12/20/13: Solo Company Drivers = $1000 Solo Owner/Operators = $1500 Sign on Bonus -...

    from Barr-Nunn Transportation, Inc - 2 days ago
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Lumberton, North Carolina

Lumberton is a city in Robeson County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 20,795 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Robeson County . Lumberton, located in southern North Carolina's Inner Banks region, is located on the Lumber River. Founded in 1787 by John Willis, an officer in the American Revolution, Lumberton was originally a shipping point for lumber used by the Navy, which was sent downriver to Georgetown, South Carolina. Most of the town's growth, however, began shortly after World War II. David Lynch's 1986 film Blue Velvet was set in Lumberton, though it was actually filmed in nearby Wilmington. This situation raised some problems during filming, so Lynch filmed a small sequence in Lumberton and was subsequently allowed to use the name. On July 23, 1993, James R. Jordan, Sr., father of basketball legend Michael Jordan, was murdered at a rest stop off of Interstate 95 near Lumberton.

Lumberton Careers

Among the most common occupations in Lumberton are Management, professional, and related occupations, 31%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 16%. Approximately 68 percent of workers in Lumberton, North Carolina work for companies, 19 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Lumberton Industries

The leading industries in Lumberton, North Carolina are Educational, health and social services, 24%; Manufacturing, 17%; and Retail trade, 12%. Simply Hired's Lumberton job listings indicate that the following industries in Lumberton are hiring the most workers:

Lumberton Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Lumberton, North Carolina is $26,703, and the median income of households in Lumberton was $26,782.

Average Salaries in Lumberton, NC

Lumberton, NC


According to our Lumberton Trends data, the number of Lumberton, North Carolina jobs has decreased by 28% since September 2013.
Lumberton job trends

Lumberton Employment Statistics

Population of Lumberton
Total population 20,795
Male 47.13%
Female 52.87%
Median age 35.3
Lumberton Housing
Owner-occupied homes 57.7%
Median cost of a home $71,300
Median mortgage payment $539
Renter-occupied homes 42.3%
Vacant housing 11.1%
Median monthly rent $411
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $28,903
Median for all female full-time $24,503
Household Income
Less than $10,000 24%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 13%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 13%
$50,000 to $74,999 14%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 12%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 18%
High school graduate 22%
Some college, no degree 22%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 13%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 28%
Currently married 49%
Separated 4%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 9%
White 49%
Black or African American 36%
Asian 1%
Other 14%
Lumberton Commute
Carpool 13.2%
Public transportation 0.6%
Average travel time 22 minutes