Appomattox is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,759 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Appomattox is the 223rd largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns, Appomattox isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Appomattox are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Appomattox is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Appomattox who work in office and administrative support (14.41%), healthcare suport services (8.17%), and teaching (8.17%).
Overall, Appomattox’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
As is often the case in a small town, Appomattox doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Appomattox are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.88% of adults in Appomattox have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Appomattox in 2010 was $19,139, which is lower middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $76,556 for a family of four.
Appomattox is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Appomattox home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Appomattox residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Appomattox include Irish, German, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Appomattox is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.