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Ashburn, VA
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Living in Ashburn


Ashburn is a medium-sized town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 46,349 people and 23 constituent neighborhoods, Ashburn is the 22nd largest community in Virginia.

Ashburn home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Ashburn real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Ashburn is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 92.52% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Ashburn is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ashburn who work in management occupations (17.20%), computer science and math (13.22%), and office and administrative support (11.43%).

Also of interest is that Ashburn has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 13.42% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

In Ashburn, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.25 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Ashburn. 63.23% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Ashburn in 2018 was $57,060, which is wealthy relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $228,240 for a family of four.

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

Ashburn also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 23.61%.

The most common language spoken in Ashburn is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.