Aylett is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 10,426 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Aylett is the 70th largest community in Virginia.
Aylett is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Aylett is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Aylett who work in office and administrative support (16.35%), sales jobs (8.24%), and business and financial occupations (7.55%).
Also of interest is that Aylett has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall crime rate in Aylett is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Aylett has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Aylett has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Aylett than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Aylett may be for you.
In Aylett, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.93 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Aylett doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Aylett who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.14% of the adults in Aylett have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Aylett in 2010 was $29,010, which is upper middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $116,040 for a family of four. However, Aylett contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Aylett is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Aylett home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Aylett residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Aylett include Irish, African, German, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Aylett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Urdu and Spanish.