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.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Aylett is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Aylett is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Aylett who work in office and administrative support (16.98%), sales jobs (7.50%), and management occupations (7.46%).
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.
Aylett’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Aylett has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Aylett a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Aylett, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.63 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Aylett does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Aylett are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.98% of adults in Aylett have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Aylett in 2010 was $29,496, which is upper middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $117,984 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, German, African, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Aylett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Urdu and Spanish.