Bastian is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 2,838 people and just one neighborhood, Bastian is the 181st largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bastian is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bastian is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bastian who work in office and administrative support (12.00%), sales jobs (11.11%) and management occupations (8.37%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Bastian’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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, Bastian has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Bastian a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Bastian, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.05 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Bastian does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.