Blairs is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 841 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Blairs is the 304th largest community in Virginia.
Blairs is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Blairs is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Blairs who work in sales jobs (23.40%), maintenance occupations (8.75%), and personal care services (7.80%).
Being a small town, Blairs does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Blairs, just 10.19% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Blairs in 2018 was $21,893, which is low income relative to Virginia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,572 for a family of four. However, Blairs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Blairs is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Blairs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Blairs residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Blairs include Italian, Irish, German, English, and Slovak.
The most common language spoken in Blairs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.