Bluefield is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 5,302 people and just one neighborhood, Bluefield is the 119th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Bluefield is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bluefield is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bluefield who work in office and administrative support (20.15%), management occupations (10.55%) and sales jobs (9.68%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Bluefield is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Bluefield enrolled in college, Bluefield has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.14 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small town, Bluefield does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.