Brookneal is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,115 people and just one neighborhood, Brookneal is the 266th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Brookneal is a blue-collar town, with 38.34% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Brookneal is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brookneal who work in sales jobs (12.06%), office and administrative support (8.85%) and food service (6.97%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Brookneal has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Brookneal a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Brookneal is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Brookneal, the average commute to work is 34.76 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Brookneal does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.