Bumpass is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 10,270 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bumpass is the 72nd largest community in Virginia.
Bumpass is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bumpass is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bumpass who work in office and administrative support (12.18%), management occupations (9.80%), and sales jobs (8.98%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Bumpass is worth considering.
One downside of living in Bumpass, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 38.33 minutes every day commuting to work.
In terms of college education, Bumpass is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.76% of adults 25 and older in Bumpass have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Bumpass in 2010 was $24,516, which is middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,064 for a family of four. However, Bumpass contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bumpass is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Bumpass home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bumpass residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bumpass include German, Irish, Scottish, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Bumpass is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.