Carrollton is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 4,669 people and just one neighborhood, Carrollton is the 132nd largest community in Virginia. Carrollton has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Carrollton, where the median household income is $91,705.
Real Estate Prices
Carrollton real estate is some of the most expensive in Virginia, although Carrollton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Carrollton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Carrollton is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Carrollton who work in office and administrative support (14.27%), architecture and engineering (9.46%) and teaching (8.45%).
Also of interest is that Carrollton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Carrollton is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Carrollton’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Carrollton is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.