Castlewood is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,981 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Castlewood is the 210th largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Castlewood is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Castlewood is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Castlewood who work in office and administrative support (33.03%), sales jobs (15.14%), and computer science and math (9.17%).
Also of interest is that Castlewood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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, Castlewood is worth considering.
Castlewood 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.
In terms of college education, Castlewood ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 4.40% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Castlewood in 2010 was $14,555, which is low income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $58,220 for a family of four.
The people who call Castlewood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Castlewood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Castlewood include Scots-Irish, Irish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Castlewood is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.