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, Castlewood isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Castlewood are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Castlewood is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Castlewood who work in office and administrative support (31.91%), sales jobs (12.06%), and healthcare (8.95%).
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.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Castlewood has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Castlewood has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Castlewood than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Castlewood may be for you.
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 Castlewood, just 7.06% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Castlewood in 2010 was $14,234, which is low income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $56,936 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 Irish, Scots-Irish, English, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Castlewood is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.