Clintwood is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,325 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Clintwood is the 243rd largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns, Clintwood isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Clintwood are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Clintwood is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Clintwood who work in office and administrative support (17.42%), sales jobs (13.26%), and food service (10.04%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.17% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
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, Clintwood is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Clintwood doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Clintwood are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.00% of adults in Clintwood having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Clintwood in 2010 was $22,224, which is lower middle income relative to Virginia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,896 for a family of four. However, Clintwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Clintwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clintwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Clintwood include German, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Clintwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.