Cobbs Creek is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 4,331 people and just one neighborhood, Cobbs Creek is the 137th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cobbs Creek is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cobbs Creek is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cobbs Creek who work in sales jobs (11.85%), healthcare (8.90%) and management occupations (8.29%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Cobbs Creek has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Cobbs Creek a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One of the nice things about Cobbs Creek is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
One downside of living in Cobbs Creek is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Cobbs Creek, the average commute to work is 32.15 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.