Craigsville is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 925 people and just one neighborhood, Craigsville is the 281st largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Craigsville is a blue-collar town, with 38.93% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Craigsville is a town of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Craigsville who work in healthcare (11.26%), office and administrative support (9.68%) and sales jobs (8.70%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Craigsville 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. Craigsville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Craigsville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Craigsville may be for you.
One downside of living in Craigsville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 38.64 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small town, Craigsville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.