Crozet is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 5,875 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Crozet is the 118th largest community in Virginia. Much of the housing stock in Crozet was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Crozet economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Crozet, where the median household income is $82,083.00.
Crozet home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Crozet real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Crozet is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.34% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Crozet is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Crozet who work in healthcare (13.69%), management occupations (12.07%), and teaching (10.30%).
Also of interest is that Crozet has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In addition, Crozet is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Crozet is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Crozet’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Crozet 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.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Crozet. 50.78% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Crozet in 2010 was $32,960, which is upper middle income relative to Virginia, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $131,840 for a family of four.
The people who call Crozet home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Crozet residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Crozet include German, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Crozet is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.