Delaplane is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 2,836 people and just one neighborhood, Delaplane is the 185th largest community in Virginia.
Real Estate Prices
Delaplane home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Delaplane real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Delaplane isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Delaplane are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Delaplane is a town of professionals, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Delaplane who work in management occupations (11.55%), architecture and engineering (6.28%) and teaching (6.28%).
Also of interest is that Delaplane has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 11.30% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Delaplane’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, Delaplane has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Delaplane a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Delaplane, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.80 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.