Dinwiddie is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 6,805 people and just one neighborhood, Dinwiddie is the 98th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Dinwiddie is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dinwiddie is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dinwiddie who work in office and administrative support (15.78%), management occupations (8.36%) and sales jobs (7.14%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.58% 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
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, Dinwiddie is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Dinwiddie doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.