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%).
A relatively large number of people in Dinwiddie telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.58% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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
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, Dinwiddie has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Dinwiddie a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Dinwiddie does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.