Disputanta, VA

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Living in Disputanta

Disputanta is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 11,134 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Disputanta is the 69th largest community in Virginia.

Unlike some towns, Disputanta isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Disputanta are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Disputanta is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Disputanta who work in office and administrative support (12.93%), sales jobs (11.19%), and management occupations (7.69%).

Also of interest is that Disputanta has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Disputanta is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Disputanta really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Disputanta perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

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!) Disputanta 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. Disputanta has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Disputanta than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Disputanta may be for you.

In Disputanta, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.02 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The percentage of adults in Disputanta who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.21% of the adults in Disputanta have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Disputanta in 2010 was $32,652, which is upper middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $130,608 for a family of four. However, Disputanta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Disputanta is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Disputanta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Disputanta residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Disputanta include Irish, German, English, Italian, and Czech.

The most common language spoken in Disputanta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.

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