Disputanta is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 11,065 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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Disputanta who work in office and administrative support (12.52%), sales jobs (9.91%), and management occupations (9.04%).
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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Disputanta a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Disputanta has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Disputanta’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
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, Disputanta has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Disputanta a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Even though Disputanta is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
The population of Disputanta overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Disputanta, 21.34% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Disputanta in 2010 was $31,389, which is upper middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $125,556 for a family of four. However, Disputanta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Disputanta is a very 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 English, German, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Disputanta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.