Floyd is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 439 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Floyd is the 320th largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Floyd is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Floyd is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Floyd who work in healthcare (13.78%), office and administrative support (12.99%), and sales jobs (11.02%).
Also of interest is that Floyd has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Floyd is also a town of artists. Floyd has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Floyd’s character.
As is often the case in a small town, Floyd doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The overall education level of Floyd citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.83% of adults in Floyd have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Floyd in 2010 was $29,549, which is upper middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $118,196 for a family of four. However, Floyd contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Floyd home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Floyd residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Floyd include Irish, English, British, and European.
The most common language spoken in Floyd is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.