Grottoes is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 2,751 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Grottoes is the 187th largest community in Virginia.
Grottoes is a blue-collar town, with 37.06% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Grottoes is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grottoes who work in office and administrative support (15.39%), sales jobs (8.58%), and healthcare (6.89%).
The population of Grottoes has a very low overall level of education: only 9.49% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Grottoes in 2010 was $21,743, which is lower middle income relative to Virginia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,972 for a family of four. However, Grottoes contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Grottoes home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grottoes residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Grottoes include English, Irish, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Grottoes is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.