Grundy is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 978 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Grundy is the 273rd largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Grundy is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Grundy is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grundy who work in office and administrative support (18.12%), sales jobs (12.62%), and teaching (12.30%).
As is often the case in a small town, Grundy doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Grundy ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Grundy, 41.23% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Grundy in 2010 was $21,788, 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 $87,152 for a family of four. However, Grundy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Grundy is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Grundy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grundy residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Grundy include Irish, African, German, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Grundy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Gujarathi and African languages.