Hardy is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 6,152 people and just one neighborhood, Hardy is the 107th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hardy is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hardy is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hardy who work in healthcare (10.50%), office and administrative support (10.43%) and sales jobs (9.33%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Hardy 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. Hardy has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hardy than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hardy may be for you.
In Hardy, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.30 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Hardy does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.