Haymarket, VA


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Living in Haymarket

Haymarket is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,980 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Haymarket is the 219th largest community in Virginia. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Haymarket, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Haymarket, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Haymarket’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Haymarket does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $126,136.00.

Haymarket home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Haymarket real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Haymarket is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 91.63% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Haymarket is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Haymarket who work in management occupations (24.17%), office and administrative support (11.78%), and sales jobs (8.57%).

Also of interest is that Haymarket has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Haymarket is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Haymarket’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

In Haymarket, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.03 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Haymarket is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 46.77% of adults in Haymarket have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Haymarket in 2010 was $41,181, which is wealthy relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $164,724 for a family of four.

Haymarket is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Haymarket home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Haymarket residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Haymarket include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

In addition, Haymarket has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (19.41%).

The most common language spoken in Haymarket is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.