Hurt is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,281 people and just one neighborhood, Hurt is the 248th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Hurt is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.00% of the Hurt workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Hurt is a town of production and manufacturing workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hurt who work in office and administrative support (10.54%), management occupations (8.37%) and teaching (7.60%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Hurt is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Hurt really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Hurt perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Hurt is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.