Kilmarnock is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,446 people and just one neighborhood, Kilmarnock is the 235th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Kilmarnock is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.01% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Kilmarnock is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Kilmarnock who work in sales jobs (19.00%), office and administrative support (10.75%) and management occupations (10.28%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Kilmarnock is worth considering.
One of the nice things about Kilmarnock is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Kilmarnock spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.98 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.