La Crosse is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 591 people and just one neighborhood, La Crosse is the 295th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in La Crosse, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.51% of La Crosse’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, La Crosse is a town of service providers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in La Crosse who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (8.68%), sales jobs (7.55%) and healthcare suport services (6.79%).
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!) La Crosse 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. La Crosse has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in La Crosse than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, La Crosse may be for you.
One of the benefits of La Crosse is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 15.57 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small town, La Crosse does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.