Lebanon is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 3,342 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lebanon is the 165th largest community in Virginia.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lebanon is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.30% of the Lebanon workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lebanon is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lebanon who work in management occupations (14.50%), office and administrative support (10.48%), and sales jobs (10.23%).
Also of interest is that Lebanon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Lebanon 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.
In terms of college education, Lebanon is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.18% of adults 25 and older in Lebanon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lebanon in 2010 was $23,405, which is middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,620 for a family of four. However, Lebanon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Lebanon also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.49% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Lebanon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lebanon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lebanon include German, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Greek.
The most common language spoken in Lebanon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.