Melfa is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 401 people and just one neighborhood, Melfa is the 323rd largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Melfa isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Melfa are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Melfa is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Melfa who work in office and administrative support (15.45%), sales jobs (10.16%) and management occupations (8.54%).
Also of interest is that Melfa has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the nice things about Melfa 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.
Being a small town, Melfa does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.