Moneta, VA
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Living in Moneta

Moneta is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 450 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Moneta is the 340th largest community in Virginia.

Moneta is a blue-collar town, with 46.50% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Moneta is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Moneta who work in office and administrative support (15.00%), healthcare suport services (13.00%), and teaching (11.00%).

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!) Moneta 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. Moneta has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Moneta than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Moneta may be for you.

In Moneta, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.54 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Moneta 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.

The percentage of adults in Moneta with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.20% of adults in Moneta have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Moneta in 2018 was $19,669, which is low income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $78,676 for a family of four.

Moneta is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Moneta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Moneta residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Moneta also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.64% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Moneta include English, Irish, Canadian, Scandinavian, and German.

The most common language spoken in Moneta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.