Montross is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 386 people and just one neighborhood, Montross is the 328th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Montross is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Montross is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Montross who work in office and administrative support (24.35%), maintenance occupations (10.88%) and teaching (8.29%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Montross is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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!) Montross 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. Montross has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Montross than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Montross may be for you.
One downside of living in Montross is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Montross, the average commute to work is 30.86 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Montross does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.