Moseley is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 4,747 people and just one neighborhood, Moseley is the 133rd largest community in Virginia. Moseley has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Moseley, where the median household income is $113,864.
Real Estate Prices
Moseley home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Moseley real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Moseley is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.88% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Moseley is a town of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Moseley who work in management occupations (20.00%), business and financial occupations (10.51%) and sales jobs (10.36%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.67% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Moseley’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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!) Moseley 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. Moseley has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Moseley than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Moseley may be for you.
One downside of living in Moseley is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Moseley, the average commute to work is 32.43 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Moseley 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.