Mount Crawford is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 442 people and just one neighborhood, Mount Crawford is the 317th largest community in Virginia. Mount Crawford has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mount Crawford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Crawford is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Crawford who work in sales jobs (12.96%), healthcare (8.89%) and office and administrative support (6.67%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Mount Crawford is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Mount Crawford really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Mount Crawford perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Even though Mount Crawford is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.