Nokesville is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,504 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Nokesville is the 245th largest community in Virginia.
Nokesville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Nokesville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Nokesville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Nokesville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Nokesville who work in office and administrative support (17.41%), sales jobs (10.82%), and management occupations (6.33%).
Also of interest is that Nokesville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Nokesville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.26% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Because of many things, Nokesville 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, Nokesville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Nokesville 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.
In Nokesville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.37 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Even though Nokesville is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
The education level of Nokesville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.43% of adults in Nokesville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Nokesville in 2010 was $34,407, which is upper middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $137,628 for a family of four.
Nokesville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Nokesville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Nokesville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Nokesville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.76% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Nokesville include Irish, English, German, Dutch, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Nokesville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Laotian.