Nokesville, VA

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Living in Nokesville

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, Nokesville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Nokesville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Nokesville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nokesville who work in office and administrative support (15.26%), management occupations (12.79%), and sales jobs (10.61%).

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.

Of important note, Nokesville is also a town of artists. Nokesville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Nokesville’s character.

A relatively large number of people in Nokesville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.48% 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.

Nokesville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Nokesville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Nokesville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Nokesville, the average commute to work is 34.08 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.

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 32.95% of adults in Nokesville have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Nokesville in 2018 was $41,731, which is wealthy relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $166,924 for a family of four. However, Nokesville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Nokesville include English, German, Irish, Dutch, and Italian.

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

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