Nokesville is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,619 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Nokesville is the 240th 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 professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nokesville who work in management occupations (16.30%), office and administrative support (10.75%), and teaching (9.30%).
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.
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 17.35% 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 ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
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 31.85 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.
Despite being a small town, Nokesville has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
The citizens of Nokesville are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.18% of adults in Nokesville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Nokesville in 2018 was $49,571, which is wealthy relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $198,284 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, European, Irish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Nokesville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.