Oakwood, VA

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640 Vital Statistics. 29 Condition Alerts found.

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Oakwood Profile


Overview

Oakwood is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 4,369 people and just one neighborhood, Oakwood is the 131st largest community in Virginia.

Occupations and Workforce

Oakwood is a blue-collar town, with 36.92% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Oakwood is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Oakwood who work in sales jobs (12.13%), office and administrative support (11.10%), and community and social services (5.77%).


Setting & Lifestyle

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!) Oakwood 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. Oakwood has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Oakwood than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Oakwood may be for you.

Oakwood 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.

Oakwood Demographics

The population of Oakwood has a very low overall level of education: only 8.92% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.

The per capita income in Oakwood in 2010 was $18,612, which is low income relative to Virginia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $74,448 for a family of four. However, Oakwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Oakwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oakwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Oakwood include Irish, German, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Oakwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Korean.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Look and Feel

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Oakwood 0.101011101001110
Virginia 1.96
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Oakwood 0.101011101001110
Virginia 18.67
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Oakwood 0.101011101001110
Virginia 19

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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District Quality Compared to Virginia

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Better than of VA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.1% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.4% 33.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.7% 6.5%

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