Oakwood is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 4,433 people and just one neighborhood, Oakwood is the 131st largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Oakwood, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.92% of Oakwood’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. 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
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Oakwood has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Oakwood a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Oakwood does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.