Prospect is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 3,499 people and just one neighborhood, Prospect is the 158th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Prospect isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Prospect are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Prospect is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Prospect who work in office and administrative support (27.20%), management occupations (8.62%) and sales jobs (8.17%).
Also of interest is that Prospect has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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!) Prospect 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. Prospect has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Prospect than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Prospect may be for you.
Being a small town, Prospect does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.