Quinton is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 11,188 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Quinton is the 71st largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns, Quinton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Quinton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Quinton is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Quinton who work in office and administrative support (14.38%), sales jobs (10.92%), and management occupations (9.71%).
Also of interest is that Quinton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Quinton is worth considering.
One downside of living in Quinton, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.80 minutes every day commuting to work.
In terms of college education, Quinton is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.56% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Quinton in 2010 was $33,912, which is wealthy relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $135,648 for a family of four.
Quinton is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Quinton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Quinton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Quinton include Irish, German, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Quinton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.