Reedville is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 5,258 people and just one neighborhood, Reedville is the 122nd largest community in Virginia.
Real Estate Prices
Reedville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Reedville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Reedville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Reedville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Reedville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Reedville who work in office and administrative support (14.12%), management occupations (13.66%) and sales jobs (10.45%).
Of important note, Reedville is also a town of artists. Reedville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Reedville’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.52% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Reedville is worth considering.
One of the nice things about Reedville is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Being a small town, Reedville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.