Ruckersville is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,180 people and just one neighborhood, Ruckersville is the 259th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Ruckersville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.93% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Ruckersville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ruckersville who work in food service (18.59%), law enforcement and fire fighting (14.32%) and office and administrative support (10.55%).
Also of interest is that Ruckersville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Ruckersville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Ruckersville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Ruckersville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.