Rustburg is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,432 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rustburg is the 242nd largest community in Virginia.
Rustburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rustburg is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rustburg who work in office and administrative support (29.14%), sales jobs (12.86%), and maintenance occupations (8.00%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Rustburg has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
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, Rustburg has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Rustburg a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Rustburg does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The rate of college-level education in Rustburg is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.50% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rustburg in 2010 was $21,250, which is lower middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $85,000 for a family of four. However, Rustburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Rustburg is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Rustburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rustburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rustburg include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Slovak.
The most common language spoken in Rustburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and African languages.