Seaford is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 3,574 people and just one neighborhood, Seaford is the 160th largest community in Virginia.
Real Estate Prices
Seaford home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Seaford real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Seaford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Seaford is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seaford who work in management occupations (14.36%), office and administrative support (13.80%) and sales jobs (8.19%).
Also of interest is that Seaford 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!) Seaford 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. Seaford has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Seaford than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Seaford may be for you.
One of the nice things about Seaford 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.
Seaford is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.