Shenandoah is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 2,352 people and just one neighborhood, Shenandoah is the 197th largest community in Virginia. Much of the housing stock in Shenandoah was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Shenandoah isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Shenandoah are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Shenandoah is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shenandoah who work in office and administrative support (20.27%), sales jobs (9.62%) and maintenance occupations (6.41%).
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!) Shenandoah 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. Shenandoah has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Shenandoah than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Shenandoah may be for you.
Being a small town, Shenandoah does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.