Stafford Courthouse is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 4,690 people and 15 constituent neighborhoods, Stafford Courthouse is the 139th largest community in Virginia. Stafford Courthouse has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Stafford Courthouse, where the median household income is $69,192.00.
Stafford Courthouse home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Stafford Courthouse real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Stafford Courthouse is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stafford Courthouse is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Stafford Courthouse who work in food service (16.53%), sales jobs (12.41%), and office and administrative support (10.79%).
Stafford Courthouse is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Stafford Courthouse, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Also of interest is that Stafford Courthouse has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The citizens of Stafford Courthouse are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.68% of adults in Stafford Courthouse having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Stafford Courthouse in 2010 was $24,010, which is middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,040 for a family of four. However, Stafford Courthouse contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Stafford Courthouse is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Stafford Courthouse home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stafford Courthouse residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Stafford Courthouse also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.37% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Stafford Courthouse include German, Other Subsaharan African, English, and Jamaican.
In addition, Stafford Courthouse has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (20.59%).
The most common language spoken in Stafford Courthouse is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.