Stanardsville is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 380 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Stanardsville is the 330th largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Stanardsville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stanardsville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stanardsville who work in sales jobs (17.42%), healthcare (9.68%), and teaching (9.68%).
As is often the case in a small town, Stanardsville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Stanardsville citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.86% of adults 25 and older in Stanardsville have a college degree.
The per capita income in Stanardsville in 2010 was $20,546, which is lower middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,184 for a family of four. Stanardsville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 37.74% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Stanardsville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Stanardsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stanardsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Stanardsville include English, German, Kenyan, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Stanardsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and French.