State Farm is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 4,212 people and two constituent neighborhoods, State Farm is the 145th largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, State Farm is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, State Farm is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in State Farm who work in sales jobs (17.17%), personal care services (14.96%), and office and administrative support (9.49%).
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!) State Farm 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. State Farm has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in State Farm than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, State Farm may be for you.
One downside of living in State Farm is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In State Farm, the average commute to work is 32.76 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, State Farm doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of State Farm has a very low overall level of education: only 9.36% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in State Farm in 2010 was $8,432, which is low income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $33,728 for a family of four. However, State Farm contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
State Farm is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call State Farm home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of State Farm residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in State Farm include Irish, German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in State Farm is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.