Stony Creek is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 191 people and just one neighborhood, Stony Creek is the 351st largest community in Virginia. Stony Creek has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Stony Creek is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stony Creek is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stony Creek who work in sales jobs (19.32%), healthcare suport services (18.18%) and office and administrative support (11.36%).
There are many members of the armed forces living in Stony Creek. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.
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!) Stony Creek 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. Stony Creek has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Stony Creek than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Stony Creek may be for you.
Being a small town, Stony Creek does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.