Strasburg is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 6,586 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Strasburg is the 101st largest community in Virginia. Much of the housing stock in Strasburg was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Strasburg economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Strasburg, where the median household income is $50,676.00.
Strasburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Strasburg is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Strasburg who work in office and administrative support (15.03%), management occupations (8.61%), and food service (6.30%).
As is often the case in a small town, Strasburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Strasburg citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.51% of adults 25 and older in Strasburg have a college degree.
The per capita income in Strasburg in 2010 was $25,461, which is middle income relative to Virginia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $101,844 for a family of four. However, Strasburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Strasburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Strasburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Strasburg include English, Irish, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Strasburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.