Stuart is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,442 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Stuart is the 244th largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Stuart is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stuart is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Stuart who work in sales jobs (13.79%), office and administrative support (13.36%), and teaching (7.76%).
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.52 minutes getting to work every day.
Stuart is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The rate of college-level education in Stuart is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.41% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Stuart in 2010 was $19,088, which is lower middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $76,352 for a family of four.
Stuart is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Stuart home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stuart residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Stuart include Irish, German, Scottish, and French Canadian.
The most common language spoken in Stuart is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.