Wakefield is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 886 people and just one neighborhood, Wakefield is the 280th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Wakefield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wakefield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wakefield is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wakefield who work in sales jobs (24.82%), management occupations (10.43%) and maintenance occupations (8.63%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Wakefield is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Wakefield doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.