Warrenton, VA

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Living in Warrenton

Warrenton is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 10,027 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Warrenton is the 73rd largest community in Virginia.

Warrenton home prices are not only among the most expensive in Virginia, but Warrenton real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Unlike some towns, Warrenton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Warrenton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Warrenton is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Warrenton who work in management occupations (14.55%), office and administrative support (11.96%), and food service (8.09%).

Also of interest is that Warrenton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One downside of living in Warrenton is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Warrenton, the average commute to work is 32.05 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The citizens of Warrenton are among the most well-educated in the nation: 41.23% of adults in Warrenton have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Warrenton in 2018 was $39,457, which is wealthy relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $157,828 for a family of four. However, Warrenton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Warrenton is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Warrenton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Warrenton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Warrenton include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Warrenton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.