Waverly is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 2,073 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Waverly is the 204th largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Waverly is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Waverly is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Waverly who work in office and administrative support (11.48%), management occupations (9.81%), and maintenance occupations (8.98%).
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Waverly has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Waverly a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Waverly doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Waverly, just 7.27% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Waverly in 2010 was $18,085, which is low income relative to Virginia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $72,340 for a family of four.
Waverly is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Waverly home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Waverly residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Waverly include German, Irish, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Waverly is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.