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, Waverly isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Waverly are a mix 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 (12.17%), healthcare suport services (10.43%), and maintenance occupations (9.57%).
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, Waverly is worth considering.
One downside of living in Waverly, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.56 minutes every day commuting to work.
Waverly 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 population of Waverly has a very low overall level of education: only 9.08% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Waverly in 2010 was $19,773, which is lower middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $79,092 for a family of four. However, Waverly contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 English, Irish, African, and French .
The most common language spoken in Waverly is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.