Waynesboro is a medium-sized city located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 21,491 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Waynesboro is the 44th largest community in Virginia.
Waynesboro is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Waynesboro is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Waynesboro who work in office and administrative support (14.82%), sales jobs (13.53%), and management occupations (7.82%).
The education level of Waynesboro citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.03% of adults 25 and older in Waynesboro have a college degree.
The per capita income in Waynesboro in 2010 was $21,515, which is lower middle income relative to Virginia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,060 for a family of four. However, Waynesboro contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Waynesboro is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Waynesboro home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Waynesboro residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Waynesboro include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Waynesboro is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.