White Stone is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 345 people and just one neighborhood, White Stone is the 334th largest community in Virginia.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, White Stone isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in White Stone are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, White Stone is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in White Stone who work in office and administrative support (22.03%), healthcare (17.18%) and sales jobs (9.25%).
Setting & Lifestyle
White Stone’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, White Stone has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes White Stone a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One of the nice things about White Stone is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of White Stone spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.89 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small town, White Stone doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.