Wytheville is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 8,115 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Wytheville is the 81st largest community in Virginia.
Unlike some towns, Wytheville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wytheville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wytheville is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Wytheville who work in office and administrative support (15.90%), sales jobs (13.86%), and food service (8.52%).
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, Wytheville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Wytheville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Wytheville spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 19.24 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
The percentage of adults in Wytheville who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.86% of the adults in Wytheville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Wytheville in 2010 was $24,728, which is middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,912 for a family of four. However, Wytheville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Wytheville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Wytheville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wytheville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Wytheville include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Wytheville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Gujarathi.