Wytheville is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 8,241 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Wytheville is the 83rd largest community in Virginia.
Also of interest is that Wytheville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.67% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
One of the benefits of Wytheville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.67 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The percentage of people in Wytheville who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.79% of adults in Wytheville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Wytheville in 2018 was $29,629, which is middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $118,516 for a family of four. However, Wytheville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 German, English, Irish, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Wytheville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Korean.