Milton is a very small town located in the state of West Virginia. With a population of 2,809 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Milton is the 84th largest community in West Virginia.
Milton is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.39% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Milton is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Milton who work in management occupations (16.94%), community and social services (14.53%), and office and administrative support (13.76%).
Milton 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.
In terms of college education, Milton is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.09% of adults 25 and older in Milton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Milton in 2018 was $22,862, which is middle income relative to West Virginia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,448 for a family of four.
The people who call Milton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Milton residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Milton include Irish, German, English, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Milton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.