Vienna, WV

Vienna profile

Living in Vienna

Vienna is a somewhat small city located in the state of West Virginia. With a population of 10,652 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Vienna is the 13th largest community in West Virginia.

Vienna real estate is some of the most expensive in West Virginia, although Vienna house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities, Vienna isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Vienna are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Vienna is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vienna who work in sales jobs (14.08%), office and administrative support (13.84%), and healthcare (9.84%).

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Vienna spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.68 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

As is often the case in a small city, Vienna doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The education level of Vienna citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.67% of adults in Vienna have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Vienna in 2018 was $32,464, which is wealthy relative to West Virginia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $129,856 for a family of four. However, Vienna contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Vienna home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vienna residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Vienna include Irish, German, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Vienna is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Vietnamese.