Stephens City, VA

Stephens City profile

Living in Stephens City

Stephens City is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 2,063 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Stephens City is the 218th largest community in Virginia. Stephens City has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Stephens City, where the median household income is $64,643.00.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Stephens City is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stephens City is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stephens City who work in sales jobs (10.73%), teaching (10.55%), and management occupations (9.75%).

The education level of Stephens City citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.52% of adults in Stephens City have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Stephens City in 2018 was $29,836, which is middle income relative to Virginia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $119,344 for a family of four. However, Stephens City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Stephens City is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Stephens City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stephens City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Stephens City include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Stephens City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.