Strasburg, VA

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Living in Strasburg

Strasburg is a somewhat small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 6,676 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Strasburg is the 101st largest community in Virginia.

Strasburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Strasburg is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Strasburg who work in office and administrative support (15.50%), sales jobs (7.93%), and management occupations (7.70%).

One downside of living in Strasburg, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.34 minutes every day commuting to work.

The population of Strasburg overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Strasburg, 21.64% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Strasburg in 2018 was $25,505, which is middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $102,020 for a family of four. However, Strasburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Strasburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Laotian.