Vienna, a small city in Virginia, has a population of just over 16,000. At an average age of just under 39, the city's population is fairly typical compared to other municipalities in Virginia, which has an average age of 37. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 82% of residents own their homes. With an average rent of $1,791/month, exceeding the state average by $506/month, relatively high rent costs may be a contributing factor in the higher levels of ownership.
Many Vienna residents work in one of two industries: scientific and public administration. Combined, these industries make up 19% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 14% of the city's population works in management, making it the top career path in the city. With an average annual income of just over $147K, Vienna workers earn around $59,000 more than their peers elsewhere in the state. Vienna's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345). Vienna has a high number of residents over the age of 25 with advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 20% possess a Master's or a Doctoral degree. Furthermore, 21% have earned a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.
Vienna has an average commute time of about 31 minutes. Many residents (41%) drive themselves to work, while public transportation is used by only 5% of the city. Relatively few residents (2%) walk to work, though the number does exceed the national average.