Williamsburg is a town in Virginia with approximately 15,000 residents. Young adults (15-24) account for a larger portion of the population here (41%) than nationally (14%), meaning they will find plenty of peers, while young professionals feature less prominently in the demographics. Overall, the city's residents, at an average age of just under 35, are younger than most cities in Virginia. In terms of housing, residents are fairly evenly split between renting (52%) and owning (48%) their home. The average rent of $1,204/month is just below the state average.
Williamsburg residents have an average commute of about 22 minutes, outperforming the Virginia average of about 30 minutes. Many residents (28%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transit isn't widely used. Not many workers (6%) commute on foot, though the number is significantly higher than the national average.
Compared to the national average (7%), Williamsburg has a large concentration of residents over the age of 25 who have advanced degrees, as 11% possess a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. Furthermore, 14% have earned a Bachelor's degree. Many Williamsburg residents work in one of two industries: education and entertainment. Combined, these industries account for 20% of the city's workforce. Williamsburg workers earn an average annual income of just over $71,000, around $17,000 less than the average Virginia resident. The city's average income, however, is fairly average compared to the national level of $73,345.