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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    A
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    C-
Laymantown is a town in Virginia with a population of 2,065. Laymantown is in Botetourt County. Living in Laymantown offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Laymantown and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Laymantown are highly rated.
About Laymantown...
Population
2,065

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$210,700
National
$184,700
Median Rent
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    2%
  • Own
    98%
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Laymantown Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    4%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    21%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    34%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    13%

Working in Laymantown

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$74,167
National
$55,322
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Laymantown Reviews

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There are some opportunities for people, but mostly for workers that are in their fourties rather than younger workers
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Most people who come here love it here. People who grew up in this area, never leave. If they do, they always come back. Great place to have a family and raise kids.
There are alot of great places to apply. Whenever needed I was always able to find a job.