Colonial Beach Jobs

  • Truck Driver - Company Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Colonial Beach, VA

    C.R. England is now hiring Regional Truck Drivers. With C.R. England Regional, instead of driving across the nation, you can enjoy the local feel of driving a specific region. As...

    from C.R. England - 16 hours ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Colonial Beach, VA

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 12 days ago
  • Experienced Class-A CDL Drivers Wanted - 888-489-7910

    Swift Transportation Co - Colonial Beach, VA

    Experienced Drivers Wanted! With Swift, you can grow to be an award-winning CDL Class A truck driver. It's doable! We help you achieve Diamond Driver status with the best truck...

    from Swift Transportation Co., Inc - 23 days ago
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Colonial Beach, Virginia

Colonial Beach is a town in Westmoreland County, Virginia, United States. The population was 3,228 at the 2000 census. Possessing the second largest beach front in the state, Colonial Beach was a popular resort town in the early to mid-20th century, before the Chesapeake Bay Bridge made ocean beaches on the Delmarva Peninsula more accessible to visitors from Washington, D.C. Because the Maryland state line ended at the "low water mark" of Virginia's Potomac River shore, from 1949 to 1958 Colonial Beach offered slot machines in pier casinos extending into legal Maryland waters. Colonial Beach has twice been devastated by hurricanes, Hurricane Hazel in 1954 and Hurricane Isabel in 2003. The family of Alexander Graham Bell maintained a summer home in Colonial Beach, The Bell House which still stands today. Sloan Wilson, author of The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit, retired and died in Colonial Beach.

Colonial Beach Careers

Among the most common occupations in Colonial Beach are Sales and office occupations, 27%; Management, professional, and related occupations, 24%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 64 percent of workers in Colonial Beach, Virginia work for companies, 23 percent work for the government and 8 percent are self-employed.

Colonial Beach Industries

The leading industries in Colonial Beach, Virginia are Educational, health and social services, 14%; Public administration, 11%; and Construction, 11%. Simply Hired's Colonial Beach job listings indicate that the following industries in Colonial Beach are hiring the most workers:

Colonial Beach Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Colonial Beach, Virginia is $24,768, and the median income of households in Colonial Beach was $31,711.

Average Salaries in Colonial Beach, VA

Colonial Beach, VA


According to our Colonial Beach Trends data, the number of Colonial Beach, Virginia jobs has increased by 150% since September 2013.
Colonial Beach job trends

Colonial Beach Employment Statistics

Population of Colonial Beach
Total population 3,228
Male 45.26%
Female 54.74%
Median age 43.8
Colonial Beach Housing
Owner-occupied homes 64.9%
Median cost of a home $87,600
Median mortgage payment $604
Renter-occupied homes 35.1%
Vacant housing 29.2%
Median monthly rent $538
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,000
Median for all female full-time $19,535
Household Income
Less than $10,000 17%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 11%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 10%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 0%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 12%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 19%
High school graduate 34%
Some college, no degree 24%
Associate's degree 2%
Bachelor's degree 6%
Graduate degree 2%
Marital Status
Never married 23%
Currently married 49%
Separated 6%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 11%
White 80%
Black or African American 17%
Asian 1%
Other 2%
Colonial Beach Commute
Carpool 17.7%
Public transportation 0.0%
Average travel time 35 minutes