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   (County: Smyth County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Atkins District, Virginia give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 9 years : 92

10 to 14 years : 97

15 to 17 years : 48

18 and 19 years : 59

20 years : 28

21 years : 50

22 to 24 years : 10

25 to 29 years : 114

30 to 34 years : 104

35 to 39 years : 104

40 to 44 years : 155

45 to 49 years : 182

50 to 54 years : 150

55 to 59 years : 129

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 69

65 and 66 years : 31

67 to 69 years : 115

70 to 74 years : 111

75 to 79 years : 23

80 to 84 years : 53

85 years and over : 31

Female:

Under 5 years : 118

5 to 9 years : 142

10 to 14 years : 55

15 to 17 years : 60

18 and 19 years : 20

20 years : 18

21 years : 37

22 to 24 years : 29

25 to 29 years : 59

30 to 34 years : 74

35 to 39 years : 60

40 to 44 years : 221

45 to 49 years : 83

50 to 54 years : 199

55 to 59 years : 174

60 and 61 years : 76

62 to 64 years : 61

65 and 66 years : 56

67 to 69 years : 98

70 to 74 years : 143

75 to 79 years : 158

80 to 84 years : 103

85 years and over : 115


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,712

Multiple ancestry : 569

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 56

Ancestry not reported : 665


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Atkins District, Virginia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,972

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 8

Not a U.S. citizen : 22


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 165

5 to 17 years : 494

18 to 24 years : 251

25 to 34 years : 351

35 to 44 years : 540

45 to 54 years : 614

55 to 59 years : 303

60 and 61 years : 117

62 to 64 years : 130

65 to 74 years : 554

75 years and over : 483

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 135

5 to 17 years : 459

18 to 24 years : 147

25 to 34 years : 264

35 to 44 years : 332

45 to 54 years : 480

55 to 59 years : 291

60 and 61 years : 78

62 to 64 years : 105

65 to 74 years : 451

75 years and over : 330

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 30

5 to 17 years : 35

18 to 24 years : 104

25 to 34 years : 78

35 to 44 years : 208

45 to 54 years : 134

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 26

62 to 64 years : 25

65 to 74 years : 95

75 years and over : 153

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 9

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,444

Female : 1,628

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 377

Female : 523

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 22

Female : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 3,072

Born in other state in the United States : 900

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 480

Now married, except separated : 1,393

Divorced : 322

Separated : 61

Widowed : 330

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 123

Now married, except separated : 494

Divorced : 85

Separated : 12

Widowed : 121

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 30

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Speak only English : 3,773

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Atkins District, Virginia

  • United States Or American: 1,468   (39.0%)
  • German: 668   (17.8%)
  • English: 471   (12.5%)
  • Irish: 274   (7.3%)
  • Other Groups: 233   (6.2%)
  • Scottish: 182   (4.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 103   (2.7%)
  • Welsh: 71   (1.9%)
  • Swedish: 64   (1.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 43   (1.1%)
  • Arab: 35   (0.9%)
  • French Canadian: 27   (0.7%)
  • Polish: 25   (0.7%)
  • Italian: 24   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 23   (0.6%)
  • Danish: 13   (0.3%)
  • Brazilian: 10   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 9   (0.2%)
  • European: 8   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Icelander: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Atkins District, Virginia is 4,002



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Atkins District, Virginia: 1,843
Female Population in Atkins District, Virginia: 2,159


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Atkins District, Virginia: 45.9
Median Female Resident Age in Atkins District, Virginia: 53.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Atkins District, Virginia


White


Both sexes

46.2

Male

44.1

Female

48.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

38.5

Male

31.8

Female

43.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

56.5

Male

65.5

Female

55.5

Asian


Both sexes

41.5

Male

40.5

Female

53.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.8

Male

24.6

Female

25.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

23.5

Male

23.5

Female

22.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.3

Male

24.8

Female

25.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.3

Male

44.2

Female

48.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Atkins District, Virginia


  • White: 3,972
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 21
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 9
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Atkins District, Virginia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Atkins District, Virginia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (0.56%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 23   (1.44%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 24   (1.5%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 118   (7.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 75   (4.69%)
  • 10th Grade: 73   (4.56%)
  • 11th Grade: 58   (3.63%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 27   (1.69%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 435   (27.19%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 123   (7.69%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 232   (14.5%)
  • Associate Degree: 78   (4.88%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 169   (10.56%)
  • Master's Degree: 76   (4.75%)
  • Professional School Degree: 72   (4.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (0.5%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 13   (0.67%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 16   (0.83%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 44   (2.27%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 221   (11.42%)
  • 9th Grade: 96   (4.96%)
  • 10th Grade: 69   (3.57%)
  • 11th Grade: 54   (2.79%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 26   (1.34%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 566   (29.25%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 199   (10.28%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 239   (12.35%)
  • Associate Degree: 110   (5.68%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 215   (11.11%)
  • Master's Degree: 63   (3.26%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.21%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Atkins District, Virginia

  • Atkins Elem.


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 5903 Lee Hwy, Atkins, VA 24311, Phone: (276) 783-3366, Students: 192 )



Museums Near Atkins District, Virginia


  • The Settlers Museum Foundation


    Po Box 808, Atkins, VA 24311

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Atkins District, Virginia affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Atkins District, Virginia.

Area Features of Atkins District, Virginia


Building


(1) Atkins Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Atkins Cemetery   (2) Calhoun Cemetery   (3) Carrico Cemetery   (4) Cox Cemetery   (5) Davis Cemetery   (6) Hubble Cemetery   (7) Marchant Cemetery   (8) Mcghee Cemetery   (9) Overbay Cemetery   (10) Scott Cemetery   (11) Snavely Cemetery   (12) Sprinkle Cemetery   (13) Wassum Cemetery  

Census


(1) Atkins Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Bear Creek Church   (2) Cedar Bluff Church   (3) Davis Memorial Church   (4) First Church Of God   (5) Nicks Creek Church   (6) Pleasant Hill Church   (7) Saint Mathews Church  

Civil


(1) Atkins District  

Cliff


(1) White Rock Cliff  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 18   (2) Interchange 50   (3) Interchange 54  

Locale


(1) Glade Mountain Shelter  

Mine


(1) Cardinal Quarries  

Populated Place


(1) Atkins  

Range


(1) Little Brushy Mountain  

School


(1) Atkins Elementary School   (2) Bear Creek School Historical   (3) Lindamood School Historical   (4) Nebo School Historical   (5) Nick Creek School Historical  

Spring


(1) Big Spring  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Big Spring Branch   (3) Cox Branch   (4) Crow Branch   (5) Dry Branch   (6) Dry Run   (7) East Fork Nicks Creek   (8) Little Dry Run   (9) Nicks Creek   (10) Phillippi Branch   (11) Raccoon Branch   (12) Snavely Branch   (13) Vaught Branch  

Summit


(1) Buchanan Mountain   (2) Chestnut Mountain   (3) Glade Mountain   (4) Little Mountain   (5) Locust Mountain   (6) White Rock Mountain  

Valley


(1) Bridgeman Hollow   (2) Crow Hollow   (3) Davis Hollow   (4) Davis Valley   (5) Hazelnut Hollow   (6) Lindamood Hollow   (7) Long Hollow   (8) Newman Hollow   (9) Overbay Hollow   (10) Pickle Hollow   (11) Shupe Hollow   (12) Waddle Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Atkins District, Virginia

24311 (pop. 2,116)


Cities Nearby Atkins District, Virginia

Atkins Cdp, VA  (pop. 816) 1.0 Miles
Marion Town, VA  (pop. 6,006) 5.3 Miles
Park District, VA  (pop. 4,968) 5.7 Miles
Royal Oak District, VA  (pop. 4,952) 5.8 Miles
Sugar Grove Cdp, VA  (pop. 792) 6.4 Miles
Rye Valley District, VA  (pop. 4,585) 7.8 Miles
Rural Retreat Town, VA  (pop. 1,430) 8.7 Miles
North Fork District, VA  (pop. 3,996) 9.7 Miles
Adwolf Cdp, VA  (pop. 1,664) 10.6 Miles
Black Lick District, VA  (pop. 4,624) 10.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Atkins District, Virginia

276



Elevation in Atkins District, Virginia is 2,274.0 ft. (693.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Atkins District, Virginia

Lat: 36.866395 N        Long: -81.427732 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Atkins District, Virginia need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Virginia

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
  Total Electric Industry 7.25 6.06 4.27 5.31 0.00 6.03
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.34 6.05 4.23 5.35 0.00 6.09
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
  Total Electric Industry 7.63 6.23 4.28 5.57 0.00 6.28
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
  Total Electric Industry 7.57 6.14 4.19 5.56 0.00 6.23
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.84 4.16 5.63 0.00 6.20
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 6.07 4.16 5.21 0.00 6.26
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
  Total Electric Industry 7.60 5.91 3.99 5.26 0.00 6.09
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 5.97 4.00 5.14 0.00 6.14
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 5.61 3.82 4.98 0.00 5.88
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
  Total Electric Industry 7.48 5.55 3.84 5.00 0.00 5.86
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 5.65 3.90 5.05 0.00 5.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.88 1.72 0.45 1.12 0.00 2.22
  Energy-Only Providers 4.59 4.42 4.52 4.52 0.00 4.53
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.85 4.16 5.16 0.00 6.18
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.22 2.42 1.09 1.22 0.00 2.86
  Energy-Only Providers 4.50 4.33 4.46 4.46 0.00 4.45
  Full-Service Providers 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 7.79 5.87 4.13 5.14 0.00 6.23
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.35 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 5.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 5.50
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 5.74 4.23 0.00 5.46 6.27
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.32 8.63 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.35
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 6.47 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.44
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 5.88 4.27 0.00 6.25 6.43
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.48 4.08 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.49
  Energy-Only Providers 7.55 7.48 0.00 0.00 0.00 7.55
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.05 4.46 0.00 6.81 6.64
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 2.52 0.64 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.37
  Energy-Only Providers 9.60 9.81 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.73
  Full-Service Providers 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86
  Total Electric Industry 8.49 6.21 4.69 0.00 6.81 6.86

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Atkins District, Virginia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 61   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 73   (3.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 126   (5.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 211   (9.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 287   (12.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 230   (10.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 474   (20.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 255   (11.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 69   (3.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 84   (3.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 36   (1.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 10   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 261   (11.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 95   (4.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,543

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 52

In 3-person carpool : 15

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 9

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 44

Other means : 17

Worked at home : 16


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 173

5 to 9 minutes : 369

10 to 14 minutes : 359

15 to 19 minutes : 268

20 to 24 minutes : 157

25 to 29 minutes : 46

30 to 34 minutes : 147

35 to 39 minutes : 32

40 to 44 minutes : 20

45 to 59 minutes : 64

60 to 89 minutes : 17

90 or more minutes : 28


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Atkins District, Virginia)

With Social Security income : 914

No Social Security income : 901


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Atkins District, Virginia)

With retirement income : 386

No retirement income : 1,429


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 48

$15,000 to $19,999 : 65

$20,000 to $24,999 : 70

$25,000 to $29,999 : 34

$30,000 to $34,999 : 30

$35,000 to $39,999 : 51

$40,000 to $44,999 : 89

$45,000 to $49,999 : 87

$50,000 to $59,999 : 112

$60,000 to $74,999 : 103

$75,000 to $99,999 : 282

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 69

$200,000 or more : 83


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $58,693


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Atkins District, Virginia

  • WMEV (1010 AM; 1.0 kW; Marion, VA; Owner: Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WAMN (1050 AM; 1.43 kW; Bluefield, WV; Owner: Wamn, Inc.)
  • WCOK (1060 AM; 0.8 kW; Sparta, NC; Owner: Mountain Empire Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WYVE (1280 AM; 2.5 kW; Wytheville, VA; Owner: Three Rivers Media Corporation)
  • WITM (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Marion, VA; Owner: Appalachian Educational Communication Corporation)
  • WITM (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Marion, VA; Owner: Appalachian Educational Communication Corporation)
  • WHIS (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Bluefield, WV; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • WXMY (1600 AM; 23.0 kW; Saltville, VA; Owner: Continental Media Group, Llc)
  • WXMY (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; Saltville, VA; Owner: Continental Media Group, Llc)
  • WGTH (540 AM; 1.0 kW; Cedar Bluff, VA; Owner: High Knob Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WLOY (660 AM; 0.55 kW; Crockett, VA; Owner: Three Rivers Media Corporation)
  • WYRV (770 AM; 5.0 kW; Cedar Bluff, VA; Owner: Faith Christian Music Broadcasting Ministries, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Atkins District, Virginia

  • WFYE (100.5 FM; Marion, VA; Owner: Asradio, Llc)
  • WOLD-FM (102.5 FM; Marion, VA; Owner: Emerald Sound, Inc.)
  • WFYE (102.7 FM; Marion, VA; Owner: Asradio, Llc)
  • WZVA (103.5 FM; Atkins, VA; Owner: T.e.c.o. Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WGTH-FM (105.5 FM; Richlands, VA; Owner: High Knob Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Bluefield, WV; Owner: West Virginia Educational Broadcasting Authority)
  • WEHC (90.7 FM; Emory, VA; Owner: Emory & Henry College)
  • WEHC (90.7 FM; Emory, VA; Owner: Emory & Henry College)
  • WVTR (91.9 FM; Sugar Grove, VA; Owner: Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc.)
  • WMEV-FM (93.9 FM; Marion, VA; Owner: Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WXBX (95.3 FM; Crockett, VA; Owner: Three Rivers Media Corporation)
  • WRIC-FM (97.7 FM; Raven, VA; Owner: Peggy Sue Broadcasting Corporation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Atkins District, Virginia

  • WMSY-TV (Channel 52; Marion, VA; Owner: Blue Ridge Public Television, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Atkins District, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 301  (24.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 113  (9.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 159  (12.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 26  (2.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 201  (16.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 312  (28.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 213  (19.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 348  (31.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 14  (1.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 21  (1.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 53 Farms In Atkins District, Virginia


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Atkins District, Virginia

  • Mountain Empire


    (about 4.7 miles in Rural Retreat, Virginia; Airport Code: VA3)

  • Mercer County


    (about 32.0 miles in Bluefield, West Virginia; Airport Code: BLF)

  • New River Valley


    (about 45.4 miles in Fairlawn, Virginia; Airport Code: PSK)

  • Wilkes County


    (about 48.1 miles in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina; Airport Code: IKB)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Atkins District, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.08%

Carpooled

15.54%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.85%

Other Means

1.33%

Worked At Home

2.20%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Atkins District, Virginia, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 876

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 127

Female householder, no husband present : 133

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 631

Householder not living alone : 48


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 28

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 20

All other households : 1,767


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 735

Renter-occupied housing units : 141

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 100

Renter-occupied housing units : 27

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 133

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 468

Renter-occupied housing units : 211


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 109

$10,000 to $14,999 : 238

$15,000 to $19,999 : 123

$20,000 to $24,999 : 127

$25,000 to $29,999 : 140

$30,000 to $34,999 : 79

$35,000 to $39,999 : 64

$40,000 to $44,999 : 100

$45,000 to $49,999 : 112

$50,000 to $59,999 : 166

$60,000 to $74,999 : 115

$75,000 to $99,999 : 282

$100,000 to $124,999 : 8

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 69

$200,000 or more : 83


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Total : 2,011


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Occupied : 1,815

Vacant : 196


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 42

Built 2000 to 2004 : 74

Built 1990 to 1999 : 330

Built 1980 to 1989 : 267

Built 1970 to 1979 : 407

Built 1960 to 1969 : 415

Built 1950 to 1959 : 201

Built 1940 to 1949 : 170

Built 1939 or earlier : 105


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Utility gas : 235

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 53

Electricity : 1,058

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 361

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 108

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 111

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 57

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 34

$35,000 to $39,999 : 26

$40,000 to $49,999 : 92

$50,000 to $59,999 : 97

$60,000 to $69,999 : 120

$70,000 to $79,999 : 46

$80,000 to $89,999 : 75

$90,000 to $99,999 : 143

$100,000 to $124,999 : 111

$125,000 to $149,999 : 91

$150,000 to $174,999 : 130

$175,000 to $199,999 : 30

$200,000 to $249,999 : 103

$250,000 to $299,999 : 13

$300,000 to $399,999 : 47

$400,000 to $499,999 : 13

$500,000 to $749,999 : 45

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 29

Home equity loan only : 66

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 16

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 511

Housing units without a mortgage : 814


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Atkins District, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $65,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $120,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $150,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $82,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $89,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $96,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $83,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $102,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Atkins District, Virginia: 67.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Atkins District, Virginia

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 98.15%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 1.85%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Atkins District, VA): $31,887
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Atkins District): $80,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Atkins District): $346
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Atkins District, Virginia

Utility Gas: 14.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.4%
Electricity: 50.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 24.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.8%
Wood: 6.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 1.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Atkins District, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Atkins District, Virginia

Smyth Cnty Community Hosp Hc


     Address: 1109 Snider Street, Marion, Virginia 24354
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/16/1994

Virginias Home Health Care


     Address: 544 North Main Street, Rural Retreat, Virginia 24368
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/18/2000

Tazewell Comm Hospital Hhc


     Address: 141 Ben Bolt Avenue, Tazewell, Virginia 24651
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/10/1985

Circle Home Care


     Address: 245 Holston Rd Suite A, Wytheville, Virginia 24382
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/21/1993

Amedisys Home Health Of Wytheville


     Address: 710 West Ridge Rd Suite 1a, Wytheville, Virginia 24382
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/26/2006

Hospitals Close To Atkins District, Virginia

Smyth County Community Hospital


     Address: 565 Radio Hill Road, Marion, Virginia 24354
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute


     Address: 340 Bagley Circle, Marion, Virginia 24354
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Tazewell Community Hosp


     Address: 141 Ben Bolt Avenue, Tazewell, Virginia 24651
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Wythe County Community Hospital


     Address: 600 West Ridge Road, Wytheville, Virginia 24382
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Clinch Valley Medical Center


     Address: 2949 W Front St, Richlands, Virginia 24641
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Atkins District, Virginia

Francis Marion Manor


     Address: 100 Francis Marion Lane, Po Box 880, Marion, Virginia 24354
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Valley Health Care Center


     Address: 940 East Lee Highway, Chilhowie, Virginia 24319
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 175
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Heritage Hall Tazewell


     Address: 121 Ben Bolt Avenue, Tazewell, Virginia 24651
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 148
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Carrington Place At Wytheville - Birdmont Center


     Address: 990 Holston Rd, Wytheville, Virginia 24382
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 122
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Wythe Cnty Community Hosp Ecu


     Address: 600 W Ridge Rd, Wytheville, Virginia 24382
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 7
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Atkins District, Virginia

Name: McGuire
Address: 12700 Hagers Ferry Road; Huntersville, NC 28078-9340
Distance: 105 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Atkins District, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 265
    Disabled Workers: 165
    Widowers Workers: 40
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 70


(updated 2007)



Smyth County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 33.63%
  • Bush & Cheney 64.18%
  • Other 2.19%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Atkins District, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Smyth County, VA

4.48 % of Smyth County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,855

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Smyth County, VA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Washington County , VA 0.92 % ($24,358 AGI )
  • Wythe County , VA 0.54 % ($28,500 AGI )
  • Tazewell County , VA 0.13 % ($27,467 AGI )

Relocation away from Smyth County, VA

3.99 % of Smyth County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $29,020

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Smyth County, VA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Washington County , VA 0.86 % ($29,566 AGI )
  • Wythe County , VA 0.58 % ($26,284 AGI )
  • Sullivan County , TN 0.16 % ($42,316 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Virginia

Low Bracket: $3,000 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $17,000 (5.75%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Virginia

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Atkins District, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.

















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Atkins District, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Virginia

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
13,211 12,152 15,000 4,618 17,110 16,891 18,728 19,137 20,081 20,902


(updated 2014)



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