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Demographics Analysis

The people of Blackstone Town, 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
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 88

5 to 9 years : 109

10 to 14 years : 158

15 to 17 years : 63

18 and 19 years : 30

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 51

25 to 29 years : 91

30 to 34 years : 164

35 to 39 years : 134

40 to 44 years : 147

45 to 49 years : 147

50 to 54 years : 44

55 to 59 years : 124

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 94

65 and 66 years : 12

67 to 69 years : 13

70 to 74 years : 81

75 to 79 years : 31

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 29

Female:

Under 5 years : 89

5 to 9 years : 68

10 to 14 years : 69

15 to 17 years : 70

18 and 19 years : 63

20 years : 0

21 years : 29

22 to 24 years : 72

25 to 29 years : 136

30 to 34 years : 77

35 to 39 years : 93

40 to 44 years : 236

45 to 49 years : 108

50 to 54 years : 80

55 to 59 years : 159

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 24

65 and 66 years : 58

67 to 69 years : 83

70 to 74 years : 51

75 to 79 years : 150

80 to 84 years : 59

85 years and over : 118


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,496

Multiple ancestry : 573

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 116

Ancestry not reported : 376


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,477

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 60

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 177

5 to 17 years : 537

18 to 24 years : 245

25 to 34 years : 468

35 to 44 years : 610

45 to 54 years : 379

55 to 59 years : 283

60 and 61 years : 59

62 to 64 years : 118

65 to 74 years : 298

75 years and over : 387

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 177

5 to 17 years : 372

18 to 24 years : 148

25 to 34 years : 403

35 to 44 years : 426

45 to 54 years : 264

55 to 59 years : 220

60 and 61 years : 34

62 to 64 years : 105

65 to 74 years : 220

75 years and over : 314

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 165

18 to 24 years : 78

25 to 34 years : 58

35 to 44 years : 126

45 to 54 years : 115

55 to 59 years : 63

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 13

65 to 74 years : 78

75 years and over : 73

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 34

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 : 0

35 to 44 years : 24

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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,249

Female : 1,434

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 377

Female : 417

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 11

Female : 49

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 1,143

Born in other state in the United States : 568

Native: born outside the United States : 18

Foreign born : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 607

Now married, except separated : 869

Divorced : 236

Separated : 89

Widowed : 415

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 179

Now married, except separated : 296

Divorced : 57

Separated : 73

Widowed : 75

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 19

Now married, except separated : 18

Divorced : 23

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 24

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,285

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 29

German:

Speak English "very well" : 70

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Blackstone Town, Virginia

  • Other Groups: 1,469   (55.6%)
  • United States Or American: 484   (18.3%)
  • English: 232   (8.8%)
  • Irish: 128   (4.8%)
  • German: 82   (3.1%)
  • European: 69   (2.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 35   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 31   (1.2%)
  • Dutch: 28   (1.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 22   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 18   (0.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 14   (0.5%)
  • Italian: 14   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 6   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 6   (0.2%)
  • Polish: 6   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Blackstone Town, Virginia is 3,561



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Blackstone Town, Virginia: 1,637
Female Population in Blackstone Town, Virginia: 1,924


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Blackstone Town, Virginia: 36.6
Median Female Resident Age in Blackstone Town, Virginia: 43.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Blackstone Town, Virginia


White


Both sexes

45.1

Male

42.3

Female

48.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

39.7

Male

37.2

Female

42.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.0

Male

39.5

Female

29.5

Asian


Both sexes

46.3

Male

27.5

Female

48.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

27.3

Male

25.9

Female

30.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

27.0

Male

19.0

Female

32.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.8

Male

26.3

Female

24.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.3

Male

43.4

Female

48.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Blackstone Town, Virginia


  • White: 1,753
  • African American: 1,782
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 26



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Blackstone Town, Virginia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 26   (2.58%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 30   (2.98%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 77   (7.65%)
  • 9th Grade: 42   (4.17%)
  • 10th Grade: 49   (4.87%)
  • 11th Grade: 44   (4.37%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 32   (3.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 326   (32.37%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 43   (4.27%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 155   (15.39%)
  • Associate Degree: 30   (2.98%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 82   (8.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 31   (3.08%)
  • Professional School Degree: 22   (2.18%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 18   (1.79%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 22   (1.51%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 23   (1.58%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 70   (4.8%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 100   (6.85%)
  • 9th Grade: 84   (5.76%)
  • 10th Grade: 119   (8.16%)
  • 11th Grade: 63   (4.32%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (0.48%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 452   (30.98%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 114   (7.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 165   (11.31%)
  • Associate Degree: 77   (5.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 124   (8.5%)
  • Master's Degree: 17   (1.17%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 22   (1.51%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Blackstone Town, Virginia

  • Va Dept Of Military Affairs


    ( Location: Ft. Pickett, Blackstone, VA 23824, Phone: (804) 298-6420, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Blackstone Town, Virginia

  • Blackstone Primary


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 615 East Street, Blackstone, VA 23824, Phone: (434) 292-5300, Students: 516 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Blackstone Town, Virginia

  • Kenston Forest School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 75 Ridge Road, Blackstone, VA 23824, Phone: (434) 292-7218, Students: 335 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Blackstone Town, Virginia

  • Blackstone Library


    415 S. Main St., Blackstone, VA 23824

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Blackstone Town, Virginia


  • The Daniels Farmstead Foundation Inc


    286 Mendon Street, Blackstone, MA 01504

  • Virginia National Guard Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 482, Blackstone, VA 23824

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Blackstone Town, 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 Blackstone Town, Virginia.

Area Features of Blackstone Town, Virginia


Airport


(1) Allen C Perkinson Airport Blackstone Army Airfield  

Bridge


(1) Dobbins Bridge  

Building


(1) Belle Fonte Grange Hall Historical   (2) Blackstone City Hall   (3) Blackstone Police Department   (4) Blackstone Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Fort Pickett Fire Department   (6) Greensville Volunteer Rescue Squad   (7) Louis Spencer Epes Memorial Library   (8) Nottoway County Emergency Squad Substation   (9) Southside Convalescent Home  

Cemetery


(1) Lakeview Cemetery  

Church


(1) Belle Fonte Church   (2) Blackstone Baptist Church   (3) Blackstone Presbyterian Church   (4) Cedar Hill Church   (5) Crenshaw United Methodist Church   (6) Faith Church   (7) Jones Church   (8) Mount Gazerine Church   (9) Poplar Lawn Church   (10) Saint Lukes Episcopal Church   (11) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (12) Shiloh Baptist Church   (13) Spring Hill Church   (14) Tree Church  

Civil


(1) District 4   (2) District 5   (3) Town Of Blackstone  

Dam


(1) Birchin Dam   (2) Butterwood Lake Upper Dam   (3) Butterwood Lower Dam   (4) Daniels Dam   (5) Gravatts Dam   (6) Lake Lee Dam   (7) Tactical Bridge Dam   (8) Tommeheton Creek Dam   (9) Walkers Dam   (10) Williams Dam  

Hospital


(1) Blackstone Health Center  

Locale


(1) Colemans Store   (2) Dominy Corner   (3) Hawkes Store   (4) Pattersons Store   (5) Simentons Store  

Military


(1) Blackstone Army Air Base Historical   (2) Fort Pickett  

Park


(1) Blackstone Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Blackstone   (2) Clays Corner   (3) Forkland Historical   (4) Irby   (5) Murdocks   (6) North Wellville   (7) Spainville   (8) Wellville   (9) Westboro Historical  

Post Office


(1) Blackstone Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Birchin Lake   (2) Butterwood Lake   (3) Jones Pond   (4) Lake Lee   (5) Pryor Road Reservoir   (6) Twin Lakes   (7) Williams Lake  

School


(1) Blackstone College For Girls Historical   (2) Blackstone Elementary School   (3) Blackstone High School   (4) Blackstone Military Academy Historical   (5) Blackstone Primary School   (6) Kenston Forest School   (7) Nottoway County Training School Historical   (8) Poplar Lawn School Historical   (9) Richardson School   (10) Southside Community College - Pickett Park  

Stream


(1) Bland Creek   (2) Horsepen Creek   (3) Jacks Branch   (4) Lees Creek   (5) Little Nottoway River   (6) Luthers Branch   (7) Reedy Branch  

Tower


(1) Wbbc-am Blackstone   (2) Wbbc-fm Blackstone   (3) Wsvs-fm Crewe  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Blackstone Town, Virginia

23824 (pop. 7,081)


Cities Nearby Blackstone Town, Virginia

Hounds Creek District, VA  (pop. 2,015) 8.2 Miles
Crewe Town, VA  (pop. 2,784) 9.9 Miles
Kenbridge Town, VA  (pop. 1,240) 10.5 Miles
Red Oak District, VA  (pop. 3,199) 12.6 Miles
Browns Store District, VA  (pop. 1,187) 12.9 Miles
Burkeville Town, VA  (pop. 560) 13.4 Miles
Plymouth District, VA  (pop. 1,118) 13.5 Miles
Victoria Town, VA  (pop. 1,696) 13.6 Miles
Meherrin River District, VA  (pop. 3,218) 15.3 Miles
Alberta Town, VA  (pop. 441) 16.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Blackstone Town, Virginia

434



Elevation in Blackstone Town, Virginia is 436.0 ft. (133.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Blackstone Town, Virginia

Lat: 37.076661 N        Long: -78.001302 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Blackstone Town, 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 Blackstone Town, Virginia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 47   (3.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 41   (3.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 41   (3.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 133   (10.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 174   (13.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 127   (9.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 172   (13.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 172   (13.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 29   (2.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 68   (5.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 55   (4.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 31   (2.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 97   (7.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 138   (10.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,123

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 150

In 3-person carpool : 93

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 34

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 27

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 : 41

Other means : 36

Worked at home : 13


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 150

5 to 9 minutes : 275

10 to 14 minutes : 284

15 to 19 minutes : 42

20 to 24 minutes : 89

25 to 29 minutes : 94

30 to 34 minutes : 126

35 to 39 minutes : 18

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 123

60 to 89 minutes : 252

90 or more minutes : 51


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

With Social Security income : 569

No Social Security income : 787


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

With retirement income : 255

No retirement income : 1,101


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 102

$10,000 to $14,999 : 34

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 33

$25,000 to $29,999 : 174

$30,000 to $34,999 : 84

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $44,999 : 90

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 39

$60,000 to $74,999 : 150

$75,000 to $99,999 : 171

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 16

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $42,971


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Blackstone Town, Virginia

  • WSHV (1370 AM; 4.2 kW; South Hill, VA; Owner: Lakes Media Holding Company, Llc)
  • WKLV (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Blackstone, VA; Owner: Denbar Communications, Inc.)
  • WPAK (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Farmville, VA; Owner: Great Virginia Ventures, Inc)
  • WSVS (800 AM; 10.0 kW; Burkeville, VA; Owner: Gee Communications Inc.)
  • WFLO (870 AM; 1.0 kW; Farmville, VA; Owner: Colonial Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Blackstone Town, Virginia

  • WXJK (101.3 FM; Farmville, VA; Owner: David W. Layne)
  • WKSK-FM (101.9 FM; South Hill, VA; Owner: Lakes Media Holding Company, Llc)
  • WWDW (103.1 FM; Alberta, VA; Owner: First Media Radio, Llc)
  • WPZZ (104.7 FM; Blackstone, VA; Owner: Radio One Licenses, Llc)
  • WHFD (105.5 FM; Lawrenceville, VA; Owner: Lawrenceville Christian)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Chesterfield, VA; Owner: Christian Charities Deliverance Church)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Chesterfield, VA; Owner: Delmarva Educational Association)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Chesterfield, VA; Owner: Positive Alternative Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Chesterfield, VA; Owner: Synergy Project, Inc.)
  • WPEX (90.9 FM; Kenbridge, VA; Owner: Seaview Communications Inc.)
  • WMLU (91.3 FM; Farmville, VA; Owner: Longwood University)
  • WWHS-FM (92.1 FM; Farmville, VA; Owner: Hampden-sydney College)
  • WVHL (92.9 FM; Farmville, VA; Owner: The Farmville Herald, Inc.)
  • WLFV (93.1 FM; Chesterfield, VA; Owner: Mlb-richmond Iv, Llc)
  • WBBC-FM (93.5 FM; Blackstone, VA; Owner: Denbar Communications, Inc.)
  • WFLO-FM (95.7 FM; Farmville, VA; Owner: Colonial Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Blackstone Town, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 140  (20.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 89  (13.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 122  (18.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 31  (4.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 83  (12.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 209  (29.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 169  (23.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 221  (30.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 198 Farms In Blackstone Town, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Blackstone Town, Virginia

Citizens Bank And Trust Company - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1m
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 32

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $183.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,843

Benchmark Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $480.9k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 13

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Blackstone Town, Virginia

  • Emporia Greensville Regional


    (about 39.3 miles in Emporia, Virginia; Airport Code: VA1)

  • Halifax County


    (about 46.9 miles in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina; Airport Code: RZZ)

  • Richmond International


    (about 47.8 miles in Richmond, Virginia; Airport Code: RIC)

  • William M Tuck


    (about 53.3 miles in Scottsburg, Virginia; Airport Code: SBV)

  • Hanover County Municipal


    (about 53.6 miles in Glen Allen, Virginia; Airport Code: VA5)

  • Henderson Oxford


    (about 57.4 miles in Stovall, North Carolina; Airport Code: NC6)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Blackstone Town, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.82%

Carpooled

16.95%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.73%

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

2.71%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

2.79%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Blackstone Town, 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
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 526

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 143

Female householder, no husband present : 306

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 360

Householder not living alone : 21


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 91

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 12

All other households : 1,253


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 396

Renter-occupied housing units : 130

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 129

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 72

Renter-occupied housing units : 234

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 214

Renter-occupied housing units : 167


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 191

$10,000 to $14,999 : 66

$15,000 to $19,999 : 47

$20,000 to $24,999 : 82

$25,000 to $29,999 : 151

$30,000 to $34,999 : 108

$35,000 to $39,999 : 24

$40,000 to $44,999 : 112

$45,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 110

$60,000 to $74,999 : 174

$75,000 to $99,999 : 184

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 25

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Total : 1,566


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Occupied : 1,356

Vacant : 210


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 9

Built 2000 to 2004 : 51

Built 1990 to 1999 : 32

Built 1980 to 1989 : 204

Built 1970 to 1979 : 134

Built 1960 to 1969 : 271

Built 1950 to 1959 : 426

Built 1940 to 1949 : 208

Built 1939 or earlier : 231


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Utility gas : 47

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 294

Electricity : 562

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 414

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 18

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 21

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 20

$10,000 to $14,999 : 28

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 18

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $69,999 : 60

$70,000 to $79,999 : 36

$80,000 to $89,999 : 100

$90,000 to $99,999 : 28

$100,000 to $124,999 : 76

$125,000 to $149,999 : 120

$150,000 to $174,999 : 16

$175,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 to $249,999 : 65

$250,000 to $299,999 : 35

$300,000 to $399,999 : 42

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 13

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Blackstone Town, 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 : 40

Home equity loan only : 33

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 280

Housing units without a mortgage : 343


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Blackstone Town, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $212,500

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 : $74,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $85,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $99,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $125,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $82,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $217,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Blackstone Town, Virginia: 59.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Blackstone Town, Virginia

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Blackstone Town, VA): $27,566
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Blackstone Town): $59,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Blackstone Town): $427
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Blackstone Town, Virginia

Utility Gas: 4.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 16.2%
Electricity: 31.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 45.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(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 Blackstone Town, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Blackstone Town, Virginia

Cmh Home Health Commun Hospice


     Address: 300 East Ferrell Street, South Hill, Virginia 23970
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 8/28/1985

Southside Comm Hosp Hc Serv


     Address: 711 Oak Street, Farmville, Virginia 23901
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/10/1985

Home Recovery Inc


     Address: 816 East Third Street, Farmville, Virginia 23901
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/24/1985

Homeaid Inc


     Address: 161 Bush River Road Suite 1, Farmville, Virginia 23901
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/1/1990

Ivna Home Health Care


     Address: 5008 Monument Ave, Richmond, Virginia 23230
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 8/8/1966

Hospitals Close To Blackstone Town, Virginia

Piedmont Geriatric Hospital


     Address: Highway 360 And 460, Burkeville, Virginia 23922
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Community Mem Healthcenter


     Address: 125 Buena Vista Circle, South Hill, Virginia 23970
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Southside Community Hospital


     Address: 800 Oak St, Farmville, Virginia 23901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Bon Secours - St Marys Hospital Of Richmond


     Address: 5801 Bremo Rd, Richmond, Virginia 23226
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Retreat Hospital


     Address: 2621 Grove Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23220
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Blackstone Town, Virginia

Heritage Hall Blackstone


     Address: 900 S Main St, Blackstone, Virginia 23824
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 174
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Ruxton Health Of Lawrenceville


     Address: 1722 Lawrenceville Plank Road, Lawrenceville, Virginia 23868
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Community Mem


     Address: 125 Buena Vista Circle, South Hill, Virginia 23970
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 149
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Holly Manor Nursing Home


     Address: 2003 Cobb Street, Farmville, Virginia 23901
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 50%

Trinity Mission Health And Rehab Of Farmville


     Address: 1575 Scott Drive Route 5, Farmville, Virginia 23901
     Ownership: For Profit - Limited Liability Company
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Blackstone Town, Virginia

Name: North Anna
Address: PO Box 402; Mineral, VA 23117-0402
Distance: 63 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Blackstone Town, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 1,090
    Disabled Workers: 290
    Widowers Workers: 180
    Spouses Workers: 60
    Children Workers: 185


(updated 2007)



Nottoway County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 43.70%
  • Bush & Cheney 54.78%
  • Other 1.53%



(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 Blackstone Town, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Nottoway County, VA

6.22 % of Nottoway County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,174

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Chesterfield County , VA 0.91 % ($37,646 AGI )
  • Amelia County , VA 0.70 % ($32,324 AGI )
  • Prince Edward County , VA 0.51 % ($35,037 AGI )

Relocation away from Nottoway County, VA

6.57 % of Nottoway 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 $28,253

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Prince Edward County , VA 0.77 % ($24,512 AGI )
  • Chesterfield County , VA 0.66 % ($29,057 AGI )
  • Lunenburg County , VA 0.60 % ($22,750 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 Blackstone Town, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Blackstone Town, Virginia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/04/2006, 05:10 pm 0 0 $2K --
11/29/2005, 06:50 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/07/2005, 08:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/11/2004, 05:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/06/2002, 06:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/02/2002, 02:55 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/03/1998, 07:55 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/24/1996, 05:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
         





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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 Blackstone Town, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Blackstone Town, Virginia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0
    per 100,000 0 26 0 0 0 28 0 0 0 28 0 55 0
Rape 1 3 0 1 2 1 3 1 0 1 1 0 1
    per 100,000 27 79 0 28 55 28 85 28 0 28 27 0 28
Robbery 3 1 1 7 4 4 1 3 5 2 1 3 6
    per 100,000 80 26 27 193 110 111 28 85 140 56 27 82 168
Assault 8 2 15 8 19 7 7 3 9 6 8 9 7
    per 100,000 214 53 406 220 521 195 199 85 252 168 218 246 196
Burglary 18 17 13 15 26 18 11 41 21 15 19 14 14
    per 100,000 482 449 351 413 714 501 312 1,168 589 421 519 383 392
Larceny Theft 121 115 114 103 120 105 112 88 107 80 73 76 114
    per 100,000 3,242 3,038 3,082 2,838 3,293 2,922 3,176 2,506 2,999 2,245 1,992 2,079 3,190
Vehicle Theft 8 1 7 6 10 11 10 6 7 11 1 7 1
    per 100,000 214 26 189 165 274 306 284 171 196 309 27 191 28
Arson 2 2 0 0 2 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 1
    per 100,000 54 53 0 0 55 56 28 0 28 56 0 0 28
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
3 2 4 4 6 3 3 2 4 3 3 4 4
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
37 34 34 31 40 34 34 34 34 27 23 24 33
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
20 18 19 18 23 19 18 18 19 15 13 14 18


(updated 2013)



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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