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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ferrum Cdp, 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
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 57

10 to 14 years : 10

15 to 17 years : 42

18 and 19 years : 214

20 years : 52

21 years : 46

22 to 24 years : 15

25 to 29 years : 96

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 10

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 0

50 to 54 years : 15

55 to 59 years : 72

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 6

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 31

5 to 9 years : 8

10 to 14 years : 16

15 to 17 years : 4

18 and 19 years : 377

20 years : 15

21 years : 59

22 to 24 years : 51

25 to 29 years : 70

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 40

50 to 54 years : 48

55 to 59 years : 24

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 754

Multiple ancestry : 331

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 325


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,410

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 : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 31

5 to 17 years : 137

18 to 24 years : 829

25 to 34 years : 166

35 to 44 years : 10

45 to 54 years : 103

55 to 59 years : 96

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 0

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 31

5 to 17 years : 77

18 to 24 years : 610

25 to 34 years : 140

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 62

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 17

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 60

18 to 24 years : 219

25 to 34 years : 26

35 to 44 years : 10

45 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

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 : 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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 478

Female : 547

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 167

Female : 218

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 673

Born in other state in the United States : 257

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 673

Now married, except separated : 223

Divorced : 25

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 284

Now married, except separated : 70

Divorced : 13

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

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 : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,371

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

  • United States Or American: 221   (26.3%)
  • Other Groups: 217   (25.8%)
  • German: 77   (9.2%)
  • English: 75   (8.9%)
  • Irish: 73   (8.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 46   (5.5%)
  • Italian: 42   (5.0%)
  • Scottish: 27   (3.2%)
  • Hungarian: 13   (1.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 13   (1.5%)
  • Swedish: 11   (1.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 9   (1.1%)
  • Canadian: 8   (1.0%)
  • Norwegian: 8   (1.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ferrum Cdp, Virginia is 1,410



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia: 645
Female Population in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia: 765


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia: 20.0
Median Female Resident Age in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia: 19.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia


White


Both sexes

21.9

Male

22.1

Female

21.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

19.9

Male

20.0

Female

19.9

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

7.8

Male

22.0

Female

6.5

Asian


Both sexes

22.4

Male

20.0

Female

22.7

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

26.5

Male

0.0

Female

26.5

Other


Both sexes

20.2

Male

20.5

Female

20.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.0

Male

9.5

Female

46.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.4

Male

19.8

Female

19.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.0

Male

22.1

Female

21.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia


  • White: 930
  • African American: 423
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 57



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 50   (16.56%)
  • 9th Grade: 24   (7.95%)
  • 10th Grade: 18   (5.96%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 78   (25.83%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10   (3.31%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 36   (11.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 20   (6.62%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 8   (2.65%)
  • Master's Degree: 30   (9.93%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 28   (9.27%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (5.83%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 12   (5.38%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (3.59%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (4.04%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (5.83%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 78   (34.98%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 29   (13%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 17   (7.62%)
  • Associate Degree: 4   (1.79%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 31   (13.9%)
  • Master's Degree: 9   (4.04%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

  • Ferrum Elem.


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 660 Ferrum School Rd, Ferrum, VA 24088, Phone: (540) 365-7194, Students: 279 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

  • Ferrum College


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 1,233; Location: 15 Ferrum Mountain Road, Ferrum, VA 24088, Web: http://www.ferrum.edu )

Academic Libraries In Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

(updated 2005)



Museums Near Ferrum Cdp, Virginia


  • Blue Ridge Foundation Inc


    Po Box 1000, Ferrum, VA 24088

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Ferrum Cdp, 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 Ferrum Cdp, Virginia.

Area Features of Ferrum Cdp, Virginia


Bridge


(1) Sheriff Shively Memorial Bridge   (2) Union Church Bridge  

Building


(1) Blue Ridge Farm Museum   (2) Ferrum Rescue Squad   (3) Ferrum Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Adkins Cemetery   (2) Angle Cemetery   (3) Boyd Cemetery   (4) Brogan Cemetery   (5) Burnett Cemetery   (6) Carn Cemetery   (7) Carter Cemetery   (8) Endicott Community Cemetery   (9) Feazell Cemetery   (10) Ferguson Cemetery   (11) Foster Cemetery   (12) Goode Cemetery   (13) Hale Cemetery   (14) Holly Cemetery   (15) Hurt-ferguson Cemetery   (16) Ingram Cemetery   (17) Maple Grove Cemetery   (18) Martin Cemetery   (19) Mcalexander Cemetery   (20) Meadors-james Cemetery   (21) Meadors-sloan Cemetery   (22) Midkiff Cemetery   (23) Moran Cemetery   (24) Mount Cassell Cemetery   (25) Nolen Cemetery   (26) Peters Cemetery   (27) Phoebe Needles Cemetery   (28) Pig River Cemetery   (29) Prillaman Cemetery   (30) Rakes Cemetery   (31) Rakes-thomas Cemetery   (32) Ray Cemetery   (33) Ross Cemetery   (34) Saint James Cemetery   (35) Saint Johns Cemetery   (36) Scott Cemetery   (37) Shively Cemetery   (38) Slone Cemetery   (39) Spencer Cemetery   (40) Stanley Cemetery   (41) Turner-hickman Cemetery   (42) Webb-hale Cemetery   (43) Whorley Cemetery   (44) Willis Cemetery   (45) Young Cemetery  

Census


(1) Ferrum Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Bethany Church   (2) Bethel Church Historical   (3) Endicott Church   (4) Faith Church   (5) Long Branch Church   (6) Maple Grove Church   (7) New Haven Church   (8) Pigg River Church   (9) Republican Church   (10) Rockfield Church   (11) Saint James Methodist Church   (12) Saint Johns Church   (13) Saint Pauls Church Historical   (14) Saint Peters Church   (15) Trinity Church   (16) Union Church  

Civil


(1) Blue Ridge District  

Cliff


(1) Calico Rock   (2) Cracker Point  

Dam


(1) Adams Dam   (2) Burdettes Dam   (3) Cecils Dam  

Falls


(1) White Falls  

Locale


(1) Cannaday Gap   (2) Jamison Mill Park Campsite   (3) Ryans Branch Campsite   (4) Smart View Overlook  

Park


(1) Jamison Mill Recreation Area   (2) Mines Branch Recreation Area   (3) Rennet Bag Recreation Area   (4) Ryans Branch Recreation Area   (5) Smart View Recreation Area  

Populated Place


(1) Cross Roads   (2) Dodson   (3) Endicott   (4) Ferrum   (5) Ingramville  

Reservoir


(1) Adams Pond   (2) Burdettes Pond  

Ridge


(1) Barton Spur  

School


(1) Ferrum College   (2) Ferrum College Blue Ridge Institute   (3) Ferrum Elementary School   (4) Phoebe Needles Memorial School Historical   (5) Saint Johns School  

Stream


(1) Beards Creek   (2) Brogan Branch   (3) Butter Run   (4) Buttermilk Branch   (5) Hurds Branch   (6) Jackson Run   (7) Little Beards Creek   (8) Long Branch   (9) Mines Branch   (10) Nicholas Creek   (11) Otter Creek   (12) Puppy Creek   (13) Ragland Branch   (14) Rennet Bag Creek   (15) Roaring Run   (16) Ryans Branch   (17) Shively Branch   (18) Shooting Creek   (19) Small Creek   (20) Tharp Creek   (21) Turkeycock Branch   (22) Turners Creek   (23) White Oak Creek  

Summit


(1) Beech Mountain   (2) Cooks Knob   (3) Poor Mountain   (4) Turners Knob  

Tower


(1) Wffc-fm Ferrum  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

24088 (pop. 4,286)


Cities Nearby Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Blackwater District, VA  (pop. 7,420) 7.2 Miles
Rocky Mount District, VA  (pop. 6,048) 7.9 Miles
Rocky Mount Town, VA  (pop. 4,517) 8.4 Miles
Oak Level Cdp, VA  (pop. 784) 9.7 Miles
Bassett Cdp, VA  (pop. 895) 11.6 Miles
Locust Grove District, VA  (pop. 2,457) 11.8 Miles
Reed Creek District, VA  (pop. 8,763) 12.0 Miles
Stanleytown Cdp, VA  (pop. 1,318) 12.6 Miles
Little River District, VA  (pop. 3,390) 13.0 Miles
Snow Creek District, VA  (pop. 7,495) 13.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

540



Elevation in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia is 1,270.0 ft. (387.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Lat: 36.926381 N        Long: -80.011181 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 26   (4.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 32   (5.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 49   (9.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 33   (6.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 21   (3.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 49   (9.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 70   (13.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 40   (7.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 30   (5.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 9   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 85   (15.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 92   (17.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 247

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 96

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 0

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 : 248

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 210

5 to 9 minutes : 125

10 to 14 minutes : 155

15 to 19 minutes : 30

20 to 24 minutes : 24

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 16

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 31

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

With Social Security income : 51

No Social Security income : 173


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

With retirement income : 24

No retirement income : 200


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 28

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 13

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $74,999 : 18

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $52,831


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

  • WGFC (1030 AM; 1.0 kW; Alum Ridge, VA; Owner: New Life Christian Communications, Inc.)
  • WODY (1160 AM; 5.0 kW; Fieldale, VA; Owner: Base Communications, Inc.)
  • WGMN (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: 3 Daughters Media, Inc.)
  • WHEO (1270 AM; 5.0 kW; Stuart, VA; Owner: Mountain View Communications, Inc.)
  • WOWZ (1290 AM; 10.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Perception Media, Inc.)
  • WHEE (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; Martinsville, VA; Owner: Martinsville Media, Inc.)
  • WRIS (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Wris Inc.)
  • WKEX (1430 AM; 1.0 kW; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Base Communications, Inc)
  • WMVA (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Martinsville, VA; Owner: Martinsville Media, Inc.)
  • WTOY (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Ward Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WFIC (1530 AM; 1.0 kW; Collinsville, VA; Owner: Base Communications, Inc.)
  • WKBA (1550 AM; 10.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Tinker Creek Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WYTI (1570 AM; 2.5 kW; Rocky Mount, VA; Owner: Wyti, Inc.)
  • WVBE (610 AM; 5.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Mel Wheeler, Inc.)
  • WFNR (710 AM; 10.0 kW; Christiansburg, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WCBX (900 AM; 1.1 kW; Fieldale, VA; Owner: Base Communications, Inc.)
  • WWWR (910 AM; 1.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Perception Media Group, Inc.)
  • WFIR (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Mel Wheeler, Inc.)
  • WFIR (960 AM; 4.8 kW; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Mel Wheeler, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

  • 971022MC (102.5 FM; Elliston, VA; Owner: George S. Flinn, Jr.)
  • 971023ME (102.5 FM; Elliston, VA; Owner: Grace Communications L.c.)
  • WBRW (105.3 FM; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WZBL (106.1 FM; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Stuart, VA; Owner: Appalachian Educational Communication Corporation)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Stoneville, NC; Owner: Church Planters Of America)
  • WPIM (90.5 FM; Martinsville, VA; Owner: Positive Alternative Radio, Inc)
  • WUVT-FM (90.7 FM; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Virg. Polytechnic Inst. & State Univ)
  • WUVT-FM (90.7 FM; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Virg. Polytechnic Inst. & State Univ)
  • WUVT-FM (90.7 FM; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Virg. Polytechnic Inst. & State Univ)
  • WSNV (93.5 FM; Roanoke, VA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; Boones Mill, VA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WRON-FM (97.7 FM; Elliston, VA; Owner: Wvjt, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 103  (34.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 55  (18.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 21  (7.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 73  (24.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 63  (26.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 74  (30.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 82  (34.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 90 Farms In Ferrum Cdp, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 1 Branches


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

Carter Bank & Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 123

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

  • Blue Ridge


    (about 20.5 miles in Spencer, Virginia; Airport Code: QCX)

  • Roanoke Regional/Woodrum Field


    (about 27.6 miles in Roanoke, Virginia; Airport Code: ROA)

  • Virginia Tech/Montgomery Executive


    (about 29.2 miles in Blacksburg, Virginia; Airport Code: BCB)

  • New River Valley


    (about 39.6 miles in Fairlawn, Virginia; Airport Code: PSK)

  • Danville Regional


    (about 44.7 miles in Ringgold, Virginia; Airport Code: DAN)

  • Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field


    (about 52.5 miles in Lynchburg, Virginia; Airport Code: LYH)

  • Smith Reynolds


    (about 55.9 miles in Winston Salem, North Carolina; Airport Code: INT)

  • Piedmont Triad International


    (about 57.8 miles in Greensboro, North Carolina; Airport Code: GSO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

69.63%

Carpooled

4.07%

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

4.81%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

21.48%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

0.0%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 136

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 13

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 62

Householder not living alone : 13


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 211


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 118

Renter-occupied housing units : 18

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 13

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 41

Renter-occupied housing units : 34


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 56

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 13

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $44,999 : 6

$45,000 to $49,999 : 23

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $74,999 : 18

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Total : 262


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Occupied : 224

Vacant : 38


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 13

Built 1990 to 1999 : 55

Built 1980 to 1989 : 23

Built 1970 to 1979 : 33

Built 1960 to 1969 : 72

Built 1950 to 1959 : 10

Built 1940 to 1949 : 27

Built 1939 or earlier : 29


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Utility gas : 28

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 62

Electricity : 56

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 32

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 46

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 27

$60,000 to $69,999 : 13

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 13

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 51

$150,000 to $174,999 : 16

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 52

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ferrum Cdp, 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 45

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 74

Housing units without a mortgage : 53


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Ferrum Cdp, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 : $58,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $57,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $147,800

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 : $201,800

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia: 61.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Ferrum Cdp, VA): $35,208
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ferrum Cdp): $83,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ferrum Cdp): $241
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 11.2%
Electricity: 62.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 13.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 10.9%
Solar Energy: 2.1%
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 Ferrum Cdp, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Carilion Home Care Franklin


     Address: 180 Floyd Ave, Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 11/21/1984

Homecare Of Memorial Hospital


     Address: 320 Hospital Drive, Martinsville, Virginia 24115
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/17/1995

Interim Hlthcare-collinsville


     Address: 2747 Penn Forest Boulevard Sw, Roanoke, Virginia 24018
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/20/2001

Heartland Home Health Care


     Address: 2800 Electric Road Sw Suite 105c, Roanoke, Virginia 24018
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/1/1998

Professional Healthcare Resources, Inc


     Address: 5401 Fallowater Lane, Roanoke, Virginia 24018
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/23/2007

Hospitals Close To Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital


     Address: 124 Floyd Avenue, Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Memorial Hospital Of Martinsville & Henry Coun


     Address: 320 Hospital Drive, Martinsville, Virginia 24115
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Carilion Medical Center


     Address: 1906 Belleview Avenue, Roanoke, Virginia 24033
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

R J Reynolds Patrick County Memorial Hospital


     Address: 18688 Jeb Stuart Highway, Stuart, Virginia 24171
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Lewis-gale Medical Center


     Address: 1900 Electric Road, Salem, Virginia 24153
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Trinity Mission Health And Rehab Of Rocky Mount


     Address: 300 Hatcher Street, Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 155
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Franklin Health And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 720 Orchard Avenue, Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 112
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Stanleytown Hlth Care Cntr


     Address: State Route 682 & 57a, Stanleytown, Virginia 24168
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Skyline Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 237 Franklin Pike Road, Se, Floyd, Virginia 24091
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Golden Livingcenter- Martinsvlle


     Address: 1607 Spruce Street, Martinsville, Virginia 24112
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 81%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

Name: Shearon Harris
Address: PO Box 165; New Hill, NC 27562
Distance: 106 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ferrum Cdp, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 505
    Disabled Workers: 205
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 85


(updated 2007)



Franklin County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.01%
  • Bush & Cheney 63.21%
  • Other 0.78%



(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 Ferrum Cdp, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Franklin County, VA

5.98 % of Franklin County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $56,174

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Roanoke , VA 0.87 % ($37,151 AGI )
  • Roanoke County , VA 0.66 % ($55,579 AGI )
  • Bedford County , VA 0.35 % ($37,015 AGI )

Relocation away from Franklin County, VA

5.11 % of Franklin 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 $42,660

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Roanoke , VA 0.89 % ($26,000 AGI )
  • Roanoke County , VA 0.65 % ($40,293 AGI )
  • Bedford County , VA 0.38 % ($54,694 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

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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 Ferrum Cdp, 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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