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Demographics Analysis

The people of Gate City 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
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 41

5 to 9 years : 178

10 to 14 years : 113

15 to 17 years : 34

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 0

21 years : 13

22 to 24 years : 15

25 to 29 years : 116

30 to 34 years : 52

35 to 39 years : 48

40 to 44 years : 126

45 to 49 years : 36

50 to 54 years : 31

55 to 59 years : 64

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 53

65 and 66 years : 24

67 to 69 years : 29

70 to 74 years : 75

75 to 79 years : 31

80 to 84 years : 19

85 years and over : 5

Female:

Under 5 years : 67

5 to 9 years : 125

10 to 14 years : 125

15 to 17 years : 7

18 and 19 years : 16

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 54

25 to 29 years : 63

30 to 34 years : 61

35 to 39 years : 74

40 to 44 years : 123

45 to 49 years : 63

50 to 54 years : 71

55 to 59 years : 115

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 20

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 78

70 to 74 years : 51

75 to 79 years : 62

80 to 84 years : 57

85 years and over : 21


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,460

Multiple ancestry : 318

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 106

Ancestry not reported : 525


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,337

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 : 24

Not a U.S. citizen : 48


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 108

5 to 17 years : 582

18 to 24 years : 106

25 to 34 years : 292

35 to 44 years : 371

45 to 54 years : 201

55 to 59 years : 179

60 and 61 years : 39

62 to 64 years : 73

65 to 74 years : 263

75 years and over : 195

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 117

18 to 24 years : 38

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 91

45 to 54 years : 58

55 to 59 years : 82

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 38

65 to 74 years : 190

75 years and over : 165

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 97

5 to 17 years : 465

18 to 24 years : 68

25 to 34 years : 229

35 to 44 years : 280

45 to 54 years : 143

55 to 59 years : 69

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 35

65 to 74 years : 73

75 years and over : 10

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 : 11

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 13

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 28

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 342

Female : 514

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 786

Female : 695

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 7

Female : 65


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 812

Born in other state in the United States : 1,402

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 28


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 100

Now married, except separated : 420

Divorced : 92

Separated : 23

Widowed : 104

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 176

Now married, except separated : 594

Divorced : 106

Separated : 15

Widowed : 69

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 : 41

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 20


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,221

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 44

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Gate City Town, Virginia

  • United States Or American: 755   (48.8%)
  • English: 161   (10.4%)
  • Other Groups: 160   (10.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 153   (9.9%)
  • Irish: 119   (7.7%)
  • German: 96   (6.2%)
  • Dutch: 29   (1.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 25   (1.6%)
  • Welsh: 24   (1.6%)
  • Scottish: 15   (1.0%)
  • Norwegian: 6   (0.4%)
  • Italian: 3   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Gate City Town, Virginia is 2,409



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Gate City Town, Virginia: 1,135
Female Population in Gate City Town, Virginia: 1,274


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Gate City Town, Virginia: 34.9
Median Female Resident Age in Gate City Town, Virginia: 41.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Gate City Town, Virginia


White


Both sexes

45.6

Male

43.7

Female

48.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

46.0

Male

45.3

Female

49.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

47.5

Male

23.5

Female

48.8

Asian


Both sexes

62.0

Male

74.5

Female

54.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

12.0

Male

14.5

Female

10.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

22.5

Male

27.0

Female

22.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

9.0

Male

19.5

Female

5.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.6

Male

43.7

Female

48.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Gate City Town, Virginia


  • White: 2,242
  • African American: 71
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 44
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 52



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 12   (1.72%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 12   (1.72%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 34   (4.87%)
  • 9th Grade: 38   (5.44%)
  • 10th Grade: 21   (3.01%)
  • 11th Grade: 37   (5.3%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 18   (2.58%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 203   (29.08%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 64   (9.17%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 68   (9.74%)
  • Associate Degree: 54   (7.74%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 62   (8.88%)
  • Master's Degree: 28   (4.01%)
  • Professional School Degree: 39   (5.59%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (1.15%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 31   (3.37%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 52   (5.65%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 92   (9.99%)
  • 9th Grade: 54   (5.86%)
  • 10th Grade: 20   (2.17%)
  • 11th Grade: 31   (3.37%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (0.87%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 261   (28.34%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 62   (6.73%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 84   (9.12%)
  • Associate Degree: 78   (8.47%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 101   (10.97%)
  • Master's Degree: 32   (3.47%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (0.87%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.76%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Gate City Town, Virginia

  • Scott County Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 261 E Jackson St, Gate City, VA 24251, Phone: (276) 386-6118, Students: 3,725 )

  • Renaissance/scott Co


    ( Location: C/o Scott Co Public Schls, Gate City, VA 24251, Phone: (276) 386-6118, )

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

  • Gate City Middle


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 125 Beech St, Gate City, VA 24251, Phone: (276) 386-6065, Students: 514 )

  • Shoemaker Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 125 Shoemaker Dr, Gate City, VA 24251, Phone: (276) 386-7002, Students: 438 )

  • Yuma Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: Box Butte Route 3 Box 264, Gate City, VA 24251, Phone: (276) 386-3109, Students: 158 )

  • Scott County Voc.


    ( Location: 150 Broadwater Ave, Gate City, VA 24251, Phone: (276) 386-6515, )

  • Renaissance/scott Co


    ( Location: C/o Scott Co Public Schls, Gate City, VA 24251, Phone: (276) 386-6118, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Gate City Town, Virginia

  • Gate City High


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 127 Beech St, Gate City, VA 24251, Phone: (276) 386-7522, Students: 433 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Gate City Town, Virginia

  • Scott County Public Library


    297 West Jackson Street, Gate City, VA 24251

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Gate City Town, Virginia


  • Clinch Mtn Cultural Center Inc


    236 Homeplace Dr, Gate City, VA 24251

  • Daniel Boone Wilderness Trail Interpretive Center Foundation


    1144 Sorrel Creek Ln, Gate City, VA 24251

  • Scott County Regional Horse Assoc


    240 Cub Creek Lane, Gate City, VA 24251

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Gate City 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 Gate City Town, Virginia.

Area Features of Gate City Town, Virginia


Basin


(1) Double Lick  

Bend


(1) Starnes Bend  

Building


(1) Gate City Town Hall   (2) Scott County Courthouse   (3) Scott County Library   (4) Scott County Life Saving Crew   (5) Weber City Volunteer Fire Department Station 2  

Cemetery


(1) Abijah Alley Cemetery   (2) Blair Cemetery   (3) Calhoun Cemetery   (4) Carter Cemetery   (5) Davidson Cemetery   (6) Egan Cemetery   (7) Ervin Cemetery   (8) Estill Cemetery   (9) France Cemetery   (10) Frazier Cemetery   (11) Freeman Cemetery   (12) Hammonds Cemetery   (13) Hash Cemetery   (14) Haynes Cemetery   (15) Hensley Cemetery   (16) Hill Cemetery   (17) Jones Cemetery   (18) Larkin Cemetery   (19) Mcdavid Cemetery   (20) Mitchell Taylor Cemetery   (21) Morrison Cemetery   (22) Oak Glen Cemetery   (23) Peters Cemetery   (24) Pierson Cemetery   (25) Pisgah Cemetery   (26) Prospect Cemetery   (27) Quillin Cemetery   (28) Rogers Cemetery   (29) Shelton Cemetery   (30) Sivert Cemetery   (31) Solon Addington Cemetery   (32) Speers Cemetery   (33) Spencer Alley Cemetery   (34) Spivey Cemetery   (35) Starnes Cemetery   (36) Stewarts Cemetery   (37) Strong Cemetery   (38) Williams Cemetery   (39) Wininger Cemetery   (40) Wolfe Cemetery   (41) Wood Cemetery  

Church


(1) Alleys Chapel   (2) Cameron Church   (3) Catron Chapel   (4) Center Valley Church   (5) Church Of Christ   (6) Cowan Branch Church   (7) Gate City Baptist Church   (8) Gate City United Methodist Church   (9) Hickory Hill Church   (10) Ida Church   (11) Jennings Mission   (12) Marble Point Church   (13) Mcconnell Church   (14) Mount Pleasant Church   (15) Oak Glenn Church   (16) Prospect United Methodist Church   (17) Red Hill Church   (18) Smith Chapel   (19) Starnes Bluff Church   (20) Union Church Historical   (21) Vicars Chapel   (22) Walnut Grove Church Historical  

Civil


(1) District 1   (2) District 4   (3) Scott County   (4) Town Of Gate City  

Cliff


(1) Copper Creek Bluff  

Crossing


(1) Carter Ferry Ford   (2) Jennings Ford   (3) Spivey Ford  

Gap


(1) Cowan Gap   (2) Pisgah Gap  

Locale


(1) Addington Store   (2) Alley Valley   (3) Big Cut Station   (4) Carter Ferry   (5) Civilian Conservation Corps Camp 366 Historical   (6) Danlboone Yard   (7) Hill   (8) Obies Creek Mill Historical  

Populated Place


(1) Bellamy   (2) Carrico Mill   (3) Cox Mill   (4) Craft Mill   (5) Frisco   (6) Gate City   (7) Kermit   (8) Manville   (9) Marcem   (10) Mountain Springs   (11) Rhoton Mill   (12) Spivey Mill   (13) Spivey Store   (14) Williams Mill   (15) Wininger   (16) Yuma  

Post Office


(1) Gate City Post Office  

Range


(1) Copper Creek Knob   (2) Possum Knobs  

Ridge


(1) Brushy Ridge   (2) Chestnut Ridge   (3) Pine Ridge  

School


(1) Cleveland School Historical   (2) Cowan School Historical   (3) Grimm School Historical   (4) Lane School   (5) Lane School Historical   (6) Manville School   (7) Prospect School Historical   (8) Red Hill School Historical   (9) Strong School Historical   (10) Yuma Elementary School  

Spring


(1) Big Spring   (2) Buck Spring   (3) Johnson Springs   (4) Quillin Spring  

Stream


(1) Baker Branch   (2) Beecher Branch   (3) Big Branch   (4) Blackoak Branch   (5) Burnt Cabin Branch   (6) Cate Branch   (7) Cowan Branch   (8) Flower Branch   (9) Gillenwater Branch   (10) Jennings Branch   (11) Jones Branch   (12) Lark Creek   (13) Mill Creek   (14) Obeys Creek   (15) Peters Branch   (16) Plank Camp Creek   (17) Sorrel Creek   (18) Stanley Valley Creek   (19) Strong Branch   (20) Taylortown Branch   (21) Widow Branch  

Tunnel


(1) Starnes Tunnel   (2) Twin Tunnels  

Valley


(1) Alley Valley   (2) Davidson Hollow   (3) Gilmore Hollow   (4) Little Valley   (5) Long Hollow   (6) Newton Hollow   (7) Peters Hollow   (8) Stanley Valley   (9) Watkins Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Gate City Town, Virginia

24251 (pop. 8,930)


Cities Nearby Gate City Town, Virginia

Gate City Town, VA  (pop. 2,409) 0.0 Miles
Weber City Town, VA  (pop. 1,992) 1.5 Miles
Clinchport Town, VA  (pop. 29) 9.6 Miles
Nickelsville Town, VA  (pop. 379) 12.0 Miles
Duffield Town, VA  (pop. 74) 13.3 Miles
Dungannon Town, VA  (pop. 324) 14.5 Miles
Big Stone Gap Town, VA  (pop. 5,643) 19.1 Miles
Norton City, VA  (pop. 3,688) 20.8 Miles
Yokum Station District, VA  (pop. 4,235) 20.9 Miles
Appalachia Town, VA  (pop. 1,960) 21.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Gate City Town, Virginia

276



Elevation in Gate City Town, Virginia is 1,355.0 ft. (413.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Gate City Town, Virginia

Lat: 36.638325 N        Long: -82.580659 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 8   (0.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 19   (2.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 28   (2.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 91   (9.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 53   (5.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 120   (12.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 174   (18.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 123   (12.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 44   (4.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 87   (9.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 15   (1.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 16   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 83   (8.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 96   (10.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 826

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 19

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 19

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 7

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 21

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 7

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 28


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 58

5 to 9 minutes : 156

10 to 14 minutes : 40

15 to 19 minutes : 94

20 to 24 minutes : 199

25 to 29 minutes : 3

30 to 34 minutes : 150

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 16

45 to 59 minutes : 138

60 to 89 minutes : 45

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 457

No Social Security income : 585


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 176

No retirement income : 866


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 32

$10,000 to $14,999 : 61

$15,000 to $19,999 : 37

$20,000 to $24,999 : 58

$25,000 to $29,999 : 44

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 58

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 57

$50,000 to $59,999 : 99

$60,000 to $74,999 : 41

$75,000 to $99,999 : 119

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 25

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $48,047


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Gate City Town, Virginia

  • WGAT (1050 AM; 1.0 kW; Weber City, VA; Owner: Tri-cities Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; 10.0 kW; Colonial Heights, TN; Owner: Information Communications Corporation)
  • WXLZ (1140 AM; 2.5 kW; Castlewood, VA; Owner: Yeary Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLSD (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Big Stone Gap, VA; Owner: Valley Broadcasting And Communications, Inc.)
  • WBEJ (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Elizabethton, TN; Owner: Cb Radio, Inc.)
  • WMCH (1260 AM; 1.0 kW; Church Hill, TN; Owner: Wmch Radio, Inc.)
  • WGOC (1320 AM; 5.0 kW; Kingsport, TN; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WNVA (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; Norton, VA; Owner: Radio-wise, Inc.)
  • WRGS (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; Rogersville, TN; Owner: Wrgs, Inc.)
  • WKPT (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Kingsport, TN; Owner: Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WOPI (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Bristol, VA; Owner: Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WIGN (1550 AM; 35.0 kW; Bristol, TN; Owner: Sunshine Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WIGN (1550 AM; 5.0 kW; Bristol, TN; Owner: Sunshine Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WSWV (1570 AM; 2.3 kW; Pennington Gap, VA; Owner: B C Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WSWV (1570 AM; 0.191 kW; Pennington Gap, VA; Owner: B C Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WKTP (1590 AM; 5.0 kW; Jonesborough, TN; Owner: Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WXSM (640 AM; 10.0 kW; Kingsport, TN; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10.0 kW; Bristol, VA; Owner: Ram Communications, Inc.)
  • WPWT (870 AM; 10.0 kW; Colonial Heights, TN; Owner: Information Communications Corp.)
  • WJCW (910 AM; 5.0 kW; Gray, TN; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WFHG (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Bristol, VA; Owner: Bristol Broadcasting Company, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Gate City Town, Virginia

  • WQUT (101.5 FM; Milligan College, TN; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WVEK-FM (102.7 FM; Kingsport, TN; Owner: Jbl Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEYE (104.3 FM; Church Hill, TN; Owner: Asradio, Llc)
  • WKOS (104.9 FM; Kingsport, TN; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WSWV-FM (105.5 FM; Pennington Gap, VA; Owner: B C Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WNVA-FM (106.3 FM; Norton, VA; Owner: Radio Wise, Inc.)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; Elizabethton, TN; Owner: Positive Alternative Radio, Inc.)
  • WETS-FM (89.5 FM; Elizabethton, TN; Owner: East Tennessee State University)
  • WCSK (90.3 FM; Kingsport, TN; Owner: Kingsport City Schools Bd. Of Educ .)
  • WISE-FM (90.5 FM; Coeburn, VA; Owner: Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc.)
  • WUMC (90.5 FM; Milligan College, TN; Owner: Milligan College)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; Elizabethton, TN; Owner: Appalachian Educational Communication Corporation)
  • WFHG-FM (92.7 FM; Bristol, VA; Owner: Bristol Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WRZK (95.9 FM; Kingsport, TN; Owner: Murray Communications)
  • WXBQ-FM (96.9 FM; Elizabethton, TN; Owner: Bristol Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; Elizabethton, TN; Owner: Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WJNV (99.1 FM; Jonesville, VA; Owner: Regina Kay Moore)
  • WTZR (99.3 FM; Bluff City, TN; Owner: Bristol Broadcasting Company, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Gate City Town, Virginia

  • WJHL-TV (Channel 11; Elizabethton, TN; Owner: Media General Communications Holdings, Llc)
  • WKPT-TV (Channel 19; Elizabethton, TN; Owner: Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WSBN-TV (Channel 47; Norton, VA; Owner: Blue Ridge Public Television, Inc.)
  • WCYB-TV (Channel 5; Elizabethton, TN; Owner: Bluestone License Holdings Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Gate City Town, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 119  (24.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 88  (18.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 49  (10.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 57  (11.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 177  (35.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 76  (15.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 198  (39.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 10  (2.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 467 Farms In Gate City Town, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Gate City Town, Virginia

Bank Of America, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

The Bank Of Marion - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $357k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 24

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 1 Branches


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

New Peoples Bank, Inc. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $682.8k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 25

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Gate City Town, Virginia

  • Tri-Cities Regional TN/VA


    (about 14.8 miles in Blountville, Tennessee; Airport Code: TRI)

  • Lonesome Pine


    (about 24.2 miles in Coeburn, Virginia; Airport Code: LNP)

  • Municipal


    (about 33.6 miles in Greeneville, Tennessee; Airport Code: GCY)

  • Whitesburg Municipal


    (about 35.5 miles in Crown, Kentucky; Airport Code: BRG)

  • Moore-Murrell


    (about 54.4 miles in Morristown, Tennessee; Airport Code: MOR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Gate City Town, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.50%

Carpooled

7.95%

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

0.72%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.86%

Other Means

3.82%

Worked At Home

1.14%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 511

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 113

Female householder, no husband present : 94

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 279

Householder not living alone : 45


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 7

Male householder and female partner : 84

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 951


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 447

Renter-occupied housing units : 64

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 89

Renter-occupied housing units : 24

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 19

Renter-occupied housing units : 75

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 160

Renter-occupied housing units : 164


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 127

$10,000 to $14,999 : 104

$15,000 to $19,999 : 72

$20,000 to $24,999 : 19

$25,000 to $29,999 : 102

$30,000 to $34,999 : 44

$35,000 to $39,999 : 58

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 62

$50,000 to $59,999 : 151

$60,000 to $74,999 : 60

$75,000 to $99,999 : 119

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 25

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Total : 1,173


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Occupied : 1,042

Vacant : 131


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 5

Built 1990 to 1999 : 160

Built 1980 to 1989 : 137

Built 1970 to 1979 : 192

Built 1960 to 1969 : 233

Built 1950 to 1959 : 107

Built 1940 to 1949 : 112

Built 1939 or earlier : 227


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Utility gas : 8

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 23

Electricity : 822

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 168

Coal or coke : 7

Wood : 14

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 35

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $49,999 : 88

$50,000 to $59,999 : 30

$60,000 to $69,999 : 47

$70,000 to $79,999 : 38

$80,000 to $89,999 : 52

$90,000 to $99,999 : 47

$100,000 to $124,999 : 67

$125,000 to $149,999 : 48

$150,000 to $174,999 : 143

$175,000 to $199,999 : 30

$200,000 to $249,999 : 38

$250,000 to $299,999 : 14

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 8

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Gate City 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 : 42

Home equity loan only : 45

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 354

Housing units without a mortgage : 274


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Gate City Town, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $169,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $182,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $125,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $129,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $66,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $102,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $48,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Gate City Town, Virginia: 58.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Gate City Town, Virginia

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 75 75 $5,521,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $315,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

76 79 $5,836,500
2000        
  Single Family 67 67 $4,564,259
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

67 67 $4,564,259
2001        
  Single Family 71 71 $6,350,985
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

71 71 $6,350,985
2002        
  Single Family 72 72 $6,226,198
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

72 72 $6,226,198
2003        
  Single Family 90 90 $8,967,058
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

90 90 $8,967,058
2004        
  Single Family 67 67 $6,830,501
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

67 67 $6,830,501
2005        
  Single Family 51 51 $5,712,670
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

51 51 $5,712,670
2006        
  Single Family 48 48 $6,400,374
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

48 48 $6,400,374


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Gate City Town, VA): $31,875
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Gate City Town): $73,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Gate City Town): $310
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Gate City Town, Virginia

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.3%
Electricity: 68.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 25.4%
Coal Or Coke: 1.4%
Wood: 1.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.0%
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 Gate City Town, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Gate City Town, Virginia

Gentiva Health Svs Kingsport


     Address: 2004 American Way Suite 121, Kingsport, Tennessee 37660
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/12/1983

Wellmont Holston Valley H H


     Address: Chestnut Grove Office Complex 2971 Fort Henry Dr, Kingsport, Tennessee 37664
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/23/1982

Amedisys Home Health Of Duffield


     Address: 301c Fugate Street, Duffield, Virginia 24244
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/20/2000

Mountain Region Personal Care Services Inc


     Address: Po Box 246, Duffield, Virginia 24244
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/10/2004

Advanced Home Care


     Address: Cloverleaf Square, Building G, Big Stone Gap, Virginia 24219
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 4/12/1984

Hospitals Close To Gate City Town, Virginia

Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center


     Address: 130 West Ravine Road, Kingsport, Tennessee 37662
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Indian Path Medical Center


     Address: 2000 Brookside Dr, Kingsport, Tennessee 37660
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center


     Address: One Medical Park Blvd, Bristol, Tennessee 37620
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Wellmont Lonesome Pine Hospital


     Address: 1990 Holton Avenue East Po Drawer 1, Big Stone Gap, Virginia 24219
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Norton Community Hospital


     Address: 100 15th St Nw, Norton, Virginia 24273
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Gate City Town, Virginia

Brian Ctr Hlt & Rehab/scott Co


     Address: 105 Clonce Street, Weber City, Virginia 24290
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 77
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Brookhaven Manor


     Address: 2035 Stonebrook Place, Kingsport, Tennessee 37660
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 164
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Wexford House, The


     Address: 2421 John B Dennis Highway, Kingsport, Tennessee 37660
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 157
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Sunbridge Care Hillside


     Address: 3641 Memorial Blvd, Kingsport, Tennessee 37664
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 187
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Indian Path Medical Center Transitional Care


     Address: 2000 Brookside Drive, Kingsport, Tennessee 37660
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 16
     Percent Occupied: 73%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Gate City Town, Virginia

Name: McGuire
Address: 12700 Hagers Ferry Road; Huntersville, NC 28078-9340
Distance: 128 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Gate City Town, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 1,320
    Disabled Workers: 595
    Widowers Workers: 360
    Spouses Workers: 245
    Children Workers: 240


(updated 2007)



Scott County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 33.35%
  • Bush & Cheney 65.00%
  • Other 1.65%



(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 Gate City Town, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Scott County, VA

4.62 % of Scott County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,086

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Sullivan County , TN 1.10 % ($28,145 AGI )
  • Hawkins County , TN 0.49 % ($30,486 AGI )
  • Wise County , VA 0.42 % ($33,063 AGI )

Relocation away from Scott County, VA

4.56 % of Scott 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 $30,397

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Sullivan County , TN 1.67 % ($32,198 AGI )
  • Hawkins County , TN 0.60 % ($35,778 AGI )
  • Wise County , VA 0.19 % ($36,071 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 Gate City Town, 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 Gate City Town, 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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