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Demographics Analysis

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

Population By Sex By Age
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 122

5 to 9 years : 103

10 to 14 years : 118

15 to 17 years : 155

18 and 19 years : 43

20 years : 0

21 years : 165

22 to 24 years : 24

25 to 29 years : 149

30 to 34 years : 134

35 to 39 years : 100

40 to 44 years : 189

45 to 49 years : 127

50 to 54 years : 187

55 to 59 years : 149

60 and 61 years : 76

62 to 64 years : 80

65 and 66 years : 36

67 to 69 years : 77

70 to 74 years : 130

75 to 79 years : 89

80 to 84 years : 40

85 years and over : 17

Female:

Under 5 years : 46

5 to 9 years : 183

10 to 14 years : 66

15 to 17 years : 69

18 and 19 years : 52

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 19

25 to 29 years : 103

30 to 34 years : 189

35 to 39 years : 149

40 to 44 years : 112

45 to 49 years : 210

50 to 54 years : 188

55 to 59 years : 91

60 and 61 years : 163

62 to 64 years : 105

65 and 66 years : 89

67 to 69 years : 72

70 to 74 years : 100

75 to 79 years : 150

80 to 84 years : 61

85 years and over : 84


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,586

Multiple ancestry : 625

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 269

Ancestry not reported : 1,131


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,509

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 : 34

Not a U.S. citizen : 68


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 168

5 to 17 years : 694

18 to 24 years : 303

25 to 34 years : 575

35 to 44 years : 550

45 to 54 years : 712

55 to 59 years : 240

60 and 61 years : 239

62 to 64 years : 185

65 to 74 years : 504

75 years and over : 441

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 73

5 to 17 years : 609

18 to 24 years : 184

25 to 34 years : 226

35 to 44 years : 355

45 to 54 years : 449

55 to 59 years : 73

60 and 61 years : 120

62 to 64 years : 129

65 to 74 years : 347

75 years and over : 320

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 95

5 to 17 years : 85

18 to 24 years : 119

25 to 34 years : 281

35 to 44 years : 195

45 to 54 years : 263

55 to 59 years : 167

60 and 61 years : 119

62 to 64 years : 56

65 to 74 years : 157

75 years and over : 87

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 : 68

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 : 34


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,453

Female : 1,432

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 789

Female : 835

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 68

Female : 34


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 2,885

Born in other state in the United States : 1,624

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 79


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 503

Now married, except separated : 1,257

Divorced : 306

Separated : 20

Widowed : 317

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 146

Now married, except separated : 1,172

Divorced : 109

Separated : 28

Widowed : 13

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 : 102

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,309

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 104

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Laurel Fork District, Virginia

  • United States Or American: 936   (26.6%)
  • English: 811   (23.1%)
  • German: 514   (14.6%)
  • Other Groups: 303   (8.6%)
  • Irish: 253   (7.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 167   (4.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 113   (3.2%)
  • Scottish: 87   (2.5%)
  • Dutch: 83   (2.4%)
  • Norwegian: 42   (1.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 38   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 28   (0.8%)
  • Italian: 26   (0.7%)
  • European: 23   (0.7%)
  • Polish: 19   (0.5%)
  • Hungarian: 14   (0.4%)
  • Arab: 12   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 12   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 9   (0.3%)
  • Icelander: 8   (0.2%)
  • British: 7   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Laurel Fork District, Virginia is 4,611



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Laurel Fork District, Virginia: 2,310
Female Population in Laurel Fork District, Virginia: 2,301


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Laurel Fork District, Virginia: 42.4
Median Female Resident Age in Laurel Fork District, Virginia: 49.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Laurel Fork District, Virginia


White


Both sexes

49.3

Male

47.0

Female

51.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

71.5

Male

62.5

Female

79.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

51.5

Male

60.0

Female

48.5

Asian


Both sexes

43.5

Male

31.0

Female

65.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

18.5

Male

14.7

Female

26.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.5

Male

15.5

Female

37.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.0

Male

23.5

Female

23.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

49.4

Male

47.1

Female

51.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Laurel Fork District, Virginia


  • White: 4,588
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 23
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 22   (1.3%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 61   (3.6%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 215   (12.68%)
  • 9th Grade: 59   (3.48%)
  • 10th Grade: 67   (3.95%)
  • 11th Grade: 15   (0.88%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 40   (2.36%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 608   (35.87%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 142   (8.38%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 158   (9.32%)
  • Associate Degree: 63   (3.72%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 130   (7.67%)
  • Master's Degree: 62   (3.66%)
  • Professional School Degree: 38   (2.24%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 15   (0.88%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (0.64%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 19   (1.02%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 41   (2.19%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 215   (11.5%)
  • 9th Grade: 96   (5.14%)
  • 10th Grade: 107   (5.72%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (1.71%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 34   (1.82%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 601   (32.16%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 147   (7.87%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 172   (9.2%)
  • Associate Degree: 67   (3.58%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 210   (11.24%)
  • Master's Degree: 83   (4.44%)
  • Professional School Degree: 33   (1.77%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Laurel Fork District, Virginia


Building


(1) Laurel Fork Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Banks Cemetery   (2) Barnard Cemetery   (3) Bolt Cemetery   (4) Bowman Cemetery   (5) Branscome Cemetery   (6) Buffalo Mountain Cemetery   (7) Combs Cemetery   (8) Crooked Oak Cemetery   (9) Dillard Cemetery   (10) Eli Sowers Cemetery   (11) Flurnoy Cloud Cemetery   (12) Gladesboro Cemetery   (13) Henry F Vass Cemetery   (14) Hurst Cemetery   (15) Jackson Cemetery   (16) James Bowman Cemetery   (17) James Cloud Cemetery   (18) James F Goad Cemetery   (19) James Webb Cemetery   (20) Jessup Cemetery   (21) John Cassell Cemetery   (22) John Goad Cemetery   (23) Jonah Marshall Cemetery   (24) Kemp Cemetery   (25) Laurel Fork Cemetery   (26) Love Cemetery   (27) Maple Shade Cemetery   (28) Marshall Cemetery   (29) Marshall-bowman Cemetery   (30) Marshall-mabry Cemetery   (31) Martin Cemetery   (32) Mcgrady Cemetery   (33) Mcgrady-thomas Cemetery   (34) Moles Cemetery   (35) Nester Cemetery   (36) New Bell Spur Cemetery   (37) Pendleton Cemetery   (38) Pine View Cemetery   (39) Puckett Cemetery   (40) Quesinberry Cemetery   (41) Reed Island Springs Cemetery   (42) Shadrick Worrell Cemetery   (43) Silverleaf Cemetery   (44) Sollie Alderman Cemetery   (45) Spence Cemetery   (46) Stone Mountain Cemetery   (47) Strock Chapel Cemetery   (48) Stuphin Cemetery   (49) Terry Cemetery   (50) Terry-barnard Cemetery   (51) Tobler Cemetery   (52) Turman Cemetery   (53) Turner-duncan Cemetery   (54) Victor Webb Cemetery   (55) Vince Largen Cemetery   (56) Webb Cemetery   (57) Willard Cemetery   (58) William Jackson Cemetery   (59) Wilson Cemetery   (60) Worrell Memorial Cemetery  

Church


(1) Buffalo Mountain Church   (2) Crooked Oak Church   (3) Gladesboro Church   (4) Gospel Chapel   (5) Green Mountain Church   (6) Laurel Fork Church   (7) Liberty Bible Church   (8) Maple Shade Church   (9) Martin Church   (10) New Bell Spur Church   (11) Pine View Church   (12) Reed Island Springs Church   (13) Silverleaf Church   (14) Stone Mountain Church   (15) Worrell Church  

Civil


(1) Laurel Fork District  

Dam


(1) Olde Mill Golf Club Dam  

Gap


(1) Willis Gap  

Locale


(1) Light S Farm  

Populated Place


(1) Laurel Fork   (2) Nester   (3) Pike City  

School


(1) Buffalo Mountain School Historical   (2) Dickerson School Historical   (3) Laurel Fork Elementary School   (4) Pine Knot School Historical   (5) Silver Valley School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Bellow Branch   (3) Chisholm Creek   (4) Grassy Creek   (5) Greens Creek   (6) Long Mountain Creek   (7) Pine Creek   (8) Pipestem Branch   (9) Potters Branch   (10) Quaker Branch   (11) Roads Creek   (12) Stillhouse Branch   (13) Stone Mountain Creek   (14) Straight Branch   (15) Sulphur Spring Branch   (16) Tory Creek  

Summit


(1) Branscomb Hill   (2) East Knob   (3) Gibson Knob   (4) Greene Knob   (5) Jackson Knob   (6) Little Stone Mountain   (7) Rich Hill   (8) Stone Mountain  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Laurel Fork District, Virginia

24352 (pop. 996)


Cities Nearby Laurel Fork District, Virginia

Fancy Gap Cdp, VA  (pop. 107) 7.6 Miles
Hillsville Town, VA  (pop. 2,647) 8.8 Miles
Pine Creek District, VA  (pop. 3,320) 10.1 Miles
Fancy Gap District, VA  (pop. 4,622) 10.2 Miles
Burks Fork District, VA  (pop. 2,490) 10.6 Miles
Dan River District, VA  (pop. 3,693) 10.7 Miles
Cana Cdp, VA  (pop. 1,302) 10.8 Miles
Woodlawn Cdp, VA  (pop. 2,627) 12.2 Miles
Piper Gap District, VA  (pop. 7,445) 12.4 Miles
Indian Valley District, VA  (pop. 2,881) 14.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Laurel Fork District, Virginia

276



Elevation in Laurel Fork District, Virginia is 2,474.0 ft. (754.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Laurel Fork District, Virginia

Lat: 36.723544 N        Long: -80.581652 W



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Economic Analysis

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

Energy Costs In Virginia

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

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Laurel Fork District, Virginia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 41   (2.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 21   (1.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 185   (9.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 206   (10.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 298   (14.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 266   (12.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 384   (18.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 176   (8.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 109   (5.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 70   (3.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 14   (0.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 39   (1.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 108   (5.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 138   (6.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,805

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 305

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 66

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 : 56

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 32


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 68

5 to 9 minutes : 273

10 to 14 minutes : 234

15 to 19 minutes : 390

20 to 24 minutes : 155

25 to 29 minutes : 68

30 to 34 minutes : 235

35 to 39 minutes : 82

40 to 44 minutes : 155

45 to 59 minutes : 313

60 to 89 minutes : 180

90 or more minutes : 79


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 766

No Social Security income : 1,232


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 403

No retirement income : 1,595


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 51

$10,000 to $14,999 : 69

$15,000 to $19,999 : 79

$20,000 to $24,999 : 93

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 86

$35,000 to $39,999 : 98

$40,000 to $44,999 : 177

$45,000 to $49,999 : 163

$50,000 to $59,999 : 182

$60,000 to $74,999 : 141

$75,000 to $99,999 : 157

$100,000 to $124,999 : 113

$125,000 to $149,999 : 52

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,137


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Laurel Fork District, Virginia

  • WGFC (1030 AM; 1.0 kW; Alum Ridge, VA; Owner: New Life Christian Communications, Inc.)
  • WWVT (1260 AM; 5.0 kW; Radford, VA; Owner: Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc.)
  • WHEO (1270 AM; 5.0 kW; Stuart, VA; Owner: Mountain View Communications, Inc.)
  • WSYD (1300 AM; 5.0 kW; Mount Airy, NC; Owner: Granite City Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WBLB (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Pulaski, VA; Owner: Wblb, Inc)
  • WWWJ (1360 AM; 5.0 kW; Galax, VA; Owner: Twin County Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WHHV (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Hillsville, VA; Owner: New Life Christian Communications, Inc.)
  • WRAD (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Radford, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WYZD (1560 AM; 1.0 kW; Dobson, NC; Owner: Gospel Broadcasting, Inc)
  • WFNR (710 AM; 10.0 kW; Christiansburg, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10.0 kW; Mount Airy, NC; Owner: Wpaq Radio, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Laurel Fork District, Virginia

  • WWBU (101.7 FM; Radford, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WPSK-FM (107.1 FM; Pulaski, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Stuart, VA; Owner: Appalachian Educational Communication Corporation)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Lawsonville, NC; Owner: Church Planters Of America)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Ararat, NC; Owner: Church Planters Of America)
  • WVRU-FM (89.9 FM; Radford, VA; Owner: Radford University)
  • WOKG (90.3 FM; Galax, VA; Owner: Positive Alternative Radio, Inc.)
  • WPIN-FM (91.5 FM; Pulaski, VA; Owner: Positive Alternative Radio, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Laurel Fork District, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 257  (22.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 65  (5.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 176  (15.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 14  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 324  (28.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 305  (31.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 170  (17.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 198  (20.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 22  (2.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 55 Farms In Laurel Fork District, Virginia


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Laurel Fork District, Virginia

  • New River Valley


    (about 29.1 miles in Fairlawn, Virginia; Airport Code: PSK)

  • Blue Ridge


    (about 32.0 miles in Spencer, Virginia; Airport Code: QCX)

  • Virginia Tech/Montgomery Executive


    (about 34.8 miles in Blacksburg, Virginia; Airport Code: BCB)

  • Mountain Empire


    (about 44.1 miles in Rural Retreat, Virginia; Airport Code: VA3)

  • Wilkes County


    (about 45.0 miles in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina; Airport Code: IKB)

  • Smith Reynolds


    (about 45.2 miles in Winston Salem, North Carolina; Airport Code: INT)

  • Mercer County


    (about 52.5 miles in Bluefield, West Virginia; Airport Code: BLF)

  • Roanoke Regional/Woodrum Field


    (about 53.3 miles in Roanoke, Virginia; Airport Code: ROA)

  • Piedmont Triad International


    (about 56.3 miles in Greensboro, North Carolina; Airport Code: GSO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Laurel Fork District, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.67%

Carpooled

22.16%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.34%

Other Means

0.63%

Worked At Home

1.20%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,240

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 11

Female householder, no husband present : 218

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 442

Householder not living alone : 87


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 61

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 54

All other households : 1,883


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,055

Renter-occupied housing units : 185

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 11

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 69

Renter-occupied housing units : 149

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 373

Renter-occupied housing units : 156


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 207

$10,000 to $14,999 : 133

$15,000 to $19,999 : 122

$20,000 to $24,999 : 119

$25,000 to $29,999 : 41

$30,000 to $34,999 : 127

$35,000 to $39,999 : 118

$40,000 to $44,999 : 197

$45,000 to $49,999 : 184

$50,000 to $59,999 : 209

$60,000 to $74,999 : 151

$75,000 to $99,999 : 195

$100,000 to $124,999 : 143

$125,000 to $149,999 : 52

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Total : 2,689


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Occupied : 1,998

Vacant : 691


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 63

Built 2000 to 2004 : 60

Built 1990 to 1999 : 641

Built 1980 to 1989 : 322

Built 1970 to 1979 : 284

Built 1960 to 1969 : 175

Built 1950 to 1959 : 425

Built 1940 to 1949 : 259

Built 1939 or earlier : 460


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Utility gas : 25

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 279

Electricity : 962

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 476

Coal or coke : 9

Wood : 217

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 23

No fuel used : 7


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 19

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $49,999 : 138

$50,000 to $59,999 : 77

$60,000 to $69,999 : 77

$70,000 to $79,999 : 15

$80,000 to $89,999 : 107

$90,000 to $99,999 : 76

$100,000 to $124,999 : 237

$125,000 to $149,999 : 88

$150,000 to $174,999 : 51

$175,000 to $199,999 : 44

$200,000 to $249,999 : 300

$250,000 to $299,999 : 60

$300,000 to $399,999 : 81

$400,000 to $499,999 : 76

$500,000 to $749,999 : 7

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

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

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

Second mortgage only : 52

Home equity loan only : 128

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 394

Housing units without a mortgage : 934


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Laurel Fork District, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : $327,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $361,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $152,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $203,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $116,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $105,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $70,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $88,200

Built 1939 or earlier : $120,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Laurel Fork District, Virginia: 67.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Laurel Fork District, Virginia

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Laurel Fork District, VA): $35,031
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Laurel Fork District): $74,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Laurel Fork District): $341
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Laurel Fork District, Virginia

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 7.5%
Electricity: 42.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 32.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.6%
Wood: 16.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
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 Laurel Fork District, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Laurel Fork District, Virginia

Northern Home Care Cana Div


     Address: 15397 Fancy Gap Highway, Cana, Virginia 24317
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 6/16/1994

Northern Home Care


     Address: 1401 Boggs Drive, Mount Airy, North Carolina 27030
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/18/1987

Home Health Care Assoc Inc


     Address: Highway 58 E, Stuart, Virginia 24171
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/10/1986

Interim Healthcare Of Galax


     Address: 530 1/2 East Stuart Dr, Galax, Virginia 24333
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/23/2002

Southwest Va Home Health Care


     Address: 2752 Glendale Rd, Galax, Virginia 24333
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/30/1998

Hospitals Close To Laurel Fork District, Virginia

Northern Hospital Of Surry County


     Address: 830 Rockford St, Mount Airy, North Carolina 27030
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

R J Reynolds Patrick County Memorial Hospital


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

Twin County Regional Hospital


     Address: 200 Hospital Drive, Galax, Virginia 24333
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Pulaski Community Hospital


     Address: 2400 Lee Highway, Pulaski, Virginia 24301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Carilion New River Valley Medical Center


     Address: 2900 Lamb Circle, Christiansburg, Virginia 24073
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Laurel Fork District, Virginia

Heritage Hall - Laurel Meadows


     Address: 16600 Danville Pike, Laurel Fork, Virginia 24352
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Trinity Mission Health And Rehab Of Hillsville


     Address: 222 Fulcher Street, Hillsville, Virginia 24343
     Ownership: For Profit - Limited Liability Company
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Pardee Care Center


     Address: College Drive And South Allen Road, Flat Rock, North Carolina 28731
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Golden Livingcenter - Surry Community


     Address: 542 Allred Mill Road, Mount Airy, North Carolina 27030
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 119
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Northern Surry Snf


     Address: 830 Rockford Street, Mount Airy, North Carolina 27030
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 33
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Laurel Fork District, Virginia

Name: McGuire
Address: 12700 Hagers Ferry Road; Huntersville, NC 28078-9340
Distance: 92 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Laurel Fork District, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 195
    Disabled Workers: 40
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Carroll County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 32.06%
  • Bush & Cheney 67.39%
  • Other 0.55%



(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 Laurel Fork District, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Carroll County, VA

5.03 % of Carroll County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $32,238

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Surry County , NC 0.49 % ($25,660 AGI )
  • Grayson County , VA 0.46 % ($24,298 AGI )
  • Galax , VA 0.42 % ($30,262 AGI )

Relocation away from Carroll County, VA

4.47 % of Carroll 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 $28,465

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Surry County , NC 0.67 % ($21,194 AGI )
  • Galax , VA 0.47 % ($20,830 AGI )
  • Wythe County , VA 0.40 % ($21,825 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

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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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