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Demographics Analysis

The people of Narrows 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
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 74

5 to 9 years : 77

10 to 14 years : 49

15 to 17 years : 85

18 and 19 years : 26

20 years : 7

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 51

25 to 29 years : 83

30 to 34 years : 135

35 to 39 years : 139

40 to 44 years : 93

45 to 49 years : 101

50 to 54 years : 92

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 40

65 and 66 years : 26

67 to 69 years : 40

70 to 74 years : 36

75 to 79 years : 29

80 to 84 years : 15

85 years and over : 17

Female:

Under 5 years : 101

5 to 9 years : 68

10 to 14 years : 132

15 to 17 years : 40

18 and 19 years : 21

20 years : 10

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 37

25 to 29 years : 145

30 to 34 years : 64

35 to 39 years : 71

40 to 44 years : 90

45 to 49 years : 131

50 to 54 years : 74

55 to 59 years : 88

60 and 61 years : 47

62 to 64 years : 40

65 and 66 years : 7

67 to 69 years : 98

70 to 74 years : 43

75 to 79 years : 10

80 to 84 years : 33

85 years and over : 55


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,483

Multiple ancestry : 571

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 640


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,664

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 : 7

Not a U.S. citizen : 23


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 175

5 to 17 years : 451

18 to 24 years : 158

25 to 34 years : 427

35 to 44 years : 393

45 to 54 years : 398

55 to 59 years : 127

60 and 61 years : 76

62 to 64 years : 80

65 to 74 years : 250

75 years and over : 159

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 168

5 to 17 years : 280

18 to 24 years : 125

25 to 34 years : 270

35 to 44 years : 211

45 to 54 years : 180

55 to 59 years : 71

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 51

65 to 74 years : 141

75 years and over : 109

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 7

5 to 17 years : 171

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 157

35 to 44 years : 168

45 to 54 years : 218

55 to 59 years : 56

60 and 61 years : 25

62 to 64 years : 29

65 to 74 years : 101

75 years and over : 50

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 : 8

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 14

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 790

Female : 867

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 482

Female : 525

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 11

Female : 19


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 1,592

Born in other state in the United States : 1,007

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 15


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 331

Now married, except separated : 675

Divorced : 131

Separated : 26

Widowed : 108

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 144

Now married, except separated : 548

Divorced : 115

Separated : 11

Widowed : 74

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 14

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,477

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

German:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Narrows Town, Virginia

  • United States Or American: 474   (29.9%)
  • English: 233   (14.7%)
  • Irish: 227   (14.3%)
  • German: 213   (13.4%)
  • Other Groups: 119   (7.5%)
  • Scottish: 65   (4.1%)
  • Italian: 47   (3.0%)
  • Dutch: 42   (2.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 33   (2.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 33   (2.1%)
  • Swedish: 31   (2.0%)
  • Polish: 24   (1.5%)
  • Welsh: 9   (0.6%)
  • European: 9   (0.6%)
  • Greek: 7   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 6   (0.4%)
  • Portuguese: 5   (0.3%)
  • Latvian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Norwegian: 3   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Narrows Town, Virginia is 2,694



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Narrows Town, Virginia: 1,283
Female Population in Narrows Town, Virginia: 1,411


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Narrows Town, Virginia: 38.3
Median Female Resident Age in Narrows Town, Virginia: 40.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Narrows Town, Virginia


White


Both sexes

41.4

Male

39.2

Female

42.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

13.0

Male

5.5

Female

15.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

46.5

Male

27.5

Female

71.5

Asian


Both sexes

25.5

Male

45.0

Female

25.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

17.5

Male

15.0

Female

23.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

7.0

Male

5.8

Female

51.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

14.5

Male

10.8

Female

22.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.6

Male

39.3

Female

43.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Narrows Town, Virginia


  • White: 2,614
  • African American: 4
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 19
  • 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 Narrows Town, Virginia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (1.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 5   (0.84%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 26   (4.36%)
  • 9th Grade: 15   (2.52%)
  • 10th Grade: 22   (3.69%)
  • 11th Grade: 25   (4.19%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 24   (4.03%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 240   (40.27%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 44   (7.38%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 70   (11.74%)
  • Associate Degree: 39   (6.54%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 56   (9.4%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 11   (1.85%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (1.51%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (1.38%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (1.27%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 51   (5.88%)
  • 9th Grade: 41   (4.72%)
  • 10th Grade: 33   (3.8%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (1.5%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 38   (4.38%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 361   (41.59%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 60   (6.91%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 97   (11.18%)
  • Associate Degree: 57   (6.57%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 62   (7.14%)
  • Master's Degree: 32   (3.69%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Narrows Comb.


    ( Grades: KG-7, Location: 401 Wolf St, Narrows, VA 24124, Phone: (540) 726-2391, Students: 528 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Narrows Town, Virginia

  • Narrows High


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 1 Green Wave Lane, Narrows, VA 24124, Phone: (540) 726-2384, Students: 346 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Narrows Town, Virginia

  • Iris Brammer Public Library


    109 Mary Street, Narrows, VA 24124

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Narrows Town, Virginia


Bridge


(1) Bridge Number 2  

Cemetery


(1) Beamer Cemetery   (2) Bivins Cemetery   (3) Cedar Grove Cemetery   (4) Clark Cemetery   (5) Hales Chapel Cemetery   (6) Hogan Cemetery   (7) Shields Cemetery   (8) Shrader Cemetery   (9) Tynes And Ferguson Cemetery   (10) Wagner Cemetery  

Church


(1) Cedar Grove Church   (2) Hales Chapel   (3) New Hope Church Historical   (4) Tynes Chapel   (5) Wessendonck Church   (6) Williams Chapel  

Flat


(1) Walnut Flats  

Gap


(1) Big Horse Gap   (2) Honaker Gap   (3) Little Horse Gap   (4) Shumate Gap  

Locale


(1) Chapel   (2) Day   (3) Honey Spring Patrol Cabin   (4) Walnut Flats Campground   (5) White Pines Horse Camp  

Populated Place


(1) Boxley   (2) First Ford   (3) French   (4) Niday   (5) Penvir   (6) Phlegar   (7) Pumpkin Center   (8) Round Bottom   (9) Stange Mines Historical  

Ridge


(1) Brushy Ridge   (2) Chesnut Ridge   (3) Middle Ridge  

School


(1) Radford School Historical   (2) Silver Creek School Historical  

Stream


(1) Buckhorn Branch   (2) Mill Branch   (3) Panther Den Branch   (4) Pigeon Branch   (5) Standrock Branch   (6) Wilderness Branch  

Summit


(1) Buckhorn Knob   (2) Double Mountain   (3) Flat Top Mountain   (4) Jesses Knob   (5) Ragged Mountain   (6) Spring Knob   (7) Wolf Creek Mountain  

Trail


(1) Hoof And Hill Trail   (2) Pearis Thompson Horse Trail   (3) Standing Branch Horse Trail  

Valley


(1) Lambert Hollow   (2) Longmeadow Hollow   (3) Opossum Hollow   (4) Roland Chimney Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Narrows Town, Virginia

24124 (pop. 4,374)


Cities Nearby Narrows Town, Virginia

Western District, VA  (pop. 6,039) 1.0 Miles
Rich Creek Town, VA  (pop. 1,137) 3.7 Miles
Glen Lyn Town, VA  (pop. 176) 4.1 Miles
Pearisburg Town, VA  (pop. 2,744) 4.2 Miles
Pembroke Town, VA  (pop. 1,342) 9.5 Miles
Eastern District, VA  (pop. 6,138) 11.4 Miles
Mechanicsburg District, VA  (pop. 2,291) 14.0 Miles
Cloyd District, VA  (pop. 7,133) 16.1 Miles
Dublin Town, VA  (pop. 2,467) 17.2 Miles
Fairlawn Cdp, VA  (pop. 2,367) 18.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Narrows Town, Virginia

540



Elevation in Narrows Town, Virginia is 1,562.0 ft. (476.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Narrows Town, Virginia

Lat: 37.331818 N        Long: -80.808477 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 17   (2.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 24   (2.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 61   (7.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 71   (8.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 101   (12.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 116   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 119   (14.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 77   (9.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 37   (4.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 35   (4.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 6   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 107   (12.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 47   (5.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 885

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 89

In 3-person carpool : 103

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 27

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 : 6

Walked : 33

Other means : 6

Worked at home : 14


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 90

5 to 9 minutes : 160

10 to 14 minutes : 203

15 to 19 minutes : 102

20 to 24 minutes : 49

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 134

35 to 39 minutes : 96

40 to 44 minutes : 113

45 to 59 minutes : 144

60 to 89 minutes : 44

90 or more minutes : 14


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 357

No Social Security income : 717


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 297

No retirement income : 777


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 68

$10,000 to $14,999 : 27

$15,000 to $19,999 : 43

$20,000 to $24,999 : 14

$25,000 to $29,999 : 38

$30,000 to $34,999 : 53

$35,000 to $39,999 : 69

$40,000 to $44,999 : 71

$45,000 to $49,999 : 16

$50,000 to $59,999 : 87

$60,000 to $74,999 : 82

$75,000 to $99,999 : 122

$100,000 to $124,999 : 7

$125,000 to $149,999 : 40

$150,000 to $199,999 : 24

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $44,896


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Narrows Town, Virginia

  • WAMN (1050 AM; 1.43 kW; Bluefield, WV; Owner: Wamn, Inc.)
  • WWVT (1260 AM; 5.0 kW; Radford, VA; Owner: Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc.)
  • WYVE (1280 AM; 2.5 kW; Wytheville, VA; Owner: Three Rivers Media Corporation)
  • WBLB (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Pulaski, VA; Owner: Wblb, Inc)
  • WMTD (1380 AM; 1.0 kW; Nimitz, WV; Owner: Southern Communications Corporation)
  • WKEX (1430 AM; 1.0 kW; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Base Communications, Inc)
  • WHIS (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Bluefield, WV; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • WRAD (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Radford, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WAEY (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Kegley, WV; Owner: Princeton Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WFNR (710 AM; 10.0 kW; Christiansburg, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WPIN (810 AM; 4.2 kW; New River, VA; Owner: Dublin Radio)
  • WKNV (890 AM; 10.0 kW; New River, VA; Owner: Base Communications, Inc.)
  • WNRV (990 AM; 5.0 kW; Rich Creek, VA; Owner: Perception Media Group, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Narrows Town, Virginia

  • WZFM (101.3 FM; Pearisburg, VA; Owner: Wzfm, Llc)
  • WWBU (101.7 FM; Radford, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WBRW (105.3 FM; Blacksburg, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WPSK-FM (107.1 FM; Pulaski, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Bluefield, WV; Owner: West Virginia Educational Broadcasting Authority)
  • WVRU-FM (89.9 FM; Radford, VA; Owner: Radford University)
  • 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)
  • WPIN-FM (91.5 FM; Pulaski, VA; Owner: Positive Alternative Radio, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Narrows Town, Virginia

  • WVNS-TV (Channel 59; Alderson, WV; Owner: West Virginia Media Holdings, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Narrows Town, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 65  (15.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 41  (9.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 58  (13.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 102  (24.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 127  (28.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 94  (21.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 153  (34.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 66 Farms In Narrows Town, Virginia


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Narrows Town, Virginia

  • New River Valley


    (about 15.2 miles in Fairlawn, Virginia; Airport Code: PSK)

  • Mercer County


    (about 22.1 miles in Bluefield, West Virginia; Airport Code: BLF)

  • Virginia Tech/Montgomery Executive


    (about 23.7 miles in Blacksburg, Virginia; Airport Code: BCB)

  • Raleigh County Memorial


    (about 35.6 miles in Stanaford, West Virginia; Airport Code: BKW)

  • Mountain Empire


    (about 42.4 miles in Rural Retreat, Virginia; Airport Code: VA3)

  • Greenbrier Valley


    (about 42.8 miles in Lewisburg, West Virginia; Airport Code: LWB)

  • Roanoke Regional/Woodrum Field


    (about 45.7 miles in Roanoke, Virginia; Airport Code: ROA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Narrows Town, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.16%

Carpooled

18.42%

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

0.59%

Other Means

0.59%

Worked At Home

2.24%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 592

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 28

Female householder, no husband present : 141

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 263

Householder not living alone : 50


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Narrows Town, 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 : 9

All other households : 1,052


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 475

Renter-occupied housing units : 117

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 18

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 85

Renter-occupied housing units : 56

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 198

Renter-occupied housing units : 115


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 119

$10,000 to $14,999 : 92

$15,000 to $19,999 : 59

$20,000 to $24,999 : 70

$25,000 to $29,999 : 67

$30,000 to $34,999 : 73

$35,000 to $39,999 : 90

$40,000 to $44,999 : 76

$45,000 to $49,999 : 32

$50,000 to $59,999 : 87

$60,000 to $74,999 : 106

$75,000 to $99,999 : 124

$100,000 to $124,999 : 7

$125,000 to $149,999 : 40

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Total : 1,171


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Occupied : 1,074

Vacant : 97


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 17

Built 1990 to 1999 : 13

Built 1980 to 1989 : 40

Built 1970 to 1979 : 129

Built 1960 to 1969 : 124

Built 1950 to 1959 : 223

Built 1940 to 1949 : 260

Built 1939 or earlier : 365


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Utility gas : 335

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 10

Electricity : 523

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 186

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 16

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 4

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Narrows Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 4

$10,000 to $14,999 : 5

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 13

$30,000 to $34,999 : 30

$35,000 to $39,999 : 18

$40,000 to $49,999 : 41

$50,000 to $59,999 : 61

$60,000 to $69,999 : 88

$70,000 to $79,999 : 108

$80,000 to $89,999 : 152

$90,000 to $99,999 : 65

$100,000 to $124,999 : 88

$125,000 to $149,999 : 30

$150,000 to $174,999 : 33

$175,000 to $199,999 : 28

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$250,000 to $299,999 : 8

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 4

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Narrows 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 : 0

Home equity loan only : 59

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 6

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 396

Housing units without a mortgage : 315


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $181,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $69,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $87,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $84,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $77,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $79,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $76,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $81,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Narrows Town, Virginia: 68.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Narrows Town, Virginia

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Narrows 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 5 5 $177,636
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $177,636
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



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


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Narrows Town): $60,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Narrows Town): $391
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Narrows Town, Virginia

Utility Gas: 39.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.9%
Electricity: 25.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 28.2%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

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



Health Care Centers Close To Narrows Town, Virginia

Pch Home Health


     Address: 203 12th Street, Ext, Princeton, West Virginia 24740
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 6/3/1990

Mountaineer Home Nursing, Inc


     Address: P O Box 5469, Princeton, West Virginia 24740
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/17/1990

Advanced Health Services Inc


     Address: 58 North Washington Ave Ste 500, Pulaski, Virginia 24301
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/15/1998

Carilion Home Care Services


     Address: 707 Randolph Street Suite 104, Radford, Virginia 24141
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/13/1982

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 3706 S Main Street Suite C, Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/6/1987

Hospitals Close To Narrows Town, Virginia

Carilion Giles Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1 Taylor Avenue Po Box K, Pearisburg, Virginia 24134
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Princeton Community Hospital


     Address: 12th Street Po Box 1369, Princeton, West Virginia 24740
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Pulaski Community Hospital


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

"montgomery Regional Hospital, Inc"


     Address: 3700 South Main Street, Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Bluefield Regional Medical Center


     Address: 500 Cherry St, Bluefield, West Virginia 24701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Narrows Town, Virginia

Riverview Nursing Home


     Address: 120 Old Virginia Avenue, Rich Creek, Virginia 24147
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Glen Wood Park, Inc.


     Address: 1924 Glen Wood Park Rd., Princeton, West Virginia 24740
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Princeton Health Care Center


     Address: 315 Courthouse Rd., Princeton, West Virginia 24740
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Highland Ridge Rehab Center


     Address: 5872 Hanks Street Po Box 1087, Dublin, Virginia 24084
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 128
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Pulaski Community Hospital


     Address: 2400 Lee Highway, Pulaski, Virginia 24301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 9
     Percent Occupied: 75%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Narrows Town, Virginia

Name: McGuire
Address: 12700 Hagers Ferry Road; Huntersville, NC 28078-9340
Distance: 133 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Narrows Town, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 630
    Disabled Workers: 305
    Widowers Workers: 140
    Spouses Workers: 65
    Children Workers: 100


(updated 2007)



Giles County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.64%
  • Bush & Cheney 57.62%
  • Other 1.75%



(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 Narrows Town, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Giles County, VA

5.69 % of Giles County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,892

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Montgomery County , VA 1.68 % ($34,757 AGI )
  • Monroe County , WV 0.39 % ($28,120 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , VA 0.36 % ($31,478 AGI )

Relocation away from Giles County, VA

4.43 % of Giles 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 $32,230

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Montgomery County , VA 1.24 % ($31,474 AGI )
  • Pulaski County , VA 0.43 % ($26,259 AGI )
  • Monroe County , WV 0.33 % ($26,333 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 Narrows Town, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Narrows Town, Virginia

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Damage
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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 Narrows Town, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Narrows Town, Virginia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 1 2
    per 100,000 n/a 0 45 46 0 0 0 46 93 0 97 49 101
Robbery n/a 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 0 0 0 0 46 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Assault n/a 1 0 2 1 0 2 0 3 0 0 4 2
    per 100,000 n/a 46 0 92 46 0 91 0 139 0 0 197 101
Burglary n/a 1 3 4 7 3 2 7 5 12 1 3 0
    per 100,000 n/a 46 136 184 322 138 91 325 232 556 49 148 0
Larceny Theft n/a 13 22 24 19 14 12 13 5 16 23 17 4
    per 100,000 n/a 598 995 1,105 873 645 548 603 232 741 1,120 836 202
Vehicle Theft n/a 4 5 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 184 226 0 92 0 0 93 46 0 49 0 0
Arson n/a 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a 46 0 46 0 0 0 0 46 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a 5 8 7 7 4 4 6 3 7 6 5 1
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a 3 4 4 4 2 2 3 2 4 3 3 1


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Virginia

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


(updated 2014)



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