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Demographics Analysis

The people of Pound 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
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 9 years : 27

10 to 14 years : 51

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 5

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 19

25 to 29 years : 90

30 to 34 years : 22

35 to 39 years : 46

40 to 44 years : 18

45 to 49 years : 28

50 to 54 years : 27

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 2

70 to 74 years : 11

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 37

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 50

5 to 9 years : 53

10 to 14 years : 36

15 to 17 years : 15

18 and 19 years : 39

20 years : 0

21 years : 4

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 107

30 to 34 years : 19

35 to 39 years : 76

40 to 44 years : 24

45 to 49 years : 36

50 to 54 years : 29

55 to 59 years : 32

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 9

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 6

70 to 74 years : 10

75 to 79 years : 14

80 to 84 years : 33

85 years and over : 14


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 486

Multiple ancestry : 178

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 480


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,123

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 3

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 18


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 97

5 to 17 years : 199

18 to 24 years : 93

25 to 34 years : 238

35 to 44 years : 164

45 to 54 years : 120

55 to 59 years : 40

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 21

65 to 74 years : 44

75 years and over : 101

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 92

5 to 17 years : 141

18 to 24 years : 74

25 to 34 years : 180

35 to 44 years : 80

45 to 54 years : 82

55 to 59 years : 33

60 and 61 years : 24

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 19

75 years and over : 73

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 5

5 to 17 years : 58

18 to 24 years : 19

25 to 34 years : 49

35 to 44 years : 75

45 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 3

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 25

75 years and over : 28

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 : 3

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 : 9

35 to 44 years : 9

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 355

Female : 455

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 141

Female : 172

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 3

Foreign born:

Male : 9

Female : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 785

Born in other state in the United States : 305

Native: born outside the United States : 3

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 178

Now married, except separated : 249

Divorced : 80

Separated : 31

Widowed : 67

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 27

Now married, except separated : 123

Divorced : 38

Separated : 57

Widowed : 9

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 18

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,029

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 18


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Pound Town, Virginia

  • United States Or American: 362   (43.1%)
  • Other Groups: 107   (12.8%)
  • English: 105   (12.5%)
  • Irish: 90   (10.7%)
  • German: 63   (7.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 45   (5.4%)
  • Dutch: 22   (2.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 11   (1.3%)
  • Hungarian: 11   (1.3%)
  • Polish: 7   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 5   (0.6%)
  • Swedish: 3   (0.4%)
  • Croatian: 3   (0.4%)
  • European: 2   (0.2%)
  • Scottish: 2   (0.2%)
  • Brazilian: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Pound Town, Virginia is 1,144



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Pound Town, Virginia: 505
Female Population in Pound Town, Virginia: 639


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Pound Town, Virginia: 28.8
Median Female Resident Age in Pound Town, Virginia: 29.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Pound Town, Virginia


White


Both sexes

39.4

Male

38.9

Female

40.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

39.5

Male

39.5

Female

31.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

19.5

Male

20.5

Female

16.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.5

Male

19.5

Female

13.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.5

Male

20.5

Female

31.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.4

Male

38.9

Female

40.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Pound Town, Virginia


  • White: 1,093
  • African American: 13
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 30
  • Two or More Races: 8



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (2.05%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 11   (3.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 31   (9.09%)
  • 9th Grade: 21   (6.16%)
  • 10th Grade: 8   (2.35%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (1.76%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (4.69%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 129   (37.83%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 24   (7.04%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 36   (10.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (2.64%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 23   (6.74%)
  • Master's Degree: 18   (5.28%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.59%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (1.75%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.75%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 17   (4.26%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 49   (12.28%)
  • 9th Grade: 28   (7.02%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (2.51%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (4.76%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (2.51%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 108   (27.07%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 33   (8.27%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 46   (11.53%)
  • Associate Degree: 22   (5.51%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 38   (9.52%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (1%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.75%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • J.w. Adams Combined School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 10824 Orby Cantrell Hwy, Pound, VA 24279, Phone: (276) 796-5419, Students: 580 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Pound Town, Virginia

  • Pound High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 768, Pound, VA 24279, Phone: (276) 796-4432, Students: 268 )



Museums Near Pound Town, Virginia


  • Historical Society Of The Pound


    Po Box 373, Pound, VA 24279

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Pound Town, Virginia


Building


(1) Abingdon Police Department   (2) Appalachia Police Department   (3) Pound Rescue Squad   (4) Pound Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Red Onion State Prison   (6) Washington County Sheriffs Office   (7) Wise County Sheriff S Office   (8) Wise Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Austin Cemetery   (2) Baker Cemetery   (3) Berry Cemetery   (4) Bevins Cemetery   (5) Boggs Cemetery   (6) Bolling Cemetery   (7) Callaham Cemetery   (8) Cantrell Cemetery   (9) Collins Cemetery   (10) Dotson Cemetery   (11) Freeman Cemetery   (12) Gilliam Cemetery   (13) Haddon Cemetery   (14) Hamilton Cemetery   (15) Hill Cemetery   (16) Hillman Cemetery   (17) Keith Cemetery   (18) Lane Cemetery   (19) Laurel Fork Cemetery   (20) Meade Cemetery   (21) Mullins Cemetery   (22) Peak Cemetery   (23) Powers Cemetery   (24) Powers Family Cemetery   (25) Robinson Cemetery   (26) Short Creek Cemetery   (27) Stallard Cemetery   (28) Stapleton Cemetery   (29) Strouth Cemetery   (30) Vanover Cemetery  

Church


(1) Cane Patch Church   (2) Fairview Church   (3) Firbie Chapel   (4) Flat Gap Church   (5) Francis Pine Chapel   (6) Hamilton Chapel   (7) Harmony Chapel   (8) Hubbard Chapel   (9) Independent Bible Church   (10) Lone Pine Chapel   (11) Marthas Chapel   (12) Old Regular Church   (13) Pyles Memorial Church   (14) Skeen Union Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Pound  

Dam


(1) Dixiana Mine Dam   (2) Moss Mine Number One Dam   (3) Moss Number One Fresh Water Supply Dam   (4) North Fork Of Pound Dam  

Flat


(1) Chestnut Flats  

Gap


(1) Bean Gap   (2) Cable Gap   (3) Fox Gap   (4) Georges Fork Gap   (5) Pound Gap   (6) Steve Horn Gap   (7) Stormy Gap  

Locale


(1) Bee Bottom Picnic Area   (2) Cane Patch Campground   (3) Hopkins Branch   (4) Horse Gap   (5) Laurel Fork Campground   (6) Phillips Creek Picnic Area   (7) Pound Launch   (8) Wise Launch  

Mine


(1) Clinchfield Moss Mines  

Populated Place


(1) Almira   (2) Dewey   (3) Flat Gap   (4) Gilley   (5) Haddonfield   (6) Hugh   (7) Lanes Store   (8) Meade   (9) Mill Creek   (10) North Fork   (11) Peaks Store   (12) Phipps   (13) Pound   (14) Short Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Lick Fork Pond   (2) North Fork Of Pound Lake  

Ridge


(1) Big Ridge   (2) Indian Mountain   (3) Indian Ridge  

School


(1) Austin School Historical   (2) Baker School   (3) Boggs School Historical   (4) Bowling School Historical   (5) Collins School   (6) Dotson School   (7) Flat Gap School   (8) Gilley School Historical   (9) Glady Fork School   (10) James Woodrow Adams Elementary And Middle School   (11) Laurel Fork School   (12) Lick Fork School Historical   (13) Meade School Historical   (14) Mill Creek School   (15) Pound High School   (16) Riner School   (17) Skeen School   (18) Stormy Gap School Historical  

Stream


(1) Ambrose Branch   (2) Austin Branch   (3) Bad Creek   (4) Barn Branch   (5) Bear Fork   (6) Bearpen Creek   (7) Bee Branch   (8) Big Branch   (9) Bold Camp Creek   (10) Cane Branch   (11) Donald Branch   (12) Dotson Creek   (13) Dotson Fork   (14) Duckcamp Branch   (15) Glady Fork   (16) Hays Branch   (17) Hopkins Branch   (18) Indian Creek   (19) Lane Branch   (20) Laurel Branch   (21) Laurel Fork   (22) Left Fork Bearpen Creek   (23) Left Fork Lick Fork   (24) Lick Branch   (25) Mcfall Fork   (26) Meade Fork   (27) Meadow Branch   (28) Mill Creek   (29) Mud Branch   (30) Mullins Fork   (31) North Fork Pound River   (32) Phillips Creek   (33) Potcamp Branch   (34) Rat Creek   (35) Rickey Branch   (36) Right Fork Bearpen Creek   (37) Riley Branch   (38) Rumley Branch   (39) Short Creek   (40) Slick Branch   (41) South Fork Pound River   (42) Spring Branch   (43) Stacy Branch   (44) Stallard Branch   (45) Stevens Branch   (46) Store House Branch   (47) White Oak Creek  

Summit


(1) Bold Camp Mountain   (2) Buck Knob  

Tower


(1) Buck Knob Lookout   (2) Wdxc-fm Pound  

Valley


(1) Baker Hollow   (2) Bowser Hollow   (3) Cavenger Hollow   (4) Happy Hollow   (5) Hash Hollow   (6) Killen Hollow   (7) Peak Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Pound Town, Virginia

24279 (pop. 4,730)


Cities Nearby Pound Town, Virginia

Clintwood Town, VA  (pop. 1,707) 8.5 Miles
Clintwood District, VA  (pop. 2,932) 8.6 Miles
Wise Town, VA  (pop. 3,233) 10.2 Miles
Willis District, VA  (pop. 3,367) 12.3 Miles
Kenady District, VA  (pop. 2,894) 12.7 Miles
Norton City, VA  (pop. 3,688) 13.0 Miles
Clinchco Town, VA  (pop. 522) 13.9 Miles
Coeburn Town, VA  (pop. 1,931) 14.7 Miles
Ervinton District, VA  (pop. 3,592) 16.1 Miles
Appalachia Town, VA  (pop. 1,960) 17.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Pound Town, Virginia

276



Elevation in Pound Town, Virginia is 1,670.0 ft. (509.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Pound Town, Virginia

Lat: 37.123820 N        Long: -82.607859 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 18   (5.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 27   (7.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 17   (4.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 32   (9.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 27   (7.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 16   (4.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 75   (21.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 44   (12.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 22   (6.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 17   (4.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 9   (2.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 30   (8.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 20   (5.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 311

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 28

In 3-person carpool : 17

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 36

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 6


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 74

5 to 9 minutes : 20

10 to 14 minutes : 45

15 to 19 minutes : 37

20 to 24 minutes : 68

25 to 29 minutes : 21

30 to 34 minutes : 45

35 to 39 minutes : 33

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 37

60 to 89 minutes : 7

90 or more minutes : 5


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 190

No Social Security income : 283


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 107

No retirement income : 366


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 45

$10,000 to $14,999 : 37

$15,000 to $19,999 : 33

$20,000 to $24,999 : 28

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 30

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3

$50,000 to $59,999 : 19

$60,000 to $74,999 : 41

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 9

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $31,295


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Pound Town, Virginia

  • 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.)
  • WPKE (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Pikeville, KY; Owner: East Kentucky Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WNVA (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; Norton, VA; Owner: Radio-wise, Inc.)
  • WDIC (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Clinchco, VA; Owner: Dickenson County Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WEKB (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Draffin, KY; Owner: East Kentucky Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WVSG (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Cromona, KY; Owner: Letcher County Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WLSI (900 AM; 3.5 kW; Pikeville, KY; Owner: East Kentucky Broadcasting Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Pound Town, Virginia

  • WDXC (102.3 FM; Jenkins, KY; Owner: Wdxc Radio, Inc.)
  • WVEK-FM (102.7 FM; Benham, KY; Owner: Jbl Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WPKE-FM (103.1 FM; Pikeville, KY; Owner: East Kentucky Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WXLR (104.9 FM; Broad Bottom, KY; Owner: Adam D. Gearheart)
  • WNVA-FM (106.3 FM; Norton, VA; Owner: Radio Wise, Inc.)
  • WZLK (107.5 FM; Pikeville, KY; Owner: East Kentucky Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WJSO (90.1 FM; Pikeville, KY; Owner: The Moody Bible Institute Of Chicago)
  • WISE-FM (90.5 FM; Coeburn, VA; Owner: Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc.)
  • WDIC-FM (92.1 FM; Clinchco, VA; Owner: Dickenson County Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WDHR (93.1 FM; Pikeville, KY; Owner: East Kentucky Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; Benham, KY; Owner: Valley Broadcasting And Communications, Inc.)
  • WGCK (99.7 FM; Pound, VA; Owner: Letcher County Broadcasting, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Pound Town, Virginia

  • WSBN-TV (Channel 47; Norton, VA; Owner: Blue Ridge Public Television, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Pound Town, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 48  (22.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 30  (14.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 33  (15.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 65  (30.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 46  (27.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 50  (29.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 65  (38.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 16 Farms In Pound Town, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Pound Town, Virginia

New Peoples Bank, Inc. - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Pound Town, Virginia

  • Lonesome Pine


    (about 10.4 miles in Coeburn, Virginia; Airport Code: LNP)

  • Whitesburg Municipal


    (about 11.5 miles in Crown, Kentucky; Airport Code: BRG)

  • Pike County Hatcher Field


    (about 30.3 miles in Betsy Layne, Kentucky; Airport Code: PBX)

  • Big Sandy Regional


    (about 43.4 miles in Davella, Kentucky; Airport Code: UXN)

  • Tri-Cities Regional TN/VA


    (about 46.1 miles in Blountville, Tennessee; Airport Code: TRI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Pound Town, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.18%

Carpooled

9.68%

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

4.30%

Other Means

0.81%

Worked At Home

4.03%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 188

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 41

Female householder, no husband present : 92

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 120

Householder not living alone : 32


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 31

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 6

All other households : 436


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 146

Renter-occupied housing units : 42

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 16

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 25

Renter-occupied housing units : 67

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 80

Renter-occupied housing units : 72


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 99

$10,000 to $14,999 : 71

$15,000 to $19,999 : 45

$20,000 to $24,999 : 31

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 36

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 23

$50,000 to $59,999 : 22

$60,000 to $74,999 : 44

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 9

$125,000 to $149,999 : 20

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Total : 519


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Occupied : 473

Vacant : 46


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 9

Built 1990 to 1999 : 70

Built 1980 to 1989 : 48

Built 1970 to 1979 : 168

Built 1960 to 1969 : 22

Built 1950 to 1959 : 57

Built 1940 to 1949 : 99

Built 1939 or earlier : 46


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Utility gas : 27

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 21

Electricity : 372

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 27

Coal or coke : 20

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 6

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Pound Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 36

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 17

$60,000 to $69,999 : 10

$70,000 to $79,999 : 36

$80,000 to $89,999 : 45

$90,000 to $99,999 : 21

$100,000 to $124,999 : 5

$125,000 to $149,999 : 11

$150,000 to $174,999 : 29

$175,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 to $249,999 : 3

$250,000 to $299,999 : 4

$300,000 to $399,999 : 6

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 22

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Pound 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 : 3

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 105

Housing units without a mortgage : 168


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $38,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $53,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $66,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $91,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $98,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $83,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $75,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $88,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Pound Town, Virginia: 70.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Pound Town, Virginia

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Pound Town, VA): $29,107
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Pound Town): $63,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Pound Town): $340
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Pound Town, Virginia

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.5%
Electricity: 82.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 13.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.9%
Wood: 1.5%
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 Pound Town, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Pound Town, Virginia

Dickenson County Home Health Inc


     Address: 230 Chase St, Clintwood, Virginia 24228
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/15/2005

Norton Community Hosp Home Hea


     Address: 716 Spring Avenue, Wise, Virginia 24293
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/8/1986

In Home Care Inc


     Address: 201 Nottingham Ave, Wise, Virginia 24293
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/27/2001

Wise Choice Home Health


     Address: 511 West Main Street Suite D, Wise, Virginia 24293
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/15/2007

Mountain View Regional Medical Center Home Health


     Address: 417 West Main Street, Wise, Virginia 24293
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/20/1986

Hospitals Close To Pound Town, Virginia

Jenkins Community Hospital


     Address: "9480 Hwy 805, Po Box 472", Jenkins, Kentucky 41537
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Dickenson Community Hospital


     Address: 1 Hospital Drive, Clintwood, Virginia 24228
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Whitesburg Arh Hospital


     Address: 240 Hospital Road, Whitesburg, Kentucky 41858
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mountain View Regional Medical Center


     Address: Third Street Ne, Norton, Virginia 24273
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

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 Pound Town, Virginia

Heritage Hall Clintwood


     Address: Route 607 Po Box 909, Clintwood, Virginia 24228
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Heritage Hall Wise


     Address: 9434 Coeburn Mountain Road, Wise, Virginia 24293
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Letcher Manor


     Address: 73 Piedmont Drive, Whitesburg, Kentucky 41858
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 134
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Mountain View Regional Medical Center


     Address: 310 Third Street, Ne, Norton, Virginia 24273
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 41
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Heritage Hall Big Stone Gap


     Address: 2045 Valley View Drive, Big Stone Gap, Virginia 24219
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 159
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Pound Town, Virginia

Name: McGuire
Address: 12700 Hagers Ferry Road; Huntersville, NC 28078-9340
Distance: 153 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Pound Town, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 460
    Disabled Workers: 410
    Widowers Workers: 175
    Spouses Workers: 125
    Children Workers: 180


(updated 2007)



Wise County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 40.54%
  • Bush & Cheney 58.20%
  • Other 1.26%



(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 Pound Town, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Wise County, VA

4.56 % of Wise County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,980

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Norton , VA 0.59 % ($40,274 AGI )
  • Dickenson County , VA 0.53 % ($25,492 AGI )
  • Russell County , VA 0.28 % ($45,147 AGI )

Relocation away from Wise County, VA

4.97 % of Wise 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 $30,547

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Norton , VA 0.54 % ($24,896 AGI )
  • Dickenson County , VA 0.38 % ($29,128 AGI )
  • Russell County , VA 0.37 % ($29,000 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 Pound Town, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Pound Town, Virginia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
04/15/1998, 02:50 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Lightning        
08/02/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/24/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $3K --
05/13/2002, 08:00 am 0 0 $7K --
01/18/1999, 02:10 am 0 0 $5K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Pound Town, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Pound Town, Virginia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 181 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 89 0 91 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 92 91 91 0 0 0 93 0 0 0 0
Assault 9 9 2 1 4 4 1 3 5 1 1 1 2
    per 100,000 814 802 183 91 364 364 92 280 467 93 95 95 195
Burglary 2 6 2 3 7 9 5 4 8 10 1 5 10
    per 100,000 181 535 183 274 636 820 462 373 748 929 95 476 975
Larceny Theft 26 35 19 19 32 29 28 21 27 25 16 10 18
    per 100,000 2,351 3,119 1,740 1,734 2,909 2,641 2,588 1,957 2,523 2,323 1,525 951 1,754
Vehicle Theft 4 1 2 1 3 0 3 0 1 0 1 1 2
    per 100,000 362 89 183 91 273 0 277 0 93 0 95 95 195
Arson 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 91 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
3 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
8 11 6 6 11 10 9 6 9 9 5 4 8
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
5 7 3 3 6 5 5 4 5 5 2 2 4


(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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