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Demographics Analysis

The people of Richlands 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
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 182

5 to 9 years : 144

10 to 14 years : 129

15 to 17 years : 63

18 and 19 years : 80

20 years : 68

21 years : 39

22 to 24 years : 75

25 to 29 years : 134

30 to 34 years : 130

35 to 39 years : 224

40 to 44 years : 202

45 to 49 years : 277

50 to 54 years : 154

55 to 59 years : 172

60 and 61 years : 69

62 to 64 years : 129

65 and 66 years : 121

67 to 69 years : 49

70 to 74 years : 80

75 to 79 years : 35

80 to 84 years : 41

85 years and over : 6

Female:

Under 5 years : 178

5 to 9 years : 167

10 to 14 years : 167

15 to 17 years : 104

18 and 19 years : 86

20 years : 36

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 153

25 to 29 years : 190

30 to 34 years : 197

35 to 39 years : 198

40 to 44 years : 216

45 to 49 years : 243

50 to 54 years : 189

55 to 59 years : 228

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 185

65 and 66 years : 49

67 to 69 years : 36

70 to 74 years : 122

75 to 79 years : 97

80 to 84 years : 94

85 years and over : 57


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,296

Multiple ancestry : 863

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 34

Ancestry not reported : 2,474


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,470

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 22

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 155

Not a U.S. citizen : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 360

5 to 17 years : 774

18 to 24 years : 537

25 to 34 years : 651

35 to 44 years : 840

45 to 54 years : 863

55 to 59 years : 400

60 and 61 years : 141

62 to 64 years : 314

65 to 74 years : 457

75 years and over : 330

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 280

5 to 17 years : 654

18 to 24 years : 495

25 to 34 years : 493

35 to 44 years : 627

45 to 54 years : 669

55 to 59 years : 297

60 and 61 years : 113

62 to 64 years : 169

65 to 74 years : 331

75 years and over : 234

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 80

5 to 17 years : 120

18 to 24 years : 42

25 to 34 years : 158

35 to 44 years : 199

45 to 54 years : 194

55 to 59 years : 95

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 45

65 to 74 years : 51

75 years and over : 96

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 : 14

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 100

65 to 74 years : 75

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,981

Female : 2,381

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 540

Female : 568

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 22

Foreign born:

Male : 82

Female : 93


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 4,258

Born in other state in the United States : 1,108

Native: born outside the United States : 22

Foreign born : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 824

Now married, except separated : 1,972

Divorced : 333

Separated : 144

Widowed : 297

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 138

Now married, except separated : 540

Divorced : 118

Separated : 38

Widowed : 99

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 22

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 155

Divorced : 0

Separated : 20

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 5,159

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 148

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Richlands Town, Virginia

  • United States Or American: 1,513   (52.5%)
  • Other Groups: 342   (11.9%)
  • English: 314   (10.9%)
  • German: 264   (9.2%)
  • Irish: 249   (8.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 57   (2.0%)
  • Dutch: 30   (1.0%)
  • Scottish: 28   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 22   (0.8%)
  • Polish: 19   (0.7%)
  • British: 13   (0.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 12   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 7   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Welsh: 5   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Richlands Town, Virginia is 5,667



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Richlands Town, Virginia: 2,603
Female Population in Richlands Town, Virginia: 3,064


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Richlands Town, Virginia: 40.7
Median Female Resident Age in Richlands Town, Virginia: 41.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Richlands Town, Virginia


White


Both sexes

41.6

Male

39.3

Female

44.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.0

Male

31.0

Female

28.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

46.0

Male

35.5

Female

46.0

Asian


Both sexes

51.5

Male

49.5

Female

52.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

75.5

Male

75.5

Female

75.5

Other


Both sexes

17.5

Male

18.5

Female

7.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.1

Male

18.0

Female

20.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

32.5

Male

27.5

Female

53.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.6

Male

39.4

Female

44.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Richlands Town, Virginia


  • White: 5,395
  • African American: 20
  • American Indian: 59
  • Asian: 193
  • 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 Richlands Town, Virginia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 22   (1.61%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 19   (1.39%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 80   (5.87%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 146   (10.71%)
  • 9th Grade: 56   (4.11%)
  • 10th Grade: 58   (4.26%)
  • 11th Grade: 92   (6.75%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 70   (5.14%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 381   (27.95%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 109   (8%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 145   (10.64%)
  • Associate Degree: 59   (4.33%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 97   (7.12%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (1.1%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (1.03%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 35   (1.98%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 33   (1.86%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 99   (5.59%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 173   (9.77%)
  • 9th Grade: 102   (5.76%)
  • 10th Grade: 66   (3.73%)
  • 11th Grade: 67   (3.78%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 71   (4.01%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 467   (26.37%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 143   (8.07%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 199   (11.24%)
  • Associate Degree: 115   (6.49%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 127   (7.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 53   (2.99%)
  • Professional School Degree: 15   (0.85%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.34%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Richlands Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 309 East Front St, Richlands, VA 24641, Phone: (276) 964-4112, Students: 504 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Richlands Town, Virginia

  • Richlands High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 138 Tornado Alley, Richlands, VA 24641, Phone: (276) 964-4602, Students: 795 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Richlands Town, Virginia

  • Southwest Virginia Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 3,716; Location: 6 Miles S. Claypool Hill, Richlands, VA 24641, Web: http://www.sw.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Richlands Town, Virginia

  • Richlands Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2506 4th Street, Richlands, VA 24641, Phone: (276) 964-2444, Students: 55 )

  • First Apostolic Christian


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: Po Box 1008, Richlands, VA 24641, Phone: (276) 964-5553, )

Academic Libraries In Richlands Town, Virginia

  • Southwest Virginia Community College


    ( Location: 369 College Road Us Rt. 19, 6 Miles S. Claypool Hill, Richlands, VA 24641, Web: http://www.sw.edu )

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Richlands Town, Virginia

  • Tazewell County Public Library -- Richlands Branch


    102 Suffolk Avenue, Richlands, VA 24641

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Richlands Town, Virginia


  • Hominy Swamp Community Association


    607 Huffmantown Rd, Richlands, NC 28574

  • Onslow County Museum


    301 South Wilmington Street, Richlands, NC 28574

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Richlands Town, Virginia


Cemetery


(1) Lowe Cemetery  

Church


(1) Little Star Church  

Civil


(1) Northwestern District  

Gap


(1) Hickory Gap   (2) Low Gap  

Populated Place


(1) Afredton   (2) Coaldan   (3) Glen Burke   (4) Seaboard   (5) Sulphur Spring Historical  

Ridge


(1) Middle Creek Ridge   (2) Stone Cove Ridge   (3) Stony Ridge   (4) Trace Ridge   (5) West Fork Ridge   (6) Whetstone Ridge  

School


(1) First Apostolic Christian   (2) Hill Creek School Historical   (3) Reedy School Historical   (4) Seaboard School Historical   (5) Stinson School Historical   (6) Whites School Historical  

Stream


(1) Long Branch   (2) Smith Branch   (3) West Fork Big Creek  

Tower


(1) Wgth-fm Richlands   (2) Wjht-fm Cedar Bluff  

Valley


(1) Baldwin Hollow   (2) Beaver Hollow   (3) Goodwin Hollow   (4) Long Hollow   (5) Murry Hollow   (6) Piney Spring Hollow   (7) Sam King Hollow   (8) Whites Hollow   (9) Wildcat Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Richlands Town, Virginia

24641 (pop. 7,073)


Cities Nearby Richlands Town, Virginia

Northwestern District, VA  (pop. 9,302) 1.9 Miles
Cedar Bluff Town, VA  (pop. 1,076) 2.3 Miles
Raven Cdp, VA  (pop. 2,685) 2.8 Miles
Claypool Hill Cdp, VA  (pop. 1,723) 3.5 Miles
New Garden District, VA  (pop. 7,780) 10.2 Miles
Garden District, VA  (pop. 3,703) 10.3 Miles
Honaker Town, VA  (pop. 1,352) 10.7 Miles
Hurricane District, VA  (pop. 3,797) 14.2 Miles
Saltville District, VA  (pop. 4,354) 14.9 Miles
Saltville Town, VA  (pop. 2,169) 15.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Richlands Town, Virginia

276



Elevation in Richlands Town, Virginia is 1,959.0 ft. (597.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Richlands Town, Virginia

Lat: 37.094444 N        Long: -81.806060 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 35   (2.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 46   (3.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 58   (3.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 104   (6.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 147   (9.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 111   (7.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 258   (16.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 199   (12.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 168   (10.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 108   (7.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 38   (2.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 10   (0.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 133   (8.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 131   (8.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,742

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 174

In 3-person carpool : 31

In 4-person carpool : 40

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 15

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 11

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 7

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 61

Other means : 14

Worked at home : 17


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 250

5 to 9 minutes : 437

10 to 14 minutes : 520

15 to 19 minutes : 275

20 to 24 minutes : 110

25 to 29 minutes : 112

30 to 34 minutes : 86

35 to 39 minutes : 27

40 to 44 minutes : 20

45 to 59 minutes : 138

60 to 89 minutes : 54

90 or more minutes : 66


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,050

No Social Security income : 1,401


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 479

No retirement income : 1,972


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 170

$10,000 to $14,999 : 95

$15,000 to $19,999 : 234

$20,000 to $24,999 : 95

$25,000 to $29,999 : 145

$30,000 to $34,999 : 122

$35,000 to $39,999 : 59

$40,000 to $44,999 : 115

$45,000 to $49,999 : 49

$50,000 to $59,999 : 45

$60,000 to $74,999 : 246

$75,000 to $99,999 : 165

$100,000 to $124,999 : 50

$125,000 to $149,999 : 124

$150,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 or more : 27


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $36,324


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Richlands Town, Virginia

  • WMEV (1010 AM; 1.0 kW; Marion, VA; Owner: Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WABN (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Abingdon, VA; Owner: Information Communications Corporation)
  • WITM (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Marion, VA; Owner: Appalachian Educational Communication Corporation)
  • WITM (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Marion, VA; Owner: Appalachian Educational Communication Corporation)
  • WLRV (1380 AM; 1.0 kW; Lebanon, VA; Owner: Gary W. Ward Braodcasting Corporation)
  • WDIC (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Clinchco, VA; Owner: Dickenson County Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WXMY (1600 AM; 23.0 kW; Saltville, VA; Owner: Continental Media Group, Llc)
  • WXMY (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; Saltville, VA; Owner: Continental Media Group, Llc)
  • WGTH (540 AM; 1.0 kW; Cedar Bluff, VA; Owner: High Knob Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WYRV (770 AM; 5.0 kW; Cedar Bluff, VA; Owner: Faith Christian Music Broadcasting Ministries, Inc.)
  • WNRG (940 AM; 5.0 kW; Grundy, VA; Owner: Peggy Sue Broadcasting Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Richlands Town, Virginia

  • WFYE (100.5 FM; Marion, VA; Owner: Asradio, Llc)
  • WMJD (100.7 FM; Grundy, VA; Owner: Peggy Sue Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WOLD-FM (102.5 FM; Marion, VA; Owner: Emerald Sound, Inc.)
  • WFYE (102.7 FM; Marion, VA; Owner: Asradio, Llc)
  • WZVA (103.5 FM; Atkins, VA; Owner: T.e.c.o. Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WGTH-FM (105.5 FM; Richlands, VA; Owner: High Knob Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WXLZ-FM (107.3 FM; Lebanon, VA; Owner: Yeary Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Grundy, VA; Owner: New Beginning World Outreach Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Kimball, WV; Owner: New Beginning World Outreach Inc.)
  • WEHC (90.7 FM; Emory, VA; Owner: Emory & Henry College)
  • WEHC (90.7 FM; Emory, VA; Owner: Emory & Henry College)
  • WVTR (91.9 FM; Sugar Grove, VA; Owner: Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc.)
  • WDIC-FM (92.1 FM; Clinchco, VA; Owner: Dickenson County Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WMEV-FM (93.9 FM; Marion, VA; Owner: Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WRIC-FM (97.7 FM; Raven, VA; Owner: Peggy Sue Broadcasting Corporation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Richlands Town, Virginia

  • WMSY-TV (Channel 52; Marion, VA; Owner: Blue Ridge Public Television, Inc.)
  • WLFG (Channel 68; Lebanon, VA; Owner: Living Faith Ministries, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Richlands Town, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 237  (26.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 113  (12.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 91  (10.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 240  (26.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 245  (34.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 113  (15.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 288  (40.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 18 Farms In Richlands Town, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Richlands Town, Virginia

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

The National Bank Of Blacksburg - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 25

Mcnb Bank And Trust Co. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $302.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 1 Branches


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

First Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 159

First Sentinel Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $174.5k
    Industry Specialization: Consumer Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Trupoint Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $424.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12

Grundy National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $344.1k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 8

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Richlands Town, Virginia

  • Mountain Empire


    (about 28.7 miles in Rural Retreat, Virginia; Airport Code: VA3)

  • Mercer County


    (about 35.7 miles in Bluefield, West Virginia; Airport Code: BLF)

  • Lonesome Pine


    (about 40.8 miles in Coeburn, Virginia; Airport Code: LNP)

  • Pike County Hatcher Field


    (about 52.8 miles in Betsy Layne, Kentucky; Airport Code: PBX)

  • Logan County


    (about 52.9 miles in Ethel, West Virginia; Airport Code: WV2)

  • Tri-Cities Regional TN/VA


    (about 54.1 miles in Blountville, Tennessee; Airport Code: TRI)

  • Whitesburg Municipal


    (about 55.7 miles in Crown, Kentucky; Airport Code: BRG)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Richlands Town, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.27%

Carpooled

10.36%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.44%

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

1.39%

Other Means

1.20%

Worked At Home

2.34%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,285

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 109

Female householder, no husband present : 364

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 632

Householder not living alone : 61


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 69

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 8

All other households : 2,374


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,045

Renter-occupied housing units : 240

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 50

Renter-occupied housing units : 59

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 154

Renter-occupied housing units : 210

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 400

Renter-occupied housing units : 293


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 371

$10,000 to $14,999 : 242

$15,000 to $19,999 : 403

$20,000 to $24,999 : 143

$25,000 to $29,999 : 162

$30,000 to $34,999 : 142

$35,000 to $39,999 : 59

$40,000 to $44,999 : 117

$45,000 to $49,999 : 70

$50,000 to $59,999 : 75

$60,000 to $74,999 : 246

$75,000 to $99,999 : 167

$100,000 to $124,999 : 71

$125,000 to $149,999 : 124

$150,000 to $199,999 : 17

$200,000 or more : 42


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Total : 2,832


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Occupied : 2,451

Vacant : 381


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 89

Built 1990 to 1999 : 376

Built 1980 to 1989 : 657

Built 1970 to 1979 : 563

Built 1960 to 1969 : 358

Built 1950 to 1959 : 311

Built 1940 to 1949 : 217

Built 1939 or earlier : 261


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Utility gas : 39

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 120

Electricity : 1,707

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 508

Coal or coke : 48

Wood : 29

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Richlands Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 267

$10,000 to $14,999 : 56

$15,000 to $19,999 : 33

$20,000 to $24,999 : 32

$25,000 to $29,999 : 35

$30,000 to $34,999 : 50

$35,000 to $39,999 : 59

$40,000 to $49,999 : 61

$50,000 to $59,999 : 98

$60,000 to $69,999 : 155

$70,000 to $79,999 : 102

$80,000 to $89,999 : 79

$90,000 to $99,999 : 93

$100,000 to $124,999 : 77

$125,000 to $149,999 : 94

$150,000 to $174,999 : 62

$175,000 to $199,999 : 41

$200,000 to $249,999 : 43

$250,000 to $299,999 : 83

$300,000 to $399,999 : 52

$400,000 to $499,999 : 19

$500,000 to $749,999 : 20

$750,000 to $999,999 : 23

$1,000,000 or more : 15


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Richlands 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 : 25

Home equity loan only : 87

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 7

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 742

Housing units without a mortgage : 788


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $62,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $55,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $42,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $76,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $75,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $62,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $90,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Richlands Town, Virginia: 63.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Richlands Town, Virginia

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 35.71%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 64.29%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Richlands Town, VA): $23,712
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Richlands Town): $48,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Richlands Town): $397
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Richlands Town, Virginia

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 7.7%
Electricity: 58.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 29.9%
Coal Or Coke: 2.9%
Wood: 0.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(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 Richlands Town, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Richlands Town, Virginia

Richlands Home Care, Inc


     Address: 1928 Front Street Suite 206, Richlands, Virginia 24641
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/13/2006

Preferred Home Hlth Srvcs, Inc


     Address: 2011 Second Street, Richlands, Virginia 24641
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/13/2000

Interim Healthcare Of Cedar


     Address: 2296 Cedar Valley Drive Suite 102, Cedar Bluff, Virginia 24609
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 11/4/2005

Tazewell Comm Hospital Hhc


     Address: 141 Ben Bolt Avenue, Tazewell, Virginia 24651
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/10/1985

Special Care Home Health


     Address: Route 460, Anchorage Shopping Center, Vansant, Virginia 24656
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/21/2005

Hospitals Close To Richlands Town, Virginia

Clinch Valley Medical Center


     Address: 2949 W Front St, Richlands, Virginia 24641
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Tazewell Community Hosp


     Address: 141 Ben Bolt Avenue, Tazewell, Virginia 24651
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Buchanan General Hospital


     Address: Route 5 Box 20, Grundy, Virginia 24614
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Russell County Medical Center


     Address: Carroll & Tate Streets, Lebanon, Virginia 24266
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Smyth County Community Hospital


     Address: 565 Radio Hill Road, Marion, Virginia 24354
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Richlands Town, Virginia

Clinch Valley Medical Center


     Address: 2949 W Front St, Richlands, Virginia 24641
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 8
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Heritage Hall Tazewell


     Address: 121 Ben Bolt Avenue, Tazewell, Virginia 24651
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 148
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Heritage Hall Grundy


     Address: 2966 Slate Creek Road, Grundy, Virginia 24614
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Mcdowell Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc


     Address: Po Box 220, Gary, West Virginia 24836
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 102
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Maple Grove Health Care Center


     Address: 318 South East Main Street, Lebanon, Virginia 24266
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 82%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Richlands Town, Virginia

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


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Richlands Town, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 670
    Disabled Workers: 415
    Widowers Workers: 255
    Spouses Workers: 115
    Children Workers: 150


(updated 2007)



Tazewell County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 41.10%
  • Bush & Cheney 57.43%
  • Other 1.47%



(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 Richlands Town, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Tazewell County, VA

5.21 % of Tazewell County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $35,777

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Mercer County , WV 1.01 % ($44,762 AGI )
  • Buchanan County , VA 0.47 % ($32,194 AGI )
  • Russell County , VA 0.42 % ($24,797 AGI )

Relocation away from Tazewell County, VA

5.34 % of Tazewell 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 $33,552

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Mercer County , WV 0.78 % ($27,945 AGI )
  • Russell County , VA 0.40 % ($33,035 AGI )
  • Buchanan County , VA 0.28 % ($27,821 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 Richlands Town, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.

















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Crime Analysis

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

Crime in Richlands Town, Virginia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 72 0 0 25 0 0 0 0
Rape 1 3 4 4 1 2 2 3 0 1 0 0 1
    per 100,000 24 70 97 97 24 48 49 75 0 18 0 0 18
Robbery 0 2 1 4 4 3 3 5 2 2 2 4 0
    per 100,000 0 47 24 97 96 72 73 125 50 35 34 69 0
Assault 11 12 6 6 3 14 15 7 9 7 8 5 11
    per 100,000 261 281 145 145 72 337 367 175 226 124 136 86 195
Burglary 40 41 38 42 40 61 36 36 64 32 61 49 46
    per 100,000 951 960 921 1,015 957 1,467 882 901 1,607 567 1,035 839 814
Larceny Theft 114 141 115 144 166 184 192 180 155 213 190 212 168
    per 100,000 2,709 3,302 2,789 3,482 3,972 4,426 4,702 4,503 3,892 3,772 3,224 3,631 2,972
Vehicle Theft 6 6 7 12 4 7 8 5 5 6 5 4 4
    per 100,000 143 141 170 290 96 168 196 125 126 106 85 69 71
Arson 6 2 2 2 2 3 1 1 0 2 7 3 2
    per 100,000 143 47 48 48 48 72 24 25 0 35 119 51 35
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
3 4 3 4 2 6 5 4 3 3 3 2 3
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
42 48 41 50 53 64 59 56 56 63 66 67 55
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
22 26 22 27 28 35 32 30 30 33 34 35 29


(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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