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Demographics Analysis

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

Population By Sex By Age
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 37

5 to 9 years : 61

10 to 14 years : 76

15 to 17 years : 65

18 and 19 years : 11

20 years : 14

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 15

25 to 29 years : 28

30 to 34 years : 54

35 to 39 years : 58

40 to 44 years : 94

45 to 49 years : 95

50 to 54 years : 90

55 to 59 years : 81

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 23

65 and 66 years : 38

67 to 69 years : 67

70 to 74 years : 51

75 to 79 years : 50

80 to 84 years : 23

85 years and over : 2

Female:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 9 years : 76

10 to 14 years : 88

15 to 17 years : 62

18 and 19 years : 6

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 27

25 to 29 years : 80

30 to 34 years : 49

35 to 39 years : 20

40 to 44 years : 103

45 to 49 years : 105

50 to 54 years : 79

55 to 59 years : 117

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 14

65 and 66 years : 38

67 to 69 years : 59

70 to 74 years : 44

75 to 79 years : 31

80 to 84 years : 28

85 years and over : 44


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,296

Multiple ancestry : 410

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 20

Ancestry not reported : 439


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,154

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 2

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 9

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 60

5 to 17 years : 428

18 to 24 years : 80

25 to 34 years : 211

35 to 44 years : 275

45 to 54 years : 369

55 to 59 years : 198

60 and 61 years : 32

62 to 64 years : 37

65 to 74 years : 297

75 years and over : 178

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 60

5 to 17 years : 384

18 to 24 years : 73

25 to 34 years : 187

35 to 44 years : 174

45 to 54 years : 341

55 to 59 years : 114

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 35

65 to 74 years : 232

75 years and over : 159

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 44

18 to 24 years : 7

25 to 34 years : 24

35 to 44 years : 101

45 to 54 years : 26

55 to 59 years : 75

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 2

65 to 74 years : 65

75 years and over : 19

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 : 2

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 : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 9

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
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 876

Female : 913

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 176

Female : 189

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 2

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 9

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 1,767

Born in other state in the United States : 363

Native: born outside the United States : 2

Foreign born : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 246

Now married, except separated : 907

Divorced : 168

Separated : 0

Widowed : 107

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 99

Now married, except separated : 220

Divorced : 18

Separated : 1

Widowed : 27

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 9

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,067

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 38


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sharon District, Virginia

  • United States Or American: 138   (26.3%)
  • German: 126   (24.0%)
  • Irish: 71   (13.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 52   (9.9%)
  • English: 38   (7.2%)
  • Dutch: 31   (5.9%)
  • Other Groups: 29   (5.5%)
  • Italian: 20   (3.8%)
  • Swedish: 15   (2.9%)
  • Norwegian: 5   (1.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sharon District, Virginia is 2,165



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sharon District, Virginia: 1,063
Female Population in Sharon District, Virginia: 1,102


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sharon District, Virginia: 46.1
Median Female Resident Age in Sharon District, Virginia: 45.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sharon District, Virginia


White


Both sexes

47.1

Male

45.6

Female

48.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

43.5

Male

38.8

Female

51.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

19.0

Male

36.5

Female

19.0

Asian


Both sexes

32.5

Male

0.0

Female

32.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

52.5

Male

53.5

Female

51.5

Other


Both sexes

55.5

Male

55.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

8.3

Male

8.5

Female

7.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.5

Male

32.5

Female

60.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.1

Male

45.7

Female

48.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Sharon District, Virginia


  • White: 2,141
  • African American: 20
  • American Indian: 4
  • Asian: 0
  • 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 Sharon District, Virginia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (4.18%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (2.93%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 16   (6.69%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (2.51%)
  • 10th Grade: 27   (11.3%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (2.51%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 6   (2.51%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 81   (33.89%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (5.02%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 41   (17.15%)
  • Associate Degree: 5   (2.09%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 17   (7.11%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (2.09%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 17   (6.49%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (2.67%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 24   (9.16%)
  • 9th Grade: 7   (2.67%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (2.67%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (2.29%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 17   (6.49%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 88   (33.59%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 7   (2.67%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 21   (8.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 27   (10.31%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 27   (10.31%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (2.67%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sharon District, Virginia


Airport


(1) Burkes Garden Airport  

Basin


(1) Burkes Garden   (2) Huff Hollow   (3) Medley Valley  

Building


(1) Burkes Garden Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Ceres Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Grayson Sheriff S Department   (4) Nebo Volunteer Fire Department Station 2   (5) Pulaski County Sheriffs Office   (6) Pulaski Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Burkes Garden Central Cemetery   (2) Cooper Cemetery   (3) Crabtree Cemetery   (4) Cregger Cemetery   (5) Floglesong Cemetery   (6) Goodman Cemetery   (7) Harmon Cemetery   (8) Red Oak Cemetery   (9) Sharon Cemetery   (10) Shewey Cemetery   (11) Thompson Cemetery   (12) Tilson Cemetery   (13) Young Cemetery   (14) Zion Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bethany Church   (2) Central Church   (3) Ezelle Church   (4) Fairview Church   (5) Goodwill Church   (6) Liberty Church   (7) Mount Victory Church   (8) Mount Zion Church   (9) North Holston Church   (10) Red Oak Church   (11) Sharon Church   (12) Young Chapel   (13) Zion Church  

Civil


(1) District 1   (2) Sharon District Historical  

Dam


(1) Gose Mill Dam  

Gap


(1) Heninger Gap   (2) Low Gap   (3) Redding Gap   (4) The Gap   (5) Tilson Gap   (6) Walker Gap  

Lake


(1) Gullion Fork Fishing Ponds  

Locale


(1) Knot Mole Shelter   (2) Tilson Mill   (3) Walker Mountain Lookout  

Park


(1) Burkes Garden Rural Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Burkes Garden   (2) Ceres   (3) Gose Mill   (4) Groseclose Store   (5) Little Town   (6) Nebo   (7) Sharon Springs  

Post Office


(1) Burkes Garden Post Office  

Ridge


(1) Banks Ridge   (2) Big Ridge   (3) Brushy Mountain   (4) Chestnut Ridge   (5) Garden Mountain   (6) Hall Ridge   (7) Walker Mountain  

School


(1) Burkes Garden High School Historical   (2) Cave School Historical   (3) Ezell School Historical   (4) Liberty School Historical   (5) Lick Creek School Historical   (6) Redoak School Historical  

Spring


(1) Blue Spring   (2) Fish Spring   (3) Sharon Springs   (4) Station Spring  

Stream


(1) Alder Cabin Branch   (2) Big Branch   (3) Blue Spring Creek   (4) Bucks Branch   (5) Crooked Run   (6) Dry Branch   (7) Gose Branch   (8) Gullion Fork   (9) Harmon Branch   (10) Heninger Branch   (11) Knot Mole Branch   (12) Laurel Branch   (13) Lick Branch   (14) Lynn Camp Creek   (15) Page Branch   (16) Possum Creek   (17) Rhudy Branch   (18) Snyder Branch   (19) Soap Creek   (20) Station Spring Creek   (21) Totten Branch  

Summit


(1) Big Turkey Knob   (2) Browns Peak   (3) Bryants Knob   (4) Carter Mountain   (5) Ghost Knob   (6) Little Mountain   (7) Little Turkey Knob   (8) Lynn Camp Mountain  

Tower


(1) Walker Mountain Lookout Tower  

Valley


(1) Alum Spring Hollow   (2) Broad Hollow   (3) Channel Rock Hollow   (4) Crawfish Valley   (5) Foglesong Valley   (6) Jacobs Hollow   (7) Jones Hollow   (8) Laurel Hollow   (9) Old Road Hollow   (10) Six Hollow   (11) Six Valley   (12) Sugar Camp Hollow   (13) Whetstone Hollow   (14) Willow Branch Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sharon District, Virginia

24318 (pop. 678)


Cities Nearby Sharon District, Virginia

Black Lick District, VA  (pop. 4,624) 8.1 Miles
Rural Retreat Town, VA  (pop. 1,430) 8.6 Miles
Atkins Cdp, VA  (pop. 816) 11.3 Miles
Southern District, VA  (pop. 8,052) 11.8 Miles
Atkins District, VA  (pop. 4,002) 11.9 Miles
Seddon District, VA  (pop. 1,566) 12.6 Miles
West Wytheville District, VA  (pop. 4,199) 13.1 Miles
Tazewell Town, VA  (pop. 4,283) 13.1 Miles
Wytheville Town, VA  (pop. 8,085) 14.0 Miles
East Wytheville District, VA  (pop. 5,083) 14.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sharon District, Virginia

276



Elevation in Sharon District, Virginia is 2,585.0 ft. (788.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sharon District, Virginia

Lat: 37.017822 N        Long: -81.324713 W



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Economic Analysis

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

Energy Costs In Virginia

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

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Sharon District, Virginia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 21   (7.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 15   (5.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 35   (13.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 70   (26.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 39   (14.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 31   (11.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 25   (9.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 11   (4.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 14   (5.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 4   (1.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 906

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 77

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 13

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 6

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 15

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 6

Worked at home : 43


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 31

5 to 9 minutes : 95

10 to 14 minutes : 174

15 to 19 minutes : 137

20 to 24 minutes : 202

25 to 29 minutes : 78

30 to 34 minutes : 139

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 15

45 to 59 minutes : 98

60 to 89 minutes : 35

90 or more minutes : 19


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 424

No Social Security income : 540


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 139

No retirement income : 825


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 24

$15,000 to $19,999 : 15

$20,000 to $24,999 : 2

$25,000 to $29,999 : 47

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $44,999 : 61

$45,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 92

$60,000 to $74,999 : 201

$75,000 to $99,999 : 89

$100,000 to $124,999 : 50

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $63,049


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Sharon District, Virginia

  • WMEV (1010 AM; 1.0 kW; Marion, VA; Owner: Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WAMN (1050 AM; 1.43 kW; Bluefield, WV; Owner: Wamn, Inc.)
  • WYVE (1280 AM; 2.5 kW; Wytheville, VA; Owner: Three Rivers Media 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)
  • WBLB (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Pulaski, VA; Owner: Wblb, Inc)
  • WHIS (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Bluefield, WV; Owner: Monterey Licenses, Llc)
  • WAEY (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Kegley, WV; Owner: Princeton Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • 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.)
  • WLOY (660 AM; 0.55 kW; Crockett, VA; Owner: Three Rivers Media Corporation)
  • WYRV (770 AM; 5.0 kW; Cedar Bluff, VA; Owner: Faith Christian Music Broadcasting Ministries, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Sharon District, Virginia

  • WFYE (100.5 FM; Marion, VA; Owner: Asradio, Llc)
  • 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.)
  • WPSK-FM (107.1 FM; Pulaski, VA; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Bluefield, WV; Owner: West Virginia Educational Broadcasting Authority)
  • WPIN-FM (91.5 FM; Pulaski, VA; Owner: Positive Alternative Radio, Inc.)
  • WVTR (91.9 FM; Sugar Grove, VA; Owner: Virginia Tech Foundation, Inc.)
  • WMEV-FM (93.9 FM; Marion, VA; Owner: Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WXBX (95.3 FM; Crockett, VA; Owner: Three Rivers Media Corporation)
  • WRIC-FM (97.7 FM; Raven, VA; Owner: Peggy Sue Broadcasting Corporation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Sharon District, Virginia

  • WMSY-TV (Channel 52; Marion, VA; Owner: Blue Ridge Public Television, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Sharon District, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 46  (28.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 11  (6.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 6  (3.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 51  (31.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 48  (41.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 11  (9.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 41  (35.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 79 Farms In Sharon District, Virginia


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Sharon District, Virginia

  • Mountain Empire


    (about 8.6 miles in Rural Retreat, Virginia; Airport Code: VA3)

  • Mercer County


    (about 20.3 miles in Bluefield, West Virginia; Airport Code: BLF)

  • New River Valley


    (about 36.6 miles in Fairlawn, Virginia; Airport Code: PSK)

  • Virginia Tech/Montgomery Executive


    (about 52.2 miles in Blacksburg, Virginia; Airport Code: BCB)

  • Raleigh County Memorial


    (about 53.9 miles in Stanaford, West Virginia; Airport Code: BKW)

  • Wilkes County


    (about 56.3 miles in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina; Airport Code: IKB)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sharon District, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

64.39%

Carpooled

25.90%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

2.88%

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

2.16%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

4.68%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 567

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 92

Female householder, no husband present : 57

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 226

Householder not living alone : 22


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 8

Male householder and female partner : 54

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 902


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 560

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 92

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 49

Renter-occupied housing units : 8

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 177

Renter-occupied housing units : 71


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 101

$10,000 to $14,999 : 43

$15,000 to $19,999 : 59

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 69

$30,000 to $34,999 : 24

$35,000 to $39,999 : 25

$40,000 to $44,999 : 70

$45,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 110

$60,000 to $74,999 : 172

$75,000 to $99,999 : 133

$100,000 to $124,999 : 50

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Total : 1,088


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Occupied : 964

Vacant : 124


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 28

Built 2000 to 2004 : 48

Built 1990 to 1999 : 151

Built 1980 to 1989 : 168

Built 1970 to 1979 : 103

Built 1960 to 1969 : 139

Built 1950 to 1959 : 202

Built 1940 to 1949 : 38

Built 1939 or earlier : 211


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Utility gas : 50

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 98

Electricity : 323

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 255

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 229

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 9


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 32

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 17

$40,000 to $49,999 : 50

$50,000 to $59,999 : 41

$60,000 to $69,999 : 30

$70,000 to $79,999 : 134

$80,000 to $89,999 : 52

$90,000 to $99,999 : 39

$100,000 to $124,999 : 100

$125,000 to $149,999 : 78

$150,000 to $174,999 : 103

$175,000 to $199,999 : 42

$200,000 to $249,999 : 99

$250,000 to $299,999 : 13

$300,000 to $399,999 : 13

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 9

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Sharon District, Virginia)

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

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

Second mortgage only : 13

Home equity loan only : 56

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 445

Housing units without a mortgage : 364


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Sharon District, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : $216,200

Built 2000 to 2004 : $23,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $127,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $105,400

Built 1970 to 1979 : $152,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $135,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $94,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $83,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $55,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sharon District, Virginia: 67.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Sharon District, VA): $27,337
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sharon District): $64,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sharon District): $125
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sharon District, Virginia

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.8%
Electricity: 29.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 47.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 16.2%
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 Sharon District, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Sharon District, Virginia

Virginias Home Health Care


     Address: 544 North Main Street, Rural Retreat, Virginia 24368
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/18/2000

Tazewell Comm Hospital Hhc


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

Circle Home Care


     Address: 245 Holston Rd Suite A, Wytheville, Virginia 24382
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/21/1993

Amedisys Home Health Of Wytheville


     Address: 710 West Ridge Rd Suite 1a, Wytheville, Virginia 24382
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/26/2006

Smyth Cnty Community Hosp Hc


     Address: 1109 Snider Street, Marion, Virginia 24354
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/16/1994

Hospitals Close To Sharon District, Virginia

Tazewell Community Hosp


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

Wythe County Community Hospital


     Address: 600 West Ridge Road, Wytheville, Virginia 24382
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Smyth County Community Hospital


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

Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute


     Address: 340 Bagley Circle, Marion, Virginia 24354
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

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 Sharon District, Virginia

Heritage Hall Tazewell


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

Bland County Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: Route 1 Box 105, Bastian, Virginia 24314
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 47
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Carrington Place At Wytheville - Birdmont Center


     Address: 990 Holston Rd, Wytheville, Virginia 24382
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 122
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Wythe Cnty Community Hosp Ecu


     Address: 600 W Ridge Rd, Wytheville, Virginia 24382
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 7
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Edgemont Center,inc


     Address: 100 Edgemont Road, Wytheville, Virginia 24382
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sharon District, Virginia

Name: McGuire
Address: 12700 Hagers Ferry Road; Huntersville, NC 28078-9340
Distance: 114 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sharon District, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 95
    Disabled Workers: 40
    Widowers Workers: 20
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



Bland County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 29.53%
  • Bush & Cheney 68.48%
  • Other 1.99%



(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 Sharon District, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Bland County, VA

5.88 % of Bland County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,662

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Wythe County , VA 1.19 % ($21,926 AGI )
  • Mercer County , WV 0.71 % ($29,438 AGI )
  • Tazewell County , VA 0.49 % ($47,364 AGI )

Relocation away from Bland County, VA

6.30 % of Bland 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 $33,720

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Wythe County , VA 1.63 % ($33,892 AGI )
  • Mercer County , WV 0.93 % ($24,667 AGI )
  • Tazewell County , VA 0.70 % ($22,813 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 Sharon District, 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 Sharon District, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Virginia

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


(updated 2014)



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