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Demographics Analysis

The people of Tazewell 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
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 158

5 to 9 years : 178

10 to 14 years : 152

15 to 17 years : 74

18 and 19 years : 22

20 years : 18

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 218

25 to 29 years : 132

30 to 34 years : 180

35 to 39 years : 123

40 to 44 years : 103

45 to 49 years : 133

50 to 54 years : 168

55 to 59 years : 106

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 61

65 and 66 years : 69

67 to 69 years : 39

70 to 74 years : 47

75 to 79 years : 64

80 to 84 years : 22

85 years and over : 6

Female:

Under 5 years : 160

5 to 9 years : 92

10 to 14 years : 99

15 to 17 years : 37

18 and 19 years : 19

20 years : 71

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 106

25 to 29 years : 187

30 to 34 years : 117

35 to 39 years : 119

40 to 44 years : 132

45 to 49 years : 114

50 to 54 years : 100

55 to 59 years : 177

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 78

65 and 66 years : 38

67 to 69 years : 50

70 to 74 years : 98

75 to 79 years : 103

80 to 84 years : 74

85 years and over : 148


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,805

Multiple ancestry : 1,109

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 28

Ancestry not reported : 1,341


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,223

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 21

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 31

Not a U.S. citizen : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 318

5 to 17 years : 632

18 to 24 years : 471

25 to 34 years : 616

35 to 44 years : 477

45 to 54 years : 515

55 to 59 years : 283

60 and 61 years : 74

62 to 64 years : 139

65 to 74 years : 341

75 years and over : 417

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 191

5 to 17 years : 219

18 to 24 years : 146

25 to 34 years : 363

35 to 44 years : 192

45 to 54 years : 306

55 to 59 years : 213

60 and 61 years : 64

62 to 64 years : 98

65 to 74 years : 246

75 years and over : 279

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 127

5 to 17 years : 405

18 to 24 years : 325

25 to 34 years : 227

35 to 44 years : 285

45 to 54 years : 209

55 to 59 years : 70

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 41

65 to 74 years : 83

75 years and over : 124

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 21

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 8

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 5

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 12

75 years and over : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,131

Female : 1,186

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 962

Female : 944

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 21

Foreign born:

Male : 8

Female : 31


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 1,931

Born in other state in the United States : 1,733

Native: born outside the United States : 21

Foreign born : 25


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 459

Now married, except separated : 919

Divorced : 210

Separated : 90

Widowed : 253

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 378

Now married, except separated : 738

Divorced : 141

Separated : 33

Widowed : 163

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 21

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 12

Separated : 0

Widowed : 19


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,908

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Tazewell Town, Virginia

  • United States Or American: 645   (21.8%)
  • Other Groups: 587   (19.9%)
  • Irish: 441   (14.9%)
  • German: 404   (13.7%)
  • English: 280   (9.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 165   (5.6%)
  • Italian: 57   (1.9%)
  • Dutch: 53   (1.8%)
  • Scottish: 41   (1.4%)
  • Hungarian: 40   (1.4%)
  • Arab: 32   (1.1%)
  • Norwegian: 28   (0.9%)
  • British: 28   (0.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 25   (0.8%)
  • Austrian: 21   (0.7%)
  • Polish: 20   (0.7%)
  • French Canadian: 18   (0.6%)
  • European: 18   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 13   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 12   (0.4%)
  • Romanian: 11   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 8   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 6   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Tazewell Town, Virginia is 4,283



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Tazewell Town, Virginia: 2,101
Female Population in Tazewell Town, Virginia: 2,182


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Tazewell Town, Virginia: 31.8
Median Female Resident Age in Tazewell Town, Virginia: 42.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Tazewell Town, Virginia


White


Both sexes

46.4

Male

44.2

Female

47.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

46.2

Male

45.5

Female

47.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

42.0

Male

42.0

Female

35.5

Asian


Both sexes

48.5

Male

48.5

Female

48.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

28.5

Male

28.5

Female

28.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

10.9

Male

10.0

Female

10.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.8

Male

30.0

Female

22.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.5

Male

44.3

Female

48.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Tazewell Town, Virginia


  • White: 3,710
  • African American: 444
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 14
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 9
  • Two or More Races: 106



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 18   (1.4%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 58   (4.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 118   (9.17%)
  • 9th Grade: 31   (2.41%)
  • 10th Grade: 17   (1.32%)
  • 11th Grade: 57   (4.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (0.54%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 401   (31.16%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 88   (6.84%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 187   (14.53%)
  • Associate Degree: 73   (5.67%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 139   (10.8%)
  • Master's Degree: 46   (3.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 47   (3.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 60   (3.55%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 22   (1.3%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 44   (2.6%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 96   (5.67%)
  • 9th Grade: 35   (2.07%)
  • 10th Grade: 39   (2.3%)
  • 11th Grade: 90   (5.32%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 30   (1.77%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 505   (29.85%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 173   (10.22%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 149   (8.81%)
  • Associate Degree: 167   (9.87%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 175   (10.34%)
  • Master's Degree: 79   (4.67%)
  • Professional School Degree: 23   (1.36%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Tazewell Town, Virginia

  • Tazewell County Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 209 West Fincastle, Tazewell, VA 24651, Phone: (276) 988-5511, Students: 6,844 )

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

  • Tazewell Elem.


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 110 Maplewood Lane, Tazewell, VA 24651, Phone: (276) 988-4441, Students: 558 )

  • Tazewell Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 100 Bulldog Lane, Tazewell, VA 24651, Phone: (276) 988-6513, Students: 544 )

  • Tazewell Co Career & Tech Ctr


    ( Location: 114 Mapleweood Lane, Tazewell, VA 24651, Phone: (276) 988-2529, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Tazewell Town, Virginia

  • Tazewell High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 627 East Fincastle, Tazewell, VA 24651, Phone: (276) 988-6502, Students: 576 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Tazewell Town, Virginia

  • Tazewell County Public Library -- Main Library


    310 E Main Street, Tazewell, VA 24651

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Tazewell Town, Virginia


  • Tazewell County Historical


    100 E Main St, Tazewell, VA 24651
    http://www.tazewellhistory.org

  • Tazewell County Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 916, Tazewell, VA 24651

  • Tazewell High School Hall Of Fame Inc


    Po Box 255, Tazewell, VA 24651

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Tazewell Town, Virginia


Building


(1) Tazewell Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Thompson Valley Volunteer Fire Department And Rescue Squad  

Cemetery


(1) Buchanan Cemetery   (2) Crabtree Cemetery   (3) Thompson Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bundys Chapel   (2) Pleasant Hill Church   (3) Thompson Valley Church  

Civil


(1) Southern District  

Populated Place


(1) Asberrys   (2) Benbow   (3) Criggers   (4) Frog Level   (5) Joe Neets   (6) Mount Gate   (7) Tazewell   (8) Thompson Valley  

Reserve


(1) Beartown Wilderness  

Ridge


(1) Beartown Ridge   (2) Bobs Spur   (3) Grape Ridge   (4) John Spur   (5) Redoak Ridge  

School


(1) Benbow School Historical   (2) Pisgah School Historical   (3) Rhudy School Historical   (4) Thompson School Historical   (5) Thompson Valley Elementary School  

Spring


(1) Beavers Brook Spring  

Stream


(1) Alum Branch   (2) Barkcamp Branch   (3) Beartown Branch   (4) Coon Branch   (5) Cove Branch   (6) Gwyns Branch   (7) Little Beartown Branch   (8) Little Sprouts Creek   (9) Locust Branch   (10) Punch And Judy Creek   (11) Roaring Fork   (12) Shadle Branch   (13) Shinawl Branch   (14) Slickrock Branch   (15) West Fork Plum Creek  

Summit


(1) Bald Hill   (2) Battle Knob   (3) Chimney Rock   (4) Deskin Mountain   (5) Goat Knob   (6) Gobbler Knob   (7) Hutchinson Rock   (8) Knob Mountain   (9) Little Brushy Mountain   (10) Rich Mountain   (11) Steer Knob   (12) Tater Knob   (13) Wynne Peak  

Valley


(1) North Hollow   (2) Poor Valley   (3) Possum Hollow   (4) Rattlesnake Hollow   (5) Sugar Tree Hollow   (6) Witten Valley  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Tazewell Town, Virginia

24651 (pop. 6,040)


Cities Nearby Tazewell Town, Virginia

Southern District, VA  (pop. 8,052) 1.3 Miles
Northern District, VA  (pop. 8,617) 8.6 Miles
Sharon District, VA  (pop. 2,165) 13.1 Miles
Cedar Bluff Town, VA  (pop. 1,076) 13.8 Miles
Claypool Hill Cdp, VA  (pop. 1,723) 13.8 Miles
Northwestern District, VA  (pop. 9,302) 14.5 Miles
North Fork District, VA  (pop. 3,996) 15.2 Miles
Bluefield Town, VA  (pop. 5,159) 15.7 Miles
Pocahontas Town, VA  (pop. 448) 15.8 Miles
Richlands Town, VA  (pop. 5,667) 15.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Tazewell Town, Virginia

276



Elevation in Tazewell Town, Virginia is 2,461.0 ft. (750.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Tazewell Town, Virginia

Lat: 37.126938 N        Long: -81.519455 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 33   (2.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 40   (2.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 60   (3.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 172   (11.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 102   (6.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 124   (8.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 375   (24.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 214   (13.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 82   (5.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 99   (6.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 13   (0.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 11   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 125   (8.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 108   (6.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,257

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 117

In 3-person carpool : 49

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 : 17

Other means : 7

Worked at home : 20


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 96

5 to 9 minutes : 221

10 to 14 minutes : 212

15 to 19 minutes : 132

20 to 24 minutes : 311

25 to 29 minutes : 111

30 to 34 minutes : 119

35 to 39 minutes : 7

40 to 44 minutes : 21

45 to 59 minutes : 167

60 to 89 minutes : 26

90 or more minutes : 24


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 885

No Social Security income : 759


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 449

No retirement income : 1,195


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 167

$10,000 to $14,999 : 35

$15,000 to $19,999 : 65

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 74

$30,000 to $34,999 : 127

$35,000 to $39,999 : 56

$40,000 to $44,999 : 16

$45,000 to $49,999 : 50

$50,000 to $59,999 : 13

$60,000 to $74,999 : 213

$75,000 to $99,999 : 95

$100,000 to $124,999 : 108

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 24

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $39,635


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Tazewell Town, 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)
  • 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 Tazewell Town, 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.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Kimball, WV; Owner: New Beginning World Outreach Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Bluefield, WV; Owner: West Virginia Educational Broadcasting Authority)
  • 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.)
  • 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 Tazewell Town, Virginia

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

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Tazewell Town, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 194  (25.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 89  (11.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 140  (18.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 170  (22.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 338  (39.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 174  (20.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 294  (34.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 167 Farms In Tazewell Town, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Tazewell Town, Virginia

The National Bank Of Blacksburg - 1 Branches


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

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 1 Branches


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

New Peoples Bank, Inc. - 1 Branches


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

Carter Bank & Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 123

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Tazewell Town, Virginia

  • Mountain Empire


    (about 18.6 miles in Rural Retreat, Virginia; Airport Code: VA3)

  • Mercer County


    (about 20.7 miles in Bluefield, West Virginia; Airport Code: BLF)

  • New River Valley


    (about 46.3 miles in Fairlawn, Virginia; Airport Code: PSK)

  • Raleigh County Memorial


    (about 50.2 miles in Stanaford, West Virginia; Airport Code: BKW)

  • Logan County


    (about 54.8 miles in Ethel, West Virginia; Airport Code: WV2)

  • Lonesome Pine


    (about 56.7 miles in Coeburn, Virginia; Airport Code: LNP)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Tazewell Town, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.02%

Carpooled

12.56%

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

0.25%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.53%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.64%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 706

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 122

Female householder, no husband present : 261

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 514

Householder not living alone : 41


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 33

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 14

All other households : 1,597


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 522

Renter-occupied housing units : 184

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 122

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 126

Renter-occupied housing units : 135

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 252

Renter-occupied housing units : 303


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 297

$10,000 to $14,999 : 139

$15,000 to $19,999 : 156

$20,000 to $24,999 : 111

$25,000 to $29,999 : 109

$30,000 to $34,999 : 180

$35,000 to $39,999 : 56

$40,000 to $44,999 : 25

$45,000 to $49,999 : 63

$50,000 to $59,999 : 22

$60,000 to $74,999 : 213

$75,000 to $99,999 : 95

$100,000 to $124,999 : 108

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 35

$200,000 or more : 26


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Total : 1,909


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Occupied : 1,644

Vacant : 265


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 98

Built 1990 to 1999 : 216

Built 1980 to 1989 : 324

Built 1970 to 1979 : 298

Built 1960 to 1969 : 249

Built 1950 to 1959 : 229

Built 1940 to 1949 : 285

Built 1939 or earlier : 210


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Utility gas : 11

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 92

Electricity : 1,285

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 183

Coal or coke : 13

Wood : 60

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Tazewell Town, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 42

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 56

$40,000 to $49,999 : 34

$50,000 to $59,999 : 151

$60,000 to $69,999 : 68

$70,000 to $79,999 : 39

$80,000 to $89,999 : 69

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 134

$125,000 to $149,999 : 47

$150,000 to $174,999 : 51

$175,000 to $199,999 : 63

$200,000 to $249,999 : 40

$250,000 to $299,999 : 18

$300,000 to $399,999 : 33

$400,000 to $499,999 : 37

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Tazewell 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 : 18

Home equity loan only : 53

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 364

Housing units without a mortgage : 465


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $149,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $60,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $108,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $110,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $58,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $75,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $130,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Tazewell Town, Virginia: 63.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Tazewell Town, Virginia

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 69.42%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 30.58%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Tazewell Town, Virginia

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 75 75 $6,725,490
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

75 75 $6,725,490
2000        
  Single Family 79 79 $8,122,050
  Two Family 1 2 $168,840
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $249,480
  Five or More Family 1 6 $300,535
  Total

83 94 $8,840,905
2001        
  Single Family 69 69 $6,576,077
  Two Family 1 2 $119,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

70 71 $6,695,077
2002        
  Single Family 69 69 $6,778,128
  Two Family 3 6 $460,928
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

72 75 $7,239,056
2003        
  Single Family 73 73 $7,291,917
  Two Family 1 2 $114,240
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $284,457
  Five or More Family 2 14 $482,000
  Total

78 96 $8,172,614
2004        
  Single Family 70 70 $7,456,116
  Two Family 1 2 $162,700
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $113,526
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

72 75 $7,732,342
2005        
  Single Family 68 68 $7,128,023
  Two Family 3 6 $549,137
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $92,290
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

73 80 $7,769,450
2006        
  Single Family 128 128 $9,481,583
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

128 128 $9,481,583


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Tazewell Town, VA): $28,510
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Tazewell Town): $65,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



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


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Tazewell Town, Virginia

Utility Gas: 0.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.1%
Electricity: 66.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 23.5%
Coal Or Coke: 2.5%
Wood: 0.5%
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 Tazewell Town, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Tazewell Town, Virginia

Tazewell Comm Hospital Hhc


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

Interim Healthcare Of Cedar


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

Preferred Home Hlth Srvcs, Inc


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

Richlands Home Care, Inc


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

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 Tazewell Town, Virginia

Tazewell Community Hosp


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

Clinch Valley Medical Center


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

Bluefield Regional Medical Center


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

Southwestern Virginia Mental Health Institute


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

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 Tazewell Town, Virginia

Heritage Hall Tazewell


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

Clinch Valley Medical Center


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

Westwood Center


     Address: Westwood Medical Park, Bluefield, Virginia 24605
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 89%

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%

Maples Nursing Home


     Address: 1600 Bland Street, Bluefield, West Virginia 24701
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: Not Avai%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Tazewell Town, Virginia

Name: McGuire
Address: 12700 Hagers Ferry Road; Huntersville, NC 28078-9340
Distance: 124 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Tazewell Town, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 785
    Disabled Workers: 380
    Widowers Workers: 200
    Spouses Workers: 125
    Children Workers: 225


(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 Tazewell 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 Tazewell Town, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Tazewell Town, Virginia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
08/02/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $100K --
         
Hail        
06/15/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
01/01/1917, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/18/2006, 09:31 pm 0 0 -- $4K
07/04/2006, 07:23 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/11/2006, 01:24 am 0 0 $3K --
07/04/1997, 06:45 pm 0 0 -- $10K
07/04/1997, 05:07 pm 0 5 $770K --
01/01/1917, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
         





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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 Tazewell Town, Virginia directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Tazewell Town, Virginia

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 0 0 0
Rape 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 0 1 2 1 0
    per 100,000 23 23 48 48 47 45 46 47 0 23 43 22 0
Robbery 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1
    per 100,000 0 23 24 24 24 22 23 23 24 23 0 0 22
Assault 5 6 3 6 6 6 9 9 4 6 2 6 6
    per 100,000 117 138 72 144 142 135 206 211 94 140 43 129 133
Burglary 28 52 12 20 24 15 21 11 18 23 15 56 14
    per 100,000 656 1,200 289 481 569 337 481 258 424 537 320 1,207 311
Larceny Theft 107 104 80 105 103 90 74 65 71 103 82 86 69
    per 100,000 2,505 2,400 1,925 2,526 2,441 2,023 1,694 1,523 1,672 2,405 1,751 1,853 1,531
Vehicle Theft 6 7 6 5 7 11 3 3 2 1 3 2 3
    per 100,000 140 162 144 120 166 247 69 70 47 23 64 43 67
Arson 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1
    per 100,000 23 0 0 24 0 0 0 0 24 0 0 22 22
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 1 2 1 2 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
36 41 25 33 34 29 25 20 23 32 25 36 22
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
19 21 13 18 18 16 14 11 12 17 13 19 12


(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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