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Demographics Analysis

The people of Highland County, 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
(Highland County, Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 9 years : 35

10 to 14 years : 41

15 to 17 years : 46

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 10

21 years : 24

22 to 24 years : 13

25 to 29 years : 56

30 to 34 years : 27

35 to 39 years : 69

40 to 44 years : 75

45 to 49 years : 143

50 to 54 years : 158

55 to 59 years : 95

60 and 61 years : 63

62 to 64 years : 37

65 and 66 years : 41

67 to 69 years : 46

70 to 74 years : 68

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 53

85 years and over : 53

Female:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 9 years : 84

10 to 14 years : 60

15 to 17 years : 32

18 and 19 years : 23

20 years : 11

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 8

25 to 29 years : 13

30 to 34 years : 24

35 to 39 years : 99

40 to 44 years : 112

45 to 49 years : 99

50 to 54 years : 107

55 to 59 years : 137

60 and 61 years : 67

62 to 64 years : 58

65 and 66 years : 52

67 to 69 years : 38

70 to 74 years : 62

75 to 79 years : 39

80 to 84 years : 66

85 years and over : 17


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Highland County, Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,551

Multiple ancestry : 490

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 24

Ancestry not reported : 334


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Highland County, Virginia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,371

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 20

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 8

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Highland County, Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 17 years : 298

18 to 24 years : 98

25 to 34 years : 120

35 to 44 years : 355

45 to 54 years : 507

55 to 59 years : 232

60 and 61 years : 130

62 to 64 years : 95

65 to 74 years : 307

75 years and over : 228

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 17 years : 261

18 to 24 years : 95

25 to 34 years : 105

35 to 44 years : 256

45 to 54 years : 320

55 to 59 years : 148

60 and 61 years : 89

62 to 64 years : 51

65 to 74 years : 176

75 years and over : 127

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 37

18 to 24 years : 3

25 to 34 years : 15

35 to 44 years : 99

45 to 54 years : 187

55 to 59 years : 84

60 and 61 years : 21

62 to 64 years : 44

65 to 74 years : 131

75 years and over : 93

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 20

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 : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Highland County, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 830

Female : 827

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 335

Female : 379

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 20

Foreign born:

Male : 8

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Highland County, Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 1,621

Born in other state in the United States : 711

Native: born outside the United States : 20

Foreign born : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Highland County, Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 327

Now married, except separated : 849

Divorced : 125

Separated : 14

Widowed : 123

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 49

Now married, except separated : 485

Divorced : 38

Separated : 0

Widowed : 112

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 20

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 8

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,370


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Highland County, Virginia

  • German: 526   (25.0%)
  • United States Or American: 361   (17.1%)
  • English: 270   (12.8%)
  • Irish: 241   (11.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 184   (8.7%)
  • Other Groups: 104   (4.9%)
  • Scottish: 97   (4.6%)
  • Dutch: 66   (3.1%)
  • European: 61   (2.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 58   (2.8%)
  • Welsh: 24   (1.1%)
  • Russian: 22   (1.0%)
  • Italian: 16   (0.8%)
  • Canadian: 10   (0.5%)
  • British: 9   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 9   (0.4%)
  • Belgian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Swedish: 7   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 5   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 4   (0.2%)
  • Polish: 4   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 4   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Highland County, Virginia is 2,399



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Highland County, Virginia: 1,173
Female Population in Highland County, Virginia: 1,226


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Highland County, Virginia: 50.9
Median Female Resident Age in Highland County, Virginia: 50.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Virginia is 38


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Highland County, Virginia


White


Both sexes

52.6

Male

52.2

Female

53.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.0

Male

63.5

Female

15.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

64.5

Male

62.5

Female

66.0

Asian


Both sexes

49.5

Male

63.5

Female

35.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

22.5

Male

25.5

Female

18.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

51.5

Male

32.5

Female

58.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.5

Male

37.0

Female

30.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

52.6

Male

52.1

Female

53.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Highland County, Virginia


  • White: 2,360
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 14
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 3
  • Two or More Races: 22



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Highland County, Virginia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.21%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (1.17%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 21   (2.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 75   (7.96%)
  • 9th Grade: 23   (2.44%)
  • 10th Grade: 30   (3.18%)
  • 11th Grade: 72   (7.64%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 23   (2.44%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 381   (40.45%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 34   (3.61%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 123   (13.06%)
  • Associate Degree: 31   (3.29%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 56   (5.94%)
  • Master's Degree: 40   (4.25%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (1.49%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.64%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 12   (1.22%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (1.11%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 10   (1.01%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 70   (7.09%)
  • 9th Grade: 16   (1.62%)
  • 10th Grade: 59   (5.98%)
  • 11th Grade: 50   (5.07%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 39   (3.95%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 357   (36.17%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 51   (5.17%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 140   (14.18%)
  • Associate Degree: 33   (3.34%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 87   (8.81%)
  • Master's Degree: 30   (3.04%)
  • Professional School Degree: 16   (1.62%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.61%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Highland County, Virginia

  • Highland County Public Schools


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 250, Monterey, VA 24465, Phone: (540) 468-2240, Students: 310 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Highland County, Virginia

  • Highland High


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: Po Box 430, Monterey, VA 24465, Phone: (540) 468-2129, Students: 189 )

  • Highland Elem.


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: P.o. Box 310, Monterey, VA 24465, Phone: (540) 468-2181, Students: 121 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Highland County, Virginia

  • Highland County Public Library


    31 N. Water St., Monterey, VA 24465

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Highland County, Virginia


  • Heartland Earthworks Conservancy


    6636 State Route 753, Hillsboro, OH 45133

  • Highland County Historical Society Inc


    151 E Main St, Hillsboro, OH 45133

  • Highland County Veterans Honor Guardinc


    11514 N Shore Drive, Hillsboro, OH 45133

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Highland County, 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 Highland County, Virginia.

Area Features of Highland County, Virginia


Airport


(1) Hannah Field Airport   (2) Smith Field  

Building


(1) Bridgewater Police Department   (2) Bridgewater Volunteer Fire Company 15   (3) Company 12 Raphine Fire Department   (4) Company 7 South River Fire Department   (5) Dayton Police Department   (6) Grottoes Police Department   (7) Grottoes Volunteer Fire Company 20   (8) Grottoes Volunteer Rescue Squad   (9) Grottoes Volunteer Rescue Squad 20   (10) Highland County Volunteer Fire Department   (11) Highland County Volunteer Rescue Squad   (12) Mcdowell Volunteer Fire Department   (13) Rockingham County Department Of Fire And Rescue  

Cemetery


(1) Blue Grass Cemetery   (2) Fairview Cemetery   (3) Griffin Cemetery  

Church


(1) Asbury Church   (2) Beulah Presbyterian Church   (3) Central Church   (4) Clover Creek Presbyterian Church   (5) Green Hill Church   (6) Hamilton Chapel   (7) Headwaters Brethren Church Historical   (8) Headwaters Presbyterian Church   (9) Hightown Church   (10) Hiner Church   (11) Laurel Gap Church   (12) Lynn Rock Church   (13) Mckendree Church   (14) Monterey Methodist Episcopal Church   (15) Mount Zion Church   (16) New Church   (17) New Salem Church   (18) Pisgah Church   (19) Seybert Chapel   (20) Southall Chapel   (21) Swank Chapel   (22) Thorny Bottom Church   (23) Union Chapel   (24) Victory Chapel   (25) Wesley Chapel  

Civil


(1) Blue Grass District   (2) Highland County   (3) Monterey District   (4) Stonewall District   (5) Town Of Monterey  

Flat


(1) White Oak Flat  

Gap


(1) Galford Gap   (2) Mill Gap   (3) Vanderpool Gap  

Locale


(1) Confederate Breastworks   (2) Forks Of Waters   (3) Head Waters   (4) Locust Springs Picnic Area   (5) Locust Springs Recreation Site  

Park


(1) Highland Wildlife Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Blue Grass   (2) Clover Creek   (3) Doe Hill   (4) Hardscrabble   (5) Hightown   (6) Liberty   (7) Mcdowell   (8) Meadowdale   (9) Mill Gap   (10) Monterey   (11) Mustoe   (12) Naples Historical   (13) New Hampden   (14) Palo Alto   (15) Patna   (16) Possum Trot   (17) Sirons Mill   (18) Trimble   (19) Vanderpool  

Range


(1) Jack Mountain  

Ridge


(1) Back Creek Mountain   (2) Big Crooked Ridge   (3) Big Ridge   (4) Cedar Ridge   (5) Devils Backbone   (6) Dixon Hills   (7) Gregory Ridge   (8) Henry Ridge   (9) Lick Points   (10) Little Ridge   (11) Miracle Ridge   (12) Sapling Ridge   (13) Shaws Ridge   (14) Sorrel Point Ridge   (15) Stark Ridge   (16) Steep Pinch Ridge   (17) Tamarack Ridge   (18) The Divide  

School


(1) Blue Grass School Historical   (2) Columbia Union College Biological Station   (3) Doe Hill School Historical   (4) Flood School Historical   (5) Green Hill School Historical   (6) Headwaters School Historical   (7) Highland Elementary School   (8) Highland High School   (9) Mcdowell High School   (10) Plum Grove School Historical   (11) Strait Creek School Historical   (12) Woods-terry School Historical  

Stream


(1) Bearwallow Run   (2) Benson Run   (3) Blights Run   (4) Broad Run   (5) Brushy Fork   (6) Buck Run   (7) Burners Run   (8) Campbell Run   (9) Carroll Draft   (10) Christian Run   (11) Cold Spring Run   (12) Collins Run   (13) Crab Run   (14) Davis Run   (15) Dry Branch   (16) East Back Creek   (17) Elk Run   (18) Frank Run   (19) Hevener Run   (20) Hulit Draft   (21) Jones Run   (22) Key Run   (23) Knotmaul Run   (24) Laurel Fork   (25) Laurel Run   (26) Left Prong Benson Run   (27) Locust Fork   (28) Locust Spring Run   (29) Lost Run   (30) Lower Mountain Lick   (31) Mill Run   (32) Mullenax Run   (33) Newman Run   (34) Page Run   (35) Peck Run   (36) Right Prong Benson Run   (37) Scaffold Run   (38) Shaws Fork   (39) Siebert Run   (40) Simmons Run   (41) Slabcamp Run   (42) Spring Run   (43) Stillhouse Run   (44) Straight Fork   (45) Strait Creek   (46) Upper Mountain Lick   (47) Vinegar Run   (48) West Strait Creek   (49) White Run   (50) Whitehorn Creek   (51) Whiteman Run   (52) Wooden Run  

Summit


(1) Alum Rock   (2) Bald Knob   (3) Barren Rock   (4) Bear Mountain   (5) Bearcamp Knob   (6) Big Hill   (7) Brushy Hill   (8) Brushy Mountain   (9) Brushy Ridge   (10) Buck Hill   (11) Buck Knob   (12) Buck Mountain   (13) Buffalo Knob   (14) Bullpasture Mountain   (15) Cedar Knob   (16) Doe Hill   (17) Ginseng Mountain   (18) Gulf Mountain   (19) Gwin Mountain   (20) Hulls Hill   (21) Lantz Mountain   (22) Lawson Knob   (23) Little Doe Hill   (24) Little Mountain   (25) Maple Knob   (26) Middle Mountain   (27) Monterey Mountain   (28) Mount Carlyle   (29) Red Oak Knob   (30) Rich Hills   (31) Seybert Hills   (32) Sheep Knob   (33) Signal Corps Knob   (34) Sittlington Hill   (35) Snowy Mountain   (36) Sounding Knob   (37) Summers Mountain   (38) The Stamp   (39) Tims Knob   (40) Trimble Knob  

Trail


(1) Benson Run Trail   (2) Christian Run Trail   (3) Hupman Valley Trail   (4) Jones Trail   (5) Laurel Fork Trail   (6) Locust Spring Run Trail   (7) Middle Mountain Trail   (8) Mountain Path  

Valley


(1) Back Draft   (2) Black Gum Draft   (3) Bluegrass Valley   (4) Botkin Hollow   (5) Briery Draft   (6) Cabin Hollow   (7) Church Hollow   (8) Claylick Hollow   (9) Clover Lick Hollow   (10) Devrick Hollow   (11) Falls Hollow   (12) Hamilton Draft   (13) Hickory Log Hollow   (14) Hiner Hollow   (15) Hoop Hole Hollow   (16) Horsehole Hollow   (17) Huffman Hollow   (18) Hupman Valley   (19) Jenny Gwin Draft   (20) Jerry Hollow   (21) Kettle Hollow   (22) Knox Lick Draft   (23) Lick Draft   (24) Locust Hollow   (25) Lynn Stand Hollow   (26) Mccrays Draft   (27) Meadow Draft   (28) Mill Hollow   (29) Mortons Draft   (30) Mudlick Draft   (31) Nelson Draft   (32) Opossum Hollow   (33) Phillips Hollow   (34) Ruckman Draft   (35) Salthouse Hollow   (36) Seldom Seen Hollow   (37) Sheets Hollow   (38) Sites Hollow   (39) Sues Draft   (40) Sugar Tree Draft   (41) Swope Hollow   (42) Vance Hollow   (43) Wallowhole Hollow   (44) Wide Draft   (45) Wide Hollow   (46) Wilson Hollow   (47) Wolfe Draft  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Highland County, Virginia

24465 (pop. 1,513) 24458 (pop. 522) 24413 (pop. 202)
24442 (pop. 124) 24433 (pop. 122)  


Counties Nearby Highland County, Virginia

Highland County, VA  (pop. 2,399) 0.0 Miles
Bath County, VA  (pop. 4,636) 25.3 Miles
Staunton City, VA  (pop. 24,120) 30.8 Miles
Augusta County, VA  (pop. 73,768) 31.1 Miles
Harrisonburg City, VA  (pop. 50,759) 37.8 Miles
Rockingham County, VA  (pop. 77,407) 39.5 Miles
Rockbridge County, VA  (pop. 22,393) 40.6 Miles
Clifton Forge City, VA  (pop. 4,289) 41.3 Miles
Lexington City, VA  (pop. 6,909) 42.0 Miles
Waynesboro City, VA  (pop. 21,145) 42.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Highland County, Virginia

540



Elevation in Highland County, Virginia is 3,684.0 ft. (1,123.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Highland County, Virginia

Lat: 38.383097 N        Long: -79.566729 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 82   (8.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 55   (5.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 43   (4.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 90   (8.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 64   (6.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 151   (14.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 223   (21.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 115   (11.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 49   (4.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 54   (5.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 24   (2.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 15   (1.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 28   (2.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 26   (2.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Highland County, Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 884

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 49

In 3-person carpool : 22

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 : 14

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 : 77

Other means : 4

Worked at home : 148


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Highland County, Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 158

5 to 9 minutes : 250

10 to 14 minutes : 182

15 to 19 minutes : 100

20 to 24 minutes : 56

25 to 29 minutes : 27

30 to 34 minutes : 48

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 54

60 to 89 minutes : 120

90 or more minutes : 55


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Highland County, Virginia)

With Social Security income : 501

No Social Security income : 646


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Highland County, Virginia)

With retirement income : 337

No retirement income : 810


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Highland County, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 22

$10,000 to $14,999 : 34

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 15

$25,000 to $29,999 : 39

$30,000 to $34,999 : 50

$35,000 to $39,999 : 65

$40,000 to $44,999 : 71

$45,000 to $49,999 : 52

$50,000 to $59,999 : 137

$60,000 to $74,999 : 66

$75,000 to $99,999 : 118

$100,000 to $124,999 : 49

$125,000 to $149,999 : 39

$150,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 or more : 21


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Highland County, Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $52,473


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Highland County, Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 201  (29.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 43  (6.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 43  (6.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 57  (8.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 205  (30.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 127  (29.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 88  (20.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 170  (39.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (1.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 9  (2.1%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Highland County, Virginia

Employed: 1,126
Unemployed: 35



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Highland County, Virginia

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Highland County, Virginia

Ground Water

 
Fresh 4.81 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 4.81 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d





There are 346 Farms In Highland County, Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Highland County, Virginia

The Blue Grass Valley Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $75.6k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 2

First And Citizens Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $122.9k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Highland County, Virginia

  • Ingalls Field


    (about 33.2 miles in Hot Springs, Virginia; Airport Code: HSP)

  • Shenandoah Valley Regional


    (about 37.2 miles in Weyers Cave, Virginia; Airport Code: SHD)

  • Elkins-Randolph County-Jennings Randolph Field


    (about 38.3 miles in Elkins, West Virginia; Airport Code: EKN)

  • Grant County


    (about 48.0 miles in Arthur, West Virginia; Airport Code: PGC)

  • Greenbrier Valley


    (about 57.9 miles in Lewisburg, West Virginia; Airport Code: LWB)

  • Charlottesville Albemarle


    (about 62.7 miles in Charlottesville, Virginia; Airport Code: CHO)

  • Oakland Airport


    (about 71.2 miles in Crellin, Maryland; Airport Code: ODM)

  • Benedum


    (about 72.4 miles in Bridgeport, West Virginia; Airport Code: CKB)

  • North Central West Virginia


    (about 72.5 miles in Bridgeport, West Virginia; Airport Code: CKB)

  • Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field


    (about 75.6 miles in Lynchburg, Virginia; Airport Code: LYH)

  • Roanoke Regional/Woodrum Field


    (about 76.5 miles in Roanoke, Virginia; Airport Code: ROA)

  • Gordonsville Municipal


    (about 77.6 miles in Montpelier Station, Virginia; Airport Code: GVE)

  • Front Royal-Warren County


    (about 79.9 miles in Front Royal, Virginia; Airport Code: FRR)

  • Orange County


    (about 82.9 miles in Madison Mills, Virginia; Airport Code: QOR)

  • Garrett County


    (about 83.7 miles in Mc Henry, Maryland; Airport Code: OBT)

  • Morgantown Municipal-Walter L. Bill Hart Field


    (about 89.0 miles in Morgantown, West Virginia; Airport Code: MGW)

  • Culpeper Regional


    (about 92.9 miles in Brandy Station, Virginia; Airport Code: CJR)

  • Winchester Airport


    (about 92.9 miles in Winchester, Virginia; Airport Code: WGO)

  • Winchester Regional


    (about 92.9 miles in Winchester, Virginia; Airport Code: WGO)

  • Virginia Tech/Montgomery Executive


    (about 93.3 miles in Blacksburg, Virginia; Airport Code: BCB)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Highland County, Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

70.34%

Carpooled

19.89%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.90%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

7.87%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 604

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 99

Female householder, no husband present : 108

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 316

Householder not living alone : 20


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Highland County, Virginia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 13

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 1,134


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Highland County, Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 537

Renter-occupied housing units : 67

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 48

Renter-occupied housing units : 51

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 87

Renter-occupied housing units : 21

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 222

Renter-occupied housing units : 114


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Highland County, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 130

$10,000 to $14,999 : 118

$15,000 to $19,999 : 31

$20,000 to $24,999 : 34

$25,000 to $29,999 : 39

$30,000 to $34,999 : 92

$35,000 to $39,999 : 76

$40,000 to $44,999 : 81

$45,000 to $49,999 : 58

$50,000 to $59,999 : 140

$60,000 to $74,999 : 76

$75,000 to $99,999 : 132

$100,000 to $124,999 : 49

$125,000 to $149,999 : 39

$150,000 to $199,999 : 31

$200,000 or more : 21


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Highland County, Virginia)

Total : 2,017


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Highland County, Virginia)

Occupied : 1,147

Vacant : 870


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Highland County, Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Highland County, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 57

Built 1990 to 1999 : 184

Built 1980 to 1989 : 122

Built 1970 to 1979 : 300

Built 1960 to 1969 : 100

Built 1950 to 1959 : 140

Built 1940 to 1949 : 214

Built 1939 or earlier : 900


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Highland County, Virginia)

Utility gas : 16

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 174

Electricity : 191

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 193

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 569

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 4


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Highland County, Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $49,999 : 21

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 23

$70,000 to $79,999 : 16

$80,000 to $89,999 : 49

$90,000 to $99,999 : 28

$100,000 to $124,999 : 89

$125,000 to $149,999 : 100

$150,000 to $174,999 : 159

$175,000 to $199,999 : 60

$200,000 to $249,999 : 64

$250,000 to $299,999 : 65

$300,000 to $399,999 : 44

$400,000 to $499,999 : 26

$500,000 to $749,999 : 68

$750,000 to $999,999 : 18

$1,000,000 or more : 31


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Highland County, 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 : 17

Home equity loan only : 4

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 293

Housing units without a mortgage : 580


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Highland County, Virginia)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $163,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $215,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $176,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $133,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $240,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $137,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $85,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $186,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Highland County, Virginia: 66.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Virginia: 67.0%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Highland County, 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 12 12 $765,933
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $765,933
2000        
  Single Family 20 20 $1,219,219
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $1,219,219
2001        
  Single Family 17 17 $1,282,218
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 17 $1,282,218
2002        
  Single Family 26 26 $2,028,933
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

26 26 $2,028,933
2003        
  Single Family 19 19 $1,897,827
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $1,897,827
2004        
  Single Family 23 23 $2,610,687
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $2,610,687
2005        
  Single Family 23 23 $3,449,587
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

23 23 $3,449,587
2006        
  Single Family 17 17 $3,321,818
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 17 $3,321,818


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Highland County, VA): $29,732
Median Household Income In 2000 (Virginia): $46,677


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Highland County): $88,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Virginia): $118,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Highland County, Virginia

Utility Gas: 0.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 9.7%
Electricity: 14.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 25.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 49.0%
Solar Energy: 0.3%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)









Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Highland County): $339
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Virginia): $650
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Highland County): $623


(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 Highland County, Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Highland County, Virginia

Pocahontas Mem Hosp Hm Hlth De


     Address: Rr2 Box 52w, Buckeye, West Virginia 24924
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/26/1978

Pendleton Home Health Ser


     Address: Box 700 Route 33 East, Franklin, West Virginia 26807
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/2/1979

Community House Home Hlth Svcs


     Address: #1 Wilkerson Avenue, Hot Springs, Virginia 24445
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 8/16/1985

Davis Homecare


     Address: P O Box 1759, Elkins, West Virginia 26241
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/26/1986

First Choice Home Health Services


     Address: 915 Central Avenue, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/5/1988

Hospitals Close To Highland County, Virginia

Pocahontas Memorial Hospital


     Address: Rr Box 52 West, Buckeye, West Virginia 24924
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Bath County Community Hospital


     Address: Rural Route 220 Po Drawer Z, Hot Springs, Virginia 24445
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Western State Hospital


     Address: 1301 Richmond Avenue, Staunton, Virginia 24402
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Davis Memorial Hospital


     Address: Po Box 1484, Elkins, West Virginia 26241
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Rockingham Memorial Hospital


     Address: 235 Cantrell Ave, Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Highland County, Virginia

Pocahontas Center


     Address: Route 1, Box 500, Marlinton, West Virginia 24954
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Pendleton Nursing Home


     Address: 141 Maple Avenue, Franklin, West Virginia 26807
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Springs Nursing Center, The


     Address: Spring Street, Hot Springs, Virginia 24445
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Ruxton Health Of Staunton


     Address: 512 Houston Street, Staunton, Virginia 24402
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 154
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Kings Daughters Community Health & Rehab


     Address: 1410 North Augusta Street, Staunton, Virginia 24401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 99%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Highland County, Virginia

Name: North Anna
Address: PO Box 402; Mineral, VA 23117-0402
Distance: 96 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Highland County, Virginia

    Retired Workers: 745
    Disabled Workers: 90
    Widowers Workers: 115
    Spouses Workers: 65
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Highland County, Virginia


Charges


Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $60,000
Solid Waste Management: $329,000
All Other: $7,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $19,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Education: $10,000
Public Welfare: $137,000
All Other: $55,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $2,168,000
General Support: $177,000
Health & Hospitals: $40,000
Public Welfare: $63,000
All Other: $1,094,000


Local Intergovernmental


Education: $17,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $62,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $3,623,000
Financial Administration: $289,000
Fire Protection: $46,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $360,000
Central Staff Services: $135,000
General Public Buildings: $79,000
Health Services - Other: $169,000
Regular Highways: $96,000
Housing & Community Development: $42,000
Libraries: $32,000
Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
Police Protection: $524,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $62,000
Welfare - Other: $273,000
Solid Waste Management: $250,000
General - Other: $162,000
Water Utilities: $18,000


Construction


Elementary & Secondary Education: $27,000
Water Utilities: $50,000


Other Capital Outlay


Correctional Institutions: $88,000
Judicial: $151,000
Health - Other: $88,000
General - Other: $76,000


General


Interest On Debt: $84,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $6,000


Tax


Property: $3,643,000
Total General Sales: $93,000
Public Utilities: $113,000
Other Selective Sales: $7,000
Motor Vehicle License: $44,000
Other License: $50,000
Documentary & Stock Transfer: $33,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $97,000
Fines & Forfeits: $1,000
General Revenue, Nec: $94,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $283,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $3,533,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $3,796,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $126,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $1,443,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,569,000


(updated 2006)



Highland County, Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 34.34%
  • Bush & Cheney 64.61%
  • Other 1.05%



(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 Highland County, Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Highland County, VA

6.20 % of Highland County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $56,966

Virginia Average 11.06 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

Relocation away from Highland County, VA

5.09 % of Highland 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 $44,213

Virginia Average 10.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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


(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 Highland County, Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Highland County, Virginia


On 06/02/1970, a tornado touched down 17.49 miles from the center of Highland County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 05/04/1990, a tornado touched down 23.4 miles from the center of Highland County, Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 10 injuries and 2 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.



Storms In Highland County, Virginia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
03/02/2007, 05:30 am 0 0 $75K --
06/24/2006, 03:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
09/18/2003, 06:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
03/20/1998, 06:00 pm 0 0 $10K --
01/08/1998, 05:30 am 0 0 $5K --
09/06/1996, 05:00 am 1 0 $1M $50K
05/16/1996, 11:00 pm 0 0 $100K --
01/15/1995, 03:15 am 0 0 $7K --
08/17/1994, 12:00 pm 0 0 $1K --
01/01/1907, 12:00 am 0 0 $20K --
         
Hail        
04/28/2002, 02:20 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/26/1998, 10:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
         
Lightning        
08/09/2000, 09:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/17/1996, 01:00 am 0 0 $1K --
05/14/1995, 06:00 am 0 0 $25K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/08/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
05/21/2004, 07:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/04/2001, 08:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/09/2000, 01:37 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/13/1999, 06:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/28/1998, 10:55 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/27/1998, 09:15 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/27/1998, 09:00 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/26/1998, 10:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/13/1998, 01:28 am 0 0 $5K --
06/13/1998, 01:26 am 0 0 $10K --
06/24/1996, 05:25 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/04/1996, 07:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
04/23/1996, 02:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/18/1995, 10:45 am 0 0 $20K --
04/09/1991, 06:00 pm 0 1 -- --
04/09/1991, 05:30 pm 0 1 -- --
         



Tornados In Highland County, Virginia

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1967-05-21 1 300 -- 0 3 $3K --
  1957-06-29 1 33 1 0 0 $250K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Highland County, Virginia

  • Tropical Depression: BERYL - August 1994 - Wind Speed: 15 Knots
  • Extratropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 40 Knots



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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 Highland County, 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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