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People

Total Population 2,124
Male Share of the Population 42.5%
Female Share of the Population 57.5%
Senior Citizens 19.3%
Employed Population 16+ 901
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 31.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $29,375
% Above Poverty Level 74%
% Below Poverty Level 26%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 37.5%
Median Gross Rent $692
Median House Value $111,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 43.7%
US/American 0%
English 8.4%
Irish 7.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Appomattox Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 18 miles E of Lynchburg, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 110 miles N of Raleigh, North Carolina
County Appomattox
Standard Zip Codes 24522
Phone Area Codes 434
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.356
Longitude -78.825

Appomattox Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station APPOMATTOX
Distance 0.6 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 45 F
Apr Temp 42 to 68 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 43 to 69 F
Annual Precip 45.8 inches
Station LYNCHBURG MUNICIPAL AP
Distance 20.7 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 45 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 44 to 68 F
Annual Precip 43.3 inches
Station BROOKNEAL
Distance 21.2 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 44 F
Apr Temp 40 to 67 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 68 F
Annual Precip 44.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Amherst 2,323 $54,784
Brookneal 1,184 $41,458
Charlotte Court House 736 $36,964
Dillwyn 486 $31,944
Lynchburg 78,158 $51,128
Phenix 285 $43,438

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Appomattox Public Libraries

Library
J. Robert Jamerson Memorial Library
106 MAIN STREET
Appomattox, Virginia
(434) 352-5340

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Appomattox High Schools

APPOMATTOX COUNTY HIGH
RT 5 BOX 630
434-352-7146
Serves 712 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.6

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