Buchanan strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Virginia):
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing Buchanan to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Virginia (State):
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|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||23 miles NE of Roanoke, Virginia (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||134 miles NW of Raleigh, North Carolina|
|Standard Zip Codes||24066|
|Phone Area Codes||540|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||24 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 71 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||42.3 inches|
|Station||ROANOKE WOODRUM AP|
|Jan Temp||27 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 68 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||42.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||21 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 65 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||38.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.79|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||9||0.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,236|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||15.8%|
|French (except Basque)||0.5%|
|Dutch West Indian||0.2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Buchanan, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Lithia (24066)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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JAMES RIVER HIGH
9906 SPRINGWOOD RD
Serves 486 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.9
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Onalaska, Texas||83.7||29.2%||24.8%||8.9%||35||$33,500||5.8%||8.8%||1,174||15.2%||57.9||26.7%||5.1|
|2. Umatilla, Florida||82.7||30.3%||20.6%||11.1%||25||$37,500||5.6%||6.5%||2,214||11.9%||57.4||5%||19|
|3. Bushnell, Florida||80.6||30.9%||25.8%||10%||30||$34,063||6%||16.6%||2,050||14.7%||47.8||6.6%||12.2|
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