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People

Total Population 6,683
Male Share of the Population 46.9%
Female Share of the Population 53.1%
Senior Citizens 16.9%
Employed Population 16+ 2,962
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 48.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14%
Median Earnings25+ $26,729
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $21,150
Median Earnings With High School Degree $22,393

Wealth

Median Family Income $44,656
% Above Poverty Level 77.1%
% Below Poverty Level 22.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home 3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.8%
Median Gross Rent $646
Median House Value $120,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14%
US/American 0%
English 16.2%
Irish 11.1%

Buena Vista Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 27 miles NW of Lynchburg, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 141 miles N of Raleigh, North Carolina
County
Standard Zip Codes 24416
Phone Area Codes 540
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.73
Longitude -79.35

Buena Vista 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 LEXINGTON
Distance 6.1 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 44 F
Apr Temp 38 to 68 F
Jul Temp 62 to 87 F
Oct Temp 41 to 69 F
Annual Precip 39.9 inches
Station BEDFORD
Distance 27.8 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 44 F
Apr Temp 42 to 67 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 45 to 69 F
Annual Precip 44.8 inches
Station STAUNTON SEWAGE PLANT
Distance 34.6 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 38 to 63 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 65 F
Annual Precip 38.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Amherst 2,643 $53,792
Buchanan 1,075 $58,472
Craigsville 1,362 $49,570
Glasgow 1,258 $48,889
Goshen 421 $32,708
Lexington 7,114 $59,219
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Buena Vista High Schools

PARRY MCCLUER HIGH
278 HAZEL AVENUE
540-261-2127
Serves 323 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.1

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