Floyd, Virginia

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Floyd Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 32 miles SW of Roanoke, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 120 miles N of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Floyd
Standard Zip Codes 24091
Phone Area Codes 540
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.911
Longitude -80.32

Floyd Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station FLOYD 2 NE
Distance 2.6 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 41 F
Apr Temp 35 to 62 F
Jul Temp 58 to 81 F
Oct Temp 37 to 65 F
Annual Precip 40.7 inches
Distance 18.2 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 46 F
Apr Temp 42 to 68 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 70 F
Annual Precip 50.3 inches
Station STUART
Distance 19.6 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 45 F
Apr Temp 43 to 67 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 51.3 inches
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Floyd Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 432 100%
Male 179 41.4%
Female 253 58.6%
Under 18 80 18.5%
18+ 352 81.5%
65+ 133 30.8%
Median Age 48.4
Average Family Size 2.57
White 403 93.3%
African-American 20 4.6%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 3 0.7%
Mixed Race 4 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.7%

Estimated Floyd Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 434
Growth 2
Growth % 0.5%

Floyd Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 34.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.8%
English 13.3%
German 11.9%
Irish 8.1%
French Canadian 3.5%
Scottish 3.2%
Scotch-Irish 3.2%
Italian 2.1%
French (except Basque) 2.1%
Welsh 1.4%
Dutch 0.7%
African 0.4%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Floyd, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Alum Ridge (24091)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Floyd 432 $40,938
Blacksburg 39,573 $51,810
Christiansburg 16,947 $47,428
Dublin 2,288 $37,100
Radford 15,859 $46,332
Rocky Mount 4,066 $38,688
Stuart 961 $35,000
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