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People

Total Population 381
Male Share of the Population 42.8%
Female Share of the Population 57.2%
Senior Citizens 20.2%
Employed Population 16+ 144
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 35.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 6.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $40,568
% Above Poverty Level 82.9%
% Below Poverty Level 17.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.3%
Median Gross Rent $632
Median House Value $92,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11%
US/American 0%
English 15.2%
Irish 5.2%

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

Goshen Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 46 miles NW of Lynchburg, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 148 miles SW of Washington, District of Columbia
County Rockbridge
Standard Zip Codes 24439
Phone Area Codes 540
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.986
Longitude -79.498

Goshen 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 13.7 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 GATHRIGHT DAM
Distance 24.8 miles
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
Station STAUNTON SEWAGE PLANT
Distance 26.4 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
Buena Vista 6,666 $34,087
Clifton Forge 3,839 $48,487
Craigsville 1,164 $45,703
Glasgow 1,362 $50,119
Iron Gate 354 $41,250
Lexington 7,071 $56,250

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

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