Pocahontas, Virginia

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Pocahontas Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 74 miles S of Charleston, West Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 146 miles N of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Tazewell
P.O. Box Zip Codes 24635
Phone Area Codes 276
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.303
Longitude -81.339

Pocahontas Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 7.7 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 40 F
Apr Temp 44 to 64 F
Jul Temp 63 to 80 F
Oct Temp 46 to 64 F
Annual Precip 39.6 inches
Station GARY
Distance 12.4 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 44 F
Apr Temp 37 to 67 F
Jul Temp 61 to 86 F
Oct Temp 40 to 68 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches
Distance 14.1 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 38 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 57 to 78 F
Oct Temp 36 to 61 F
Annual Precip 45.7 inches
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Pocahontas Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 441 100%
Male 208 47.2%
Female 233 52.8%
Under 18 109 24.7%
18+ 332 75.3%
65+ 79 17.9%
Median Age 41.3
Average Family Size 2.98
White 424 96.1%
African-American 9 2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 4 0.9%
Mixed Race 3 0.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 8 1.8%

Estimated Pocahontas Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 432
Growth -9
Growth % -2%

Pocahontas 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 33.2%
German 20.3%
Irish 17.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.2%
English 6.8%
Italian 3.1%
European 2.7%
Scottish 1.7%
French (except Basque) 1.4%
Hungarian 1%
Scotch-Irish 1%
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Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Pocahontas 441 $30,357
Bluefield 5,078 $44,000
Tazewell 4,206 $37,792
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Pocahontas High Schools (2004)

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Serves 237 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.3

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