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People

Total Population 797
Male Share of the Population 42.7%
Female Share of the Population 57.3%
Senior Citizens 30%
Employed Population 16+ 256
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 37.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 9.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $47,500
% Above Poverty Level 81.4%
% Below Poverty Level 18.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 9.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 39.5%
Median Gross Rent $388
Median House Value $92,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.7%
US/American 0%
English 13%
Irish 14.9%

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

Rich Creek Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 48 miles W of Roanoke, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 149 miles N of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Giles
Standard Zip Codes 24147
Phone Area Codes 540
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.382
Longitude -80.822

Rich Creek 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 STAFFORDSVILLE 3 ENE
Distance 9.9 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 40 F
Apr Temp 38 to 64 F
Jul Temp 60 to 82 F
Oct Temp 39 to 65 F
Annual Precip 39.6 inches
Station BLUESTONE LAKE
Distance 17.7 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 40 F
Apr Temp 39 to 66 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 67 F
Annual Precip 37.7 inches
Station UNION 3 SSE
Distance 19.7 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 40 F
Apr Temp 36 to 63 F
Jul Temp 58 to 84 F
Oct Temp 37 to 66 F
Annual Precip 36.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Dublin 2,665 $43,289
Glen Lyn 152 $67,500
Narrows 2,166 $49,821
Pearisburg 2,727 $52,778
Pembroke 1,328 $49,271
Radford 17,057 $56,032

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

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