Rural Retreat strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Virginia):
Low Property Crime
Low Violent Crime
Comparing Rural Retreat to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Virginia (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||72 miles NE of Johnson City, Tennessee (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||117 miles N of Charlotte, North Carolina|
|Standard Zip Codes||24368|
|Phone Area Codes||276|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||WYTHEVILLE 1 S|
|Jan Temp||20 to 42 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||37.8 inches|
|Jan Temp||19 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 66 F|
|Annual Precip||40.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||23 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||37.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.84|
|American Indian & Alaskan||4||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||5||0.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,354|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||11%|
|French (except Basque)||2.6%|
According to the US Postal Service, Rural Retreat, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Grosclose (24368)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Change the World with American University
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RURAL RETREAT HIGH
321 E BUCK ST
A Magnet School.
Serves 363 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Vonore, Tennessee||86||28.8%||15.1%||13.6%||27||$41,125||7.2%||4.5%||1,162||10.5%||74.9||0.9%||10.3|
|2. Lakeview, Michigan||82.4||23%||20.1%||9.9%||26||$38,594||6.2%||2.4%||1,112||9.9%||63||3.3%||5.4|
|3. Watervliet, Michigan||80.3||27.9%||13.6%||8.7%||21||$42,391||6.1%||2.6%||1,843||6.9%||69.5||0.5%||6|
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