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People

Total Population 151
Male Share of the Population 44.4%
Female Share of the Population 55.6%
Senior Citizens 19.2%
Employed Population 16+ 49
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 50.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.8%
Median Earnings25+ $32,917
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $122,574

Wealth

Median Family Income $27,188
% Above Poverty Level 64.9%
% Below Poverty Level 35.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 30 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 18.5%
Median Gross Rent $523
Median House Value $36,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 17.9%
US/American 0%
English 31.1%
Irish 12.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2014, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Oakvale Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 55 miles W of Roanoke, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 145 miles N of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Mercer
P.O. Box Zip Codes 24739
Phone Area Codes 304
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.334
Longitude -80.962

Oakvale 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 ATHENS
Distance 6.4 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 40 F
Apr Temp 37 to 63 F
Jul Temp 59 to 81 F
Oct Temp 39 to 65 F
Annual Precip 37.2 inches
Station STAFFORDSVILLE 3 ENE
Distance 14.3 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 BLAND
Distance 18.3 miles
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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Athens 1,062 $56,250
Bluefield 10,465 $46,905
Bramwell 413 $63,750
Matoaka 252 $25,625
Peterstown 442 $50,833
Princeton 6,387 $48,229

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2014, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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