Union strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in West Virginia):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Union to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in West Virginia (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share 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|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||39 miles NW of Roanoke, Virginia (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||164 miles NW of Raleigh, North Carolina|
|Standard Zip Codes||24983|
|Phone Area Codes||304|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||UNION 3 SSE|
|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|
|Station||STAFFORDSVILLE 3 ENE|
|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|
|Jan Temp||21 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||42.6 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.75|
|American Indian & Alaskan||5||0.9%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||1||0.2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||550|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||10.3%|
|French (except Basque)||4.4%|
According to the US Postal Service, Union, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Glace (24983)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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