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Demographics

People

Total Population8,117
Male Share of the Population48.2%
Female Share of the Population51.8%
Senior Citizens21.4%
Employed Population 16+3,602
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married43.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher34.4%
Median Earnings25+$31,580
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,054
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,063

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,526
% Above Poverty Level80.2%
% Below Poverty Level19.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home5.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.4%
% Using Public Transportation0.8%

Housing

People Living Alone46.2%
Median Gross Rent$592
Median House Value$156,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.2%
English15.2%
Irish12.2%
German12%
Italian4.1%
Dutch2%
Scottish1.8%
Greek1.3%
Swiss1.2%
Polish1.1%
Welsh0.8%
Arab0.7%
African0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
Slovak0.3%
Australian0.3%
Canadian0.2%
Swedish0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
French Except Basque0.2%
Danishn0.1%
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Abingdon Almanac

CategoryValue
County Washington County
Standard Zip Codes24210, 24211
P.O. Box Zip Codes24212
Phone Area Codes276
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude36.77
Approximate Longitude-82.03

Abingdon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationABINGDON 3 S
Distance3 miles
Jan Temp22 to 43 F
Apr Temp39 to 67 F
Jul Temp61 to 85 F
Oct Temp40 to 68 F
Annual Precip47.4 inches
StationSALTVILLE 1 N
Distance16.8 miles
Jan Temp21 to 43 F
Apr Temp38 to 66 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp39 to 68 F
Annual Precip44.9 inches
StationMARION
Distance26.6 miles
Jan Temp23 to 43 F
Apr Temp38 to 67 F
Jul Temp60 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 68 F
Annual Precip45 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bristol17,340$47,676
Cleveland184$27,083
Damascus694$37,063
Glade Spring1,527$58,651
Lebanon3,351$54,063
Saltville2,257$35,250

Abingdon Public Libraries

Washington County Public Library
205 OAK HILL STREET
Abingdon, Virginia
(276) 676-6222

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Abingdon Hospitals

Johnston Memorial Hospital
16000 Johnston Memorial Drive
(276) 258-1000

Abingdon Public Schools

A. Linwood Holton Gov. Sch.
Southwest Va Higher Ed Center, One Partnership Circle
ZIP: 24210
(276) 469-4027
Abingdon Elem
19431 Woodland Hills Rd
ZIP: 24210
(276) 739-3400
Primary
Total Enrollment 512
Abingdon High
705 Thompson Dr
ZIP: 24210
(276) 739-3200
High
Total Enrollment 852
Career & Technical Education Center
255 Stanley St
ZIP: 24210
(276) 739-3100
Career & Technical Education Center
850 Thompson Dr
ZIP: 24210
(276) 739-3140
E.b. Stanley Middle
297 Stanley St
ZIP: 24210
(276) 739-3300
Middle
Total Enrollment 700
Greendale Elem
13092 Mcguffie Rd
ZIP: 24210
(276) 739-3500
Primary
Total Enrollment 335
Watauga Elem
23181 Watauga Rd
ZIP: 24211
(276) 739-3600
Primary
Total Enrollment 572
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