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People

Total Population 3,553
Male Share of the Population 53.7%
Female Share of the Population 46.3%
Senior Citizens 22.2%
Employed Population 16+ 1,316
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 50.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 20.4%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $40,170
% Above Poverty Level 76.3%
% Below Poverty Level 23.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.8%
Median Gross Rent $755
Median House Value $112,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 48.1%
US/American 0%
English 3.1%
Irish 2.9%

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

Blackstone Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 43 miles SW of Richmond, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 97 miles N of Raleigh, North Carolina
County Nottoway
Standard Zip Codes 23824
Phone Area Codes 434
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.08
Longitude -77.997

Blackstone 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 CAMP PICKETT
Distance 3.7 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 47 F
Apr Temp 42 to 69 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 70 F
Annual Precip 46.5 inches
Station AMELIA 4 SW
Distance 16.8 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 46 F
Apr Temp 41 to 69 F
Jul Temp 65 to 89 F
Oct Temp 43 to 70 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches
Station FARMVILLE 2 N
Distance 27.5 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 48 F
Apr Temp 43 to 71 F
Jul Temp 65 to 89 F
Oct Temp 44 to 71 F
Annual Precip 44.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Alberta 296 $0
Burkeville 400 $60,521
Crewe 2,746 $50,238
Kenbridge 1,233 $47,794
McKenney 401 $44,500
Victoria 1,809 $45,781

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

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