|Male Share of the Population||43.7%|
|Female Share of the Population||56.3%|
|Employed Population 16+||2,387|
|Age of the Population||40|
|% of people married||55.1%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||20.7%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$54,637|
|% Above Poverty Level||89.8%|
|% Below Poverty Level||10.2%|
|Average Commute Time||17 minutes|
|% Working from Home||1.5%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||1.2%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||30.3%|
|Median Gross Rent||$518|
|Median House Value||$100,600|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||23.6%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||72 miles W of Roanoke, Virginia (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||142 miles N of Charlotte, North Carolina|
|Standard Zip Codes||24605|
|Phone Area Codes||276|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Jan Temp||25 to 40 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||39.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||20 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||45.7 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|
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