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Demographics

People

Total Population6,610
Male Share of the Population44.1%
Female Share of the Population55.9%
Senior Citizens16.6%
Employed Population 16+2,799
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married49%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.2%
Median Earnings25+$22,453
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,438

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,580
% Above Poverty Level72.4%
% Below Poverty Level27.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home0.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.3%
Median Gross Rent$709
Median House Value$112,400

Ancestry

English15.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.5%
German10.3%
Irish7%
Italian2.4%
Polish1.6%
Dutch1.5%
Swedish1.4%
Scottish1.3%
Norwegian1.3%
Danishn0.8%
French Except Basque0.6%
Ukrainian0.6%
Welsh0.4%
Canadian0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
African0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
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Buena Vista Almanac

CategoryValue
County Buena Vista city
Standard Zip Codes24416
Phone Area Codes434,540
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude37.73
Approximate Longitude-79.35

Buena Vista Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLEXINGTON
Distance6.1 miles
Jan Temp21 to 44 F
Apr Temp38 to 68 F
Jul Temp62 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 69 F
Annual Precip39.9 inches
StationBEDFORD
Distance27.8 miles
Jan Temp25 to 44 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp65 to 86 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip44.8 inches
StationSTAUNTON SEWAGE PLANT
Distance34.6 miles
Jan Temp21 to 41 F
Apr Temp38 to 63 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip38.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Amherst2,519$63,261
Buchanan1,094$63,333
Craigsville1,143$39,750
Glasgow1,221$54,063
Goshen398$35,313
Lexington7,036$67,457

Buena Vista Public Schools

Enderly Heights Elem
101 Woodland Ave
ZIP: 24416
(540) 261-6151
Primary
Total Enrollment 214
Fw Kling Jr Elem
3400 Lombardy Ave
ZIP: 24416
(540) 261-6717
Primary
Total Enrollment 180
Mountain View Elem
20 Burger Circle
ZIP: 24416
(540) 261-2418
Primary
Total Enrollment 145
Parry Mccluer High
100 Bradford Drive
ZIP: 24416
(540) 261-2127
High
Total Enrollment 443
Parry Mccluer Middle
2329 Chestnut Ave
ZIP: 24416
(540) 261-7340
Middle
Total Enrollment 218
Reg Alt Ed Center/buena Vista
2329 Chestnut Avenue
ZIP: 24416
(540) 261-2129
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