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People

Total Population 2,714
Male Share of the Population 49.8%
Female Share of the Population 50.2%
Senior Citizens 11.3%
Employed Population 16+ 1,269
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 54.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 9.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $60,925
% Above Poverty Level 86.7%
% Below Poverty Level 13.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 2.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.6%
% Using Public Transportation 1%

Housing

People Living Alone 26.6%
Median Gross Rent $663
Median House Value $173,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 20.9%
US/American 0%
English 6.4%
Irish 5.2%

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

Grottoes Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 64 miles N of Lynchburg, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 106 miles SW of Washington, District of Columbia
County Rockingham
Standard Zip Codes 24441
Phone Area Codes 540
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.267
Longitude -78.826

Grottoes 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 DALE ENTERPRISE
Distance 13.9 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 41 F
Apr Temp 38 to 64 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 41 to 66 F
Annual Precip 36.1 inches
Station STAUNTON SEWAGE PLANT
Distance 15.1 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 41 F
Apr Temp 38 to 63 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 65 F
Annual Precip 38.8 inches
Station TIMBERVILLE 3 E
Distance 27.1 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 43 F
Apr Temp 40 to 67 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 69 F
Annual Precip 35.1 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Grottoes, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Harriston (24441)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bridgewater 5,844 $62,483
Dayton 1,654 $53,068
Elkton 2,779 $54,318
Harrisonburg 51,388 $55,774
Mount Crawford 431 $64,500
Waynesboro 21,150 $55,540

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

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