Demographics

People

Total Population262
Male Share of the Population51.5%
Female Share of the Population48.5%
Senior Citizens26.3%
Employed Population 16+92
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married55.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher27.2%
Median Earnings25+$30,625
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,938

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,375
% Above Poverty Level82.8%
% Below Poverty Level17.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone25%
Median Gross Rent$638
Median House Value$66,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.7%
Irish8.8%
German6.9%
English6.1%
Italian3.1%
Polish1.1%
Scottish1.1%
Swiss0.8%
Dutch0.8%
Swedish0.4%
Norwegian0.4%
Austrian0.4%
French Except Basque0.4%
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Iron Gate Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyAlleghany County
P.O. Box Zip Codes24448
Phone Area Codes540
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude37.8
Approximate Longitude-79.79

Iron Gate Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCOVINGTON FILTER PLANT
Distance10.6 miles
Jan Temp21 to 43 F
Apr Temp38 to 68 F
Jul Temp61 to 88 F
Oct Temp40 to 70 F
Annual Precip37.2 inches
StationGATHRIGHT DAM
Distance13.6 miles
Jan Temp21 to 41 F
Apr Temp38 to 65 F
Jul Temp60 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 67 F
Annual Precip38.7 inches
StationLEXINGTON
Distance20.5 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Buchanan1,179$68,125
Clifton Forge3,603$46,429
Covington5,582$56,442
Fincastle411$59,375
Goshen333$40,577
Lexington7,110$69,677
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