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Demographics

People

Total Population321
Male Share of the Population50.5%
Female Share of the Population49.5%
Senior Citizens27.4%
Employed Population 16+123
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married49.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20%
Median Earnings25+$31,316
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,875
Median Earnings With High School Degree$18,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,727
% Above Poverty Level87.5%
% Below Poverty Level12.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home7.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.2%
Median Gross Rent$750
Median House Value$66,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.4%
Irish12.8%
German6.5%
English6.2%
Italian2.8%
French Except Basque1.6%
Scottish1.6%
Polish0.9%
Dutch0.9%
Swiss0.6%
Norwegian0.3%
Swedish0.3%
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Iron Gate Almanac

CategoryValue
County Alleghany 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
Buchanan1,094$63,333
Clifton Forge3,792$52,461
Covington5,650$48,194
Fincastle421$66,250
Goshen398$35,313
Lexington7,036$67,457
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