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Demographics

People

Total Population3,978
Male Share of the Population44.3%
Female Share of the Population55.7%
Senior Citizens15.5%
Employed Population 16+1,632
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married41.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.3%
Median Earnings25+$26,836
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,083
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,326

Wealth

Median Family Income$43,500
% Above Poverty Level73.5%
% Below Poverty Level26.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone43.2%
Median Gross Rent$574
Median House Value$92,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.2%
Irish10.5%
German9.6%
English2.9%
Italian2.8%
French Except Basque2.2%
Scottish1.4%
Hungarian0.9%
Polish0.7%
Greek0.5%
Portuguese0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Danishn0.4%
Russian0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Arab0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Dutch0.1%
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Norton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Norton city
Standard Zip Codes24273
Phone Area Codes276
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude36.93
Approximate Longitude-82.62

Norton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWISE 3 E
Distance6.8 miles
Jan Temp23 to 42 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip47 inches
StationPENNINGTON GAP
Distance25.1 miles
Jan Temp22 to 44 F
Apr Temp38 to 67 F
Jul Temp62 to 86 F
Oct Temp40 to 69 F
Annual Precip49.3 inches
StationBRISTOL TRI CITY AP
Distance34.3 miles
Jan Temp24 to 44 F
Apr Temp42 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp42 to 68 F
Annual Precip41.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Appalachia1,843$34,464
Big Stone Gap5,462$45,469
Coeburn2,283$35,682
Dungannon362$28,750
Pound942$40,568
Wise3,145$60,880

Norton Hospitals

Mountain View Regional Medical Center
(Non-profit)
310 3rd Street, Ne
(276) 679-9100
Norton Community Hospital
(Non-profit)
100 15th Street Northwest
(276) 679-9600

Norton Public Schools

Central High
5000 Warrior Drive
ZIP: 24273
(276) 328-8015
High
Total Enrollment 697
J.i. Burton High
109 11th St
ZIP: 24273
(276) 679-2554
High
Total Enrollment 313
Norton Elem
205 E Park Ave
ZIP: 24273
(276) 679-0971
Primary
Total Enrollment 526
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