Demographics

People

Total Population928
Male Share of the Population51.1%
Female Share of the Population48.9%
Senior Citizens18.9%
Employed Population 16+274
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married53.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.9%
Median Earnings25+$33,920
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$50,083
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,556

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,417
% Above Poverty Level66.9%
% Below Poverty Level33.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30.3%
Median Gross Rent$646
Median House Value$64,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.9%
English9.6%
Irish3.2%
Scottish2%
Welsh1.2%
German0.8%
Croatian0.3%
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Pound Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyWise County
Standard Zip Codes24279
Phone Area Codes276
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude37.12
Approximate Longitude-82.6

Pound 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
Distance9.3 miles
Jan Temp23 to 42 F
Apr Temp41 to 65 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip47 inches
StationGRUNDY
Distance30.6 miles
Jan Temp23 to 46 F
Apr Temp39 to 69 F
Jul Temp63 to 87 F
Oct Temp42 to 71 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches
StationPENNINGTON GAP
Distance34.9 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clinchco303$0
Clintwood1,434$48,500
Coeburn1,669$45,313
Haysi571$0
Norton3,990$41,652
Wise3,047$55,766

Pound Public Schools

J.w. Adams Combined
10824 Orby Cantrell Hwy
ZIP: 24279
(276) 796-5419
Primary
Total Enrollment 566
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