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Demographics

People

Total Population942
Male Share of the Population52.9%
Female Share of the Population47.1%
Senior Citizens17.9%
Employed Population 16+277
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married58.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.2%
Median Earnings25+$30,993
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,618
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,568
% Above Poverty Level84.4%
% Below Poverty Level15.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home0.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.7%
Median Gross Rent$565
Median House Value$71,000

Ancestry

English16.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.5%
German7.1%
Irish3.7%
Polish2.2%
Welsh1.3%
Croatian1.1%
Swedish0.7%
French Except Basque0.7%
Scottish0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
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Pound Almanac

CategoryValue
County Wise 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
Clinchco343$31,667
Clintwood1,373$50,536
Coeburn2,283$35,682
Haysi501$43,750
Norton3,978$43,500
Wise3,145$60,880

Pound Public Schools

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