Demographics

People

Total Population4,395
Male Share of the Population49.4%
Female Share of the Population50.6%
Senior Citizens23.2%
Employed Population 16+1,292
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married50.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.5%
Median Earnings25+$31,786
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,645
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,713

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,444
% Above Poverty Level86.8%
% Below Poverty Level13.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home3.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.9%
Median Gross Rent$664
Median House Value$113,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)30.1%
Irish18.7%
English6.9%
German6.5%
African1.6%
Italian1.4%
Norwegian1.1%
Welsh1%
Scottish0.8%
Dutch0.8%
French Except Basque0.5%
Luxemburger0.4%
Serbian0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Swedish0.3%
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Tazewell Almanac

CategoryValue
County Tazewell County
Standard Zip Codes24651
P.O. Box Zip Codes24608
Phone Area Codes276
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude37.12
Approximate Longitude-81.51

Tazewell Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBURKES GARDEN
Distance10.3 miles
Jan Temp20 to 38 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp57 to 78 F
Oct Temp36 to 61 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches
StationRICHLANDS
Distance15.5 miles
Jan Temp21 to 42 F
Apr Temp37 to 64 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp39 to 66 F
Annual Precip40.4 inches
StationBLAND
Distance22.3 miles
Jan Temp19 to 41 F
Apr Temp35 to 62 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 66 F
Annual Precip40.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bluefield5,058$56,847
Cedar Bluff1,085$44,583
Marion5,814$42,516
Pocahontas334$40,625
Richlands5,513$48,308
Rural Retreat1,644$56,944

Tazewell Public Libraries

Tazewell County Public Library
310 E. MAIN STREET
Tazewell, Virginia
(276) 988-2541

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Tazewell Hospitals

Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital
(Non-profit)
141 Ben Bolt Avenue
(276) 988-8700

Tazewell Public Schools

Tazewell Co. Career & Tech. Ctr.
260 Advantage Road
ZIP: 24651
(276) 988-2529
Tazewell Elem
175 Parkview Drive
ZIP: 24651
(276) 988-4441
Primary
Total Enrollment 542
Tazewell High
167 Cosby Blvd
ZIP: 24651
(276) 988-6502
High
Total Enrollment 616
Tazewell Middle
367 Hope Street
ZIP: 24651
(276) 988-6513
Middle
Total Enrollment 444
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