Adwolf, Virginia

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 1,530. Population change since 2000: +5.0%
Males: 689  (45.1%)
Females: 841  (54.9%)
Median resident age:  49.1 years
Virginia median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 24319, 24354.

Adwolf Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,383 (it was $37,117 in 2000)
Adwolf:

$48,383
VA:

$62,666

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,098 (it was $16,880 in 2000)

Adwolf CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,734 (it was $73,000 in 2000)
Adwolf:

$79,734
VA:

$239,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $110,692; Detached houses: $115,690; Mobile homes: $64,479

Median gross rent in 2013: $667.

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2013 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Adwolf, VA (2010)

    Adwolf races chart
    • 1,47096.1%White alone
    • 302.0%Hispanic
    • 171.1%Black alone
    • 60.4%Two or more races
    • 40.3%Asian alone
    • 20.1%Other race alone
    • 10.07%American Indian alone

Races in Adwolf detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Adwolf: 83.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Adwolf, VA forum
Discuss Adwolf, Virginia on our local forum with over 2,000,000 registered users

Latest news from Adwolf, VA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: United States (27.1%), English (15.6%), German (10.1%), Irish (5.2%), Scotch-Irish (4.9%), Scottish (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 2320 feet

Land area: 7.85 square miles.

Population density: 195 people per square mile   (very low).

Adwolf,VA real estate house value index trend

Adwolf, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Adwolf:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Adwolf CDP:

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 48.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 21.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $623 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $666 (1.0%)

Adwolf satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (53.4 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (109.9 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (413.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: McMullin, VA (1.5 miles ), Seven Mile Ford, VA (1.7 miles ), Chilhowie, VA (2.3 miles ), Marion, VA (2.3 miles ), Plum Creek, VA (2.9 miles ), Troutdale, VA (3.1 miles ), Sugar Grove, VA (3.2 miles ), Glade Spring, VA (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 36.78 N, Longitude: 81.59 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 276

Adwolf household income distribution Adwolf home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.8%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (33%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Material moving occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (33%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Adwolf: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Adwolf, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Adwolf, Virginia average temperatures Adwolf, Virginia average precipitation Adwolf, Virginia humidity Adwolf, Virginia wind speed Adwolf, Virginia snowfall Adwolf, Virginia sunshine Adwolf, Virginia clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Adwolf-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Adwolf place center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/25/1975, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Adwolf-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 162.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 33.5 miles away from Adwolf center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 34.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 148.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 34.3 miles away from Adwolf center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 207.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Smyth County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Adwolf topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Adwolf:

  • VALLEY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CHILHOWIE, VA)
  • SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA MENTAL HEALTH INSTITUTE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MARION, VA)
  • SW VA M H INST GERI TRT CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MARION, VA)
  • SMYTH CNTY COMM HOSP INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARION, VA)
  • FRANCIS MARION MANOR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARION, VA)
  • SMYTH REGIONAL HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MARION, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Adwolf:

  • Wytheville Community College (about 32 miles; Wytheville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,193)
  • King University (about 35 miles; Bristol, TN; FT enrollment: 2,472)
  • Appalachian State University (about 40 miles; Boone, NC; FT enrollment: 17,362)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 50 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • Wilkes Community College (about 51 miles; Wilkesboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,292)
  • New River Community College (about 55 miles; Dublin, VA; FT enrollment: 3,007)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 55 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 12,774)

Click to draw/clear place borders

Cemeteries: River Bend Cemetery (1), Gollehon Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Smyth County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 52.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.7
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.8%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  74.2%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.1%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Virginia average:

12.3

Adwolf travel time to work - commute Adwolf mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Adwolf CDP (based on Smyth County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,56750
Mainline Protestant4,27238
Other3592
Catholic2381
None19,772-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Smyth County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Smyth County:

0.94 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Smyth County:

6.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.6%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Smyth County:

26.6%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.6%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.2%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Adwolf:

44.5%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.2
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.4%
State:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

18.9%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

42.9%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
This city:

52.5%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Adwolf:

77.5%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Adwolf, VA Residents

3.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,427 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.51%
Virginia average:

9.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washington County, VA  0.81% ($29,244 average AGI)
from Wythe County, VA  0.45% ($26,080)
from Grayson County, VA  0.14% ($26,313)


3.88% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,418 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.88%
Virginia average:

9.20%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washington County, VA  0.73% ($45,272 average AGI)
to Wythe County, VA  0.51% ($24,825)
to Sullivan County, TN  0.14% ($18,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Adwolf:

  • WXMY (1600 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SALTVILLE, VA; Owner: CONTINENTAL MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WMEV (1010 AM; 1 kW; MARION, VA; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYRV (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CEDAR BLUFF, VA; Owner: FAITH CHRISTIAN MUSIC BROADCASTING MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WKSK (580 AM; 5 kW; W.JEFFERSON, NC; Owner: CADDELL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WBDY (1190 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLUEFIELD, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTZE (1470 AM; daytime; 5 kW; TAZEWELL, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFHG (980 AM; 5 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WXIT (1200 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLOWING ROCK, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Adwolf:

  • WMEV-FM (93.9 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOLD-FM (102.5 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: EMERALD SOUND, INC.)
  • WVTR (91.9 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WZVA (103.5 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: T.E.C.O. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WETS-FM (89.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXBQ-FM (96.9 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WECR-FM (102.3 FM; BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WHAJ (104.5 FM; BLUEFIELD, WV; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • W267AN (101.3 FM; WILKESBORO, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC.)
  • WZJS (100.7 FM; BANNER ELK, NC; Owner: HIGHLAND COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATES, LLC)
  • WFHG-FM (92.7 FM; ABINGDON, VA; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBRF (98.1 FM; GALAX, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE RADIO, INC.)
  • W285DG (104.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHQX (107.7 FM; CEDAR BLUFF, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHKX (106.3 FM; BLUEFIELD, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • W225AA (92.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Adwolf:

  • WMSY-TV (Channel 52; MARION, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCYB-TV (Channel 5; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: APPALACHIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W43BO (Channel 43; MARION, ETC., VA; Owner: WEMT LICENSEE L.P.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 27m89ftTotal length
  • $384,000Total costs
  • 61,749Total average daily traffic
  • 6,376Total average daily truck traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (77%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (2%)

Adwolf compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
Cost of Living Calculator