Blue Ridge, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 3,084. Population change since 2000: -3.3%
Males: 1,513  (49.1%)
Females: 1,571  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  49.3 years
Virginia median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 24012, 24064.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,319 (it was $59,239 in 2000)
Blue Ridge:

$67,319
VA:

$62,666

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $32,282 (it was $24,683 in 2000)

Blue Ridge CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $184,905 (it was $131,300 in 2000)
Blue Ridge:

$184,905
VA:

$239,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $253,281; Detached houses: $264,233; Townhouses or other attached units: $166,405; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $212,510; Mobile homes: $96,515

Median gross rent in 2013: $723.

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  • Races in Blue Ridge, VA (2010)

    Blue Ridge races chart
    • 2,93595.2%White alone
    • 792.6%Black alone
    • 270.9%Two or more races
    • 240.8%Hispanic
    • 120.4%Asian alone
    • 60.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Blue Ridge: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (25.1%), English (17.6%), German (14.9%), Irish (5.7%), Scotch-Irish (5.2%), Italian (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1300 feet

Land area: 6.32 square miles.

Population density: 488 people per square mile   (low).

Blue Ridge,VA real estate house value index trend

Blue Ridge, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Blue Ridge:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blue Ridge CDP:

  • Never married: 17.3%
  • Now married: 73.0%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 0.6%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

37 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.4%
Virginia:

11.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,326 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,155 (0.8%)

Blue Ridge satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Roanoke, VA (10.1 miles , pop. 94,911).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (89.4 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (310.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Laymantown, VA (1.4 miles ), Troutville, VA (2.1 miles ), Montvale, VA (2.2 miles ), Cloverdale, VA (2.2 miles ), Daleville, VA (2.5 miles ), Vinton, VA (2.8 miles ), Hollins, VA (2.8 miles ), Fincastle, VA (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 37.37 N, Longitude: 79.82 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 540

Blue Ridge household income distribution Blue Ridge home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Blue Ridge, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Blue Ridge-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1974, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.7 miles away from the Blue Ridge place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/17/2004, a category F2 tornado 6.9 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Blue Ridge-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 83% 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 232.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.1 miles away from Blue Ridge center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 286.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 116.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 119.7 miles away from Blue Ridge 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 118.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Botetourt County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Blue Ridge topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Blue Ridge:

  • CARRINGTON PLACE AT BOTETOURT COMMONS (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DALEVILLE, VA)
  • GLEBE, THE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DALEVILLE, VA)
  • SPRINGTREE HEALTHCARE AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ROANOKE, VA)
  • BERKSHIRE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; VINTON, VA)
  • BERKSHIRE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; VINTON, VA)
  • FRIENDSHIP HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ROANOKE, VA)
  • GENTLE SHEPHERD HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ROANOKE, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blue Ridge:

  • Virginia Western Community College (about 13 miles; Roanoke, VA; Full-time enrollment: 4,762)
  • American National University (about 13 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,297)
  • Roanoke College (about 15 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,316)
  • Central Virginia Community College (about 35 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,759)
  • Lynchburg College (about 35 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,456)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (about 35 miles; Blacksburg, VA; FT enrollment: 30,984)
  • Liberty University (about 36 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 61,625)

Public elementary/middle school in Blue Ridge:

  • COLONIAL ELEM (Students: 503, Location: 2941 WEBSTER RD, Grades: PK-5)
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Notable location: Blue Ridge Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Blue Ridge include: Colonial Church (A), Glade Creek Church (B), Glade Creek Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Blue Ridge Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Botetourt 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 58.6. This is better than average.

City:

58.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.212. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.212
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.85
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.622. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.622
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.20
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.6%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.9%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.6%
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

Blue Ridge, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Blue Ridge (2011 data):

  • The Bank of Fincastle: Blue Ridge Branch at 98 Blue Ridge Blvd, branch established on 1989/08/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $180.4 mil, Deposits: $154.3 mil, headquarters in Fincastle, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Virginia average:

12.3

Blue Ridge travel time to work - commute Blue Ridge mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Blue Ridge CDP (based on Botetourt County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,98253
Mainline Protestant2,75723
Catholic8071
Other72
Black Protestant-1
None17,595-
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: 4
Botetourt County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Botetourt County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Botetourt County:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

6.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Botetourt County:

27.8%
Virginia:

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

14.4%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.1%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Blue Ridge:

48.6%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.9%
State:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

22.3%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Blue Ridge:

34.1%
Virginia:

33.7%

General health condition:
This city:

55.5%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.7%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Blue Ridge, VA Residents

5.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,894 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
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 Roanoke city, VA  1.48% ($38,732 average AGI)
from Roanoke County, VA  1.05% ($51,889)
from Bedford County, VA  0.34% ($44,045)


7.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,714 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
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 Roanoke County, VA  1.51% ($41,629 average AGI)
to Roanoke city, VA  1.46% ($29,816)
to Bedford County, VA  0.43% ($37,750)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blue Ridge:

  • WKBA (1550 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VINTON, VA; Owner: TINKER CREEK BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WVBE (610 AM; 5 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WFIR (960 AM; 5 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WRIS (1410 AM; 5 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: WRIS INC.)
  • WWWR (910 AM; 1 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTOY (1480 AM; 5 kW; SALEM, VA; Owner: WARD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFNR (710 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WLLL (930 AM; 10 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: HUBBARD'S ADVERTISING AGENCY, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLVA (590 AM; 5 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA)
  • WGMN (1240 AM; 1 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKNV (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FAIRLAWN, VA; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blue Ridge:

  • WZZI (101.5 FM; VINTON, VA; Owner: TRAVIS MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • WMGR-FM (104.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRXT (90.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WYYD-FM1 (107.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: WYYD LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPAR (91.3 FM; SALEM, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WBWR (106.9 FM; BEDFORD, VA; Owner: BEDFORD RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WJJS-FM (106.1 FM; VINTON, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXLK (92.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WVTF (89.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WSLC-FM (94.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLQ (99.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WYYD (107.9 FM; AMHERST, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXCF-FM (103.9 FM; CLIFTON FORGE, VA; Owner: IMPACT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHPR (88.1 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • W279AC (103.7 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WNRS-FM (89.9 FM; SWEET BRIAR, VA; Owner: SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE)
  • WZZU (97.9 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: TRAVIS MEDIA L.L.C.)
  • WRVL (88.3 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: LIBERTY UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WIQO-FM (100.9 FM; COVINGTON, VA; Owner: WKEY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Blue Ridge:

  • WSET-TV (Channel 13; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: WSET INCORPORATED)
  • WJPR (Channel 21; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: GRANT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS II, INC.)
  • W34CU (Channel 34; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • $1,326,000Total costs
  • 19,030Total average daily traffic
  • 45Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Blue Ridge, VA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 2233 Quarry Rd. (Lat: 37.400583 Lon: -79.786361), Type: Upole, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: KNKN978
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, Licensingcompliance@verizonwireless.Com, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • David B McClure, Near 13055 Lynchburg-Salem Turnpike (Lat: 37.398722 Lon: -79.757528), Type: 60.0, Structure height: 51019 m, Overall height: 60 m, Registrant: 3042566428, Dwilborn@apex-Towers.Com, 125 WHITESTICK ROAD

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Route 460 (Lat: 37.374306 Lon: -79.808639), Call Sign: KNFG716
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.4000 MHzGrant Date: 03/14/2002, Expiration Date: 05/04/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/07/2012Registrant: County Of Botetourt, County Court House, Fincastle, VA 24090, Phone: (540) 473-8220
  • Lat: 37.381833 Lon: -79.734500, Call Sign: WQTC819
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.437 MHz, 452.637 MHz, 452.687 MHz, 456.437 MHz, 457.687 MHzGrant Date: 01/08/2014, Expiration Date: 01/08/2024, Certifier: Elizabeth C MarshallRegistrant: Bearcom Wireless Worldwide, 559001, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (214) 340-8876, Fax: (214) 355-1713, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • AR1505D4099, Lat: 37.324833 Lon: -79.745361, Type: Building, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQMH959
    Assigned Frequencies: 3675.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/12/2010, Expiration Date: 08/12/2020, Certifier: Earl W Kane JrRegistrant: B2x Online Inc, Salem, VA 24153, Phone: (540) 389-7924, Fax: (540) 387-4491, Email:
  • MT WEATHER2, 19850 Blueridge Mountain Rd (Lat: 39.061194 Lon: -77.888556), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 49 m, Overall height: 52 m, Call Sign: WQQN473, Licensee ID: L00123204
    Assigned Frequencies: 6595.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6595.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/01/2013, Expiration Date: 02/01/2023, Certifier: Joe GonzalesRegistrant: West Virginia Division Of Homeland Security And Emergency Management, 1900 Kanawha Blvd, E., Bldg 1 Room Eb-80, Charleston, WV 25305, Phone: (304) 558-5380, Email:
  • 7WAN206A, 17561 Canby Road (Lat: 39.130972 Lon: -77.624639), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WQRI932
    Assigned Frequencies: 11135.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11135.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11135.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11135.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11135.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz... (+4 more)Grant Date: 05/23/2013, Expiration Date: 05/23/2023, Certifier: Dan MenserRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Blue Ridge)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3050E , Serial Number: 17271419, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/24/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Dsi Limited Liability Corp, 1346 Mountain Pass Rd, Blue Ridge, VA 24064
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3554V , Serial Number: 15076545, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 01/27/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth L Hayes, Po Box 397, Blue Ridge, VA 24064
  • Aircraft: VASCONI EUGENE R SCORPION 133 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 90389 , Serial Number: 824A, Airworthiness Date: 07/12/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Everett G Gray, 13310 W Lynchburg Salem Tpke, Blue Ridge, VA 24064
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9988V , Serial Number: 17264606, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 02/06/1975
    Registrant (Corporation): Clark Aviation LLC, 5506 Bore Auger Rd, Blue Ridge, VA 24064

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED13$197,12213$189,48778$169,7603$91,8403$89,4000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$04$161,4800$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$211,6901$225,46017$172,7181$60,0201$95,7501$88,430
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$013$193,6310$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$229,7500$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0405.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$211,4001$334,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$109,210
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$250,6401$279,040
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0405.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

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Drinking water stations with addresses in Blue Ridge and their reported violations in the past:

FRANKLIN ACRES (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In NOV-19-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-05-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-05-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-06-2011), St Public Notif received (JUN-02-2011)
RIPS ASSOCIATES SHOPPING CENTER (Address: Salem Turnpike , Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-04-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-04-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAR-26-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-04-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAR-26-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
BLUE RIDGE COMMUNITY (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2011), St Formal NOV issued (APR-18-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-23-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2011), St Formal NOV issued (APR-18-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-23-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique No Certif. Operator - In AUG-05-2008, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-05-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-05-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2009)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 80
  • Hazardous Condition: 7

Incident types - Blue Ridge

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Most common first names in Blue Ridge, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2371.0 years
William2070.4 years
Robert1968.9 years
Mary1874.4 years
James1772.8 years
George1270.3 years
Mildred975.6 years
Harry977.6 years
Helen874.7 years
Charles874.1 years
Most common last names in Blue Ridge, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gray2875.4 years
Dooley2372.3 years
Leonard1576.0 years
Jones1078.5 years
Smith1073.0 years
Foster1082.0 years
Meador978.2 years
Martin966.7 years
Williams978.1 years
Saunders876.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (85%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Blue Ridge compared to Virginia 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 significantly below state average.
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