Brodnax, Virginia

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Population in 2013: 292 (70% urban, 30% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.9%
 
Males: 147  (50.7%)
Females: 145  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  44.7 years
Virginia median age:  35.1 years

Zip codes: 23920.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,868 (it was $24,706 in 2000)
Brodnax:

$36,868
VA:

$61,741
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,948 (it was $14,785 in 2000)

Brodnax town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $76,473 (it was $49,000 in 2000)
Brodnax:

$76,473
VA:

$237,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $87,835; Detached houses: $91,133; Mobile homes: $68,595

Median gross rent in 2012: $725.

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Brodnax races chart
  • White alone - 159 (53.4%)
  • Black alone - 127 (42.6%)
  • Hispanic - 9 (3.0%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (1.0%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Brodnax: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (10.6%), English (8.0%), Irish (7.0%), German (5.9%), Subsaharan African (5.4%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1915

Elevation: 388 feet

Land area: 0.70 square miles.

Population density: 415 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Brodnax:

  • High school or higher: 74.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.2%
  • Unemployed: 10.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brodnax town:

  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 47.8%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

6 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.5%
Virginia:  11.6%



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Brodnax, Virginia as of May 23, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Brodnax to the number of sex offenders is 32 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $536 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $522 (0.8%)

Brodnax satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rocky Mount, NC (53.3 miles , pop. 55,893).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (70.1 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (276.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: La Crosse, VA (1.8 miles ), South Hill, VA (2.4 miles ), Ebony, VA (3.0 miles) , Bracey, VA (3.1 miles ), Lawrenceville, VA (3.3 miles ), Union Level, VA (3.4 miles) , Gasburg, VA (3.5 miles ), Baskerville, VA (3.7 miles) .

Latitude: 36.70 N, Longitude: 78.03 W

Area code: 434

Brodnax household income distribution Brodnax home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.0%
Virginia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -108 (-25.4%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (22%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (19%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (15%)
  • Carpenters (11%)
  • Top executives (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (16%)
  • Cashiers (13%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Religious workers (5%)
  • Secondary school teachers (5%)
  • Therapists (5%)

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

Average climate in Brodnax, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brodnax-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/14/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Brodnax town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/28/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.2 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 154 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brodnax-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 61.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.4 miles away from Brodnax center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 72.4 miles away from the city center
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 340.7 miles away from Brodnax 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 354.6 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 Brunswick County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Droughts: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Brodnax:

  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS - SOUTH HILL (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; SOUTH HILL, VA)
  • CMH HOME HEALTH COMMUN HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; SOUTH HILL, VA)
  • COMMUNITY MEMORIAL HEALTHCENTER, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; SOUTH HILL, VA)
  • COMMUNITY MEM HOSP (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SOUTH HILL, VA)
  • ENVOY OF LAWRENCEVILLE, LLC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LAWRENCEVILLE, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brodnax:

  • Southside Virginia Community College (about 12 miles; Alberta, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,716)
  • Vance-Granville Community College (about 37 miles; Henderson, NC; FT enrollment: 3,232)
  • Longwood University (about 46 miles; Farmville, VA; FT enrollment: 4,565)
  • Virginia State University (about 51 miles; Petersburg, VA; FT enrollment: 5,815)
  • Nash Community College (about 51 miles; Rocky Mount, NC; FT enrollment: 2,520)
  • John Tyler Community College (about 57 miles; Chester, VA; FT enrollment: 5,864)
  • Edgecombe Community College (about 63 miles; Tarboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,058)

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Notable location: Brodnax Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

BRODNAX, TOWN OF (Population served: 317, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.1%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.4% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  75.2%
Whole state:  67.0%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Brodnax compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (37%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (34%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Brodnax town (based on Brunswick County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.63%
Here: 34.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents35.3%27.5%13.6%6.3%17.3%
Congregations34.9%20.9%7.0%7.0%30.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Brunswick County:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Brunswick County:

2.83 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Brunswick County:

8.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Brunswick County:

31.2%
Virginia:

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

25.1%
State:

18.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,577$30,9241$660
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,317$37,9020$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 2$530
Sewerage 0$0 1$884
Water Supply 0$0 1$884
Totals for Government 3$8,894$35,5765$2,958

4.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,851 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
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 Mecklenburg County, VA  0.94% ($26,039 average AGI)
from Emporia city, VA  0.29% ($26,375)
from Greensville County, VA  0.26% ($29,357)


5.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,673 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
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 Mecklenburg County, VA  1.42% ($26,038 average AGI)
to Emporia city, VA  0.33% ($22,667)
to Greensville County, VA  0.27% ($23,533)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brodnax:

  • WSHV (1370 AM; daytime; 4 kW; SOUTH HILL, VA; Owner: OLD BELT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WLES (580 AM; 1 kW; LAWRENCEVILLE, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WARR (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WARRENTON, NC; Owner: QUAD DIVISIONS, INC. DBA DARENSBURG BROADCASTING)
  • WDZY (1290 AM; 25 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKLV (1440 AM; 5 kW; BLACKSTONE, VA; Owner: DENBAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSVS (800 AM; 5 kW; CREWE, VA; Owner: COLONIAL BROADCASTING OF CREWE, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brodnax:

  • WKSK-FM (98.9 FM; SOUTH HILL, VA; Owner: OLD BELT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSMY-FM (103.1 FM; ALBERTA, VA; Owner: MAINQUAD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKJS (104.7 FM; CREWE, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFXQ (99.9 FM; CHASE CITY, VA; Owner: JOYNER RADIO, INC.)
  • WYFL (92.5 FM; HENDERSON, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WJIJ (94.3 FM; NORLINA, NC; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WHFD (105.5 FM; LAWRENCEVILLE, VA; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQOK (97.5 FM; SOUTH BOSTON, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJYA (89.3 FM; EMPORIA, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WPTM (102.3 FM; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WYTT (97.9 FM; GASTON, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD, INC.)
  • WBBC-FM (93.5 FM; BLACKSTONE, VA; Owner: DENBAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEX (90.9 FM; KENBRIDGE, VA; Owner: SEAVIEW COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WRTP-FM (90.1 FM; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WZRU (88.5 FM; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: ROANOKE VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Brodnax:

  • WWAY (Channel 3; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WUNP-TV (Channel 36; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WRPX (Channel 47; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Owner: PAXSON RALEIGH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WNVN-LP (Channel 20; ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC; Owner: MAINQUAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W65CN (Channel 65; CHASE CITY, VA; Owner: TV BROADCASTERS OF CENTRAL VIRGINIA)

Brodnax fatal accident list:

Mar 7, 1990 01:00 PM, Rt58, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 7, 1975 08:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Jerri L Janjua, 4278 Govenor Harrison Pkwy (Lat: 36.714833 Lon: -77.965528), Type: 80.7, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 GASA5REG
  • Stephanie I Jones, 4278 Govenor Harrison Pkwy (Lat: 36.714833 Lon: -77.965528), Type: 80.7, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 GASA5REG
  • Stephanie I Jones, 4278 Govenor Harrison Pkwy (Brodnax) (Lat: 36.714833 Lon: -77.965528), Type: 77.7, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 GASA5REG
  • Stephanie I Jones, 4278 Govenor Harrison Pkwy (Brodnax) (Lat: 36.714833 Lon: -77.965528), Type: 77.7, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY #150 GASA5REG

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 8 Main St (Lat: 36.708472 Lon: -78.033333), Call Sign: WQG485, Licensee ID: L00125313
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.0800 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/25/2000, Expiration Date: 06/06/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/06/2005
    Registrant: Baird Pulpwood & Timber Sales Inc, Brodnax, VA 23920, Phone: (804) 729-2635

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: W4WCT
    Grant Date: 11/21/1994, Expiration Date: 11/21/2004, Cancellation Date: 11/22/2006
    Registrant: Charles E Davidson Iii, Brodnax, VA 23920
  • Call Sign: KI4RNM, Licensee ID: L01195452
    Grant Date: 10/03/2006, Expiration Date: 10/03/2016, Cancellation Date: 10/21/2006, Certifier: Andrew B Moseley
    Registrant: Lake County Amateur Radio Service, Brodnax, VA 23920
  • Call Sign: W4LCA, Previous Call Sign: KI4RNM, Licensee ID: L01195452
    Grant Date: 10/21/2006, Expiration Date: 10/21/2016, Certifier: Charles J Kubasek Iii
    Registrant: Lake Country Amateur Radio Service, Brodnax, VA 23920
  • Call Sign: KI4SHC, Licensee ID: L01217087
    Grant Date: 11/27/2006, Expiration Date: 11/27/2016, Certifier: Jason R Hawkins
    Registrant: Jason R Hawkins, 548 Main St, Brodnax, VA 23920
  • Call Sign: KI4VAS, Licensee ID: L01267558
    Grant Date: 04/10/2007, Expiration Date: 04/10/2017, Certifier: Tony J Preston
    Registrant: Tony J Preston, 743 Oak Rd, Brodnax, VA 23920
  • Call Sign: KJ4BMK, Licensee ID: L01361093
    Grant Date: 01/22/2008, Expiration Date: 01/22/2018, Certifier: Kody L Cross
    Registrant: Kody L Cross, 630 Dixie Bridge Rd, Brodnax, VA 23920
  • Call Sign: KK4QBF, Licensee ID: L01778557
    Grant Date: 04/04/2013, Expiration Date: 04/04/2023, Certifier: Charles M Little
    Registrant: Charles M Little, 1512 Meredith Mill Rd, Brodnax, VA 23920

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 28F , Serial Number: 8075, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/26/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Hans T Falkenberg, 473 Browns Creek Rd, Brodnax, VA 23920

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Brodnax

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brodnax, VA
Most common first names in Brodnax, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3570.8 years
James3468.8 years
Robert3075.5 years
Mary2777.5 years
John1972.1 years
George1974.6 years
Willie1671.0 years
Thomas1671.4 years
Annie1477.1 years
Richard1271.2 years
Most common last names in Brodnax, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones3368.7 years
Walker2777.0 years
Clary2776.6 years
Brown1668.9 years
Taylor1668.9 years
Wright1577.3 years
Crenshaw1269.5 years
Williams1276.7 years
Puryear1271.1 years
Matthews1280.3 years
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