For population 25 years and over in Cana:
For population 15 years and over in Cana CDP:
28 residents are foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 0.7% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $642 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Winston-Salem, NC (40.4 miles , pop. 185,776).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (58.9 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (381.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Fancy Gap, VA (2.5 miles ), Toast, NC (2.5 miles ), Mount Airy, NC (2.6 miles ), Flat Rock, NC (2.7 miles ), White Plains, NC (3.2 miles ), Hillsville, VA (3.5 miles ), Woodlawn, VA (3.6 miles ), Dobson, NC (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 36.58 N, Longitude: 80.67 W
Area code: 276
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Cana: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cana, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cana-area historical tornado activity is near Virginia state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/22/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 40.2 miles away from the Cana place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/20/1998, a category F3 tornado 40.4 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 27 people and caused $34 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cana-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 81.2 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 82.4 miles away from Cana 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 82.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/26/1995 at 00:36:17, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/12/1994 at 02:40:24, a magnitude 3.4 (2.9 ML, 3.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.2 miles away from Cana center
On 4/22/1991 at 01:01:20, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 9.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Carroll County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Cana:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cana:
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Public elementary/middle school in Cana:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 32.9%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Cana compared to Virginia state average:
Banks with branches in Cana (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Cana (based on Carroll County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.25%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.03% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,238 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.47% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,465 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cana)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Cana, VA
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.