For population 25 years and over in Castlewood:
For population 15 years and over in Castlewood CDP:
19 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $502 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (37.9 miles , pop. 55,469).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (141.5 miles , pop. 540,828).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (442.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: St. Paul, VA (1.5 miles ), Cleveland, VA (3.0 miles) , Dungannon, VA (3.2 miles ), Coeburn, VA (3.3 miles ), Nickelsville, VA (3.4 miles ), Lebanon, VA (3.4 miles ), Wise, VA (4.2 miles ), Norton, VA (4.4 miles ).
Latitude: 36.88 N, Longitude: 82.29 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 276
Work and jobs in Castlewood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Castlewood, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Castlewood-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the Castlewood place center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/3/1962, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Castlewood-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 25.9 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 30.2 miles away from Castlewood 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 28.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 47.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 58.5 miles away from Castlewood center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Russell County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Castlewood:
Airports located in Castlewood:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Castlewood:
Public high school in Castlewood:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Castlewood:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Castlewood and their reported violations in the past:DICKENSONVILLE REST HOMES, INC. (Population served: 54, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 24.7%
(25.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
7 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
4 people in nursing homes in 2000
Castlewood compared to Virginia state average:
Banks with branches in Castlewood (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Castlewood (based on Russell County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.69% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,749 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:
4.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,982 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 Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Castlewood)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Castlewood)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Castlewood, VA
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.