Castlewood, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 2,045. Population change since 2000: +0.4%
Males: 954  (46.7%)
Females: 1,091  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  39.6 years
Virginia median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 24224, 24283.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $27,947 (it was $27,232 in 2000)
Castlewood:

$27,947
VA:

$62,666

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,606 (it was $14,203 in 2000)

Castlewood CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $97,442 (it was $61,200 in 2000)
Castlewood:

$97,442
VA:

$239,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $109,627; Detached houses: $130,034; Mobile homes: $8,355

Median gross rent in 2013: $569.

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  • Races in Castlewood, VA (2010)

    Castlewood races chart
    • 1,96095.8%White alone
    • 361.8%Hispanic
    • 281.4%Black alone
    • 170.8%Two or more races
    • 20.10%American Indian alone
    • 20.10%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Castlewood: 84.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (13.9%), German (12.6%), Irish (10.1%), Scotch-Irish (9.3%), English (8.7%), Welsh (5.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1614 feet

Land area: 7.19 square miles.

Population density: 284 people per square mile   (very low).

Castlewood,VA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Castlewood:

  • High school or higher: 77.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Castlewood CDP:

  • Never married: 14.0%
  • Now married: 54.4%
  • Separated: 7.0%
  • Widowed: 12.0%
  • Divorced: 12.5%



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Castlewood, Virginia as of July 28, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Castlewood to the number of sex offenders is 511 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $379 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $621 (0.6%)

Castlewood satellite photo by USGS

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 ), Dante, VA (2.6 miles ), Cleveland, VA (3.0 miles) , Dungannon, VA (3.2 miles ), Coeburn, VA (3.3 miles ), Nickelsville, VA (3.4 miles ), Riverview, VA (3.4 miles ), Lebanon, VA (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 36.88 N, Longitude: 82.29 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 276

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

5.9%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (15%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (40%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

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Tornado activity:

Castlewood-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 80% 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 slightly above Virginia state average. It is 80% 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 129.0 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 25.9 miles away from Castlewood 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 the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 119.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 123.5 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
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 Russell County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Castlewood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Castlewood:

  • INDEPENDENT HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; COEBURN, VA)
  • BMA - RUSSELL COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; LEBANON, VA)

airports located in Castlewood:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Castlewood:

  • King University (about 22 miles; Bristol, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,472)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 28 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 40 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 41 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 12,774)
  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 55 miles; Hazard, KY; FT enrollment: 2,087)
  • Tusculum College (about 56 miles; Greeneville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Appalachian State University (about 58 miles; Boone, NC; FT enrollment: 17,362)

Public high school in Castlewood:

  • CASTLEWOOD HIGH (Students: 393, Location: 304 BLUE DEVIL CIRCLE, Grades: 8-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Castlewood:

  • CASTLEWOOD ELEM (Students: 479, Location: 242 BLUE DEVIL CIRCLE, Grades: 1-7)

Private elementary/middle school in Castlewood:

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Notable location: Riverside Industrial Park (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Bickley Cemetery (1), Temple Hill Cemetery (2), Campbell Cemetery (3), Dickenson Cemetery (4), Gibson Cemetery (5), Gose Cemetery (6), Saddler Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Seven Spring Creek (A), Mill Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Russell 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 61.9. This is better than average.

City:

61.9
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.46
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0520. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0520
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.9%
(23.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  69.0%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.5%
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: 0.6% of all households
13 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
7 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
4 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Castlewood (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Castlewood Branch at 36 Miners Dr, branch established on 1977/01/14. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • New Peoples Bank, Inc.: Castlewood Office at 87 Miners Drive, branch established on 1999/03/22. Info updated 2007/08/21: Bank assets: $781.6 mil, Deposits: $709.1 mil, headquarters in Honaker, VA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: New Peoples Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Virginia average:

12.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Castlewood CDP (based on Russell County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,20145
Mainline Protestant1,36120
Black Protestant2372
Catholic841
Other532
None19,961-
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: 5
Russell County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Russell County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Russell County:

9.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Russell County:

27.0%
Virginia:

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

20.0%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.5%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.5%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Castlewood:

29.2
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Castlewood:

17.1%
State:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

20.0%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

37.6%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
This city:

51.6%
State:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.5%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Castlewood, VA Residents

4.27% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,407 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.27%
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 Tazewell County, VA  0.62% ($43,852 average AGI)
from Wise County, VA  0.58% ($31,740)
from Washington County, VA  0.55% ($30,333)


4.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,584 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.73%
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 Tazewell County, VA  0.70% ($36,951 average AGI)
to Washington County, VA  0.64% ($37,964)
to Wise County, VA  0.53% ($33,935)

Strongest AM radio stations in Castlewood:

  • WXLZ (1140 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ST. PAUL, VA; Owner: YEARY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFHG (980 AM; 5 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPWT (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNVA (1350 AM; 5 kW; NORTON, VA; Owner: RADIO-WISE, INC.)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIO)
  • WDIC (1430 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINCHCO, VA; Owner: DICKENSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLRV (1380 AM; 1 kW; LEBANON, VA; Owner: GARY W. WARD BRAODCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBCV (1550 AM; 5 kW; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: SUNSHINE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKIN (1320 AM; 5 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYRV (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CEDAR BLUFF, VA; Owner: FAITH CHRISTIAN MUSIC BROADCASTING MINISTRIES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Castlewood:

  • WXLZ-FM (107.3 FM; LEBANON, VA; Owner: YEARY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W215BJ (90.9 FM; ST. PAUL, VA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA'S COLLEGE AT WISE)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • WISE-FM (90.5 FM; WISE, VA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA'S COLLEGE AT WISE)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • W223AA (92.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WIFX-FM (94.3 FM; JENKINS, KY; Owner: LETCHER COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WPKE-FM (103.1 FM; COAL RUN, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WXKQ-FM (103.9 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WDXC (102.3 FM; POUND, VA; Owner: WDXC RADIO, INC.)
  • WMMT (88.7 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: APPALSHOP, INCORPORATED)
  • WRZK (95.9 FM; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: MURRAY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNVA-FM (106.3 FM; NORTON, VA; Owner: RADIO WISE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Castlewood:

  • W58CY (Channel 58; CASTLEWOOD, VA; Owner: RUSSELL COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS)
  • WCYB-TV (Channel 5; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: APPALACHIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLFG (Channel 68; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: LIVING FAITH MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WSBN-TV (Channel 47; NORTON, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W57AI (Channel 57; CASTLEWOOD, VA; Owner: RUSSELL COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WAPW-CA (Channel 31; ABINGDON, ETC., VA; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W63AK (Channel 63; DICKENSONVILLE, VA; Owner: RUSSELL COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W65AR (Channel 65; DICKENSONVILLE, VA; Owner: RUSSELL COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 22m72ftTotal length
  • $125,000Total costs
  • 12,278Total average daily traffic
  • 433Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,043Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Castlewood)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Castlewood Aei Near Rr Mp Cv 440.30 (Lat: 36.891778 Lon: -82.278083), Type: Pole, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WPIP226
    Assigned Frequencies: 910.000 MHz, 911.500 MHz, 918.500 MHzGrant Date: 07/20/2015, Expiration Date: 10/03/2025, Certifier: Jerry R CelioRegistrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne / Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 2907 Copper Ridge Road (Lat: 36.851389 Lon: -82.276389), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 22.9 m, Overall height: 29 m, Call Sign: WNAX896
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.782 MHzGrant Date: 09/04/2014, Expiration Date: 10/17/2024Registrant: Two-Way Radio, Inc., 1300 W. Ridge St., Wytheville, VA 24382, Phone: (276) 228-2791, Fax: (276) 228-5053, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 36.870667 Lon: -82.305694, Call Sign: KB55108, Licensee ID: L00009042
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.550 MHzGrant Date: 11/30/1983, Expiration Date: 10/01/1995, Cancellation Date: 09/24/2000Registrant: Yeary Broadcasting Inc., Highway 65, Castlewood, VA 24224

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Blue Devil Water Tank, Us Highway 58 (Lat: 36.847583 Lon: -82.301250), Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: KNKC693
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHzGrant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Castlewood)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1959A , Serial Number: 18-1801, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 04/18/1956
    Registrant (Individual): B Scott White, Po Box 520, Castlewood, VA 24224
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2476G , Serial Number: 38-79A0542, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 01/31/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): Southern Region Machine Service Inc, Po Box 236, Castlewood, VA 24224
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4681Z , Serial Number: 32278, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 11/20/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Blaine Scott White, 5975 High Point Rd, Castlewood, VA 24224
  • Aircraft: NUWACO T-10-S (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4ZP , Serial Number: 20, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 11/17/1992
    Registrant (Individual): B Scott White, Po Box 520, Castlewood, VA 24224
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A185F (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 714ZK , Serial Number: 18504440, Year manufactured: 1985, Airworthiness Date: 09/30/1985
    Registrant (Individual): Blaine Scott White, Po Box 520, Castlewood, VA 24224
  • Aircraft: BEECH B-60 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-541 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 999AB , Serial Number: P-457, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1977
    Registrant (Individual): B Scott White, Po Box 520, Castlewood, VA 24224

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

CASTLEWOOD (Population served: 5,565, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2010), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-26-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-07-2006), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-29-2006), St Public Notif requested (SEP-29-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-20-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-26-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2009)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-31-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-01-2007)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAY-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2007), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-31-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2007), St Public Notif received (OCT-01-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-12-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUL-22-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-22-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
DICKENSONVILLE REST HOMES, INC. (Population served: 54, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 30
  • Hazardous Condition: 22
  • Good Intent Call: 9

Incident types - Castlewood

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Most common first names in Castlewood, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5473.9 years
Mary4674.1 years
Robert4473.0 years
James4270.6 years
John3675.8 years
Charlie2972.9 years
Charles2667.6 years
Henry2274.9 years
Margaret2179.6 years
Nannie2085.0 years
Most common last names in Castlewood, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jessee6073.5 years
Meade5470.6 years
Salyer4673.1 years
Johnson4377.5 years
Hall4164.5 years
Osborne3675.1 years
Kiser3477.4 years
Phillips3368.5 years
Castle2770.7 years
Robinson2677.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (74%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Castlewood, VA
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
H&R Block1Subway1
Lane Furniture1U-Haul1

Castlewood compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Castlewood on our top lists:

  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 500+"
  • #26 (24224) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scotch-Irish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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  • Lee-Ransome Osborne (1)
  • Samuel G. Sanders (1)
  • Charles Cox (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2016.