Chatmoss, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 1,698. Population change since 2000: -2.5%
Males: 732  (43.2%)
Females: 966  (56.8%)
Median resident age:  51.7 years
Virginia median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 24054, 24112.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $75,713 (it was $58,929 in 2000)
Chatmoss:

$75,713
VA:

$68,114

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $40,884 (it was $36,777 in 2000)

Chatmoss CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $222,763 (it was $168,600 in 2000)
Chatmoss:

$222,763
VA:

$264,000

Median gross rent in 2016: $392.

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  • Races in Chatmoss, VA (2010)

    Chatmoss races chart
    • 1,23772.9%White alone
    • 35821.1%Black alone
    • 673.9%Hispanic
    • 211.2%Asian alone
    • 110.6%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Other race alone
    • 10.06%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chatmoss: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (11.1%), English (6.1%), Scottish (4.7%), European (4.4%), German (4.4%), Scotch-Irish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 720 feet

Land area: 5.35 square miles.

Population density: 317 people per square mile   (very low).

Chatmoss,VA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Chatmoss:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chatmoss CDP:

  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 54.1%
  • Separated: 7.7%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

107 residents are foreign born (3.8% Latin America, 2.3% Europe).

This place:

6.1%
Virginia:

8.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,257 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $919 (0.5%)

Chatmoss satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greensboro, NC (41.5 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (341.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Laurel Park, VA (1.0 miles ), Martinsville, VA (1.9 miles ), Villa Heights, VA (2.3 miles ), Collinsville, VA (2.6 miles ), Fieldale, VA (2.7 miles ), Ridgeway, VA (2.8 miles ), Horse Pasture, VA (2.9 miles ), Stanleytown, VA (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 36.68 N, Longitude: 79.81 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 276

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

6.3%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (42%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Educational services (37%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (38%)
  • Management occupations (24%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Community and social service occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Chatmoss, Virginia

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Tornado activity:

Chatmoss-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 48% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the Chatmoss place center killed 2 people and injured 27 people and caused $34 million in damages.

On 8/17/1994, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.5 miles away from the place center injured 10 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chatmoss-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 250.5 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 122.2 miles away from Chatmoss center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 122.3 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 124.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 246.3 miles away from Chatmoss 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 123.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Henry County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chatmoss topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chatmoss:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER- MARTINSVLLE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • BLUE RIDGE REHAB CENT (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • RENAL CARE GROUP - MARTINSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • BLUE RIDGE NSG CNTR MARTINSVILE HENRY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • HOMECARE OF MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • HOSPICE OF MEM HOSP OF MARTINSVILLE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF MARTINSVILLE & HENRY COUNTY Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chatmoss:

  • Patrick Henry Community College (about 6 miles; Martinsville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,266)
  • Danville Community College (about 24 miles; Danville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Virginia Western Community College (about 41 miles; Roanoke, VA; FT enrollment: 4,762)
  • Guilford College (about 41 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • North Carolina A & T State University (about 42 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 9,805)
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro (about 43 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 16,174)
  • Elon University (about 44 miles; Elon, NC; FT enrollment: 6,403)

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Notable location: Chatmoss Country Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Chatmoss: Mount Olivet Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Park in Chatmoss: Patrick Henry Monument (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Henry County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 17.0%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.1% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.7%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.2%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Virginia average:

12.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chatmoss CDP (based on Henry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,48190
Mainline Protestant3,15020
Black Protestant8888
Other4871
None28,145-
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: 13
Henry County:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Henry County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
Henry County:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Henry County:

27.9%
Virginia:

26.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.8%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Chatmoss:

38.9%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

26.4%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Chatmoss:

9.4%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.8%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
Chatmoss:

49.2%
State:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.2%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chatmoss, VA Residents

3.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,545 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.75%
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 Martinsville city, VA  0.78% ($23,800 average AGI)
from Franklin County, VA  0.34% ($23,667)
from Rockingham County, NC  0.33% ($20,460)


4.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,211 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
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 Martinsville city, VA  0.79% ($25,471 average AGI)
to Franklin County, VA  0.37% ($39,111)
to Patrick County, VA  0.33% ($24,906)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chatmoss:

  • WHEE (1370 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: PATRICK HENRY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMVA (1450 AM; 1 kW; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: MARTINSVILLE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WODY (1160 AM; 5 kW; FIELDALE, VA; Owner: BASE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBX (900 AM; 1 kW; BASSETT, VA; Owner: BASE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFIC (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; COLLINSVILLE, VA; Owner: BASE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WDVA (1250 AM; 5 kW; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: MITCHELL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBTM (1330 AM; 5 kW; DANVILLE, VA)
  • WCLW (1130 AM; daytime; 1 kW; EDEN, NC; Owner: DR JERRY L CARTER D/BA/ REIDSVILE BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WFNR (710 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: RALPH D. EPPERSON)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chatmoss:

  • WPIM (90.5 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZBB (99.9 FM; STANLEYTOWN, VA; Owner: WNLB RADIO, INC.)
  • WXLK (92.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WGBT (94.5 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSLQ (99.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLC-FM (94.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WVTF (89.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WJMH (102.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMQX-FM (93.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • KHPR (88.1 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W285DJ (104.9 FM; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC,)
  • WAKG (103.3 FM; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: PIEDMONT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBRF (98.1 FM; GALAX, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE RADIO, INC.)
  • WBWR (106.9 FM; BEDFORD, VA; Owner: BEDFORD RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)
  • WRXT (90.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WRVL (88.3 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: LIBERTY UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WOKD-FM (91.1 FM; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTENATIVE RADIO INC)

TV broadcast stations around Chatmoss:

  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WGPX (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENSBORO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSET-TV (Channel 13; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: WSET INCORPORATED)
  • WXIV-LP (Channel 14; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: CAROLINA BLUE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDRL-TV (Channel 24; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: DANVILLE TELEVISION PARTNERSHIP)
  • W66BI (Channel 66; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 31m102ftTotal length
  • 18,926Total average daily traffic
  • 1,250Total average daily truck traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (66%)
  • Utility gas (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Chatmoss compared to Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
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