Claypool Hill, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 1,776. Population change since 2000: +3.3%
Males: 846  (47.7%)
Females: 930  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  45.3 years
Virginia median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 24609.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,866 (it was $36,382 in 2000)
Claypool Hill:

$42,866
VA:

$68,114

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $29,105 (it was $19,588 in 2000)

Claypool Hill CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $169,942 (it was $77,900 in 2000)
Claypool Hill:

$169,942
VA:

$264,000

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $161,743; Detached houses: $188,419; Mobile homes: $35,989

Median gross rent in 2016: $623.

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  • Races in Claypool Hill, VA (2010)

    Claypool Hill races chart
    • 1,73197.5%White alone
    • 231.3%Asian alone
    • 140.8%Hispanic
    • 50.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Black alone
    • 10.06%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Claypool Hill: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (65.5%), English (9.0%), German (5.1%), Italian (4.2%), European (1.1%), Irish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 2351 feet

Land area: 3.89 square miles.

Population density: 457 people per square mile   (low).

Claypool Hill,VA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Claypool Hill:

  • High school or higher: 79.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Claypool Hill CDP:

  • Never married: 15.9%
  • Now married: 70.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

21 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.2%
Virginia:

8.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $807 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $825 (0.5%)

Claypool Hill satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (60.8 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (127.3 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (411.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Cedar Bluff, VA (1.3 miles ), Richlands, VA (1.9 miles ), Raven, VA (2.4 miles ), Honaker, VA (3.5 miles ), Saltville, VA (3.6 miles ), Tazewell, VA (3.7 miles ), Berwind, WV (3.9 miles ), Cucumber, WV (4.1 miles) .

Latitude: 37.06 N, Longitude: 81.76 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 276

Claypool Hill household income distribution Claypool Hill home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.9%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (28%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Legal occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Claypool Hill, Virginia

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Earthquake activity:

Claypool Hill-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 143.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 13.1 miles away from Claypool Hill center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 13.7 miles away from the city 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 13.7 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 150.7 miles away from Claypool Hill center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 138.2 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 Tazewell County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Claypool Hill topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Claypool Hill:

  • CLINCH VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; RICHLANDS, VA)
  • MATTIE WILLIAMS HOSP (Hospital, about 4 miles away; RICHLANDS, VA)
  • PREFERRED HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; RICHLANDS, VA)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF CEDAR BLUFF (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; TAZEWELL, VA)
  • TAZEWELL COMM HOSPITAL HHC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; TAZEWELL, VA)
  • CARILION TAZEWELL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; TAZEWELL, VA)
  • HERITAGE HALL HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; TAZEWELL, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Claypool Hill:

  • Wytheville Community College (about 39 miles; Wytheville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,193)
  • King University (about 40 miles; Bristol, TN; FT enrollment: 2,472)
  • Concord University (about 49 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 54 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 59 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)
  • New River Community College (about 59 miles; Dublin, VA; FT enrollment: 3,007)
  • Appalachian State University (about 59 miles; Boone, NC; FT enrollment: 17,362)

Public elementary/middle schools in Claypool Hill:

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Shopping Center: Claypool Hill Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Green Hills Memorial Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tazewell 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: 8.9%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.4%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.9%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
49 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
36 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
Virginia average:

12.3

Claypool Hill travel time to work - commute Claypool Hill mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Claypool Hill CDP (based on Tazewell County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,57174
Mainline Protestant6,23158
Other9465
Catholic2143
Black Protestant531
None28,063-
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: 9
Tazewell County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
Tazewell County:

9.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tazewell County:

30.0%
Virginia:

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

13.5%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.3%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Claypool Hill:

45.2%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.3
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Claypool Hill:

24.4%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

19.4%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

43.8%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
This city:

52.7%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Claypool Hill:

77.2%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Claypool Hill, VA Residents

4.43% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,406 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.43%
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 Mercer County, WV  0.82% ($27,810 average AGI)
from Buchanan County, VA  0.60% ($37,341)
from Russell County, VA  0.43% ($36,951)


4.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,211 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
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 Mercer County, WV  0.91% ($27,860 average AGI)
to Russell County, VA  0.38% ($43,852)
to Buchanan County, VA  0.33% ($26,319)

Strongest AM radio stations in Claypool Hill:

  • WYRV (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CEDAR BLUFF, VA; Owner: FAITH CHRISTIAN MUSIC BROADCASTING MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGTH (540 AM; 1 kW; RICHLANDS, VA; Owner: HIGH KNOB BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WTZE (1470 AM; daytime; 5 kW; TAZEWELL, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXMY (1600 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SALTVILLE, VA; Owner: CONTINENTAL MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WBDY (1190 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLUEFIELD, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNRG (940 AM; 5 kW; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA-KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WELC (1150 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELCH, WV; Owner: POCAHONTAS BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WKSK (580 AM; 5 kW; W.JEFFERSON, NC; Owner: CADDELL BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Claypool Hill:

  • WGTH-FM (105.5 FM; RICHLANDS, VA; Owner: HIGH KNOB BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WRIC-FM (100.7 FM; RICHLANDS, VA; Owner: PEGGY SUE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMEV-FM (93.9 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHQX (107.7 FM; CEDAR BLUFF, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WOLD-FM (102.5 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: EMERALD SOUND, INC.)
  • WKQY (100.1 FM; TAZEWELL, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHAJ (104.5 FM; BLUEFIELD, WV; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVTR (91.9 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WHKX (106.3 FM; BLUEFIELD, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKOY-FM (100.9 FM; PRINCETON, WV; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPKE-FM (103.1 FM; COAL RUN, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WXLZ-FM (107.3 FM; LEBANON, VA; Owner: YEARY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPIB (91.1 FM; BLUEFIELD, WV; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WSTG (95.9 FM; PRINCETON, WV; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Claypool Hill:

  • WMSY-TV (Channel 52; MARION, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • $591,000Total costs
  • 18,450Total average daily traffic
  • 717Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Forestry Ofc 1/2 Mi W Of Rt 19 & 460 Int (Lat: 37.064833 Lon: -81.773167), Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: KNFH987
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.190 MHz, 151.265 MHz, 151.370 MHz, 151.475 MHz, 159.285 MHz, 159.360 MHzGrant Date: 03/21/2012, Expiration Date: 06/08/2022Registrant: Fcca, 402 11th Street, Grand Rapids, MN 55744, Phone: (218) 885-2226, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Claypool Hill, Lat: 37.052611 Lon: -81.768722, Type: Tower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WQOP910
    Assigned Frequencies: 6750.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/15/2011, Expiration Date: 12/15/2021, Certifier: Michael E BoltonRegistrant: Virginia Department Of State Police, 7700 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23261-7472, Phone: (804) 674-4644, Fax: (804) 674-2602, Email:
  • CLAYPOOL HL, U S Rt 19 (Lat: 37.054278 Lon: -81.769278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: KTI76
    Assigned Frequencies: 6750.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/16/2010, Expiration Date: 07/10/2020Registrant: Department Of State Police, 7700 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23261-7472, Phone: (804) 674-4644, Fax: (804) 674-2602, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Hazardous Condition: 36
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Claypool Hill

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Claypool Hill, VA

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (94%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Claypool Hill compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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