For population 25 years and over in Craigsville:
For population 15 years and over in Craigsville town:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $609 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynchburg, VA (48.1 miles , pop. 65,269).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (140.4 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (263.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Augusta Springs, VA (1.9 miles ), Goshen, VA (3.0 miles ), Middlebrook, VA (3.1 miles ), Greenville, VA (3.6 miles ), Churchville, VA (4.0 miles) , Jolivue, VA (4.1 miles ), Staunton, VA (4.2 miles ), Stuarts Draft, VA (4.4 miles ).
Latitude: 38.08 N, Longitude: 79.38 W
Area code: 540
Population change in the 1990s: +163 (+20.0%).
Work and jobs in Craigsville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Craigsville, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Craigsville-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/4/1990, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.1 miles away from the Craigsville town center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 9/30/1959, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 41.5 miles away from the town center killed 11 people and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Craigsville-area historical earthquake activity is below Virginia state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 87.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.9 miles away from Craigsville center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 73.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 83.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/1991 at 01:01:20, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 9.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.0 miles away from Craigsville center
On 9/22/2001 at 16:01:20, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, 2.5 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 53.8 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 Augusta County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Droughts: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Tony Schiavone - Radio sports announcer.
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Craigsville:
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Public elementary/middle school in Craigsville:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Craigsville and their reported violations in the past:CRAIGSVILLE, TOWN OF (Population served: 2340, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 24.7%
(24.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Craigsville compared to Virginia state average:
Banks with branches in Craigsville (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Craigsville town (based on Augusta County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.59%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,739 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:
5.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,500 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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Craigsville fatal accident list:
Jun 12, 1984 11:35 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Craigsville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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