Dillwyn, Virginia

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Population in 2014: 443 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.9%
 
Males: 205  (46.5%)
Females: 238  (53.5%)
Median resident age:  34.3 years
Virginia median age:  37.8 years

Zip codes: 23936.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $27,602 (it was $19,167 in 2000)
Dillwyn:

$27,602
VA:

$66,262

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $14,835 (it was $11,091 in 2000)

Dillwyn town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $145,420 (it was $63,300 in 2000)
Dillwyn:

$145,420
VA:

$257,800

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $142,553; Detached houses: $166,029; Mobile homes: $77,491

Median gross rent in 2015: $486.

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  • Races in Dillwyn, VA (2010)

    Dillwyn races chart
    • 27260.9%White alone
    • 16336.5%Black alone
    • 71.6%Two or more races
    • 40.9%Hispanic
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dillwyn: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (14.2%), English (11.7%), Irish (3.1%), German (1.5%), Polish (1.5%), Scottish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1912

Elevation: 620 feet

Land area: 0.69 square miles.

Population density: 641 people per square mile   (low).

Dillwyn, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Dillwyn:

  • High school or higher: 77.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dillwyn town:

  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 37.8%
  • Separated: 6.0%
  • Widowed: 19.5%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.4%
Virginia:

11.7%



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Dillwyn, Virginia as of October 19, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Dillwyn to the number of sex offenders is 21 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $628 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $807 (0.5%)

Dillwyn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynchburg, VA (40.2 miles , pop. 65,269).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (119.6 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (246.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Buckingham Courthouse, VA (2.3 miles) , Cumberland, VA (3.5 miles ), Yogaville, VA (3.9 miles ), Farmville, VA (4.2 miles ), Scottsville, VA (4.3 miles ), Hampden Sydney, VA (4.5 miles ), Esmont, VA (4.6 miles ), Schuyler, VA (4.7 miles ).

Latitude: 37.54 N, Longitude: 78.46 W

Area code: 434

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

5.1%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -12 (-2.6%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (31%)
  • Construction (25%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Dillwyn, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dillwyn-area historical tornado activity is near Virginia state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the Dillwyn town center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 9/30/1959, a category F3 tornado 24.3 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dillwyn-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 84% 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 30.6 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 25.8 miles away from Dillwyn 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 12.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 292.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 302.9 miles away from Dillwyn center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 32.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Buckingham County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Droughts: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dillwyn topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Dillwyn:

  • HERITAGE HALL DILLWYN (119 BRICKYARD DRIVE)

Heliports located in Dillwyn:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dillwyn:

  • Longwood University (about 17 miles; Farmville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 4,565)
  • Piedmont Virginia Community College (about 33 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 3,029)
  • University of Virginia-Main Campus (about 35 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 22,274)
  • Lynchburg College (about 42 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,456)
  • Liberty University (about 42 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 61,625)
  • Central Virginia Community College (about 42 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,759)
  • University of Richmond (about 51 miles; University of Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 3,745)

Private high school in Dillwyn:

  • THE DISCOVERY SCHOOL OF VIRGINIA (Students: 52, Location: 2697 COPPER MINE RD, Grades: UG-12, Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Dillwyn:

  • BUCKINGHAM CO PRIMARY (Students: 176, Location: 128 FRANK HARRIS ROAD, Grades: KG-2)
  • BUCKINGHAM CO ELEM (Location: 40 FRANK HARRIS RAOD, Grades: 3-5)
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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • private schools: NEW DOMINION SCHOOL-GIRLS P.O. Box 876 Dillwyn , VA 23936

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Buckingham 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 2015: 39.3%
(24.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 56.6% for Black residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.5%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.8%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households
56 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
66 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Dillwyn (2011 data):

  • The Farmers Bank of Appomattox: Dillwyn Branch at 16086 North James Madison Hwy, branch established on 1997/08/11. Info updated 2010/01/29: Bank assets: $186.2 mil, Deposits: $158.5 mil, headquarters in Appomattox, VA, positive income, 5 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Dillwyn Branch at Main And Rosny Road, Row 629, branch established on 1962/06/30. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Dillwyn Branch at 15604 N James Madison Hwy, branch established on 1972/10/26. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Virginia average:

12.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dillwyn town (based on Buckingham County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,17517
Mainline Protestant74914
Other5073
Catholic341
Black Protestant-1
None13,681-
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: 2
Buckingham County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Buckingham County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

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

6.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Buckingham County:

30.1%
Virginia:

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

17.7%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dillwyn:

49.5%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.3%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.6
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.4%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.5%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

40.2%
Virginia:

33.7%

General health condition:
This city:

54.1%
State:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.2%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dillwyn, VA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$3,013
Totals for Government 0$0 8$3,013

Dillwyn government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $134,000 ($302.48)
    Water Utilities: $122,000 ($275.40)
    Financial Administration: $42,000 ($94.81)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $110,000 ($248.31)

Dillwyn government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $134,000 ($302.48)
    All Other: $4,000 ($9.03)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $122,000 ($275.40)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,000 ($4.51)
    All Other: $1,000 ($2.26)
  • Tax - NEC: $56,000 ($126.41)
    Property: $11,000 ($24.83)
    Total General Sales: $7,000 ($15.80)

5.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,249 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
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 Albemarle County, VA  0.85% ($28,455 average AGI)
from Prince Edward County, VA  0.52% ($29,778)
from Fluvanna County, VA  0.44% ($25,478)


4.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,045 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.32%
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 Prince Edward County, VA  0.48% ($15,720 average AGI)
to Albemarle County, VA  0.45% ($33,478)
to Charlottesville city, VA  0.29% ($21,467)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dillwyn:

  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSVS (800 AM; 5 kW; CREWE, VA; Owner: COLONIAL BROADCASTING OF CREWE, INC.)
  • WOWZ (1280 AM; 5 kW; APPOMATTOX, VA; Owner: ONECOM, INC.)
  • WLLL (930 AM; 10 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: HUBBARD'S ADVERTISING AGENCY, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDZY (1290 AM; 25 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, VA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFLO (870 AM; daytime; 1 kW; FARMVILLE, VA; Owner: COLONIAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WLVA (590 AM; 5 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKTR (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; EARLYSVILLE, VA; Owner: WKTR, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dillwyn:

  • WKJS (104.7 FM; CREWE, VA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBNN-FM (105.3 FM; DILLWYN, VA; Owner: WKGM, INC.)
  • WMRY (103.5 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WZZU (97.9 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: TRAVIS MEDIA L.L.C.)
  • WNRS-FM (89.9 FM; SWEET BRIAR, VA; Owner: SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE)
  • WFLO-FM (95.7 FM; FARMVILLE, VA; Owner: COLONIAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCYK-FM (99.7 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWWV (97.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVTU (89.3 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WUMX (107.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: AIR VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WVTW (88.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION, INC)
  • WTJU (91.1 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA)
  • WNRN (91.9 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: STU-COMM, INC.)
  • WMJA (102.7 FM; APPOMATTOX, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W254AH (98.7 FM; FARMVILLE, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • W240AF (95.9 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WYYD (107.9 FM; AMHERST, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUVA (92.7 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: WUVA, INC.)
  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WBTJ (106.5 FM; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Dillwyn:

  • WWAY (Channel 3; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WCVE-TV (Channel 23; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRLH-TV (Channel 35; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: WRLH LICENSEE, LLC)

Dillwyn fatal accident list:

Dec 8, 1993 07:35 AM, Rt15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 4, 1978 08:00 AM, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 16m52ftTotal length
  • $145,000Total costs
  • 17,120Total average daily traffic
  • 560Total average daily truck traffic
  • 36,174Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dillwyn)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Tank 1.5 Mi Nw (Lat: 37.572639 Lon: -78.472500), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPBR533
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.312 MHzGrant Date: 01/05/2013, Expiration Date: 02/17/2023Registrant: Department Of Corrections, 6900 Atmore Drive, Richmond, VA 23261, Phone: (804) 887-8091, Email:
  • WILLIS MOUNTAIN, 578 Willis Mountain Plant Lane Near (Lat: 37.471667 Lon: -78.464722), Type: Nnltann, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: KIP624
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.725 MHzGrant Date: 11/23/2011, Expiration Date: 02/20/2022Registrant: Professional Communications, 435 Mussers Mill Road, Crockett, VA 24323, Phone: (540) 392-4192, Fax: (413) 653-2013, Email:
  • Dillwyn Cc 1.5 Mi N Rts 20 15 (Lat: 37.572639 Lon: -78.472500), Structure height: 55 m, Call Sign: KNFM345
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.1200 MHz, 39.5400 MHzGrant Date: 01/15/2014, Expiration Date: 02/28/2024Registrant: Department Of Corrections, 6900 Atmore Drive, Richmond, VA 23225, Phone: (804) 674-3000, Fax: (804) 674-3536, Email:
  • Lat: 37.542917 Lon: -78.457222, Call Sign: WPSJ534
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHzGrant Date: 05/21/2001, Expiration Date: 05/21/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/13/2003, Certifier: Signature On FileRegistrant: H M Electronics Inc, 6675 Mesa Ridge Road, San Diego, CA 92121, Phone: (858) 535-6166, Fax: (858) 552-0139
  • Lat: 38.033472 Lon: -78.501111, Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPTS594
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHz, 155.340 MHzGrant Date: 12/06/2001, Expiration Date: 12/06/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/11/2012, Certifier: Sandra A PfohlRegistrant: Lynch, Josie, Rockville, MD 20849, Phone: (301) 309-2380, Fax: (301) 309-1996, Email:
  • Rr 4 Box 715 James Madison Hwy (Lat: 37.423444 Lon: -77.438472), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQDV732
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.312 MHzGrant Date: 12/02/2015, Expiration Date: 11/09/2025, Certifier: Judy A King Ms.Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E# 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 37.542833 Lon: -78.457500, Call Sign: KD45667
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.0200 MHzGrant Date: 04/16/2014, Expiration Date: 07/10/2024Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 4401-A Connecticut Ave Nw #232, Washington, DC 20008, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 209-3097, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • SPROUSES CORNER, Int Srt 688 & 650 5 Mi W (Lat: 37.550417 Lon: -78.463889), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 125 m, Call Sign: WMW255
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6785.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Studio, 1.8 Km North Of Dillwyn On Route #15 (Lat: 37.556667 Lon: -78.438361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WPOM964
    Assigned Frequencies: 950.000 MHzGrant Date: 03/17/2000, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019, Certifier: Vernon H BakerRegistrant: Carl E. Smith Consulting Engineers, 2324 N. Cleveland-Massillon Road, Bath, OH 44210, Phone: (330) 659-4440, Fax: (330) 659-9234
  • BUCKINGHAM, 30 Willis Mtn Plant Rd (Lat: 37.471833 Lon: -78.464722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: WQEP882
    Assigned Frequencies: 11205.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/21/2006, Expiration Date: 03/21/2016, Cancellation Date: 10/28/2011, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 2099 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite #100, Washington, DC 20006-6801, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • WILLIS MTN, 30 Willis Mtn Plant Rd (Lat: 37.471833 Lon: -78.464722), Type: Pole, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQOP445
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/08/2011, Expiration Date: 12/08/2021, Certifier: Mickey SimsRegistrant: Buggs Island Telephone Cooperative, 100 Nellie Jones Road, Bracey, VA 23919, Phone: (434) 917-3822, Fax: (434) 636-1218, Email:
  • CV413, 15154 N James Madison Highway (Lat: 37.532111 Lon: -78.484278), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 59.1 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQUH681
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/10/2014, Expiration Date: 07/10/2024, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E. Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:
  • CV442, 21370 North James Madison Highway (Lat: 37.580667 Lon: -78.411083), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WQUH682
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/10/2014, Expiration Date: 07/10/2024, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E. Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:
  • DILLWYN, Route 15 (Lat: 37.593750 Lon: -78.398611), Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WHE292
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHzGrant Date: 01/26/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2020, Certifier: James J. R. TalbotRegistrant: At&t Communications Of Virginia, LLC, 675 West Peachtree St.., Nw Rm 34a16, Atlanta, GA 30308, Phone: (404) 927-2692, Fax: (404) 522-7665, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: K4HIP, Grant Date: 02/12/1997, Expiration Date: 02/12/2007, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2009, Registrant: Harold T Scott, Rt 2 Box 9160, Dillwyn, VA 23936
  • Call Sign: KD4EJE, Licensee ID: L00280245, Grant Date: 07/06/2001, Expiration Date: 08/27/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/28/2013, Registrant: Karen A Dulaney, Rr 2 Box 7190, Dillwyn, VA 23936
  • Call Sign: KE4OSE, Grant Date: 07/15/1994, Expiration Date: 07/15/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/18/2006, Registrant: Ronald W Senger, Rt 3 Box 152a, Dillwyn, VA 23936
  • Call Sign: KF4EGI, Grant Date: 10/25/1995, Expiration Date: 10/25/2005, Cancellation Date: 10/26/2007, Registrant: Frank A Cowan Jr, Rt 3 Box 109, Dillwyn, VA 23936
  • Call Sign: KG4MPO, Licensee ID: L00339338, Grant Date: 01/26/2011, Expiration Date: 03/23/2021, Certifier: James C Legrand, Registrant: James C Legrand, 850 Back Mountain Road, Dillwyn, VA 23936
  • Call Sign: KI4BBO, Licensee ID: L00703765, Grant Date: 06/19/2003, Expiration Date: 06/19/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/20/2015, Certifier: Joshua D Powell, Registrant: Josh D Powell, 838 Main St., Dillwyn, VA 23936
  • Call Sign: KM4LVF, Licensee ID: L01956400, Grant Date: 07/17/2015, Expiration Date: 07/17/2025, Certifier: Brian K Henshaw Jr, Registrant: Brian K Henshaw Jr, 968 Chellowe Road, Dillwyn, VA 23936

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

HARRISONBURG MEN`S DIVERSION CENTER (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
DISCOVERY SCHOOL OF VIRGINIA (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-31-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-31-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-31-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-27-2006)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dillwyn that have no violations reported:

  • COFFEEWOOD CORRECTIONAL CENTER (Population served: 2,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 72
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Dillwyn

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dillwyn, VA
Most common first names in Dillwyn, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7475.4 years
James5969.5 years
Mary5879.3 years
William4777.5 years
Robert3574.8 years
George2971.1 years
Willie2574.5 years
Annie2483.2 years
Thomas2176.2 years
Margaret2080.9 years
Most common last names in Dillwyn, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jamerson4473.6 years
Jones4171.8 years
Taylor4074.2 years
Booker3569.5 years
Anderson3273.6 years
Brown3079.1 years
Shumaker2973.8 years
Allen2576.4 years
Maxey2378.9 years
Harris2376.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (72%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Dillwyn, VA
NameCountNameCount
Curves1McDonald's1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1

Dillwyn compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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