Emory-Meadow View, Virginia

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Population in July 2007: 2,338.
Males: 1,145  (49.0%)
Females: 1,193  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  27.2 years
Virginia median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 24361.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,080 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Emory-Meadow View:

$43,080
VA:

$68,114

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,473 (it was $15,750 in 2000)

Emory-Meadow View CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $134,595 (it was $76,300 in 2000)
Emory-Meadow View:

$134,595
VA:

$264,000

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $197,892; Detached houses: $221,480; Townhouses or other attached units: $154,783; In 2-unit structures: $183,136; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $145,406; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $231,844; Mobile homes: $61,960
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  • Races in Emory-Meadow View, VA (2000)

    Emory-Meadow View races chart
    • 2,11693.4%White alone
    • 904.0%Black alone
    • 231.0%Asian alone
    • 190.8%Two or more races
    • 100.4%Hispanic
    • 60.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.09%Other race alone

Races in Emory-Meadow View detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Emory-Meadow View: 89.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (27.5%), German (12.0%), English (10.0%), Irish (7.4%), Scotch-Irish (6.1%), Dutch (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 8.88 square miles.

Population density: 263 people per square mile   (very low).

Emory-Meadow View,VA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Emory-Meadow View:

  • High school or higher: 67.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Emory-Meadow View CDP:

  • Never married: 42.7%
  • Now married: 41.1%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 4.9%

27 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.2%
Virginia:

8.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Emory-Meadow View CDP:  0.6% ($433)
Virginia:  1.0% ($1,143)

Emory-Meadow View satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (42.4 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (122.0 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (425.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Emory, VA (0.3 miles ), Meadow View, VA (1.4 miles ), Glade Spring, VA (1.9 miles ), Plum Creek, VA (2.4 miles ), Saltville, VA (2.9 miles ), Abingdon, VA (3.0 miles ), Chilhowie, VA (3.0 miles ), Damascus, VA (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 36.77 N, Longitude: 81.84 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 276

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Machinery (5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (4%)
  • Educational services (32%)
  • Health care (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health and personal care, except drug, stores (3%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)

Work and jobs in Emory-Meadow View: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Emory-Meadow View, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Emory-Meadow View, Virginia average temperatures Emory-Meadow View, Virginia average precipitation Emory-Meadow View, Virginia humidity Emory-Meadow View, Virginia wind speed Emory-Meadow View, Virginia snowfall Emory-Meadow View, Virginia sunshine Emory-Meadow View, Virginia clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Emory-Meadow View-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Emory-Meadow View place center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/25/1975, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.8 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Emory-Meadow View-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 152.2 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 27.7 miles away from Emory-Meadow View center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 30.0 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 136.2 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 29.4 miles away from Emory-Meadow View center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 203.9 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 Washington County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Emory-Meadow View topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Emory-Meadow View:

  • GRACE HEALTHCARE OF ABINGDON (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ABINGDON, VA)
  • JOHNSTON MEMORIAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; ABINGDON, VA)
  • VALLEY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CHILHOWIE, VA)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ABINGDON, VA)
  • WELLMONT HOSPICE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; ABINGDON, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Emory-Meadow View:

  • King University (about 22 miles; Bristol, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,472)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 38 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • Appalachian State University (about 40 miles; Boone, NC; FT enrollment: 17,362)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 44 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 12,774)
  • Wytheville Community College (about 45 miles; Wytheville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,193)
  • Wilkes Community College (about 58 miles; Wilkesboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,292)
  • Concord University (about 65 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Emory, Virginia is home to Emory & Henry College (http://www.ehc.edu/), a four-year liberal arts college serving over 1,000 students. It is the oldest college in southwest Virginia (founded in 1836) and is affiliated with the United Methodist Church.

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Notable locations in Emory-Meadow View: Wiley Jackson Hall (A), Weaver Hall (B), Van Dyke Center (C), Tobias Smyth House (D), The Depot (E), Sullins Hall (F), Studio Theatre (G), Scarbrough House (H), President's House - Emory and Henry College (I), Miller - Fulton Hall (J), McGlothlin - Street Hall (K), Martin - Brock Student Center (L), King Health and Physical Education Center (M), Kelly Library (N), J Stewart French Alumni House (O), Emory Merchantile Company Building (P), Emily Williams House (Q), Collins House (R), Carriger and Matthews Halls (S), Byars Hall Visual and Performing Arts Center (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Emory-Meadow View: Mountain View Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Emory and Henry Cemetery (1), Gosby Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Richardson Branch (A), East Fork Cedar Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Emory-Meadow View include: DeVault Field (1), Fullerton Field (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Washington 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 40.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

40.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.46
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  72.7%
Whole state:  68.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  2.9%
Whole state:  4.7%

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
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

15.2%
Whole state:

9.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.5%
Whole state:

4.3%

People in group quarters in Emory-Meadow View in 2000:

  • 586 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 25 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 18 people in other group homes
  • 3 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

18.6
Virginia average:

13.4

Emory-Meadow View travel time to work - commute Emory-Meadow View 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 Emory-Meadow View CDP (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,58068
Mainline Protestant6,38450
Catholic3601
Black Protestant1942
Other722
None31,286-
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: 12
Washington County:

2.28 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

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

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Washington County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 39
Washington County:

7.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

25.3%
Virginia:

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

19.7%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.9%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Emory-Meadow View:

48.0%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Emory-Meadow View:

28.3
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.0%
State:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Emory-Meadow View:

6.3%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Emory-Meadow View:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Emory-Meadow View:

31.5%
Virginia:

33.7%

General health condition:
Emory-Meadow View:

59.4%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.8%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Emory-Meadow View, VA Residents

5.46% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,583 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.46%
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 Bristol city, VA  0.87% ($33,108 average AGI)
from Sullivan County, TN  0.73% ($31,348)
from Smyth County, VA  0.43% ($45,272)


5.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,906 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
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 Bristol city, VA  1.00% ($28,948 average AGI)
to Sullivan County, TN  0.91% ($36,197)
to Smyth County, VA  0.47% ($29,244)

Strongest AM radio stations in Emory-Meadow View:

  • WXMY (1600 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SALTVILLE, VA; Owner: CONTINENTAL MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYRV (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CEDAR BLUFF, VA; Owner: FAITH CHRISTIAN MUSIC BROADCASTING MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WFHG (980 AM; 5 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKSK (580 AM; 5 kW; W.JEFFERSON, NC; Owner: CADDELL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPWT (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WBCV (1550 AM; 5 kW; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: SUNSHINE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIO)
  • WXIT (1200 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLOWING ROCK, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Emory-Meadow View:

  • WEHC (90.7 FM; EMORY, VA; Owner: EMORY & HENRY COLLEGE)
  • WFHG-FM (92.7 FM; ABINGDON, VA; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMEV-FM (93.9 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WOLD-FM (102.5 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: EMERALD SOUND, INC.)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WXLZ-FM (107.3 FM; LEBANON, VA; Owner: YEARY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVTR (91.9 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WECR-FM (102.3 FM; BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WZJS (100.7 FM; BANNER ELK, NC; Owner: HIGHLAND COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATES, LLC)
  • W285DG (104.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W225AA (92.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WGTH-FM (105.5 FM; RICHLANDS, VA; Owner: HIGH KNOB BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRIC-FM (100.7 FM; RICHLANDS, VA; Owner: PEGGY SUE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Emory-Meadow View:

  • WCYB-TV (Channel 5; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: APPALACHIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMSY-TV (Channel 52; MARION, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLFG (Channel 68; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: LIVING FAITH MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAPW-CA (Channel 31; ABINGDON, ETC., VA; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 66m217ftTotal length
  • $6,822,000Total costs
  • 104,477Total average daily traffic
  • 7,510Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 101960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 11980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Emory-Meadow View, VA
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$100,6338$160,75921$144,6414$46,2751$56,2302$57,520
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$108,2500$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$169,4000$07$137,9691$36,3200$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$05$191,6580$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$147,7250$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0106.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$166,350
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0106.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (61%)
  • Utility gas (19%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (16%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Emory-Meadow View 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Emory-Meadow View on our top lists:

  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
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