Gordonsville, Virginia

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Population in 2017: 1,591 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.2%
 
Males: 684  (43.0%)
Females: 907  (57.0%)
Median resident age:

40.8 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years

Zip codes: 22942.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,643 (it was $35,655 in 2000)
Gordonsville:

$54,643
VA:

$71,535

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,925 (it was $17,881 in 2000)

Gordonsville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $205,510 (it was $89,300 in 2000)
Gordonsville:

$205,510
VA:

$273,400

Median gross rent in 2017: $860.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gordonsville: 86.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.7%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.1% for Black residents, 45.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 45.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Gordonsville, VA (2010)
    • 1,04269.7%White alone
    • 34723.2%Black alone
    • 644.3%Hispanic
    • 352.3%Two or more races
    • 70.5%Asian alone
    • 10.07%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Gordonsville, Virginia as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gordonsville is 78 to 1.


Crime rates in Gordonsville by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(61.2)
1
(59.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.7)
1
(62.5)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(65.2)
1
(65.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(63.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(124.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(62.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(176.5)
2
(116.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(195.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(125.1)
1
(62.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(125.0)
2
(122.5)
9
(534.4)
4
(235.3)
3
(174.4)
1
(57.3)
2
(130.4)
0
(0.0)
5
(318.7)
5
(316.9)
3
(188.1)
3
(187.6)
2
(124.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
45
(2,813)
24
(1,470)
19
(1,128)
24
(1,412)
17
(988.4)
19
(1,089)
11
(717.1)
18
(1,170)
16
(1,020)
10
(633.7)
10
(627.0)
10
(625.4)
14
(871.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(250.0)
1
(61.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(58.8)
1
(58.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(130.4)
1
(65.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(188.1)
1
(62.5)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(59.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)153.7121.2130.0112.979.747.6106.971.5114.166.5103.4118.293.4

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City-data.com crime index in Gordonsville, VA

Crime rate in Gordonsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.36
Virginia average:

2.26
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Ancestries: American (17.8%), English (11.8%), Irish (9.2%), German (6.9%), Scottish (1.6%), French Canadian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1870

Elevation: 493 feet

Land area: 0.91 square miles.

Population density: 1,748 people per square mile   (low).

Gordonsville, Virginia map

19 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.1%
Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,269 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,100 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Richmond, VA (57.2 miles , pop. 197,790).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (83.3 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (208.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Orange, VA (3.0 miles ),
Blue Ridge Shores, VA (3.0 miles ),
Ruckersville, VA (3.5 miles ),
Piney Mountain, VA (3.5 miles ),
Louisa, VA (3.6 miles ),
Hollymead, VA (3.7 miles ),
Rivanna, VA (3.9 miles ),
Pantops, VA (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 38.13 N, Longitude: 78.19 W

Area code: 540

Distribution of median household income in Gordonsville, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Gordonsville, VA in 2017
Gordonsville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.2%
Virginia:

3.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +100 (+7.2%).
Most common industries in Gordonsville, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (11.8%)
  • Health care (11.0%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Apparel (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.9%)
  • Apparel (5.5%)
  • Utilities (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.6%)
  • Public administration (8.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Apparel (5.2%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Gordonsville, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Cashiers (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (9.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)

Average climate in Gordonsville, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Gordonsville, Virginia average temperatures Gordonsville, Virginia average precipitation Gordonsville, Virginia humidity Gordonsville, Virginia wind speed Gordonsville, Virginia snowfall Gordonsville, Virginia sunshine Gordonsville, Virginia clear and cloudy days

Gordonsville, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.2. This is better than average.

City:

56.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.20. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.20
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Gordonsville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 22% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.1 miles away from the Gordonsville town center injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 7/25/1985, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gordonsville-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 40.9 miles away from Gordonsville 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 260.1 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 27.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 190.6 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 30.7 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 313.0 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 Orange County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gordonsville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Gordonsville:

  • UVA ZION CROSSROADS DIALYSIS (75 CIRCLE POINTE DR)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Gordonsville:

  • DOGWOOD VILLAGE OF ORANGE COUNTY HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ORANGE, VA)
  • UVA ORANGE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; ORANGE, VA)
  • LOUISA HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LOUISA, VA)
  • CHARLOTTESVILLE NORTH DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA)
  • DAVITA - CHARLOTTESVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA)
  • WESTMINSTER CANTERBURY BLUE RI (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA)

Airports located in Gordonsville:

Amtrak station near Gordonsville:

  • 19 miles: CHARLOTTSVILLE (CHARLOTTESVILE, 810 W. MAIN ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Gordonsville:

  • 18 miles: North Anna 1 and 2 in Mineral, VA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gordonsville:

  • Piedmont Virginia Community College (about 19 miles; Charlottesville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,029)
  • University of Virginia-Main Campus (about 19 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 22,274)
  • Germanna Community College (about 28 miles; Locust Grove, VA; FT enrollment: 4,455)
  • University of Mary Washington (about 41 miles; Fredericksburg, VA; FT enrollment: 4,506)
  • Blue Ridge Community College (about 43 miles; Weyers Cave, VA; FT enrollment: 2,891)
  • James Madison University (about 43 miles; Harrisonburg, VA; FT enrollment: 19,727)
  • J Sargeant Reynolds Community College (about 52 miles; Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 8,271)

Public elementary/middle school in Gordonsville:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Gordonsville: Orange County Rescue Squad Gordonsville Garage (A), Gordonsville Volunteer Fire Department Company Number 24 (B), Orange County Rescue Squad Station Number 24 (C), Gordonsville Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gordonsville include: Christ Episcopal Church (A), Gordonsville Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Gordonsville include: Old Gordon Inn Memorial (1), Gordonsville Historic District (2), Dix Memorial Pool (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Exchange Hotel Civil War Museum (400 North Main Street), Orange County Office Of (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 200 South Main).

Birthplace of: James W. Flanagan - Politician.

Orange County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

GORDONSVILLE, TOWN OF (Population served: 1,800, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2011), St Formal NOV issued (APR-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2011), St Formal NOV issued (APR-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2007), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-11-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-15-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2007), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-11-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-15-2008)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-28-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-28-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-06-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-12-2006)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

61.4%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.9%
Whole state:

5.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

21 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Gordonsville (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Gordonsville Branch at 104 South Main Street, branch established on 1958/07/26. 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: Gordonsville Branch at 202 South Main Street, branch established on 1970/08/31. 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
  • Woodforest National Bank: Gordonsville Virginia Branch at 164 Camp Creek Parkway, branch established on 2009/10/05. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)

For population 15 years and over in Gordonsville:

Marital status in Gordonsville, VA
  • Never married: 36.5%
  • Now married: 41.9%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

For population 25 years and over in Gordonsville:

  • High school or higher: 79.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Virginia average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Gordonsville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gordonsville, VA (based on Orange County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,99839
Mainline Protestant2,15212
Catholic5131
Black Protestant2421
Other423
None21,534-
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: 4
This county:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Orange County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Orange County:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Orange County:

5.88 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Orange County:

9.6%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.6%
State:

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

16.6%
Virginia:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Gordonsville:

48.5%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.1%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.3
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gordonsville:

18.6%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Gordonsville:

14.7%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Gordonsville:

6.6
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.5%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
Gordonsville:

51.4%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Gordonsville:

84.1%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gordonsville, 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
Police Protection - Officers 6$19,592$39,1842$1,116
Financial Administration 3$8,395$33,5800$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,607$27,6421$1,860
Water Supply 2$5,754$34,5241$1,200
Other Government Administration 2$9,525$57,1500$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 4$1,218
Totals for Government 15$47,873$38,2988$5,394

Gordonsville government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $92,000 ($57.83)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $449,000 ($282.21)
    Regular Highways: $192,000 ($120.68)
    Central Staff Services: $169,000 ($106.22)
    Financial Administration: $154,000 ($96.79)
    Police Protection: $152,000 ($95.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000 ($10.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $36,000 ($22.63)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $4,000 ($2.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $20,000 ($12.57)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $169,000 ($106.22)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $27,000 ($16.97)

Gordonsville government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $20,000 ($12.57)
    Air Transportation: $1,000 ($0.63)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $78,000 ($49.03)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($5.03)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $670,000 ($421.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $56,000 ($35.20)
    Highways: $7,000 ($4.40)
  • Tax - Property: $242,000 ($152.11)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $127,000 ($79.82)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,000 ($5.66)

Gordonsville government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,475,000 ($927.09)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,233,000 ($774.98)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $242,000 ($152.11)

Gordonsville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,706,000 ($1072.28)

9.38% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,099 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.38%
Virginia average:

9.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Spotsylvania County, VA  1.37% ($50,838 average AGI)
from Culpeper County, VA  0.84% ($43,754)
from Albemarle County, VA  0.52% ($41,493)


8.18% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,382 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.18%
Virginia average:

9.76%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Spotsylvania County, VA  1.06% ($48,808 average AGI)
to Louisa County, VA  0.62% ($55,494)
to Albemarle County, VA  0.54% ($53,297)
Businesses in Gordonsville, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Lowe's1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Burger King1Subway1
FedEx1UPS1
Hardee's1Walmart1
IHOP1

Strongest AM radio stations in Gordonsville:

  • WKTR (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; EARLYSVILLE, VA; Owner: WKTR, INC.)
  • WCHV (1260 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WINA (1070 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVCV (1340 AM; 1 kW; ORANGE, VA; Owner: PIEDMONT COMMUNICATIONS, INCORPORATE)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSVA (550 AM; 10 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gordonsville:

  • WJMA-FM (98.9 FM; ORANGE, VA; Owner: PIEDMONT COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WCUL (103.1 FM; CULPEPER, VA; Owner: JOYNER LICENSE, INC.)
  • WWWV (97.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUMX (107.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: AIR VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WNRN (91.9 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: STU-COMM, INC.)
  • WVTW (88.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION, INC)
  • WTJU (91.1 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA)
  • WHTE-FM (101.9 FM; RUCKERSVILLE, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W240AF (95.9 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WUVA (92.7 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: WUVA, INC.)
  • WVTU (89.3 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WCYK-FM (99.7 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMXH-FM (105.7 FM; LURAY, VA; Owner: EASY RADIO, INC.)
  • WMRY (103.5 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WACL (98.5 FM; ELKTON, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLSA (105.5 FM; LOUISA, VA; Owner: MID-VIRGINIA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQPO (100.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WPVA (90.1 FM; WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WQMZ (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Gordonsville:

  • WVIR-TV (Channel 29; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHTJ (Channel 41; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W50CM (Channel 50; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY EDUCUCATIONAL TV CORP.)

Gordonsville fatal accident list:

Aug 11, 2005 07:45 PM, Us-15, Lat: 38.133270, Lon: -78.186010, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 6.4mTotal length
  • 14,263Total average daily traffic
  • 740Total average daily truck traffic
  • 27,720Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 27. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 57 took place in 2009, and the least - 7 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Gordonsville, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (44.3%), and Outside Fires (37.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Gordonsville, VA
    • 19044.3%Structure Fires
    • 16037.3%Outside Fires
    • 6114.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 184.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gordonsville, VA
Most common first names in Gordonsville, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6869.9 years
William6169.2 years
John4974.5 years
Mary4676.4 years
Robert4268.0 years
Charles2869.2 years
George2574.3 years
Thomas2372.9 years
Dorothy1979.7 years
Joseph1873.6 years
Most common last names in Gordonsville, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson3375.5 years
Smith3073.3 years
Morris2677.8 years
Carter2070.8 years
Williams1877.4 years
Riner1771.5 years
Brown1573.9 years
Jones1572.0 years
Jackson1465.2 years
Shifflett1364.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gordonsville, VA
  • 49.4%Electricity
  • 16.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.6%Utility gas
  • 3.9%Coal or coke
  • 2.7%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gordonsville, VA
  • 71.6%Electricity
  • 17.6%Utility gas
  • 6.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.8%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Gordonsville compared to Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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