Grundy, Virginia

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Population in 2019: 899 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -18.6%
 
Males: 415  (46.3%)
Females: 484  (53.7%)
Median resident age:

35.4 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 24614.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $43,163 (it was $37,411 in 2000)
Grundy:

$43,163
VA:

$76,456

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $20,501 (it was $19,531 in 2000)

Grundy town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $161,584 (it was $80,100 in 2000)
Grundy:

$161,584
VA:

$288,800

Median gross rent in 2019: $803.

March 2019 cost of living index in Grundy: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.2%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Grundy, VA (2010)
    • 86384.5%White alone
    • 1009.8%Black alone
    • 323.1%Hispanic
    • 151.5%Asian alone
    • 101.0%Two or more races
    • 10.10%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Grundy, Virginia as of March 05, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Grundy is 60 to 1.


Crime rates in Grundy by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

2019

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)
Rapes
(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)
Robberies
(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)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(99.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(109.1)
1
(111.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(208.1)
1
(105.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(309.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(111.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(512.8)
4
(416.2)
4
(422.4)
15
(1,490)
8
(793.7)
13
(1,292)
26
(2,680)
22
(2,318)
35
(3,817)
21
(2,333)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(99.3)
1
(99.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(105.4)
1
(109.1)
1
(111.1)
Arson
(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)
City-Data.com crime index20.531.224.367.539.771.6128.9101.2183.2132.2

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Grundy, VA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.67
Virginia average:

2.27
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Ancestries: American (55.4%), Ethiopian (11.0%), Scotch-Irish (4.8%), Irish (4.6%), German (2.1%), European (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1050 feet

Land area: 5.04 square miles.

Population density: 178 people per square mile   (very low).

Grundy, Virginia map

139 residents are foreign born (13.0% Africa, 2.1% Asia).

This town:

15.3%
Virginia:

12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $497 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $515 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (66.9 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (141.3 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (419.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Vansant, VA (1.9 miles ),
Haysi, VA (3.5 miles),
Fedscreek, KY (3.7 miles ),
Elkhorn City, KY (3.7 miles ),
Cedarville, KY (3.8 miles),
Clinchco, VA (4.1 miles ),
Phelps, KY (4.1 miles ),
Bradshaw, WV (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 37.28 N, Longitude: 82.10 W

Area code: 276

Distribution of median household income in Grundy, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Grundy, VA in 2019
Grundy satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.2%
Virginia:

4.6%
Most common industries in Grundy, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (19.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.2%)
  • Health care (8.3%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (14.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.2%)
  • Public administration (10.7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (7.1%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Utilities (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (24.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.4%)
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.5%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Grundy, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (5.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Lawyers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (11.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.1%)
  • Lawyers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (3.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.9%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (9.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.7%)

Average climate in Grundy, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Grundy, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Earthquake activity:

Grundy-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 12% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 78.4 miles away from Grundy center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 232.1 miles away from Grundy 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 119.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 10.6 miles away from Grundy center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 11.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 114.5 miles away from Grundy 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 Buchanan County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Mudslides: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grundy topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Grundy:

  • BUCHANAN GENERAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1535 SLATE CREEK ROAD)
  • GRUNDY HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, MAIN ST)
  • TOTAL HOME CARE HOSPICE (18935 RIVERSIDE DRIVE)
  • HERITAGE HALL GRUNDY (2966 SLATE CREEK ROAD)
  • BMA - SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA (23758 RIVERSIDE DRIVE)
  • HEALING HANDS HOME HEALTH INC (1018 J A YATES ROAD/ 460 RIVERSIDE DRIVE)

Airports and heliports located in Grundy:

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College/University in Grundy:

  • Appalachian School of Law (Location: 1169 Edgewater Drive; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.asl.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grundy:

  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 48 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,660)
  • King University (about 48 miles; Bristol, TN; FT enrollment: 2,472)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 54 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 58 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 60 miles; Hazard, KY; FT enrollment: 2,087)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 60 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)
  • Wytheville Community College (about 61 miles; Wytheville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,193)

Public high school in Grundy:

  • GRUNDY HIGH (Students: 474, Location: 1300 GOLDEN WAVE DRIVE, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Grundy:

  • MOUNTAIN MISSION SCHOOL (Students: 212, Location: 1760 EDGEWATER DR, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Grundy:

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Library in Grundy:

  • BUCHANAN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $500,207; Location: 1185 POE TOWN STREET; 88,851 books; 3,456 e-books; 3,544 audio materials; 1,753 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 182 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Buchanan County Courthouse (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Grundy: Buchanan Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Watkins Branch (A), Slate Creek (B), Three and Twentymile Branch (C), Newhouse Branch (D), Dave Branch (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Inn Grundy (Route 460 & Main Street), Anchor Inn (460 East Grundy), Comfort Inn (Rt. 460 & Main St.).

Birthplace of: Bev Perdue - Politician, Lee Smith (fiction author) - Novelist, Arthur Byron Cover - Science fiction writer, Ryan O'Quinn - Film actor.

Buchanan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.0 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

53.6%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

2.8%
Whole state:

5.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

People in group quarters in Grundy in 2010:

  • 196 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 28 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
156 people in other group homes in 2000
25 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Grundy (2011 data):

  • Grundy National Bank: Riverside Drive Branch at U.S. 460 West At Stiltner's Creek, branch established on 1973/01/29; at 22112 Riverside Drive, branch established on 1964/01/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $352.0 mil, Deposits: $287.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Gnb Bankshares Corporation
  • TruPoint Bank: Walnut Street Branch at 1009 Walnut Street, branch established on 1991/08/17; Trupoint Bank at 20089 Riverside Drive, branch established on 1975/01/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $455.3 mil, Deposits: $395.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Miners And Merchants Bancorp, Inc.
  • New Peoples Bank, Inc.: Grundy Office Branch at 20445 Riverside Drive, branch established on 2003/04/24. Info updated 2007/08/21: Bank assets: $781.6 mil, Deposits: $709.1 mil, headquarters in Honaker, VA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: New Peoples Bankshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Royal City Branch at 20786 Riverside Dr, branch established on 1978/10/19. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Grundy:

Marital status in Grundy, VA
  • Never married: 37.7%
  • Now married: 41.3%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 13.8%
  • Divorced: 5.2%

For population 25 years and over in Grundy:

  • High school or higher: 81.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 50.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.7
Virginia average:

12.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Grundy
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Grundy, VA (based on Buchanan County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,94930
Mainline Protestant72411
Catholic211
None18,404-
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: 6
Buchanan County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Here:

4.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Buchanan County:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.3%
State:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Buchanan County:

31.7%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Buchanan County:

20.8%
Virginia:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

63.5%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

66.8%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.0
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Grundy:

18.2%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Grundy:

8.7%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Grundy:

7.3
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.6%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
Grundy:

68.5%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

84.3%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Grundy, VA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 6$31,669$63,3380$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$19,968$39,9360$0
Solid Waste Management 3$7,763$31,0520$0
Financial Administration 2$4,260$25,5600$0
Other Government Administration 2$11,709$70,2540$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,004$24,04815$5,866
Firefighters 0$0 1$1,072
Totals for Government 20$77,374$46,42416$6,937

Grundy government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $946,000 ($1052.28)
    Police Protection: $338,000 ($375.97)
    General - Other: $299,000 ($332.59)
    Financial Administration: $202,000 ($224.69)
    Local Fire Protection: $127,000 ($141.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $114,000 ($126.81)
    Air Transportation: $3,000 ($3.34)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $750,000 ($834.26)

Grundy government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $161,000 ($179.09)
    Donations From Private Sources: $81,000 ($90.10)
    Rents: $16,000 ($17.80)
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,000 ($4.45)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($3.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $168,000 ($186.87)
  • Tax - Property: $191,000 ($212.46)

Grundy government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,000,000 ($1112.35)

4.91% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,542 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
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 Tazewell County, VA  0.92% ($37,633 average AGI)
to Russell County, VA  0.60% ($33,846)
to Dickenson County, VA  0.37% ($27,875)
Businesses in Grundy, VA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Long John Silver's1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Rite Aid1
FedEx1Subway1
GNC1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS3
Hardee's1Vans1
La-Z-Boy1YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Grundy:

  • WNRG (940 AM; 5 kW; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA-KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WBPA (1460 AM; 5 kW; ELKHORN CITY, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WYRV (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CEDAR BLUFF, VA; Owner: FAITH CHRISTIAN MUSIC BROADCASTING MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDIC (1430 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CLINCHCO, VA; Owner: DICKENSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLSI (900 AM; 5 kW; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WELC (1150 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELCH, WV; Owner: POCAHONTAS BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBDY (1190 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLUEFIELD, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGTH (540 AM; 1 kW; RICHLANDS, VA; Owner: HIGH KNOB BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTZE (1470 AM; daytime; 5 kW; TAZEWELL, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grundy:

  • WMJD (97.7 FM; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA-KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WPKE-FM (103.1 FM; COAL RUN, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRIC-FM (100.7 FM; RICHLANDS, VA; Owner: PEGGY SUE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGTH-FM (105.5 FM; RICHLANDS, VA; Owner: HIGH KNOB BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WDXC (102.3 FM; POUND, VA; Owner: WDXC RADIO, INC.)
  • WDIC-FM (92.1 FM; CLINCHCO, VA; Owner: DICKENSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WIFX-FM (94.3 FM; JENKINS, KY; Owner: LETCHER COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WXKQ-FM (103.9 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WVKM (106.7 FM; MATEWAN, WV; Owner: THREE STATES BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMMT (88.7 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: APPALSHOP, INCORPORATED)
  • WMEV-FM (93.9 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXLR (104.9 FM; HAROLD, KY; Owner: ADAM D GEARHEART)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WDHR (93.1 FM; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WZLK (107.5 FM; VIRGIE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Grundy:

  • W07DA (Channel 7; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: THE VA-KY BROADCASTING CO. INC.)

Grundy fatal accident list:

Jan 26, 2007 08:42 AM, Us-460, Lat: 37.281394, Lon: -82.103578, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 3, 2007 03:00 PM, Us-460, Rt-83, Lat: 37.278869, Lon: -82.098611, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 1, 2005 05:00 PM, Us-460, Lat: 37.279630, Lon: -82.100460, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Dec 19, 2005 11:50 AM, Us-460, Lat: 37.279670, Lon: -82.100550, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 19, 1980 00:01 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 3, 1979 11:10 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 39Number of bridges
  • 285ft / 86.5mTotal length
  • $8,215,000Total costs
  • 39,573Total average daily traffic
  • 968Total average daily truck traffic
  • 54,756Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Grundy, VA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 101930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 111980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 62000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Grundy, VA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Grundy, VA)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Grundy)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 201DL , Serial Number: 24-0021, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 10/12/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 12/05/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth J Stephens, 1038 Lumber Rd, Grundy, VA 24614
  • Aircraft: KLINE JOHN P CH 701 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 230AW , Serial Number: 75810, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 11/09/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 11/12/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth Joseph Stephens, 1038 Lumber Rd, Grundy, VA 24614
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 5439T , Serial Number: 17251339, Certificate Issue Date: 05/16/2019
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James E Slone, Po Box 1113, Grundy, VA 24614, Other Owners: Vonda G Slone
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 10/20/2017
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 337A (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 142 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6248F , Serial Number: 337-0248, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 11/15/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 12/13/2017
    Registrant (Individual): David E Stevenson, Po Box 1465, Grundy, VA 24614
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7886U , Serial Number: 17251886, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 09/30/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 12/13/2017
    Registrant (Individual): David E Stevenson, Po Box 1465, Grundy, VA 24614
  • Aircraft: EMERSON ROBERT B KITFOX II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 36BE , Serial Number: 204, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 08/12/1989, Certificate Issue Date: 04/29/2003
    Registrant (Individual): James M Anderson, 1141 Sunset Hollow Rd, Grundy, VA 24614
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 60776 , Serial Number: 15070569, Certificate Issue Date: 06/09/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Magair LLC, Po Box 1066, Grundy, VA 24614
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 10/05/2019

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 21. The highest number of fire incidents - 50 took place in 2010, and the least - 3 in 2015. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Grundy, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (38.6%), and Structure Fires (36.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Grundy, VA
    • 12038.6%Outside Fires
    • 11336.3%Structure Fires
    • 4113.2%Other
    • 3711.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Grundy, VA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Grundy, Virginia:

  • Justus Motel, PO Box 381, Grundy, Virginia 24614 , Phone: (276) 935-4868
  • Comfort Inn, Rt 460 & Main St, Grundy, Virginia 24614 , Phone: (276) 935-5050, Fax: (276) 935-8181
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Grundy, Virginia
Most common first names in Grundy, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6573.2 years
James5868.4 years
William4570.1 years
Mary3774.3 years
Robert3164.8 years
Clarence2670.9 years
George2272.5 years
Bessie2178.4 years
Henry1971.8 years
Edna1981.6 years
Most common last names in Grundy, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Stiltner14770.2 years
Stacy8766.2 years
Smith7772.4 years
Ratliff7272.8 years
Mcclanahan7071.5 years
Justus6367.2 years
Looney6174.1 years
Blankenship5963.1 years
Matney5463.2 years
Rife4774.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Grundy, VA
  • 87.0%Electricity
  • 6.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.1%Other fuel
  • 1.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Grundy, VA
  • 76.6%Electricity
  • 14.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.2%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Wood


Grundy compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Grundy on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other group homes (population 1,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Eastern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in India (population 500+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
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