Hillsville, Virginia

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Population in 2019: 2,661 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.1%
 
Males: 1,298  (48.8%)
Females: 1,363  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

47.2 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 24343.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $40,718 (it was $27,148 in 2000)
Hillsville:

$40,718
VA:

$76,456

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,548 (it was $16,633 in 2000)

Hillsville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $118,862 (it was $73,900 in 2000)
Hillsville:

$118,862
VA:

$288,800

Median gross rent in 2019: $559.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hillsville: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 19.2%
(18.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.7% for two or more races residents)
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According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Hillsville, Virginia as of November 29, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hillsville is 113 to 1.


Crime rates in Hillsville by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(72.9)
3
(111.5)
1
(37.8)
1
(38.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.9)
1
(37.0)
3
(111.0)
1
(36.9)
2
(75.0)
1
(37.5)
1
(37.8)
2
(75.6)
2
(75.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.2)
2
(75.6)
2
(76.0)
1
(38.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(74.0)
2
(74.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(401.0)
7
(260.1)
1
(37.8)
6
(228.1)
4
(153.3)
12
(442.3)
4
(147.9)
5
(185.0)
4
(147.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(37.8)
5
(189.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(182.3)
16
(594.6)
7
(264.8)
38
(1,445)
7
(268.2)
13
(479.2)
8
(295.9)
6
(222.1)
10
(369.1)
7
(262.5)
12
(450.1)
12
(454.0)
10
(378.2)
4
(151.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
47
(1,713)
53
(1,970)
44
(1,664)
49
(1,863)
57
(2,184)
88
(3,244)
79
(2,922)
69
(2,554)
51
(1,883)
58
(2,175)
60
(2,251)
48
(1,816)
50
(1,891)
49
(1,853)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(328.1)
6
(223.0)
1
(37.8)
2
(76.0)
4
(153.3)
10
(368.6)
1
(37.0)
7
(259.1)
2
(73.8)
5
(187.5)
8
(300.1)
5
(189.2)
3
(113.5)
1
(37.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(36.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.9)
1
(37.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index246.1290.6148.6280.6160.5310.7221.9286.5166.1180.4183.0149.8179.3186.1

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 Hillsville, VA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.16
Virginia average:

2.27
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Ancestries: American (45.0%), Irish (10.8%), English (5.7%), German (4.4%), Italian (2.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1900

Elevation: 2557 feet

Land area: 5.70 square miles.

Population density: 467 people per square mile   (low).

Hillsville, Virginia map

109 residents are foreign born (4.1% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

This town:

4.1%
Virginia:

12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $992 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $949 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Winston-Salem, NC (52.5 miles , pop. 185,776).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (69.3 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (376.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Woodlawn, VA (2.0 miles ),
Fancy Gap, VA (2.5 miles ),
Galax, VA (3.5 miles ),
Allisonia, VA (3.5 miles),
Cana, VA (3.5 miles ),
Fries, VA (3.7 miles ),
Ivanhoe, VA (3.7 miles ),
Hiwassee, VA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 36.76 N, Longitude: 80.73 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,079 (+77.5%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 684 (56.4%)

Area code: 276

Distribution of median household income in Hillsville, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Hillsville, VA in 2019
Hillsville satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $54,600
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,300
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $96,100
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $98,400
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $131,400
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $252,000
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $144,700
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $181,700
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $242,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Hillsville, VA residents
Average permit cost in Hillsville, VA
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.5%
Virginia:

4.6%
Most common industries in Hillsville, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (11.4%)
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (4.8%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (4.1%)
  • Truck transportation (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (18.8%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Health care (12.0%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Hillsville, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.2%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.0%)
  • Cashiers (5.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)

Average climate in Hillsville, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Hillsville, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Hillsville-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 60% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/21/1977, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the Hillsville town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 48.7 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 27 people and caused $34 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hillsville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 173.2 miles away from Hillsville center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 28.0 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 202.5 miles away from Hillsville center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 72.3 miles away from Hillsville center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB) earthquake occurred 73.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 222.8 miles away from Hillsville 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 Carroll County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Hillsville:

  • MOUNTAIN VALLEY HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (416 SOUTH MAIN STREET)
  • SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA TRAINING (RT 1 BOX 415)
  • TRINITY MISSION HEALTH AND REHAB OF HILLSVILLE (222 FULCHER STREET)

Airports located in Hillsville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hillsville:

  • Wytheville Community College (about 24 miles; Wytheville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,193)
  • New River Community College (about 25 miles; Dublin, VA; FT enrollment: 3,007)
  • Surry Community College (about 26 miles; Dobson, NC; FT enrollment: 2,686)
  • Radford University (about 29 miles; Radford, VA; FT enrollment: 9,426)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (about 37 miles; Blacksburg, VA; FT enrollment: 30,984)
  • Patrick Henry Community College (about 48 miles; Martinsville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,266)
  • Concord University (about 49 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)

Public high schools in Hillsville:

Private high school in Hillsville:

  • NEW LIFE CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS (Students: 72, Location: 234 VIRGINIA ST, Grades: 5-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Hillsville:

See full list of schools located in Hillsville

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • A strong FM radio station in Hillsville, as I believe, considering it has very little or no static, is WXRC, 95.7, in Charlotte, NC.

Points of interest:

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Churches in Hillsville include: Westside Church (A), Harmony Grove Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Gardner Cemetery (1), Charles H Webb Cemetery (2), Carter-Wilkerson Cemetery (3), North Cemetery (4), Wilkinson Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Carroll County Historical Museum (225 North Main Street), Carroll County (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 101 Beaver Dam Road).

Hotels: Comfort Inn of Hillsville (99 Farmers Market Road), Best Western Four Seasons So (57 Airport Road), Hampton Inn Hillsville (90 Farmers Market Road), Comfort Inn & Suites (1994 Carrollton Pike Road), Holiday Inn Express Hillsville (85 Airport Road), Hampton Inn (90 Farmers Market Road), Fairfield Inn Hillsville Va (151 Farmers Cir), Comfort Inn (1994 Carrollton Pike).

Court: Carroll County - Circuit Court Clerks Ofc- Deed Marriage License Passports- Felonies App (605 Pine Suite 1).

Carroll County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

CARROLL REGIONAL WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 7,500, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-01-2008 and NOV-01-2008, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2008), St Public Notif requested (JAN-12-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-12-2009), St Public Notif received (JAN-26-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-01-2008 and NOV-01-2008, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2008), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-02-2008), St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-15-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 7 regular monitoring violations
CANA REGIONAL WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,448, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-03-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-12-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-12-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-08-2014)
  • One minor monitoring violation
FANCY GAP (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 24 regular monitoring violations
RHUDY`S DRIVE IN (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • HILLSVILLE, TOWN OF (Population served: 2,704, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Average household size:
This town:

2.1 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

58.4%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.9%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
53 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
57 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Hillsville (2011 data):

  • Bank of Floyd: Hillsville Branch at 185 South Main Street, branch established on 1998/06/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $258.8 mil, Deposits: $234.2 mil, headquarters in Floyd, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Cardinal Bankshares Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Hillsville Branch at 145 North Main Street, branch established on 1972/03/15. 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
  • Carter Bank & Trust: Hillsville Branch at 220 Main Street, branch established on 1984/04/23. Info updated 2007/02/23: Bank assets: $3,970.4 mil, Deposits: $3,610.0 mil, headquarters in Martinsville, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 123 total offices
  • Grayson National Bank: Hillsville Office at 419 South Main Street, branch established on 2004/12/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $345.8 mil, Deposits: $297.3 mil, headquarters in Independence, VA, negative income in the last year, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Grayson Bankshares, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Hillsville Branch at 148 North Main Street, branch established on 1890/01/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Hillsville:

Marital status in Hillsville, VA
  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 7.1%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in Hillsville:

  • High school or higher: 79.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Virginia average:

12.1

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hillsville, VA (based on Carroll County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,02044
Mainline Protestant3,19228
Catholic2571
Other1-
Black Protestant-1
None19,572-
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
Carroll County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Carroll County:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Carroll County:

10.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Carroll County:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

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

10.0%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Carroll County:

31.7%
Virginia:

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

20.1%
Virginia:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hillsville:

45.2%
Virginia:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hillsville:

39.9%
Virginia:

48.6%

Average BMI:
Hillsville:

28.9
Virginia:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hillsville:

31.0%
Virginia:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hillsville:

16.0%
Virginia:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hillsville:

36.4%
Virginia:

33.5%

General health condition:
Here:

47.4%
Virginia:

57.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Hillsville:

75.5%
Virginia:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hillsville, 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
Police Protection - Officers 14$47,262$40,5104$7,850
Streets and Highways 7$18,422$31,5810$0
Financial Administration 6$14,458$28,9160$0
Sewerage 5$12,814$30,7540$0
Water Supply 5$13,028$31,2670$0
Solid Waste Management 4$7,782$23,3460$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,428$65,1365$5,700
Totals for Government 42$119,194$34,0559$13,550

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $253,000 ($95.08)
    Water Utilities: $48,000 ($18.04)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($1.13)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,045,000 ($392.71)
    Sewerage: $495,000 ($186.02)
    Central Staff Services: $475,000 ($178.50)
    Water Utilities: $440,000 ($165.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $375,000 ($140.92)
    Regular Highways: $342,000 ($128.52)
    Housing and Community Development: $105,000 ($39.46)
    General - Other: $90,000 ($33.82)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $78,000 ($29.31)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $78,000 ($29.31)
    General Public Buildings: $58,000 ($21.80)
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000 ($14.66)
    Financial Administration: $26,000 ($9.77)
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000 ($4.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $146,000 ($54.87)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $722,000 ($271.33)
    Police Protection: $108,000 ($40.59)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,397,000 ($524.99)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($1.88)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $693,000 ($260.43)
    Other: $7,000 ($2.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.75)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $94,000 ($35.33)
    Other: $30,000 ($11.27)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $201,000 ($75.54)
    General Revenue - Other: $64,000 ($24.05)
    Fines and Forfeits: $35,000 ($13.15)
    Rents: $31,000 ($11.65)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($6.39)
    Donations From Private Sources: $9,000 ($3.38)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $510,000 ($191.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $220,000 ($82.68)
    Highways: $16,000 ($6.01)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $841,000 ($316.05)
    Property: $792,000 ($297.63)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $369,000 ($138.67)
    Other: $143,000 ($53.74)
    Public Utilities Sales: $126,000 ($47.35)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $67,000 ($25.18)
    Motor Vehicle License: $51,000 ($19.17)
    Other License: $19,000 ($7.14)

Hillsville government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,853,000 ($2575.35)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,823,000 ($1812.48)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,030,000 ($762.87)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,329,000 ($875.23)

5.45% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,162 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.45%
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 Galax city, VA  0.96% ($28,657 average AGI)
from Grayson County, VA  0.82% ($29,906)
from Surry County, NC  0.46% ($29,896)
Businesses in Hillsville, VA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Best Western1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Quality1
Circle K1RadioShack1
Comfort Inn1Subway1
FedEx1Super 81
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hardee's1U.S. Cellular1
Hilton1UPS1
Holiday Inn1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hillsville:

  • WHHV (1400 AM; 1 kW; HILLSVILLE, VA; Owner: NEW LIFE CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: RALPH D. EPPERSON)
  • WWWJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; GALAX, VA; Owner: TWIN COUNTY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSYD (1300 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: GRANITE CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKNV (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FAIRLAWN, VA; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WFNR (710 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WPIN (810 AM; daytime; 4 kW; DUBLIN, VA; Owner: DUBLIN RADIO)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WHEO (1270 AM; 5 kW; STUART, VA; Owner: MOUNTAIN VIEW COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRAD (1460 AM; 5 kW; RADFORD, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WSGH (1040 AM; 9 kW; LEWISVILLE, NC; Owner: WINSTON-SALEM, GREENSBORO, HIGH POINT AREA RADIO)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hillsville:

  • WBRF (98.1 FM; GALAX, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE RADIO, INC.)
  • WPIN-FM (91.5 FM; DUBLIN, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WPSK-FM (107.1 FM; PULASKI, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WWZE-LP (101.1 FM; HILLSVILLE, VA; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING OF HILLSVILLE)
  • KHPR (88.1 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WVTR (91.9 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXLK (92.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLQ (99.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLC-FM (94.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WVTF (89.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W285DJ (104.9 FM; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC,)
  • WHAJ (104.5 FM; BLUEFIELD, WV; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • W267AN (101.3 FM; WILKESBORO, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC.)
  • WHKX (106.3 FM; BLUEFIELD, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKOY-FM (100.9 FM; PRINCETON, WV; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFNR-FM (100.7 FM; CHRISTIANSBURG, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WMEV-FM (93.9 FM; MARION, VA; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPIB (91.1 FM; BLUEFIELD, WV; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
Hillsville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Hillsville fatal accident list:

Sep 3, 2018 01:50 AM, Us-58 Bypass, Lat: 36.744481, Lon: -80.729361, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 25, 2018 04:45 PM, Us-52, Rt 5-Ramp, Lat: 36.746061, Lon: -80.726489, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 22, 2011 10:08 PM, Us-58 Bypass, Lat: 36.758417, Lon: -80.738869, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 21, 1976 07:30 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 21, 1975 07:30 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 43Number of bridges
  • 367ft / 112mTotal length
  • $12,634,000Total costs
  • 209,514Total average daily traffic
  • 36,943Total average daily truck traffic
  • 315,346Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hillsville, VA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 61960-1969
  • 171970-1979
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 92010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hillsville, VA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

96 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hillsville)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2
  • TWIN COUNTY AVIATION LLC, 558 Hangar Rd, Hillsville, VA 24343
    Certificate: D001274 (LLC), Certificate Issue Date: 09/22/2019, Expiration Date: 09/21/2020
  • TWIN COUNTY AVIATION LLC, 558 Hangar Rd, Hillsville, VA 24343
    Certificate: D001274 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 09/22/2017, Expiration Date: 09/21/2018

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: WALKER SHARYL E X-AIR F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582UL DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 114SW, N114SW, N-114SW, Serial Number: 992, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 08/11/2011, Certificate Issue Date: 08/19/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Sharyl E Walker, 109 Hardscuffle Rd, Hillsville, VA 24343
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5252X, N5252X, N-5252X, Serial Number: 190, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 07/25/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 02/25/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Caleb A Glick, 1905 Airport Rd, Hillsville, VA 24343
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 61704, N61704, N-61704, Serial Number: 17264745, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 02/04/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 07/14/2017
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Caleb A Glick, 1905 Airport Rd, Hillsville, VA 24343, Other Owners: Randy Harmon, Derek Harmon
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 643MT, N643MT, N-643MT, Serial Number: 28-5646, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 10/01/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 11/27/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Ricky Thomas, 190 Oakside Dr, Hillsville, VA 24343
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 899X, N899X, N-899X, Serial Number: 28-5251, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 12/11/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 05/12/2014
    Registrant (LLC): Twin County Aviation LLC, 558 Hangar Rd, Hillsville, VA 24343

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 67. The highest number of reported fires - 123 took place in 2014, and the least - 29 in 2003. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Hillsville, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (42.9%), and Outside Fires (34.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hillsville, VA
    • 48942.9%Structure Fires
    • 38734.0%Outside Fires
    • 22619.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 373.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hillsville, VA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Hillsville, Virginia:

  • Super 8, 99 Farmers Market Rd, Hillsville, Virginia 24343 , Phone: (276) 728-4125, Fax: (276) 728-4192
  • Comfort Inn, 151 Farmers Market Dr, Hillsville, Virginia 24343 , Phone: (276) 730-9999, Fax: (276) 730-9920
  • Quality Inn, 85 Airport Rd, Hillsville, Virginia 24343 , Phone: (276) 728-2120, Fax: (276) 728-0352
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1994 Carrollton Pike Rd, Hillsville, Virginia 24343 , Phone: (276) 728-9100
  • Quality Inn, 85 Airport Rd, Hillsville, Virginia 24343 , Phone: (276) 728-2120, Fax: (276) 728-0752
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Hillsville, Virginia
Most common first names in Hillsville, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James9371.3 years
William6376.1 years
Mary5981.6 years
John5875.0 years
Robert4673.6 years
Joseph2478.7 years
Charles2474.6 years
Walter2373.0 years
George2375.3 years
Howard2272.0 years
Most common last names in Hillsville, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Dalton11978.3 years
Goad9576.5 years
Horton8576.6 years
Marshall7777.6 years
Webb7377.7 years
Edwards5773.9 years
Nester5772.5 years
Gardner5275.5 years
Martin5074.7 years
Worrell4679.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hillsville, VA
  • 80.9%Electricity
  • 7.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.2%Utility gas
  • 2.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hillsville, VA
  • 84.2%Electricity
  • 9.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Wood


Hillsville compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 7 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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