Ivy, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 905.
Males: 494  (54.6%)
Females: 411  (45.4%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Virginia median age:  38.2 years
Estimated median household income in 2016: $71,975
Ivy:

$71,975
VA:

$68,114

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $39,249

Ivy CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $331,700
Ivy:

$331,700
VA:

$264,000

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $565,314; Detached houses: $568,627

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,121.

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  • Races in Ivy, VA (2010)

    Ivy races chart
    • 80889.3%White alone
    • 444.9%Black alone
    • 222.4%Hispanic
    • 212.3%Asian alone
    • 101.1%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ivy: 93.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (54.4%), European (13.3%), Scottish (10.6%), Irish (5.1%), German (3.6%), English (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 520 feet

For population 25 years and over in Ivy:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 80.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 47.9%

For population 15 years and over in Ivy CDP:

  • Never married: 11.7%
  • Now married: 67.0%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 3.0%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,728 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $4,776 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynchburg, VA (55.0 miles , pop. 65,269).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (104.2 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (229.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: University of Virginia, VA (2.1 miles ), Crozet, VA (2.4 miles ), Charlottesville, VA (2.5 miles ), Free Union, VA (2.7 miles) , Pantops, VA (2.9 miles ), Rivanna, VA (3.0 miles ), Hollymead, VA (3.1 miles ), Piney Mountain, VA (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 38.06 N, Longitude: 78.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 434

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

3.5%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Public administration (23%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Educational services (45%)
  • Information (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (30%)
  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (11%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (34%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (22%)
  • Legal occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

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

Tornado activity:

Ivy-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 42% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/30/1959, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.3 miles away from the Ivy place center killed 11 people and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/25/1985, a category F3 tornado 13.8 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ivy-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 49.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 256.1 miles away from Ivy 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 35.4 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 291.0 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 42.9 miles away from Ivy center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 280.5 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 Albemarle County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 6, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Fire: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Ivy:

  • UVA-HEALTHSOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA)
  • HOSPICE OF THE PIEDMONT INC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA)
  • CONTINUUM HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA)
  • CHARTER BEHAVIOR HLTH SYM CHARLOTTESVI (Hospital, about 5 miles away; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA)
  • WISEMAN HOUSE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA)
  • CEDARS,THE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER -CHARLOTTESVILLE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA)

Amtrak station near Ivy:

  • 6 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ivy:

  • University of Virginia-Main Campus (about 6 miles; Charlottesville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 22,274)
  • Piedmont Virginia Community College (about 8 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 3,029)
  • Blue Ridge Community College (about 25 miles; Weyers Cave, VA; FT enrollment: 2,891)
  • James Madison University (about 31 miles; Harrisonburg, VA; FT enrollment: 19,727)
  • Germanna Community College (about 50 miles; Locust Grove, VA; FT enrollment: 4,455)
  • Longwood University (about 54 miles; Farmville, VA; FT enrollment: 4,565)
  • Lynchburg College (about 56 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,456)

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Notable locations in Ivy: Locust Hill (A), Spring Hill (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ivy include: Saint Pauls Episcopal Church (A), Mount Calvary Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mount Calvary Cemetery (1), Saint Pauls Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Clover Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Little Ivy Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 49.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.3
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.54. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.54
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.1%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.3%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  2.3%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Virginia average:

12.3

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ivy CDP (based on Albemarle County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,61061
Mainline Protestant9,67134
Other2,36211
Catholic1661
Black Protestant-1
None74,161-
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: 24
Albemarle County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

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

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Albemarle County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Albemarle County:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Here:

6.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Albemarle County:

23.3%
Virginia:

26.7%

10.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($60,207 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.51%
Virginia average:

9.34%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($617 average AGI)
Albemarle County:

0.14%
Virginia average:

0.21%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Charlottesville city, VA  2.00% ($41,623 average AGI)
from Fluvanna County, VA  0.47% ($39,903)
from Greene County, VA  0.41% ($41,174)


10.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,788 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.08%
Virginia average:

9.20%

0.19% of residents moved to foreign countries ($754 average AGI)
Albemarle County:

0.19%
Virginia average:

0.20%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Charlottesville city, VA  1.71% ($38,923 average AGI)
to Fluvanna County, VA  0.55% ($37,580)
to Greene County, VA  0.42% ($37,048)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ivy:

  • WINA (1070 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCHV (1260 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKTR (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; EARLYSVILLE, VA; Owner: WKTR, INC.)
  • WKAV (1400 AM; 1 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKCI (970 AM; 5 kW; WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSVA (550 AM; 10 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, 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.)
  • WHBG (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WKCY (1300 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ivy:

  • WVTU (89.3 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WWWV (97.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVTW (88.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION, INC)
  • WUMX (107.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: AIR VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WMRY (103.5 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WTJU (91.1 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA)
  • WCYK-FM (99.7 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNRN (91.9 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: STU-COMM, INC.)
  • W240AF (95.9 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WUVA (92.7 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: WUVA, INC.)
  • WPVA (90.1 FM; WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WQMZ (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFFX-FM (102.3 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WACL (98.5 FM; ELKTON, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WMXH-FM (105.7 FM; LURAY, VA; Owner: EASY RADIO, INC.)
  • WQPO (100.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WNRS-FM (89.9 FM; SWEET BRIAR, VA; Owner: SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE)
  • WHTE-FM (101.9 FM; RUCKERSVILLE, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZZU (97.9 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: TRAVIS MEDIA L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Ivy:

  • WHTJ (Channel 41; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVIR-TV (Channel 29; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W50CM (Channel 50; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY EDUCUCATIONAL TV CORP.)
  • W10CE (Channel 10; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: THE RECTOR & VISITORS OF UNIV. OF VA)
  • WADA-LP (Channel 55; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W64AO (Channel 64; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W76AG (Channel 76; CHARLOTTESVILLE,ETC., VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $150,000Total costs
  • 25,410Total average daily traffic
  • 508Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB6UST, Licensee ID: L00932165, Grant Date: 08/01/1997, Expiration Date: 08/01/2007, Cancellation Date: 08/04/2009, Registrant: Beatrice S Stannard, Ivy, VA 22945-0121
  • Call Sign: KF4AGU, Grant Date: 05/23/1995, Expiration Date: 05/23/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/24/2007, Registrant: Virginia A Kelsey, Ivy, VA 22945
  • Call Sign: N6AAR, Licensee ID: L00868349, Grant Date: 10/30/2014, Expiration Date: 01/12/2025, Certifier: Robert A Stannard, Registrant: Robert A Stannard, Ivy, VA 22945-0121
  • Call Sign: WA4UXD, Licensee ID: L00803980, Grant Date: 01/29/2014, Expiration Date: 04/12/2024, Certifier: Thomas F Kelsey, Registrant: Thomas F Kelsey, Ivy, VA 22945
  • Call Sign: WR4I, Licensee ID: L01241295, Grant Date: 02/06/2007, Expiration Date: 05/06/2017, Registrant: Dennis F Terribile, Ivy, VA 22945

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: RAYTHEON CORPORATE JETS INC HAWKER 800XP (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 15, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: HONEYWELL TFE731-5BR (4750 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 75HL , Serial Number: 258316, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 05/04/2010
    Registrant (Corporation): My 3 Sons LLC, Po Box 543, Ivy, VA 22945
  • 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: 9859V , Serial Number: 17264535, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 01/03/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Jeff Clayton, Po Box 280, Ivy, VA 22945

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Ivy compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median house value above 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Ivy on our top lists:

  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Doctorate degrees (population 500+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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