Keller, Virginia

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Population in 2014: 177 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.3%
 
Males: 85  (48.3%)
Females: 92  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  55.9 years
Virginia median age:  38.2 years

Zip code: 23401

Estimated median household income in 2016: $32,178 (it was $25,500 in 2000)
Keller:

$32,178
VA:

$68,114

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,440 (it was $15,417 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $125,517 (it was $62,100 in 2000)
Keller:

$125,517
VA:

$264,000

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $212,927; Detached houses: $212,225

Median gross rent in 2016: $700.

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  • Races in Keller, VA (2010)

    Keller races chart
    • 13274.2%White alone
    • 3921.9%Black alone
    • 31.7%American Indian alone
    • 31.7%Hispanic
    • 10.6%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Keller: 86.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (69.8%), English (2.5%), Irish (1.9%), German (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1951

Elevation: 42 feet

Land area: 0.34 square miles.

Population density: 514 people per square mile   (low).

Keller, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Keller:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Keller town:

  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 54.9%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
Virginia:

8.1%



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Keller, Virginia as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Keller to the number of sex offenders is 70 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $634 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $814 (0.6%)

Keller satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hampton, VA (52.1 miles , pop. 146,437).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Virginia Beach, VA (57.2 miles , pop. 425,257).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (167.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Melfa, VA (1.6 miles ), Painter, VA (1.6 miles ), Bobtown, VA (1.6 miles ), Pungoteague, VA (1.7 miles ), Mappsburg, VA (1.7 miles) , Wachapreague, VA (2.0 miles ), Savageville, VA (2.1 miles) , Harborton, VA (2.2 miles) .

Latitude: 37.62 N, Longitude: 75.76 W

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

4.4%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -59 (-25.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Construction (23%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Construction (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Material moving occupations (23%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (3%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

Average climate in Keller, Virginia

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Tornado activity:

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

On 10/2/1973, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the Keller town center .

On 8/6/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 44.8 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Keller-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 87% 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 117.2 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 188.0 miles away from Keller 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 126.7 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 364.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 187.7 miles away from Keller center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 118.1 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 Accomack County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Keller topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Keller:

  • SHORE HEALTHCARE AT HOME (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; ONLEY, VA)
  • BMA - NASSAWADOX (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; NASSAWADOX, VA)
  • RIVERSIDE SHORE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; NASSAWADOX, VA)
  • SHORE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; NASSAWADOX, VA)
  • HERITAGE HALL NASSAWADOX (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; NASSAWADOX, VA)
  • HERITAGE HALL NURSING HOME /NA (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; NASSAWADOX, VA)
  • RIVERSIDE SHORE REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; PARKSLEY, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Keller:

  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore (about 42 miles; Princess Anne, MD; Full-time enrollment: 3,902)
  • Salisbury University (about 51 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 8,375)
  • Hampton University (about 53 miles; Hampton, VA; FT enrollment: 4,494)
  • Thomas Nelson Community College (about 53 miles; Hampton, VA; FT enrollment: 7,056)
  • Wor-Wic Community College (about 55 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 2,256)
  • Christopher Newport University (about 56 miles; Newport News, VA; FT enrollment: 5,061)
  • College of William and Mary (about 58 miles; Williamsburg, VA; FT enrollment: 7,617)

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Accomack County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 38.6%
(37.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.9% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.5%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.8%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
8 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.9
Virginia average:

12.3

Keller travel time to work - commute Keller mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Keller town (based on Accomack County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,78152
Evangelical Protestant5,25434
Black Protestant8966
Catholic8172
Other2262
None19,190-
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: 9
Accomack County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Accomack County:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Accomack County:

7.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Here:

9.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Accomack County:

30.2%
Virginia:

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

23.7%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Keller:

52.1%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Keller:

51.8%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Keller:

28.6
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Keller:

21.9%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.1%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Keller:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Keller:

34.3%
Virginia:

33.7%

General health condition:
This city:

58.9%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.7%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Keller, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,775
Totals for Government 0$0 2$1,775

4.98% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,991 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.98%
Virginia average:

9.34%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($547 average AGI)
Accomack County:

0.09%
Virginia average:

0.21%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Northampton County, VA  0.52% ($29,612 average AGI)
from Wicomico County, MD  0.20% ($33,808)
from Worcester County, MD  0.18% ($34,826)


5.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,620 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
Virginia average:

9.20%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($620 average AGI)
Accomack County:

0.09%
Virginia average:

0.20%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Northampton County, VA  0.57% ($24,608 average AGI)
to Worcester County, MD  0.31% ($29,525)
to Wicomico County, MD  0.26% ($24,853)

Strongest AM radio stations in Keller:

  • WESR (1330 AM; 5 kW; ONLEY-ONANCOCK, VA; Owner: EASTERN SHORE RADIO, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGH (1310 AM; 20 kW; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, 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.)
  • WTGM (960 AM; 10 kW; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WKGM (940 AM; 10 kW; SMITHFIELD, VA; Owner: WKGM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Keller:

  • WKHI (107.5 FM; FRUITLAND, MD; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WESR-FM (103.3 FM; ONLEY-ONANCOCK, VA; Owner: EASTERN SHORE RADIO, INC.)
  • WEXM (106.1 FM; EXMORE, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WVES (99.3 FM; ACCOMAC, VA; Owner: CHINCOTEAGUE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WROX-FM (96.1 FM; CAPE CHARLES, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR TELECABLE, INC.)
  • WBEY (96.9 FM; CRISFIELD, MD; Owner: BAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W220CQ (91.9 FM; ACCOMAC, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Keller:

  • WPMC-CA (Channel 36; MAPPSVILLE, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W52AB (Channel 52; CRADDOCKVILLE, VA; Owner: COUNTY OF ACCOMACK, VIRGINIA)
  • W58AK (Channel 58; CRADDOCKVILLE, VA; Owner: COUNTY OF ACCOMACK, VIRGINIA)
  • W63AM (Channel 63; CRADDOCKVILLE, VA; Owner: COUNTY OF ACCOMACK, VIRGINIA)
  • W68BH (Channel 68; CRADDOCKVILLE, VA; Owner: COUNTY OF ACCOMACK, VIRGINIA)
  • W25AA (Channel 25; ONANCOCK, VA; Owner: COUNTY OF ACCOMACK, VIRGINIA)

Keller fatal accident list:

Sep 14, 1987 12:25 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 18,372Total average daily traffic
  • 3,306Total average daily truck traffic
  • 36,744Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: WA4GZA, Grant Date: 01/12/1988, Expiration Date: 01/12/1998, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2000, Registrant: Austin J Byrd Jr, 1 Second St Box 97, Keller, VA 23401

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177RG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-A1B6D (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1885Q , Serial Number: 177RG0285, Year manufactured: 1972
    Registrant (Individual): John L Tyson, Po Box 160, Keller, VA 23401

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 21
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Keller

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Keller, VA

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (61%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)
  • Wood (5%)

Businesses in Keller, VA

  • Ford: 1
  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 1

Keller compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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