For population 25 years and over in Max Meadows:
For population 15 years and over in Max Meadows CDP:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $847 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Roanoke, VA (59.0 miles , pop. 94,911).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (88.2 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (377.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Fort Chiswell, VA (1.4 miles ), Wytheville, VA (2.7 miles ), Pulaski, VA (3.4 miles ), Dublin, VA (4.2 miles ), Fries, VA (4.2 miles ), Rural Retreat, VA (4.3 miles ), Woodlawn, VA (4.3 miles ), Hillsville, VA (4.4 miles ).
Latitude: 36.97 N, Longitude: 80.95 W
Area code: 276
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Max Meadows: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Max Meadows, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Max Meadows-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 45.5 miles away from the Max Meadows place center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 tornado 51.0 miles away from the place center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Max Meadows-area historical earthquake activity is above Virginia state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 55.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 57.7 miles away from Max Meadows center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 56.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/26/1995 at 00:36:17, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 31.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/1991 at 01:01:20, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 9.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.6 miles away from Max Meadows center
On 2/12/1994 at 02:40:24, a magnitude 3.4 (2.9 ML, 3.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Wythe County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jim Archer - Baseball player.
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 2.4%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Max Meadows compared to Virginia state average:
Banks with branches in Max Meadows (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Max Meadows (based on Wythe County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.44%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,403 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,902 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Max Meadows)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Max Meadows)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.