Monterey, Virginia

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Population in 2019: 136 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -13.9%
 
Males: 68  (50.4%)
Females: 68  (49.6%)
Median resident age:

73.5 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years

Zip code: 24465

Estimated median household income in 2019: $48,157 (it was $36,786 in 2000)
Monterey:

$48,157
VA:

$76,456

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $33,497 (it was $26,379 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $190,559 (it was $89,600 in 2000)
Monterey:

$190,559
VA:

$288,800

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $214,510; detached houses: $212,870

Median gross rent in 2019: $444.

March 2019 cost of living index in Monterey: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 1.8%
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According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Monterey, Virginia as of September 25, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Monterey is 67 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (40.6%), American (23.4%), English (17.2%), Canadian (7.8%), Irish (6.2%), British (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1914

Elevation: 2881 feet

Land area: 0.31 square miles.

Population density: 441 people per square mile   (low).

Monterey, Virginia map

6 residents are foreign born (5.3% Europe).

This town:

5.3%
Virginia:

12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,485 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $808 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynchburg, VA (73.2 miles , pop. 65,269).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (142.0 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (261.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Green Bank, WV (3.7 miles),
Bartow, WV (3.8 miles),
Frank, WV (3.9 miles),
Durbin, WV (4.0 miles ),
Cass, WV (4.3 miles),
Franklin, WV (4.6 miles ),
Brandywine, WV (4.8 miles ),
Craigsville, VA (5.0 miles )

Latitude: 38.41 N, Longitude: 79.58 W

Area code: 540

Distribution of median household income in Monterey, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Monterey, VA in 2019

Monterey satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.3%
Virginia:

4.6%
Most common industries in Monterey, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (24.7%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (8.6%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (7.4%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (41.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (10.3%)
  • Public administration (10.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (10.3%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (7.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.1%)
  • Truck transportation (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (16.7%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Construction (9.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.1%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Monterey, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (12.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Religious workers (4.9%)
  • Carpenters (4.9%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (4.9%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Religious workers (10.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Carpenters (10.3%)
  • Accountants and auditors (7.7%)
  • Construction laborers (7.7%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (7.7%)
  • Engineers (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (14.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.9%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (9.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.1%)
  • Occupational and physical therapist assistants and aides (4.8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.8%)

Average climate in Monterey, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Monterey, Virginia average temperatures Monterey, Virginia average precipitation Monterey, Virginia humidity Monterey, Virginia wind speed Monterey, Virginia snowfall Monterey, Virginia sunshine Monterey, Virginia clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Monterey-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1990, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 25.5 miles away from the Monterey town center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 7/9/1980, a category F2 tornado 27.9 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Monterey-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 39% 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 95.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 157.6 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) earthquake occurred 217.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.9 miles away from Monterey center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 93.4 miles away from Monterey 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 237.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Highland County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Monterey topographic map

Airports located in Monterey:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Monterey:

  • Blue Ridge Community College (about 36 miles; Weyers Cave, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,891)
  • James Madison University (about 39 miles; Harrisonburg, VA; FT enrollment: 19,727)
  • University of Virginia-Main Campus (about 65 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 22,274)
  • Piedmont Virginia Community College (about 66 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 3,029)
  • Lynchburg College (about 74 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,456)
  • Central Virginia Community College (about 76 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,759)
  • Liberty University (about 77 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 61,625)

Public high school in Monterey:

  • HIGHLAND HIGH (Students: 162, Location: 244 MYERS/MOON RD, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Monterey:

  • HIGHLAND ELEM (Students: 121, Location: 252 MYERS/MOON RD, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Monterey

Library in Monterey:

  • HIGHLAND COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $86,701; Location: 31 N. WATER STREET; 15,746 books; 7 e-books; 1,646 audio materials; 2,164 video materials; 18 state licensed databases; 37 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Church in Monterey: Monterey Methodist Episcopal Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Marjorie Joyner - Inventor.

Highland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

1.9 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

58.2%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

1.3%
Whole state:

5.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Monterey (2011 data):

  • The Blue Grass Valley Bank: Monterey Branch at East Main Street, branch established on 2000/11/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $35.4 mil, Deposits: $31.2 mil, headquarters in Blue Grass, VA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices
  • First and Citizens Bank: First And Citizens Bank at 195 West Main Strret, branch established on 1929/09/01. Info updated 2007/03/28: Bank assets: $115.9 mil, Deposits: $102.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Highland County Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Monterey:

Marital status in Monterey, VA
  • Never married: 4.9%
  • Now married: 63.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 15.2%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

For population 25 years and over in Monterey:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 140.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Virginia average:

12.1

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Monterey, VA (based on Highland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant95415
Evangelical Protestant4505
Other8-
None909-
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: 1
This county:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Highland County:

8.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Highland County:

16.47 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

12.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.3%
Virginia:

26.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Monterey:

44.0%
Virginia:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.1%
Virginia:

48.6%

Average BMI:
Monterey:

31.7
Virginia:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Monterey:

18.6%
State:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Monterey:

23.8%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Monterey:

6.3
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

51.1%
Virginia:

33.5%

General health condition:
This city:

52.4%
State:

57.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Monterey:

83.0%
Virginia:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Monterey, 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
Water Supply 1$3,072$36,8640$0
Financial Administration 1$2,600$31,2000$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,063
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$742
Totals for Government 2$5,672$34,0322$1,805

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $254,000 ($1867.65)
    Central Staff Services: $22,000 ($161.76)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($147.06)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($117.65)
    General - Other: $9,000 ($66.18)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($44.12)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($7.35)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($7.35)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $32,000 ($235.29)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $260,000 ($1911.76)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $113,000 ($830.88)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $2,000 ($14.71)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($14.71)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($7.35)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $142,000 ($1044.12)
    Rents: $1,000 ($7.35)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($7.35)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $59,000 ($433.82)
  • Tax - Other: $68,000 ($500.00)
    Property: $30,000 ($220.59)
    Public Utilities Sales: $14,000 ($102.94)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($29.41)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,000 ($29.41)
    Motor Vehicle License: $2,000 ($14.71)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $923,000 ($6786.76)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $794,000 ($5838.24)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $142,000 ($1044.12)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,000 ($95.59)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $260,000 ($1911.76)

3.77% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,529 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.77%
Virginia average:

9.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Businesses in Monterey, VA

  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Monterey:

  • WSVA (550 AM; 10 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WVMR (1370 AM; daytime; 5 kW; FROST, WV; Owner: POCAHONTAS COMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE CORP.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKCI (970 AM; 5 kW; WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNLR (1150 AM; 3 kW; CHURCHVILLE, VA; Owner: NEW LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WHBG (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WKDW (900 AM; 3 kW; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKCY (1300 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKTR (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; EARLYSVILLE, VA; Owner: WKTR, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Monterey:

  • WVLS (89.7 FM; MONTEREY, VA; Owner: POCAHONTAS COMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE CORP.)
  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WCHG (107.1 FM; HOT SPRINGS, VA; Owner: POCAHONTAS COMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE CORP.)
  • WQPO (100.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WXCF-FM (103.9 FM; CLIFTON FORGE, VA; Owner: IMPACT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WACL (98.5 FM; ELKTON, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMXH-FM (105.7 FM; LURAY, VA; Owner: EASY RADIO, INC.)
  • WCYK-FM (99.7 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVTU (89.3 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WBHZ (91.9 FM; ELKINS, WV; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMRA (90.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WBHB-FM (96.1 FM; BROADWAY, VA; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNRS-FM (89.9 FM; SWEET BRIAR, VA; Owner: SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE)
  • WQWV (103.7 FM; FISHER, WV; Owner: MCGUIRE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WKCY-FM (104.3 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WREL-FM (96.7 FM; BUENA VISTA, VA; Owner: EQUUS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBOP (106.3 FM; CHURCHVILLE, VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WELK (94.7 FM; ELKINS, WV; Owner: ELKINS RADIO CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Monterey:

  • W08CW (Channel 8; MONTEREY, ETC., VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 7.3mTotal length
  • $550,000Total costs
  • 2,048Total average daily traffic
  • 113Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,485Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 38.406667 Lon: -79.578889, Call Sign: WPXK446,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.775 MHz, 451.975 MHz, 452.025 MHz, 452.100 MHz, 461.675 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/2013, Expiration Date: 04/22/2023, Certifier: Nancy Lightner, Registrant: C-Comm Corporation, 2248 Papermill Rd, Winchester, VA 22601, Phone: (540) 662-6886, Fax: (540) 662-5178
  • 2550 Meters Nw Of Ints Us Rt 250 On Rt 220 (Lat: 38.429222 Lon: -79.600417), Type: Pole, Structure height: 7.3 m, Overall height: 9.2 m, Call Sign: WQBA989,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.225 MHz, Grant Date: 07/18/2014, Expiration Date: 09/13/2024, Registrant: Federal License Management, 175 Pine St, Suite 104, Williamsport, PA 17701-6549, Phone: (866) 908-2220, Fax: (570) 323-4002, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • 80 East Main St., 80 East Main Street (Lat: 38.410833 Lon: -79.578611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPJE326,
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.000 MHz, Grant Date: 04/09/1996, Expiration Date: 10/01/2027, Registrant: Pocahontas Communications Cooperative Corp., Rr 1 Box 139, Dunmore, WV 24934-9712, Phone: (304) 799-6004, Fax: (304) 799-7444, Email:
  • SOUNDING KNOB, Sounding Knob (Lat: 38.344278 Lon: -79.596139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WQCV578,
    Assigned Frequencies: 7050.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/06/2005, Expiration Date: 10/01/2028, Certifier: Tony Mancari, Registrant: Covington & Burling LLP, One Citycenter, 850 Tenth Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 662-5345, Fax: (202) 778-5345, Email:
  • SOUNDING KNO, Sounding Knob Mountain , Highland Wildlife Management Area (Lat: 38.344083 Lon: -79.595778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36.5 m, Overall height: 42.6 m, Call Sign: WQKA839,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6404.79 MHz, 6795.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/14/2018, Expiration Date: 03/11/2029, Certifier: Captain John E Furlough, Registrant: Virginia State Police, 7700 Midlothian Turnpike, North Chesterfield, VA 23261, Phone: (804) 674-4644, Fax: (804) 674-2602, Email:
  • SOUNDING KNOB, Sounding Knob Rd (Lat: 38.344056 Lon: -79.595972), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WRJS601, Licensee ID: L00374038,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6845.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2020, Expiration Date: 10/20/2030, Certifier: Ray Pope, Registrant: Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative, 180 Oakwood Drive, Mount Crawford, VA 22821, Phone: (540) 574-7244, Fax: (540) 574-7201, Email:
  • STATION, Sounding Knob Jack Mtn Se Of (Lat: 38.344000 Lon: -79.595028), Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WEF679,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2187.20 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2008, Expiration Date: 02/03/2019, Cancellation Date: 11/30/2011, Registrant: Department Of State Police, 7700 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23261-7472, Phone: (804) 674-4644, Fax: (804) 674-2602, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Monterey)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: ENGINEERING & RESEARCH ERCOUPE 415-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 266A, N266A, N-266A, Serial Number: 569, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/10/1992, Certificate Issue Date: 11/10/2016
    Registrant (Individual): John A Burke, Po Box 342, Monterey, VA 24465
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8013D, N8013D, N-8013D, Serial Number: 22-5538, Year manufactured: 1957, Certificate Issue Date: 06/02/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Vaclav Majer, 273 Thorny Bottom Ln, Monterey, VA 24465

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Monterey, VA
  • 59.2%Electricity
  • 21.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.1%Wood
  • 5.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Monterey, VA
  • 50.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 25.0%Electricity
  • 25.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Monterey compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below 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.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are no pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Donald D. Ricketts (2)
  • Vaclav Majer (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2021.