New Hope, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 797.
Males: 476  (59.8%)
Females: 321  (40.2%)
Median resident age:

52.5 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 24437.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $62,668
New Hope:

$62,668
VA:

$76,456

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $30,228

New Hope CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $208,100
New Hope:

$208,100
VA:

$288,800

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $243,890; detached houses: $243,536

Median gross rent in 2019: $521.

March 2019 cost of living index in New Hope: 84.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 0.0%

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  • Races in New Hope, VA (2019)
    • 60993.1%White alone
    • 253.8%Hispanic
    • 121.8%Two or more races

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

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Ancestries: English (42.7%), American (25.7%), Scotch-Irish (10.8%), Greek (8.1%), Irish (6.2%), European (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

24 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America, 1.7% Europe).

This place:

3.7%
Virginia:

12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $708 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,613 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynchburg, VA (56.8 miles , pop. 65,269).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (113.7 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (237.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Laurel Hill, VA (1.8 miles ),
Harriston, VA (2.1 miles ),
Crimora, VA (2.1 miles ),
Mount Sidney, VA (2.2 miles ),
Verona, VA (2.3 miles ),
Weyers Cave, VA (2.5 miles ),
Grottoes, VA (2.6 miles ),
Dooms, VA (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 38.20 N, Longitude: 78.91 W

Area code: 540

Distribution of median household income in New Hope, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in New Hope, VA in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.2%
Virginia:

4.6%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 54.4. This is better than average.

City:

54.4
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.16. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.16
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.303. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.303
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.20. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.20
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

New Hope-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/30/1959, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.6 miles away from the New Hope 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 26.4 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New Hope-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 44% 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 56.5 miles away from New Hope center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 169.3 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 52.8 miles away from New Hope center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 54.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 69.2 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 241.1 miles away from New Hope 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 Augusta County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Droughts: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near New Hope:

  • SHENANDOAH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; FISHERSVILLE, VA)
  • DAVITA - STAUNTON (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; STAUNTON, VA)
  • SOUTHERNCARE, STAUNTON (Hospital, about 9 miles away; STAUNTON, VA)
  • WESTERN STATE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; STAUNTON, VA)
  • AUGUSTA NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FISHERSVILLE, VA)
  • ENVOY OF STAUNTON, LLC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; STAUNTON, VA)
  • OAK HILL NURS HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; STAUNTON, VA)

Amtrak station near New Hope:

  • 10 miles: STAUNTON (1 MIDDLEBROOK AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Hope:

  • Blue Ridge Community College (about 6 miles; Weyers Cave, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,891)
  • James Madison University (about 17 miles; Harrisonburg, VA; FT enrollment: 19,727)
  • University of Virginia-Main Campus (about 25 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 22,274)
  • Piedmont Virginia Community College (about 27 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 3,029)
  • Lynchburg College (about 58 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,456)
  • Central Virginia Community College (about 60 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,759)
  • Liberty University (about 61 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 61,625)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: New Hope Vol. Fire and Rescue Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in New Hope include: Middle River Church (A), Mount Bethel Church (B), Mount Tabor Church (C), New Hope United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

2.7 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

81.3%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.4%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in New Hope:

Marital status in New Hope, VA
  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 52.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

For population 25 years and over in New Hope:

  • High school or higher: 82.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.2%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Virginia average:

12.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for New Hope, VA (based on Augusta County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,90867
Mainline Protestant13,02660
Black Protestant721
Orthodox601
Other21-
None45,663-
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: 14
Augusta County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
This county:

4.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

3.67 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

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

8.4%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Augusta County:

25.9%
Virginia:

26.7%

6.60% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,608 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
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 Staunton city, VA  1.51% ($40,932 average AGI)
from Waynesboro city, VA  1.23% ($40,628)
from Rockingham County, VA  0.70% ($38,636)


6.10% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,472 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
Virginia average:

9.76%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Staunton city, VA  1.35% ($36,845 average AGI)
to Waynesboro city, VA  1.08% ($41,323)
to Rockingham County, VA  0.63% ($43,535)

Strongest AM radio stations in New Hope:

  • 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.)
  • WKDW (900 AM; 3 kW; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBG (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WNLR (1150 AM; 3 kW; CHURCHVILLE, VA; Owner: NEW LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WKTR (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; EARLYSVILLE, VA; Owner: WKTR, INC.)
  • WTON (1240 AM; 1 kW; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WKCY (1300 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WINA (1070 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCHV (1260 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBTX (1470 AM; 5 kW; BROADWAY-TIMBERVILLE, VA; Owner: MASSANUTTEN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in New Hope:

  • WVTU (89.3 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WCYK-FM (99.7 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WACL (98.5 FM; ELKTON, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPVA (90.1 FM; WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WQPO (100.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WMRY (103.5 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WMXH-FM (105.7 FM; LURAY, VA; Owner: EASY RADIO, INC.)
  • WBOP (106.3 FM; CHURCHVILLE, VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WSVO (93.1 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMRA (90.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WWWV (97.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBHB-FM (96.1 FM; BROADWAY, VA; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUMX (107.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: AIR VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WVTW (88.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION, INC)
  • WTJU (91.1 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA)
  • WNRN (91.9 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: STU-COMM, INC.)
  • WFFX-FM (102.3 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNRS-FM (89.9 FM; SWEET BRIAR, VA; Owner: SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE)
  • W240AF (95.9 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around New Hope:

  • WAZM-CA (Channel 25; STAUNTON-WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: RUARCH ASSOCIATES LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 43ft / 12.9mTotal length
  • $1,208,000Total costs
  • 6,438Total average daily traffic
  • 97Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,391Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: AE4TJ, Licensee ID: L01136995, Grant Date: 04/05/2006, Expiration Date: 04/16/2016, Cancellation Date: 07/06/2006, Registrant: Preston H Hadley Iii, New Hope, VA 24469
  • Call Sign: KD4FKT, Licensee ID: L00274044, Grant Date: 04/24/2012, Expiration Date: 06/02/2022, Registrant: Joseph A Meek, New Hope, VA 24469
  • Call Sign: KF4CWP, Licensee ID: L00287305, Grant Date: 05/26/2005, Expiration Date: 08/24/2015, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2017, Certifier: John C Hayes, Registrant: John C Hayes, St Rt 612, New Hope, VA 24469
  • Call Sign: KF4QZH, Licensee ID: L01240161, Grant Date: 01/29/2007, Expiration Date: 04/21/2017, Cancellation Date: 04/23/2019, Certifier: Leatrice C Hayes, Registrant: Leatrice C Hayes, New Hope, VA 24469
  • Call Sign: NE4EI, Previous Call Sign: AE4TJ, Licensee ID: L01136995, Grant Date: 07/06/2006, Expiration Date: 07/06/2016, Cancellation Date: 09/02/2006, Certifier: Preston H Hadley Iii, Registrant: Preston H Hadley Iii, New Hope, VA 24469
  • Call Sign: KK4YGP, Licensee ID: L01842825, Grant Date: 02/14/2014, Expiration Date: 02/14/2024, Certifier: James F Cash Ii, Registrant: James F Cash Ii, New Hope, VA 24469



New Hope compared to Virginia 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 above state average.
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