Radford, Virginia

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Population in 2017: 17,658 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +11.3%
 
Males: 8,775  (49.7%)
Females: 8,883  (50.3%)
Median resident age:

22.9 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years

Zip codes: 24142.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,784 (it was $24,654 in 2000)
Radford:

$37,784
VA:

$71,535

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,315 (it was $14,289 in 2000)

Radford city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $214,255 (it was $93,100 in 2000)
Radford:

$214,255
VA:

$273,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $170,082; detached houses: $169,207; townhouses or other attached units: $227,700; mobile homes: $109,876

Median gross rent in 2017: $791.

March 2019 cost of living index in Radford: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 39.3%
(39.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.0% for Black residents, 32.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Radford, VA (2017)
    • 14,21781.2%White alone
    • 1,7339.9%Black alone
    • 5533.2%Hispanic
    • 4412.5%Two or more races
    • 3261.9%Asian alone
    • 260.1%Other race alone
    • 80.05%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 42 registered sex offenders living in Radford, Virginia as of December 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Radford is 414 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Radford by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.2)
1
(6.2)
1
(6.1)
1
(6.0)
1
(6.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
10
(66.7)
8
(54.3)
8
(55.9)
4
(24.8)
15
(92.5)
6
(36.9)
7
(42.2)
9
(54.2)
11
(65.4)
22
(126.6)
17
(94.9)
22
(125.7)
16
(90.7)
20
(112.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(53.4)
7
(47.6)
5
(34.9)
8
(49.7)
8
(49.3)
6
(36.9)
8
(48.2)
9
(54.2)
7
(41.6)
7
(40.3)
4
(22.3)
8
(45.7)
7
(39.7)
4
(22.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
32
(213.6)
39
(264.9)
27
(188.6)
66
(409.7)
56
(345.3)
51
(313.3)
39
(234.9)
59
(355.5)
73
(434.3)
74
(425.7)
37
(206.6)
52
(297.1)
45
(255.1)
28
(157.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
129
(861.0)
111
(754.1)
120
(838.2)
166
(1,030)
167
(1,030)
103
(632.8)
97
(584.2)
102
(614.6)
75
(446.2)
74
(425.7)
62
(346.2)
60
(342.8)
59
(334.4)
38
(213.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
357
(2,383)
401
(2,724)
359
(2,508)
356
(2,210)
335
(2,066)
340
(2,089)
364
(2,192)
336
(2,025)
321
(1,910)
291
(1,674)
207
(1,156)
244
(1,394)
172
(975.0)
192
(1,079)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
31
(206.9)
28
(190.2)
23
(160.6)
15
(93.1)
12
(74.0)
15
(92.2)
16
(96.4)
19
(114.5)
11
(65.4)
8
(46.0)
9
(50.2)
12
(68.6)
6
(34.0)
7
(39.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
9
(60.1)
5
(34.0)
5
(34.9)
5
(31.0)
5
(30.8)
5
(30.7)
4
(24.1)
2
(12.1)
2
(11.9)
9
(51.8)
2
(11.2)
6
(34.3)
2
(11.3)
2
(11.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)284.3301.3264.7297.1330.8250.7243.5276.0264.5298.9198.4270.3200.6189.4

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City-data.com crime index in Radford, VA

Crime rate in Radford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 47 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
Virginia average:

2.26
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Ancestries: American (22.5%), German (10.4%), English (7.4%), Irish (4.3%), Scotch-Irish (3.4%), Italian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1887

Land area: 9.82 square miles.

Population density: 1,798 people per square mile   (low).

Radford, Virginia map

678 residents are foreign born (1.0% Africa, 0.8% Asia, 0.7% Europe, 0.6% Latin America).

This city:

3.9%
Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,139 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,254 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Roanoke, VA (35.4 miles , pop. 94,911).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (83.6 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (354.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

New River, VA (1.1 miles ),
Fairlawn, VA (1.3 miles ),
Belview, VA (2.1 miles ),
Belspring, VA (2.2 miles ),
Parrott, VA (2.4 miles ),
Dublin, VA (2.6 miles ),
Snowville, VA (2.6 miles),
Prices Fork, VA (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 37.13 N, Longitude: 80.57 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -129 (-0.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,042 (42.4%)

Area code: 540

Distribution of median household income in Radford, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Radford, VA in 2017
Radford satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $100,900
  • 1998: 22 buildings, average cost: $101,200
  • 1999: 24 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $166,300
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $142,700
  • 2002: 55 buildings, average cost: $73,900
  • 2003: 55 buildings, average cost: $64,200
  • 2004: 30 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2005: 20 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $128,900
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $107,800
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2010: 13 buildings, average cost: $135,900
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $98,000
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 2013: 14 buildings, average cost: $99,600
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $183,000
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $93,800
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2017: 15 buildings, average cost: $149,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Radford, VA residents
Average permit cost in Radford, VA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Virginia:

3.0%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Radford, VA
Historical housing units in Radford, VA
Most common industries in Radford, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (26.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.0%)
  • Health care (6.0%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Construction (3.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (20.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.7%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (32.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.3%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.8%)
  • Social assistance (3.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Radford, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Engineers (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (6.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.1%)

Average climate in Radford, Virginia

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Radford, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 14.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

14.3
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 2.03. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.03
U.S.:

1.79

Tornado activity:

Radford-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 49.2 miles away from the Radford city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/21/1977, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 27.6 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Radford-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 199.2 miles away from Radford center
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 74.6 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 77.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 150.0 miles away from the city 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 76.2 miles away from Radford 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 301.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Radford topographic map

Main business address for: RADVA CORP (PLASTICS FOAM PRODUCTS), NEW RIVER PHARMACEUTICALS INC (PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Radford:

  • CARILION HOSPICE SERVICES NEW RIVER VALLEY (707 RANDOLPH STREET SUITE 251)
  • CARILION ST ALBANS PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITA (provides emergency services, P O BOX 3608 LEE HIGHWAY)
  • RADFORD HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (700 RANDOLPH STREET)
  • WHEATLAND HILLS RET CNTR (RTE 11 FAIRLAWN)
  • BMA - NEW RIVER VALLEY (1200 A TYLER AVE)
  • DAVITA - RADFORD DIALYSIS (600 E MAIN ST)
  • CARILION HOME CARE SERVICES (707 RANDOLPH STREET SUITE 104)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (520 WEST MAIN STREET)

Heliports located in Radford:

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College/University in Radford:

  • Radford University (Full-time enrollment: 9,426; Location: 801 East Main Street; Public; Website: www.radford.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Radford:

  • New River Community College (about 8 miles; Dublin, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,007)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (about 11 miles; Blacksburg, VA; FT enrollment: 30,984)
  • Wytheville Community College (about 31 miles; Wytheville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,193)
  • Roanoke College (about 31 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,316)
  • Concord University (about 32 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • American National University (about 33 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,297)
  • Virginia Western Community College (about 34 miles; Roanoke, VA; FT enrollment: 4,762)

Public high school in Radford:

  • RADFORD HIGH (Students: 476, Location: 50 DALTON DR, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Radford:

  • MCHARG ELEM (Students: 502, Location: 700 TWELFTH ST, Grades: PK-2)
  • BELLE HETH ELEM (Students: 368, Location: 151 GEORGE STREET, Grades: 3-6)
  • BELVIEW ELEM (Students: 243, Location: 3187 PEPPERS FERRY RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • JOHN N. DALTON INT. (Students: 229, Location: 60 DALTON DR, Grades: 7-8)
  • INDIAN VALLEY ELEM (Students: 170, Location: 4130 INDIAN VALLEY RD NW, Grades: PK-7)
See full list of schools located in Radford

Library in Radford:

  • RADFORD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $751,477; Location: 30 WEST MAIN ST.; 78,739 books; 16,362 e-books; 3,279 audio materials; 2,407 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 112 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Radford: Doctor Thomas C Walker Hall (A), Doctor Robert Young Hall (B), Doctor M'Ledge Moffett Hall (C), Doctor Donald N Dedmon Center (D), Doctor Charles K Martin Hall (E), Colonel William Preston Hall (F), Bettie Draper Hall (G), Waldron Hall (H), University Service Center (I), Thomas Jefferson Hall (J), Robert Porterfield Hall (K), Reverend Doctor William Holmes McGuffey Hall (L), President Doctor David Wilbur Peters Hall (M), Mary Draper Ingles Hall (N), Madame Marie Curie Hall (O), Madame Elizabeth Russell Hall (P), Leonard G Muse Hall (Q), John Powell Hall (R), John B Floyd Hall (S), Jeremy Whitt Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Radford include: RADVA CORP (A), NEW RIVER PHARMACEUTICALS INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Radford include: Zion Hill Baptist Church (A), Baptist Student Center (B), Baptist Tabernacle (C), Calvary Baptist Church (D), Carter Street United Methodist Church (E), Central United Methodist Church (F), Christ Lutheran Church (G), Church of God (H), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Central Cemetery (1), West View Cemetery (2), Rock Road Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Plum Creek (A), Connellys Run (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Radford include: Wildwood Park (1), Riverview Park (2), David Bissett Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: City Bait And Tackle (Arcades & Amusements; 123 Charlie Coles Drive), Bowman Outfitters (Tours & Charters; 6837 Pulaski Avenue).

Hotels: Dogwood Lodge of Radford (7073 Lee Highway), Best Western Radford Inn (1501 Tyler Avenue), Executive Motel (7498 Lee Highway).

Birthplace of: Scott Long (human rights activist) - Human rights activist, Mike Young (basketball coach) - Basketball coach, Seka - (born 1954), Porn star, Shayne Graham - 2005 NFL player (Cincinnati Bengals, born: Dec 9, 1977), Beth McCann - Politician, Darris Nichols - College basketball player (West Virginia Mountaineers), Elizabeth Kee - Politician, Mike Williams (baseball) - Baseball player, Scott King - College football player (Virginia Tech Hokies), Shane Nichols - College basketball player (Wofford Terriers).

Radford city County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Radford and their reported violations in the past:

THE SPORTSMAN (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
SELU CONSERVANCY (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-15-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-06-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-29-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-29-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-01-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-29-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2009), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-18-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-18-2010)
  • 4 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-11-2012), St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-23-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-13-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-03-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-15-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-24-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-21-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-21-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-18-2010)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

41.7%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.6%
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: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Radford in 2010:

  • 2,561 people in college/university student housing
  • 49 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 24 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Radford in 2000:

  • 2,741 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 39 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 20 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with most branches in Radford (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Tyler And Main Branch at 1000 E Main Street, branch established on 1903/05/14; Kent Street Branch at 400 W Main Street, branch established on 1954/09/27. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • StellarOne Bank: Radford Branch at 50 West Main Street, branch established on 1988/08/12. Info updated 2008/06/06: Bank assets: $2,911.7 mil, Deposits: $2,404.3 mil, headquarters in Christiansburg, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 58 total offices, Holding Company: Stellarone Corporation
  • First Bank: Radford Branch at 1400 Tyler Avenue, branch established on 2004/07/14. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $3,289.4 mil, Deposits: $2,759.1 mil, headquarters in Troy, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Radford Branch at 1040 East Main Street, branch established on 1988/08/24. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • The National Bank of Blacksburg: 2001 Norwood Street Branch at 2001 Norwood Street, branch established on 1920/01/01. Info updated 2006/06/01: Bank assets: $1,063.8 mil, Deposits: $919.4 mil, headquarters in Blacksburg, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: National Bankshares, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Norwood Branch at 1201 East Main Street, branch established on 1969/08/12. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Bank of Floyd: Fairlawn Branch at 7349 Perpper Ferry Boulevard, branch established on 2007/05/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $258.8 mil, Deposits: $234.2 mil, headquarters in Floyd, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Cardinal Bankshares Corporation
  • Woodforest National Bank: Radford Wal-Mart Branch at 7373 Peppers Ferry Boulevard, branch established on 2006/09/01. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • Carter Bank & Trust: Radford Branch at 1900 East Main Street, branch established on 1988/01/29. Info updated 2007/02/23: Bank assets: $3,970.4 mil, Deposits: $3,610.0 mil, headquarters in Martinsville, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 123 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Radford:

Marital status in Radford, VA
  • Never married: 60.6%
  • Now married: 25.1%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

For population 25 years and over in Radford:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Virginia average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Radford
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Radford, VA (based on Radford city County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,42220
Mainline Protestant2,52012
Black Protestant1671
Other31
None10,296-
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: 2
This county:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Radford city:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Radford city:

3.10 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

7.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Radford city:

7.1%
State:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Radford city:

25.5%
State:

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

13.4%
Virginia:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.9%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.5%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.7
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.4%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.5%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
Radford:

26.6%
Virginia:

33.7%

General health condition:
Radford:

58.5%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Radford:

80.9%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Radford, 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
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 145$575,694$47,64464$57,046
Police Protection - Officers 35$123,676$42,4030$0
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 35$113,961$39,07246$40,894
Electric Power 20$104,459$62,6752$2,066
Streets and Highways 19$54,515$34,4310$0
Judicial and Legal 17$65,362$46,1380$0
Financial Administration 16$58,343$43,7572$2,464
Water Supply 16$47,619$35,7140$0
Other and Unallocable 15$45,234$36,1872$2,132
Welfare 15$42,531$34,0251$317
Police - Other 13$30,013$27,7043$2,079
Solid Waste Management 12$29,008$29,0080$0
Firefighters 11$35,070$38,2580$0
Parks and Recreation 10$32,107$38,52820$11,001
Local Libraries 7$22,514$38,5957$4,765
Other Government Administration 3$17,542$70,1685$2,349
Sewerage 2$7,171$43,0260$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 2$3,418
Totals for Government 391$1,404,819$43,115154$128,531

Radford government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $74,000 ($4.19)
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $62,000 ($3.51)
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $450,000 ($25.48)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $24,019,000 ($1360.23)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $21,781,000 ($1233.49)
    Police Protection: $3,610,000 ($204.44)
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,648,000 ($149.96)
    Regular Highways: $2,570,000 ($145.54)
    Sewerage: $2,236,000 ($126.63)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,173,000 ($123.06)
    Transit Utilities: $1,833,000 ($103.81)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,793,000 ($101.54)
    Financial Administration: $1,662,000 ($94.12)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,338,000 ($75.77)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,337,000 ($75.72)
    General - Other: $880,000 ($49.84)
    Water Utilities: $858,000 ($48.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $803,000 ($45.48)
    General Public Buildings: $767,000 ($43.44)
    Libraries: $751,000 ($42.53)
    Correctional Institutions: $682,000 ($38.62)
    Central Staff Services: $435,000 ($24.63)
    Health - Other: $235,000 ($13.31)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $175,000 ($9.91)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($0.91)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $932,000 ($52.78)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Electric Utilities: $1,314,000 ($74.41)
    Other - Water Utilities: $997,000 ($56.46)
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $269,000 ($15.23)
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $17,000 ($0.96)
    Other - Other Higher Education: $6,000 ($0.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $605,000 ($34.26)
    Water Utilities: $297,000 ($16.82)
    Police Protection: $232,000 ($13.14)
    Electric Utilities: $172,000 ($9.74)
    General - Other: $64,000 ($3.62)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($1.81)
    Parks and Recreation: $24,000 ($1.36)
    Sewerage: $22,000 ($1.25)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $17,051,000 ($965.62)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $32,000 ($1.81)

Radford government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,499,000 ($141.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,317,000 ($74.58)
    Other: $673,000 ($38.11)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $265,000 ($15.01)
    Regular Highways: $193,000 ($10.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $98,000 ($5.55)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $84,000 ($4.76)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $2,000 ($0.11)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $726,000 ($41.11)
    Transit Utilities: $493,000 ($27.92)
    Housing and Community Development: $226,000 ($12.80)
    Other: $202,000 ($11.44)
    Highways: $14,000 ($0.79)
    Education: $3,000 ($0.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $230,000 ($13.03)
    Education: $66,000 ($3.74)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $915,000 ($51.82)
    Donations From Private Sources: $523,000 ($29.62)
    General Revenue - Other: $374,000 ($21.18)
    Fines and Forfeits: $358,000 ($20.27)
    Rents: $201,000 ($11.38)
    Special Assessments: $67,000 ($3.79)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.06)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $25,414,000 ($1439.23)
    Water Utilities: $1,993,000 ($112.87)
    Transit Utilities: $12,000 ($0.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $11,388,000 ($644.92)
    Other: $4,443,000 ($251.61)
    Highways: $2,094,000 ($118.59)
    General Local Government Support: $1,516,000 ($85.85)
    Transit Utilities: $624,000 ($35.34)
    Public Welfare: $613,000 ($34.72)
  • Tax - Property: $8,668,000 ($490.88)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,322,000 ($74.87)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,030,000 ($58.33)
    Public Utilities Sales: $654,000 ($37.04)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $525,000 ($29.73)
    Motor Vehicle License: $226,000 ($12.80)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $108,000 ($6.12)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $87,000 ($4.93)
    Other License: $48,000 ($2.72)

Radford government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,710,000 ($1342.73)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,203,000 ($1257.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,507,000 ($85.34)

Radford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,036,000 ($58.67)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,703,000 ($832.65)

15.07% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,353 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

15.07%
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 Montgomery County, VA  4.20% ($37,118 average AGI)
to Pulaski County, VA  2.98% ($34,667)
to Roanoke city, VA  0.50% ($25,381)
Businesses in Radford, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1La Quinta1
Advance Auto Parts1Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Best Western1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Quiznos1
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Chick-Fil-A1Starbucks1
Curves1Subway2
Domino's Pizza1Super 81
Dunkin Donuts2Taco Bell1
FedEx2U-Haul2
H&R Block1U.S. Cellular1
Hardee's1UPS8
KFC1Wendy's2

Strongest AM radio stations in Radford:

  • WRAD (1460 AM; 5 kW; RADFORD, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WKNV (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FAIRLAWN, VA; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPIN (810 AM; daytime; 4 kW; DUBLIN, VA; Owner: DUBLIN RADIO)
  • WWVT (1260 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CHRISTIANSBURG, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WFNR (710 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WNRV (990 AM; 5 kW; NARROWS-PEARISBURG, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVBE (610 AM; 5 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: RALPH D. EPPERSON)
  • WKEX (1430 AM; 1 kW; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: BASE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WBLB (1340 AM; 1 kW; PULASKI, VA; Owner: WBLB, INC)
  • WKBA (1550 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VINTON, VA; Owner: TINKER CREEK BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WBDY (1190 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLUEFIELD, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Radford:

  • W261AH (100.1 FM; RADFORD, ETC., VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W261AI (100.1 FM; FAIRLAWN, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KHPR (88.1 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WWBU (101.7 FM; RADFORD, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WFNR-FM (100.7 FM; CHRISTIANSBURG, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WPIN-FM (91.5 FM; DUBLIN, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WPSK-FM (107.1 FM; PULASKI, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WBRW (105.3 FM; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • W244AV (96.7 FM; BLACKSBURG, ETC., VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W273AA (102.5 FM; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WXLK (92.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLQ (99.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLC-FM (94.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WVTF (89.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHAJ (104.5 FM; BLUEFIELD, WV; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBRF (98.1 FM; GALAX, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE RADIO, INC.)
  • WHKX (106.3 FM; BLUEFIELD, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WVRU-FM (89.9 FM; RADFORD, VA; Owner: RADFORD UNIVERSITY)
  • WKOY-FM (100.9 FM; PRINCETON, WV; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Radford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 476ft / 145mTotal length
  • $105,829,000Total costs
  • 196,785Total average daily traffic
  • 35,112Total average daily truck traffic
  • 189,526Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Radford, VA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 181960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Radford, VA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Radford)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Radford, VA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

101 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Radford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1706V , Serial Number: 13891, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 06/10/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 05/16/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Christine F Hermann, 213 River Pointe, Radford, VA 24141
  • Aircraft: CUB CRAFTERS INC CC11-100 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-200A (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 316CC , Serial Number: CC11-00077, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 02/05/2019, Certificate Issue Date: 03/05/2015
    Registrant (Individual): William S Lacy, 701 4th St, Radford, VA 24141
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 58486 , Serial Number: 18262096, Airworthiness Date: 06/05/1973, Certificate Issue Date: 05/10/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Jack W Ii Cook, 4619 Phillips Farm Rd, Radford, VA 24141
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 60087 , Serial Number: 15070061, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 02/10/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 09/13/2018
    Registrant (Individual): David W Butcher, 7346 Gate 10 Rd, Radford, VA 24141
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-39 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 887PM , Serial Number: 39-25, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 02/20/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 08/26/1999
    Registrant (Individual): William M Harris, 4069 Shadowland Dr, Radford, VA 24141
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-39 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 183 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8914Y , Serial Number: 39-71, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 05/22/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 12/14/2007
    Registrant (Individual): William M Harris, 4069 Shadowland Dr, Radford, VA 24141
  • Aircraft: TICHAWA JOHN L RV-7A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 928JT , Serial Number: 72103, Year manufactured: 2017, Airworthiness Date: 02/17/2017, Certificate Issue Date: 04/06/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Fred A Rawlins, 8326 Sawgrass Way, Radford, VA 24141

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED29$165,06947$175,809234$183,93622$41,27315$137,46720$101,350
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$166,0002$230,0007$162,4290$00$01$20,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$170,8758$105,62565$131,18510$34,2005$102,80014$55,071
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$162,3332$129,50037$142,4324$92,2503$132,6674$114,750
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$236,5001$235,00011$188,4551$120,0000$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0215.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$253,2009$206,444
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$328,6672$223,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$264,5001$171,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$239,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0215.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Radford, VA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Radford, VA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 82. The highest number of reported fires - 117 took place in 2006, and the least - 17 in 2018. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Radford, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (55.4%), and Structure Fires (34.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Radford, VA
    • 76855.4%Outside Fires
    • 47334.1%Structure Fires
    • 1087.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 372.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Radford, VA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Radford, Virginia:

  • Best Western Radford Inn, 1501 Tyler Ave, Radford, Virginia 24141 , Phone: (540) 639-3000, Fax: (540) 633-0251
  • Super 8 Radford, 1600 Tyler Ave, Radford, Virginia 24141 , Phone: (540) 731-9355, Fax: (540) 731-9355
  • Executive Motel, 7498 Lee Hwy PO Box 708, Radford, Virginia 24141 , Phone: (540) 639-1664
  • La Quinta, 1450 Tyler Ave, Radford, Virginia 24141 , Phone: (540) 633-6800
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Radford, Virginia
Most common first names in Radford, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary16078.1 years
William15473.0 years
James14671.3 years
Robert10872.9 years
John10775.4 years
Charles7172.1 years
George5374.2 years
Virginia5274.3 years
Margaret4779.3 years
Frank4574.8 years
Most common last names in Radford, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6671.8 years
Duncan5575.5 years
Phillips5078.9 years
Akers4073.6 years
Martin3975.8 years
Long3876.8 years
Wilson3577.4 years
Quesenberry3469.3 years
Cox3472.5 years
Harris3475.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Radford, VA
  • 41.0%Electricity
  • 39.7%Utility gas
  • 17.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Radford, VA
  • 76.1%Electricity
  • 21.0%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Solar energy


Radford compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.

Radford on our top lists:

  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: accommodation and food services (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: food preparation and serving related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 10,000+"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of females (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 females in this group)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people living the same house as 1 year ago (population 5,000+))"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
There are 16 pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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