Waynesboro, Virginia

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Population in 2019: 22,630 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +15.9%
 
Males: 11,192  (49.5%)
Females: 11,438  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

39.9 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 22980.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $44,980 (it was $32,686 in 2000)
Waynesboro:

$44,980
VA:

$76,456

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,994 (it was $17,932 in 2000)

Waynesboro city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $169,300 (it was $88,500 in 2000)
Waynesboro:

$169,300
VA:

$288,800

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $226,959; detached houses: $229,438; townhouses or other attached units: $256,007; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $224,084; mobile homes: $66,699

Median gross rent in 2019: $831.

March 2019 cost of living index in Waynesboro: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.8%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.7% for Black residents, 32.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.3% for American Indian residents, 57.5% for other race residents, 48.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Waynesboro, VA (2019)
    • 16,58774.2%White alone
    • 3,03913.6%Black alone
    • 1,8698.4%Hispanic
    • 3421.5%Two or more races
    • 2491.1%Asian alone
    • 880.4%American Indian alone
    • 600.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 97 registered sex offenders living in Waynesboro, Virginia as of October 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Waynesboro is 223 to 1.


Crime rates in Waynesboro by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.6)
1
(4.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.5)
2
(8.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(18.6)
7
(32.3)
4
(18.3)
9
(40.3)
8
(35.4)
10
(47.0)
11
(51.1)
15
(70.8)
12
(56.3)
8
(37.4)
12
(55.9)
13
(59.1)
10
(44.5)
12
(52.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
13
(60.5)
17
(78.4)
21
(96.1)
21
(94.1)
19
(84.0)
16
(75.3)
9
(41.8)
8
(37.8)
4
(18.8)
12
(56.1)
6
(28.0)
10
(45.4)
12
(53.4)
3
(13.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
87
(405.0)
54
(249.1)
67
(306.7)
37
(165.8)
42
(185.8)
47
(221.1)
50
(232.1)
23
(108.6)
16
(75.0)
23
(107.6)
21
(97.8)
17
(77.3)
27
(120.2)
40
(176.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
106
(493.5)
90
(415.1)
107
(489.8)
119
(533.3)
104
(460.1)
103
(484.5)
88
(408.4)
101
(477.0)
84
(394.0)
26
(121.6)
40
(186.4)
46
(209.1)
53
(235.9)
38
(167.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
495
(2,304)
524
(2,417)
494
(2,261)
646
(2,895)
523
(2,314)
628
(2,954)
617
(2,864)
553
(2,612)
545
(2,556)
530
(2,478)
424
(1,975)
459
(2,086)
382
(1,700)
397
(1,748)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
45
(209.5)
38
(175.3)
34
(155.6)
28
(125.5)
24
(106.2)
39
(183.5)
39
(181.0)
34
(160.6)
26
(121.9)
14
(65.5)
22
(102.5)
23
(104.5)
42
(186.9)
40
(176.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
11
(51.2)
9
(41.5)
5
(22.9)
4
(17.9)
8
(35.4)
1
(4.7)
1
(4.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.7)
2
(9.4)
3
(14.0)
1
(4.5)
0
(0.0)
4
(17.6)
City-Data.com crime index257.5248.1251.2256.8241.6271.2257.4240.4214.6181.2182.3182.8184.0194.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Waynesboro, VA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 59 (48 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Virginia average:

2.27
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Ancestries: American (18.9%), German (10.7%), English (7.7%), Irish (5.8%), Italian (2.3%), European (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1834

Elevation: 1300 feet

Land area: 15.4 square miles.

Population density: 1,473 people per square mile   (low).

Waynesboro, Virginia map

854 residents are foreign born (2.5% Latin America).

This city:

3.8%
Virginia:

12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,350 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,293 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynchburg, VA (48.5 miles , pop. 65,269).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (117.4 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (241.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Dooms, VA (1.8 miles ),
Lyndhurst, VA (2.1 miles ),
Fishersville, VA (2.1 miles ),
Sherando, VA (2.5 miles ),
Crimora, VA (2.6 miles ),
Stuarts Draft, VA (2.8 miles ),
New Hope, VA (3.0 miles ),
Laurel Hill, VA (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 38.07 N, Longitude: 78.89 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,031 (-4.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,889 (36.2%)

Area code: 540

Distribution of median household income in Waynesboro, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Waynesboro, VA in 2019
Waynesboro satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.3%
Virginia:

4.6%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Waynesboro, VA
Historical housing units in Waynesboro, VA

Population change in the 1990s: +952 (+5.1%).
Most common industries in Waynesboro, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.1%)
  • Chemicals (4.0%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.8%)
  • Chemicals (5.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.5%)
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Waynesboro, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)

Average climate in Waynesboro, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Waynesboro, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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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 56.2. This is better than average.

City:

56.2
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 2.89. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.89
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
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 21.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.20
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Waynesboro-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 15.0 miles away from the Waynesboro city 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 27.3 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Waynesboro-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 53.4 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 163.7 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 47.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 51.3 miles away from Waynesboro center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 63.6 miles away from Waynesboro 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 249.7 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 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).
Waynesboro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Waynesboro:

  • GRANDVIEW RESIDENCE (1206 RED TOP ORCHARD ROAD)
  • GREENSTONE RESIDENCE (32 ANGUS DRIVE)
  • AVANTE AT WAYNESBORO (1221 ROSSER AVE)
  • LIBERTY HOUSE (1221 ROSSER AVE)
  • SUMMIT SQUARE (501 OAK AVENUE)

Airports located in Waynesboro:

Amtrak station near Waynesboro:

  • 12 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 Waynesboro:

  • Blue Ridge Community College (about 15 miles; Weyers Cave, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,891)
  • University of Virginia-Main Campus (about 22 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 22,274)
  • Piedmont Virginia Community College (about 23 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 3,029)
  • James Madison University (about 26 miles; Harrisonburg, VA; FT enrollment: 19,727)
  • Lynchburg College (about 50 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,456)
  • Central Virginia Community College (about 52 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,759)
  • Liberty University (about 53 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 61,625)

Public high school in Waynesboro:

Private high school in Waynesboro:

  • FISHBURNE MILITARY SCHOOL (Students: 136, Location: 255 S WAYNE AVE, Grades: 7-12, Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Waynesboro:

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Library in Waynesboro:

  • WAYNESBORO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $976,492; Location: 600 S. WAYNE AVE.; 162,523 books; 4,415 audio materials; 8,791 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 141 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Waynesboro: Waynesboro Country Club (A), Waynesboro Public Library (B), Waynesboro Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Waynesboro Village Factory Outlet Shopping Center (1), Chips Mini-Mall Shopping Center (2), Hamilton-Cook Colonnade Shopping Center (3), Riverside Shopping Center (4), Willow Oak Plaza Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Waynesboro include: Central Church (A), Saint James Church (B), Westwood Church (C), Advent Christian Church (D), Assembly of God Church (E), Basic United Methodist Church (F), Bethany Evangelical Lutheran Church (G), Church of God (H), Church of the Foursquare Gospel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Riverview Cemetery (1), Old Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Baker Springs Basin (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Parks in Waynesboro include: North Park (1), Ridgeview Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Moss P Buckley Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 150 Buckley Moss Drive), Fastrax (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1110 Red Top Orchard Road).

Hotels: Days Inn Waynesboro (2060 Rosser Avenue), Comfort Inn Waynesboro (15 Windi Grove Drive), Deluxe Budget Motel (2112 West Main Street), Colony House Motel (494 Three Notched Mount).

Courts: Waynesboro City - Juvenile Domestic Relations Court- Clerk's Office (250 South Wayne Avenue), Waynesboro City - Juvenile Domestic Relations Court- Service Unit (250 South Wayne Avenue), Allstate Motor Court (Highway 250 West), Shenandoah Food Court (601 Shenandoah Village), Waynesboro City - Juvenile Domestic Relations Court- Parch (250 South Wayne), Waynesboro City - Circuit Court Clerk's Office (250 South Wayne Avenue), Waynesboro City - General District Court Clerk's Office (250 South Wayne Avenue).

Birthplace of: Kid Kash - Professional wrestler, William Henry Sheppard - Christian missionary, Anne Tompkins - Lawyer, Shonn Bell - Football player, Cory Alexander - Basketball player, Daniel Freeman - College basketball player (James Madison Dukes), John Wetzel - Basketball player-coach basketball coach-player, Mark Cline - Artist.

Augusta 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 Waynesboro and their reported violations in the past:

CROSS RIVER SHELL STATION (Serves NY, Population served: 101, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
CARDINAL HOUSE (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.8%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.9%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Waynesboro in 2010:

  • 131 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 36 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 25 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Waynesboro in 2000:

  • 242 people in nursing homes
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with most branches in Waynesboro (2011 data):

  • StellarOne Bank: Waynesboro Branch at 251 North Poplar Avenue, branch established on 1977/05/23; Rosser Avenue Branch at 100 Lucy Lane, branch established on 1999/04/23. 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
  • Frontier Community Bank: at 400 Lou Dewitt Boulevard, branch established on 2008/02/06. Info updated 2010/08/04: Bank assets: $79.8 mil, Deposits: $71.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Waynesboro West Branch at 1415 West Main Street, branch established on 1956/08/06. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Woodforest National Bank: Waynesboro Wal-Mart Branch at 116 Lucy Lane, branch established on 2006/08/14. 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)
  • Union First Market Bank: Rosser Avenue Branch at 437 Tiffany Drive, branch established on 2011/06/27. Info updated 2011/08/16: Bank assets: $3,888.6 mil, Deposits: $3,181.6 mil, headquarters in Richmond, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 99 total offices, Holding Company: Union First Market Bankshares Corporation
  • The First Bank and Trust Company: Waynesboro Branch at 851 Lew Dewitt Boulevard, branch established on 2008/04/23. Info updated 2007/04/05: Bank assets: $1,247.0 mil, Deposits: $1,102.9 mil, headquarters in Lebanon, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Waynesboro Branch at 105 Hopeman Parkway, branch established on 1970/12/10. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Waynesboro Branch at 216 South Wayne Avenue, branch established on 1964/08/03. 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
  • Carter Bank & Trust: West Main Branch at 2701 West Main Street, branch established on 1994/04/29. 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
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Waynesboro:

Marital status in Waynesboro, VA
  • Never married: 33.2%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

For population 25 years and over in Waynesboro:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
Virginia average:

12.1

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

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Religion statistics for Waynesboro, 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.
Virginia:

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

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

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

4.38 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

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

3.67 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

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

8.4%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

25.9%
Virginia:

26.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.2%
Virginia:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Waynesboro:

46.6%
State:

48.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Waynesboro:

21.1%
State:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Waynesboro:

11.8%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Waynesboro:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.5%
Virginia:

33.5%

General health condition:
Waynesboro:

55.7%
Virginia:

57.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.4%
Virginia:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Waynesboro, VA Residents

Waynesboro government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,440,000 ($107.82)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $859,000 ($37.96)
    General - Other: $356,000 ($15.73)
    General Public Buildings: $20,000 ($0.88)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $38,175,000 ($1686.92)
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,998,000 ($220.86)
    Regular Highways: $4,810,000 ($212.55)
    Police Protection: $4,719,000 ($208.53)
    General - Other: $3,183,000 ($140.65)
    Sewerage: $2,954,000 ($130.53)
    Correctional Institutions: $2,939,000 ($129.87)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,833,000 ($125.19)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,353,000 ($103.98)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,072,000 ($91.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,843,000 ($81.44)
    Water Utilities: $1,741,000 ($76.93)
    Financial Administration: $1,488,000 ($65.75)
    Central Staff Services: $1,280,000 ($56.56)
    Libraries: $891,000 ($39.37)
    Health - Other: $692,000 ($30.58)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $422,000 ($18.65)
    General Public Buildings: $246,000 ($10.87)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $86,000 ($3.80)
    Air Transportation: $49,000 ($2.17)
    Other Higher Education: $35,000 ($1.55)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,361,000 ($104.33)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $888,000 ($39.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $1,943,000 ($85.86)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $851,000 ($37.60)
    Water Utilities: $609,000 ($26.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $95,000 ($4.20)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $22,326,000 ($986.57)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $557,000 ($24.61)

Waynesboro government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $6,052,000 ($267.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,066,000 ($91.29)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $385,000 ($17.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $250,000 ($11.05)
    Other: $93,000 ($4.11)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $87,000 ($3.84)
    Parking Facilities: $3,000 ($0.13)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $3,000 ($0.13)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $2,574,000 ($113.74)
    Highways: $663,000 ($29.30)
    Public Welfare: $645,000 ($28.50)
    Other: $331,000 ($14.63)
    Natural Resources: $31,000 ($1.37)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $2,720,000 ($120.19)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,419,000 ($106.89)
    Interest Earnings: $2,237,000 ($98.85)
    Fines and Forfeits: $422,000 ($18.65)
    Donations From Private Sources: $269,000 ($11.89)
    Rents: $106,000 ($4.68)
    Sale of Property: $77,000 ($3.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,751,000 ($165.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $22,281,000 ($984.58)
    General Local Government Support: $4,427,000 ($195.63)
    Highways: $4,278,000 ($189.04)
    Other: $2,174,000 ($96.07)
    Public Welfare: $2,131,000 ($94.17)
  • Tax - Property: $22,764,000 ($1005.92)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,918,000 ($261.51)
    Other Selective Sales: $5,330,000 ($235.53)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,394,000 ($105.79)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,234,000 ($54.53)
    Motor Vehicle License: $503,000 ($22.23)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $482,000 ($21.30)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $453,000 ($20.02)
    Other License: $264,000 ($11.67)

Waynesboro government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $63,999,000 ($2828.06)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $59,298,000 ($2620.33)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,701,000 ($207.73)

Waynesboro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,788,000 ($79.01)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,667,000 ($1355.15)

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)
Businesses in Waynesboro, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Lane Furniture2
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1Long John Silver's1
Advance Auto Parts1Lowe's1
Applebee's1Marriott1
Arby's1Martin's1
AutoZone1Maurices1
Bed Bath & Beyond1McDonald's3
Best Western1Nike2
Buffalo Wild Wings1Outback1
Burger King1Outback Steakhouse1
CVS2Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Penske2
Chick-Fil-A1PetSmart1
Circle K1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1Quality1
Cracker Barrel1RadioShack1
Curves2Rite Aid1
Days Inn1Ruby Tuesday1
Domino's Pizza1Rue211
DressBarn1SONIC Drive-In1
Dressbarn1Sears1
Dunkin Donuts2Sprint Nextel1
FedEx3Starbucks2
Ford1Subway1
GameStop1Super 81
H&R Block2T-Mobile1
Hardee's1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1Target1
Home Depot1The Room Place1
KFC1U-Haul2
Kincaid2UPS4
Kmart1Waffle House1
Kohl's1Walmart1
Kroger2Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy3YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Waynesboro:

  • 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.)
  • WKTR (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; EARLYSVILLE, VA; Owner: WKTR, INC.)
  • WINA (1070 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTON (1240 AM; 1 kW; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WNLR (1150 AM; 3 kW; CHURCHVILLE, VA; Owner: NEW LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCHV (1260 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBG (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKCY (1300 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLLL (930 AM; 10 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: HUBBARD'S ADVERTISING AGENCY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Waynesboro:

  • WPVA (90.1 FM; WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WCYK-FM (99.7 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVTU (89.3 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WMRY (103.5 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WACL (98.5 FM; ELKTON, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFFX-FM (102.3 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQPO (100.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WWWV (97.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVTW (88.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION, INC)
  • WUMX (107.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: AIR VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WTJU (91.1 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA)
  • WNRN (91.9 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: STU-COMM, INC.)
  • WBOP (106.3 FM; CHURCHVILLE, VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WMXH-FM (105.7 FM; LURAY, VA; Owner: EASY RADIO, INC.)
  • WNRS-FM (89.9 FM; SWEET BRIAR, VA; Owner: SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE)
  • W240AF (95.9 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WUVA (92.7 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: WUVA, INC.)
  • WSVO (93.1 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZZU (97.9 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: TRAVIS MEDIA L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Waynesboro:

  • WADA-LP (Channel 55; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHTJ (Channel 41; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVIR-TV (Channel 29; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Fatal accident count

Waynesboro fatal accident list:

May 12, 2010 04:50 PM, I-64, Lat: 38.043325, Lon: -78.899475, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 17, 2008 04:39 PM, S Delphine Ave, Lat: 38.052690, Lon: -78.896680, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 6, 2005 04:25 AM, I-64, Lat: 38.039600, Lon: -78.883999, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 16, 2003 12:20 AM, I-64, Lat: 38.039600, Lon: -78.883999, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 47Number of bridges
  • 564ft / 172mTotal length
  • $5,627,000Total costs
  • 451,122Total average daily traffic
  • 23,744Total average daily truck traffic
  • 491,012Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Waynesboro, VA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 41930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 271970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Waynesboro, VA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Waynesboro)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 94 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Waynesboro, VA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 187 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Waynesboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 28 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Waynesboro)

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 135. The highest number of reported fires - 220 took place in 2007, and the least - 67 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Waynesboro, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (49.7%), and Outside Fires (29.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Waynesboro, VA
    • 1,13949.7%Structure Fires
    • 68629.9%Outside Fires
    • 40317.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 652.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Waynesboro, VA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Waynesboro, Virginia:

  • Holiday Inn Express, 20 Windigrove Dr, Waynesboro, Virginia 22980 , Phone: (540) 932-7170, Fax: (540) 932-7150
  • Comfort Inn, 640 W Broad St, Waynesboro, Virginia 22980 , Phone: (540) 942-1171, Fax: (540) 942-4785
  • Comfort Inn, 15 Windigrove Dr, Waynesboro, Virginia 22980 , Phone: (540) 932-3060, Fax: (540) 932-3060
  • Best Western Plus Wayneboro Inn & Suites Conference Center, 109 Appletree Ln, Waynesboro, Virginia 22980 , Phone: (540) 942-1100, Fax: (540) 942-1105
  • Residence Inn Waynesboro, 44 Windi Grove Dr, Waynesboro, Virginia 22980 , Phone: (540) 943-7426, Fax: (540) 943-7427
  • Super 8 Waynesboro, 2045 Rosser Ave, Waynesboro, Virginia 22980 , Phone: (540) 943-3888, Fax: (540) 943-3888
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Waynesboro, Virginia
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Waynesboro, VA
  • 60.7%Utility gas
  • 32.7%Electricity
  • 2.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.2%Wood
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Waynesboro, VA
  • 51.2%Electricity
  • 45.1%Utility gas
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Waynesboro compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
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