Westlake Corner, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 976. Population change since 2000: +8.6%
Males: 465  (47.7%)
Females: 511  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  56.2 years
Virginia median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 24101.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $79,406 (it was $50,405 in 2000)
Westlake Corner:

$79,406
VA:

$68,114

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $38,007 (it was $26,915 in 2000)

Westlake Corner CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $454,667 (it was $207,300 in 2000)
Westlake Corner:

$454,667
VA:

$264,000

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $245,730; Detached houses: $263,695; Townhouses or other attached units: $437,823; In 2-unit structures: $209,374; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $382,774; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $338,452; Mobile homes: $96,314

Median gross rent in 2016: $865.

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  • Races in Westlake Corner, VA (2010)

    Westlake Corner races chart
    • 93796.0%White alone
    • 101.0%Black alone
    • 101.0%Hispanic
    • 80.8%Two or more races
    • 70.7%Asian alone
    • 30.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Westlake Corner: 89.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (23.5%), German (18.1%), English (15.8%), French (6.8%), Italian (6.8%), Irish (5.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 10.1 square miles.

Population density: 97 people per square mile   (very low).

Westlake Corner,VA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Westlake Corner:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Westlake Corner CDP:

  • Never married: 9.2%
  • Now married: 79.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

41 residents are foreign born (3.8% Europe).

This place:

3.8%
Virginia:

11.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,814 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,299 (0.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Roanoke, VA (18.2 miles , pop. 94,911).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (73.3 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (315.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: North Shore, VA (1.8 miles ), Union Hall, VA (2.7 miles ), Penhook, VA (3.1 miles ), Rocky Mount, VA (3.9 miles ), Boones Mill, VA (3.9 miles ), Vinton, VA (3.9 miles ), Henry Fork, VA (4.0 miles ), Bedford, VA (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 37.13 N, Longitude: 79.68 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 540

Westlake Corner household income distribution Westlake Corner home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (25%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (17%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Educational services (31%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Business and financial operations occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (32%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (25%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Westlake Corner: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Westlake Corner, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Westlake Corner-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1996, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the Westlake Corner place center .

On 9/17/2004, a category F2 tornado 9.8 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Westlake Corner-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 102.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 244.9 miles away from Westlake Corner center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 123.6 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 126.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 303.9 miles away from Westlake Corner center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 275.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Droughts: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Westlake Corner:

  • BERKSHIRE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; VINTON, VA)
  • BERKSHIRE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; VINTON, VA)
  • CARILION FRANKLIN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; ROCKY MOUNT, VA)
  • CARILION HOME CARE FRANKLIN (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; ROCKY MOUNT, VA)
  • CARILION HOSPICE SVCS OF FRANKLIN COUNTY (Hospital, about 16 miles away; ROCKY MOUNT, VA)
  • FRANKLIN HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ROCKY MOUNT, VA)
  • TRINITY MISSION HEALTH AND REHAB OF ROCKY MOUNT (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ROCKY MOUNT, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westlake Corner:

  • Virginia Western Community College (about 18 miles; Roanoke, VA; Full-time enrollment: 4,762)
  • American National University (about 23 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,297)
  • Roanoke College (about 24 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,316)
  • Patrick Henry Community College (about 30 miles; Martinsville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,266)
  • Liberty University (about 32 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 61,625)
  • Central Virginia Community College (about 32 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,759)
  • Lynchburg College (about 33 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,456)

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Churches in Westlake Corner include: Halesford United Methodist Church (A), Epworth Church (B), Haleford Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ellis Cemetery (1), Epworth Cemetery (2), Ferguson-Hatcher Cemetery (3), Altice Cemetery (4), Meador Cemetery (5), Wilson Cemetery (6), Burroughs Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Westlake Corner: Booker T Washington National Monument (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 57.9. This is better than average.

City:

57.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.212. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.212
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.85
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.622. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.622
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.24. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.24
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 2.8%
(2.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.9%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.3%
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: 0.5% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Virginia average:

12.3

Westlake Corner travel time to work - commute Westlake Corner mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Westlake Corner CDP (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,65664
Mainline Protestant6,54436
Catholic5591
Other3312
Black Protestant1192
None31,950-
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: 6
Franklin County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Franklin County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

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

6.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

27.5%
Virginia:

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

19.3%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.1%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Westlake Corner:

51.3%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Westlake Corner:

28.6
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.4%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Westlake Corner:

4.9%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
Westlake Corner:

39.0%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
Westlake Corner:

55.8%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Westlake Corner:

83.0%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Westlake Corner, VA Residents

5.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,779 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.07%
Virginia average:

9.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Roanoke city, VA  0.91% ($29,514 average AGI)
from Roanoke County, VA  0.64% ($50,961)
from Bedford County, VA  0.37% ($38,622)


5.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,751 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
Virginia average:

9.20%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Roanoke city, VA  0.94% ($29,112 average AGI)
to Roanoke County, VA  0.65% ($37,636)
to Henry County, VA  0.33% ($23,667)

Strongest AM radio stations in Westlake Corner:

  • WCQV (880 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MONETA, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WKBA (1550 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VINTON, VA; Owner: TINKER CREEK BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WFIR (960 AM; 5 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WVBE (610 AM; 5 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLLL (930 AM; 10 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: HUBBARD'S ADVERTISING AGENCY, INC.)
  • WFNR (710 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WRIS (1410 AM; 5 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: WRIS INC.)
  • WLVA (590 AM; 5 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WYTI (1570 AM; 3 kW; ROCKY MOUNT, VA; Owner: WYTI, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WTOY (1480 AM; 5 kW; SALEM, VA; Owner: WARD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Westlake Corner:

  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBWR (106.9 FM; BEDFORD, VA; Owner: BEDFORD RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WRXT (90.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WXLK (92.3 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)
  • WSLQ (99.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WRVL (88.3 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: LIBERTY UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WYYD (107.9 FM; AMHERST, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZZI (101.5 FM; VINTON, VA; Owner: TRAVIS MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • WMGR-FM (104.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJJS-FM (106.1 FM; VINTON, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZZU (97.9 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: TRAVIS MEDIA L.L.C.)
  • WYYD-FM1 (107.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: WYYD LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHPR (88.1 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WPAR (91.3 FM; SALEM, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WNRS-FM (89.9 FM; SWEET BRIAR, VA; Owner: SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE)
  • WZBB (99.9 FM; STANLEYTOWN, VA; Owner: WNLB RADIO, INC.)
  • W279AC (103.7 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WXCF-FM (103.9 FM; CLIFTON FORGE, VA; Owner: IMPACT BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Westlake Corner:

  • WSET-TV (Channel 13; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: WSET INCORPORATED)
  • WJPR (Channel 21; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: GRANT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS II, INC.)
  • W34CU (Channel 34; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 35m115ftTotal length
  • $12,950,000Total costs
  • 11,623Total average daily traffic
  • 415Total average daily truck traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (81%)
  • No fuel used (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (3%)

Westlake Corner compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median house value above 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 below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Westlake Corner on our top lists:

  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Netherlands (population 500+)"
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