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 2017: $77,248 (it was $50,405 in 2000)
Westlake Corner:

$77,248
VA:

$71,535

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $42,033 (it was $26,915 in 2000)

Westlake Corner CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $477,069 (it was $207,300 in 2000)
Westlake Corner:

$477,069
VA:

$273,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $251,328; detached houses: $270,063; townhouses or other attached units: $444,973; in 2-unit structures: $251,688; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $429,728; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $354,047; mobile homes: $98,566

Median gross rent in 2017: $880.

March 2019 cost of living index in Westlake Corner: 88.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.8%
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  • Races in Westlake Corner, VA (2010)
    • 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

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Ancestries: American (23.7%), German (19.8%), English (18.1%), French (8.4%), Italian (7.5%), Irish (5.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 10.1 square miles.

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

Westlake Corner, Virginia map

43 residents are foreign born (3.9% Europe).

This place:

3.9%
Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,940 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,309 (0.7%)

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

Distribution of median household income in Westlake Corner, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Westlake Corner, VA in 2017
Westlake Corner satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Virginia:

3.0%
Most common industries in Westlake Corner, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.1%)
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Health care (10.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (8.0%)
  • U. S. Postal service (5.6%)
  • Chemicals (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (22.3%)
  • Construction (10.4%)
  • Chemicals (8.5%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (7.6%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • U. S. Postal service (11.4%)
  • Construction (10.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (8.5%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Westlake Corner, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.6%)
  • Top executives (5.3%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4.1%)
  • Other financial specialists (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (10.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (8.1%)
  • Other financial specialists (8.1%)
  • Engineers (7.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (16.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (11.4%)
  • Registered nurses (8.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)

Average climate in Westlake Corner, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Westlake Corner, Virginia average temperatures Westlake Corner, Virginia average precipitation Westlake Corner, Virginia humidity Westlake Corner, Virginia wind speed Westlake Corner, Virginia snowfall Westlake Corner, Virginia sunshine Westlake Corner, Virginia clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.7. This is better than average.

City:

58.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.228. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.228
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.24. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.24
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.196. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.196
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.99. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.99
U.S.:

8.46

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).
Westlake Corner topographic map

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
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

For population 15 years and over in Westlake Corner:

Marital status in Westlake Corner, VA
  • Never married: 9.1%
  • Now married: 79.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

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
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Virginia average:

12.2

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Franklin County:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

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

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

9.4%
State:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.5%
Virginia:

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

19.3%
Virginia:

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

5.24% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,016 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
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 Roanoke city, VA  0.83% ($37,429 average AGI)
from Roanoke County, VA  0.72% ($61,027)
from Bedford County, VA  0.43% ($53,989)


5.34% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,723 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.34%
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 Roanoke city, VA  0.92% ($38,032 average AGI)
to Roanoke County, VA  0.68% ($47,898)
to Bedford County, VA  0.43% ($46,398)

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.)

Westlake Corner fatal accident list:

May 27, 2013 02:10 PM, Cr-616, Lat: 37.109739, Lon: -79.715511, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 7, 2013 05:30 AM, Sr-122, Lakemont Dr, Lat: 37.141231, Lon: -79.683275, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 22, 2012 07:15 PM, Sr-122, Lat: 37.126850, Lon: -79.703856, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 25, 2012 05:05 PM, Cr-834, Lat: 37.108269, Lon: -79.716558, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 15, 2011 02:43 PM, Sr-122, Lat: 37.119844, Lon: -79.719972, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 154ft / 47.5mTotal length
  • $21,265,000Total costs
  • 27,978Total average daily traffic
  • 641Total average daily truck traffic
  • 49,486Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Westlake Corner, VA
  • 79.2%Electricity
  • 9.7%No fuel used
  • 7.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Westlake Corner, VA
  • 100.0%Electricity


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 below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly 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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