Augusta County, Virginia (VA)

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County population in 2012: 73,658 (34% urban, 66% rural); it was 65,615 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 15,058
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 7,969
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 20,642
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,489 (it was 4,176 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

33%

Land area: 970 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 76 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Augusta County: 86.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (25.2%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (19.9%), Manufacturing (13.6%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 68%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 28%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Augusta County, Virginia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (92.2%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (3.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Asian alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Virginia median age:  37.0 years
Males: 37,412  (44.7%)
Females: 36,338  (55.3%)
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Augusta County,VA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Augusta County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $55,284 ($43,045 in 1999)

This county:

$55284
Virginia:

$62666

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $586 (lower quartile is $448, upper quartile is $858)
This county:

$586
State:

$922


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $197,500 (it was $107,000 in 2000)
Augusta:

$197,500
Virginia:

$239,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $145,400 - $305,600
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,186
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $337

Institutionalized population: 2,644

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Augusta County, VA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 467 buildings, average cost: $111,600
  • 2001: 447 buildings, average cost: $121,900
  • 2002: 517 buildings, average cost: $124,400
  • 2003: 563 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2004: 585 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2005: 510 buildings, average cost: $170,700
  • 2006: 397 buildings, average cost: $181,300
  • 2007: 337 buildings, average cost: $200,100
  • 2008: 238 buildings, average cost: $152,700
  • 2009: 159 buildings, average cost: $191,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,017 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $969 (0.5%)

Augusta County household income distribution in 2009 Augusta County home values distribution Augusta County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.4%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.3% for Black residents, 23.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.6% for American Indian residents, 18.5% for other race residents, 31.6% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.4%
Augusta County:

7.4%
Virginia:

11.7%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.7% for Black residents, 21.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.5% for American Indian residents, 20.1% for other race residents, 29.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 44 years old
(Males: 42 years old, Females: 45 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45 years old, Black residents: 30 years old, American Indian residents: 50 years old, Asian residents: 42 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30 years old, Other race residents: 18 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Augusta County is $433 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $565 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $808 a month.

Cities in this county include: Staunton, Waynesboro, Stuarts Draft, Laurel Hill, Fishersville, Verona, Crimora, Lyndhurst, Dooms, Weyers Cave.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Augusta County: Riprap Shelter (A), Weaver Brothers Dairy (B), Jennings Gap Dairy (C), Casta Line Trout Farms (D), McCormick Gap Overlook (E), Greenstone Overlook (F), North River Campground (G), North River Picnic Area (H), Mossy Creek (I), Mount Meridian (J), Horsehead Mountain Overlook (K), Pkin (L), Sawmill Ridge Overlook (M), Towers (N), Sawmill Run Overlook (O), Sawmill Run Ranger Station (P), Crimora Lake Overlook (Q), Sawmill Run Shelter (R), Ravens Roost Overlook (S), Turk Mountain Overlook (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Augusta County include: Pleasant View Church (A), Arbor Hill Church (B), Asbury Church (C), Augusta Stone Church (D), Bethlehem Church (E), Beulah Church (F), Beverly Manor Church (G), Belmont Church (H), Bethany Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Belmont Cemetery (1), Cline Cemetery (2), Croft Cemetery (3), West Augusta Cemetery (4), Edgewood Cemetery (5), Glebe Cemetery (6), Old Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Stark Pond (A), Barger Pond (B), Lake Quarles (C), Green Pond (D), Puffenbarger Pond (E), Nders Pond (F), Smithleigh Lake (G), Wilda Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tunnel Branch (A), Stull Run (B), Sawmill Run (C), Roaring Run (D), Poague Run (E), Paine Run (F), North Fork Naked Creek (G), Mine Branch (H), Laurel Run (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Augusta County include: Natural Chimneys Regional Park (1), Grand Caverns Regional Park (2), Kiwanis Lake Park (3), Little North Mountain Wildlife Management Ar (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Albemarle County , Bath County , Pendleton County, West Virginia , Highland County , Nelson County , Rockbridge County , Rockingham County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.7%
Virginia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,580
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 925 (42% naturalized citizens)

Augusta County:

1.4%
Whole state:

8.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 209
  • 1990 to 1994: 214
  • 1985 to 1989: 128
  • 1980 to 1984: 40
  • 1975 to 1979: 47
  • 1970 to 1974: 59
  • 1970 to 1974: 26
  • 1965 to 1969: 202

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 49.5%

Augusta County marital status for males Augusta County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Augusta County with a mortgage: 10,201 (978 second mortgage, 1,413 home equity loan, 36 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,103

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Augusta County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,90867
Mainline Protestant13,02660
Black Protestant721
Orthodox601
Other21-
None45,663-
Augusta County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Augusta County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
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.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Augusta County:

8.4%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Augusta County:

25.9%
State:

26.7%

Agriculture in Augusta County:

Average size of farms: 181 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $85,106
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $162.32
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 6.31%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 90.14%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $64,315
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 28.56%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 3.69%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $45,365
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.53%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 34.28
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 9.06%
Corn for grain: 7593 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2025 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 3024 harvested acres
Vegetables: 296 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 180 acres

Tornado activity:

Augusta County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 9615840.4 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 12 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/4/1990, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Augusta County-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 75.1 miles away from Augusta County 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 242.4 miles away from the county 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) earthquake occurred 263.8 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 263.9 miles away from the county center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.4 miles away from Augusta County center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 65.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Augusta County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Droughts: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (19%)
  • United Kingdom (14%)
  • Belarus (12%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • Russia (9%)
  • Korea (7%)
  • Bolivia (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Augusta County (%):

  • United States or American (31%)
  • German (21%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (5%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Augusta County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 27,293 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 3,152 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 43 (0%)
  • Taxi: 7 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 25 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 9 (0%)
  • Walked: 558 (2%)
  • Other means: 207 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,167 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Augusta County, Virginia in 2000:

  • 1,392 people in state prisons
  • 324 people in nursing homes
  • 167 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 84 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 17 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 14 people in homes for the mentally retarded

People in group quarters in Augusta County, Virginia in 2010:

  • 1,409 people in state prisons
  • 729 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 293 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 191 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 59 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $51,801.

5.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,322 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Virginia average:

9.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.95% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($27,350 average AGI)
1.18% relocated from other states ($9,971 average AGI)
Augusta County:

1.18%
Virginia average:

3.74%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Staunton city, VA  1.04% ($33,017 average AGI)
from Waynesboro city, VA  0.72% ($33,990)
from Rockingham County, VA  0.57% ($35,870)
from Harrisonburg city, VA  0.28% ($32,423)
from Rockbridge County, VA  0.15% ($33,535)
from Albemarle County, VA  0.15% ($46,349)
from Nelson County, VA  0.08% ($42,696)


5.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,228 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
Virginia average:

9.20%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.92% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($24,837 average AGI)
1.22% relocated to other states ($9,390 average AGI)
Augusta County:

1.22%
Virginia average:

3.60%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Staunton city, VA  0.96% ($31,938 average AGI)
to Waynesboro city, VA  0.80% ($28,717)
to Rockingham County, VA  0.50% ($35,923)
to Harrisonburg city, VA  0.24% ($31,582)
to Rockbridge County, VA  0.18% ($26,039)
to Albemarle County, VA  0.09% ($50,167)
to Charlottesville city, VA  0.07% ($25,158)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8

Births per 1000 population in Augusta County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 8.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Augusta County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.3

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Augusta County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 6,821 (5,722 aged, 1,099 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.45
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 16904.64
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 242.820
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 80361.76

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1061.310
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 821.8
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 1.43

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 6.48
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 37.29

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10.04

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 46.5. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 141.7. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 103.6
  • Other - 38.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 71,042

Size of family households: 10,026 2-persons, 4,856 3-persons, 3,702 4-persons, 1,438 5-persons, 512 6-persons, 265 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,406 1-person, 1,121 2-persons, 107 3-persons, 61 4-persons, 11 5-persons, 8 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

11,642 married couples with children.
2,592 single-parent households (776 men, 1,816 women).

97.4% of residents of Augusta County speak English at home.
1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (59% speak English very well, 41% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $215,003,000 ($3126 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $8,362,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $122,345,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $44,537,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,965,000
Federal grants: $36,083,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,741,000 ($1,100,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,332,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,264,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $49,230,000
Federal Government insurance: $29,725,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 3,658
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,988
Here:

43 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +168
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +3,370
Here:

+48 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Augusta County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 8.34 millions of gallons per day (74% from ground, 26% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 468
  • 2000 to 2004: 6,255
  • 1990 to 1999: 4,932
  • 1980 to 1989: 4,064
  • 1970 to 1979: 5,734
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,663
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,704
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,899
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,833
Rooms in houses/apartments in Augusta County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 42
  • 3 rooms: 254
  • 4 rooms: 1,593
  • 5 rooms: 5,228
  • 6 rooms: 5,114
  • 7 rooms: 3,590
  • 8 rooms: 2,643
  • 9+ rooms: 2,178
  • 1 room: 8
  • 2 rooms: 158
  • 3 rooms: 358
  • 4 rooms: 1,209
  • 5 rooms: 1,102
  • 6 rooms: 601
  • 7 rooms: 360
  • 8 rooms: 238
  • 9+ rooms: 142
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Augusta County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 7
  • 1 bedroom: 271
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,701
  • 3 bedrooms: 12,489
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,601
  • 5+ bedrooms: 573
  • no bedroom: 25
  • 1 bedroom: 519
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,755
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,493
  • 4 bedrooms: 322
  • 5+ bedrooms: 62
Cars and other vehicles available in Augusta County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 501
  • 1 vehicle: 3,864
  • 2 vehicles: 8,878
  • 3 vehicles: 5,101
  • 4 vehicles: 1,585
  • 5+ vehicles: 713
  • no vehicle: 362
  • 1 vehicle: 1,610
  • 2 vehicles: 1,465
  • 3 vehicles: 521
  • 4 vehicles: 153
  • 5+ vehicles: 65

62% of Augusta County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 53% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Virginia.

Augusta County:

62.5%
State average:

53.8%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $98,200


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Augusta County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (31.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (25.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19.3%)
  • Utility gas (12.4%)
  • Wood (11.2%)
  • Electricity (33.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (24.8%)
  • Utility gas (19.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11.0%)
  • Wood (10.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 697
Here:

9.5%
Virginia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 313
Here:

8.0%
Virginia:

8.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 351
Here:

25.8%
Virginia:

20.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Augusta County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,799,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $13,617,000
    General - Other: $3,545,000
    Regular Highways: $2,385,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $90,923,000
    Health - Other: $15,464,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,502,000
    Police Protection: $6,099,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,160,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,823,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $2,301,000
    Financial Administration: $1,856,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,479,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,474,000
    General - Other: $1,367,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,263,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,203,000
    Libraries: $1,078,000
    Central Staff Services: $993,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $672,000
    Corrections - Other: $499,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $484,000
    Regular Highways: $204,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $187,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,561,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,012,000
    Health - Other: $482,000
    Air Transportation: $124,000
    Other Higher Education: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $259,000
    Health - Other: $243,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $74,717,000

Augusta County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $14,126,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $2,025,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,161,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $334,000
    Parks and Recreation: $219,000
    Regular Highways: $50,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $18,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $5,072,000
    Education: $2,121,000
    All Other: $839,000
    General Local Government Support: $219,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $777,000
    Public Welfare: $645,000
    Health and Hospitals: $348,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,875,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,338,000
    Rents: $440,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $186,000
    Sale of Property: $103,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $57,325,000
    All Other: $7,588,000
    Health and Hospitals: $6,300,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,971,000
    Public Welfare: $3,582,000
  • Tax - Property: $38,055,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,738,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $4,561,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $2,879,000
    Other Selective Sales: $2,580,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,824,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,169,000
    Other License: $766,000

Augusta County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,649,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,973,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $41,818,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $40,138,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,676,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,680,000

Augusta County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,000,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $55,497,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,217,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Augusta County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
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Augusta County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
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Most common first names in Augusta County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary86678.9 years
William81273.2 years
John70873.4 years
James69872.0 years
Charles53072.3 years
Robert49170.7 years
George34673.2 years
Margaret34079.1 years
Virginia27678.5 years
Helen27178.0 years
Most common last names in Augusta County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith31174.5 years
Campbell28872.2 years
Johnson26774.3 years
Fitzgerald26272.5 years
Brown25171.7 years
Harris21974.5 years
Miller21973.9 years
Davis18975.7 years
Jones18475.7 years
Coffey15075.1 years
Businesses in Augusta County, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven6Little Caesars Pizza2
AT&T2Long John Silver's2
Ace Hardware3Lowe's2
Advance Auto Parts4Marriott1
Applebee's2Martin's2
Arby's3MasterBrand Cabinets8
AutoZone2Maurices2
Baskin-Robbins1Mazda1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's6
Bed Bath & Beyond1Microtel1
Best Western2Nike3
Budget Car Rental1Nissan1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Outback1
Burger King4Outback Steakhouse1
CVS4Papa John's Pizza2
Chevrolet2Penske2
Chick-Fil-A1PetSmart1
Circle K2Pizza Hut2
Comfort Inn2Quality2
Cracker Barrel2Quiznos1
Curves3RadioShack2
Dairy Queen2Red Lobster1
Days Inn3Red Roof Inn1
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid5
DressBarn1Ruby Tuesday1
Dressbarn1Rue211
Dunkin Donuts5SONIC Drive-In1
Econo Lodge1Sears2
FedEx17Sleep Inn1
Ford2Sprint Nextel2
GNC4Staples1
GameStop2Starbucks3
Goodwill2Subaru1
H&R Block4Subway12
Hardee's4Super 81
Hilton2T-Mobile3
Holiday Inn2T.J.Maxx1
Home Depot1Taco Bell2
Honda1Target1
Howard Johnson1The Room Place1
Hyundai1Toyota1
JCPenney1True Value1
KFC2U-Haul8
Kincaid3UPS15
Kmart1Verizon Wireless2
Kohl's1Volkswagen1
Kroger3Waffle House2
La-Z-Boy4Walmart2
Lane Furniture2Wendy's4
LensCrafters1YMCA2

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