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Carroll County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2016: 30,096 (3% urban, 97% rural); it was 29,245 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,969
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,986
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,955
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,876 (it was 2,231 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

33%

Land area: 476 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 63 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Carroll County: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Retail trade (30.5%), Educational, health and social services (17.9%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (13.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 40%
  • Government: 12%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 49%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Carroll County, Virginia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  47.2 years
Virginia median age:  38.2 years
Males: 15,076  (50.1%)
Females: 15,020  (49.9%)

Carroll County,VA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Carroll County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $38,148 ($30,597 in 1999)

This county:

$38,148
Virginia:

$68,114

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $381 (lower quartile is $324, upper quartile is $499)
This county:

$381
State:

$981


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $116,271 (it was $64,100 in 2000)
Carroll:

$116,271
Virginia:

$264,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $73,169 - $179,326
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $873
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $297

Institutionalized population: 134

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 6
  • Assaults: 27
  • Burglaries: 144
  • Thefts: 232
  • Auto thefts: 45

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 34
  • Burglaries: 97
  • Thefts: 179
  • Auto thefts: 39
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 136 buildings, average cost: $99,100
  • 2001: 139 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 2002: 151 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 2003: 169 buildings, average cost: $98,900
  • 2004: 151 buildings, average cost: $103,300
  • 2007: 174 buildings, average cost: $169,800
  • 2008: 82 buildings, average cost: $176,000
  • 2009: 97 buildings, average cost: $134,700
  • 2010: 75 buildings, average cost: $173,500
  • 2011: 51 buildings, average cost: $123,500
  • 2012: 63 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2013: 48 buildings, average cost: $208,800
  • 2014: 52 buildings, average cost: $170,600
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $762 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $868 (0.8%)

Carroll County household income distribution in 2013 Carroll County home values distribution in 2013 Carroll County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.1%
Carroll County:

15.1%
Virginia:

11.0%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.0% for Black residents, 13.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 93.3% for American Indian residents, 31.9% for other race residents, 17.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 47.2 years old
(Males: 45.5 years old, Females: 49.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.1 years old, Black residents: 36.2 years old, Asian residents: 55.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.6 years old, Other race residents: 50.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Carroll County is $436 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $483 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $579 a month.

Cities in this county include: Hillsville, Woodlawn, Cana, Fancy Gap.

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

2012 air pollution in Carroll County:

Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 11.0 µg/m3. Below U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Carroll County: King Mill (A), Greenfield (B), Nordyke (C), Bear Tree Group Camp (D), Southwest Virginia 4-H Center (E), River Bridge (F), Bear Tree Fisherman Parking (G), Beartree Family Camp (H), Wolf Creek Boat Dock (I), South Holston Boat Dock (J), Sequoya Camp (K), Camp Pocahontas (L), Green Valley Poultry Farm (M), Hayters Gap (N), Indoor Farms Greenhouses (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Carroll County include: Poor Valley Church (A), Anderson Church (B), Azen Church (C), Abrams Falls Church (D), Beech Grove Church (E), Bakers Chapel (F), Revival Center Church (G), Barkers Chapel (H), Barnes Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Baugh Cemetery (1), Starke Cemetery (2), Pettyjohn Cemetery (3), Phelps Cemetery (4), Sutton Cemetery (5), Pleasant View Cemetery (6), Tate Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Bristol Reservoir (A), Crystal Pool (B), Hidden Valley Lake (C), Middle Fork Holston River (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wolf Run (A), Willow Branch (B), White Branch (C), Town Creek (D), Spoon Gap Creek (E), Roaring Spring Branch (F), Plum Creek (G), Pendleton Branch (H), Nordyke Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Clinton County, Kentucky , Harlan County, Kentucky , Pickett County, Tennessee , Stewart County, Tennessee , Sullivan County, Tennessee , Taney County, Missouri , Radford city .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 935
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 645 (46.5% naturalized citizens)

Carroll County:

2.1%
Whole state:

12.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population
  • 2262010 or later
  • 1312000 to 2009
  • 1311990 to 1999
  • 641980 to 1989
  • 181970 to 1979
  • 73Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 50.6%

Carroll County marital status for males Carroll County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 12,280
  • One, attached: 119
  • Two: 168
  • 3 or 4: 307
  • 5 to 9: 151
  • 10 to 19: 92
  • 20 to 49: 55
  • 50 or more: 45
  • Mobile homes: 3,599

Housing units in Carroll County with a mortgage: 4,561 (130 second mortgage, 439 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,418

Here:

44.4% with mortgage
State:

69.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Carroll County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,02044
Mainline Protestant3,19228
Catholic2571
Other1-
Black Protestant-1
None19,572-
Carroll 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: 2
Carroll County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Carroll County:

10.30 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

4.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Carroll County:

10.0%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Carroll County:

31.7%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.1%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in Carroll County:

Average size of farms: 128 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $27,190
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $224.84
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.46%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 74.65%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $22,473
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 23.96%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.15%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $40,390
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.86%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 32.73
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.80%
Corn for grain: 96 harvested acres
Vegetables: 670 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 840 acres

Tornado activity:

Carroll County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 6757756.9 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 6 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/4/1974, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 204.9 miles away from Carroll County center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.5 miles away from the county center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 76.1 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 220.9 miles away from the county center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 192.1 miles away from Carroll County center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 75.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Virginia Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 01, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3359: October 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 3359, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Severe Storms and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: June 29, 2012 to July 01, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4072: July 27, 2012, FEMA Id: 4072, Natural disaster type: Storm, Wind
  • Virginia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3240: September 12, 2005, FEMA Id: 3240, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 25, 2000 to January 30, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1318: February 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 1318, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Virginia Blizzard, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1086: January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: 1086, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • Virginia Ice Storm, Severe Storm, Flooding, Incident Period: February 08, 1994 to February 12, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1014: March 10, 1994, FEMA Id: 1014, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Storm, Flood
  • Virginia Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 14, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3112: March 25, 1993, FEMA Id: 3112, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Virginia Flooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: April 21, 1992 to April 22, 1992, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-944: May 19, 1992, FEMA Id: 944, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Virginia SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: November 12, 1977, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-543: November 12, 1977, FEMA Id: 543, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Virginia SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: April 07, 1977, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-530: April 07, 1977, FEMA Id: 530, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Carroll County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (34%)
  • Honduras (24%)
  • El Salvador (10%)
  • England (6%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Japan (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Carroll County


  • American (41%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • German (7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • European (1%)

Carroll County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,327 (80.8%)
  • Carpooled: 1,096 (12.1%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 43 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 12 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 117 (1.3%)
  • Worked at home: 460 (5.1%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 218 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 136 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 114 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 12 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally ill

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

  • 192 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 103 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 31 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $38,805.

4.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,737 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
Virginia average:

9.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.34% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($14,438 average AGI)
2.13% relocated from other states ($16,300 average AGI)
Carroll County:

2.13%
Virginia average:

3.74%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Grayson County, VA  0.50% ($24,784 average AGI)
from Surry County, NC  0.41% ($23,595)
from Galax city, VA  0.40% ($22,683)
from Wythe County, VA  0.32% ($20,061)
from Patrick County, VA  0.14% ($26,500)
from Pulaski County, VA  0.13% ($32,154)


4.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,323 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.32%
Virginia average:

9.20%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.28% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($13,261 average AGI)
2.04% relocated to other states ($13,061 average AGI)
Carroll County:

2.04%
Virginia average:

3.60%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Galax city, VA  0.53% ($23,130 average AGI)
to Grayson County, VA  0.49% ($19,160)
to Surry County, NC  0.44% ($26,067)
to Wythe County, VA  0.26% ($21,308)
to Pulaski County, VA  0.17% ($37,176)
to Forsyth County, NC  0.14% ($34,786)
to Patrick County, VA  0.13% ($28,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.8

Births per 1000 population in Carroll County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Carroll County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Carroll County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carroll County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Carroll County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,604 (5,078 aged, 1,526 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 490 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Carroll County, Virginia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (393)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (372)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (325)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (253)
  • Unspecified dementia (213)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (194)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (162)
  • Congestive heart failure (134)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (107)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (91)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,036
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,257
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 61

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 195.6. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 151.6
  • Other - 44.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 30,096
  • In family households: 25,112 (4,530 male householders, 4,045 female householders)
    6,901 spouses, 7,029 children (6,645 natural, 148 adopted, 230 stepchildren), 849 grandchildren, 315 brothers or sisters, 478 parents, 347 other relatives, 604 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,817 (2,055 male householders (1,569 living alone)), 2,132 female householders (2,030 living alone)), 621 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 168

Size of family households: 5,080 2-persons, 1,581 3-persons, 1,326 4-persons, 331 5-persons, 175 6-persons, 97 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,599 1-person, 542 2-persons, 45 4-persons.

3,282 married couples with children.
1,659 single-parent households (397 men, 1,262 women).

96.8% of residents of Carroll speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 27% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (97% speak English very well, 3% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (13% speak English very well, 87% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $131,298,000 ($4,452 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,140,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $65,553,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $29,096,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $622,000
Federal grants: $29,737,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,248,000 ($138,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,042,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $3,255,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,190,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,546,000

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

Births: 1,473
Here:

50 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,651
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +55
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +357
Here:

+12 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Carroll County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.69 millions of gallons per day (46% from ground, 54% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.5

Year house built in Carroll County, Virginia Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population
  • 1722014 or later
  • 2382010 to 2013
  • 2,1152000 to 2009
  • 2,8231990 to 1999
  • 2,0651980 to 1989
  • 2,8551970 to 1979
  • 2,2391960 to 1969
  • 1,8981950 to 1959
  • 8451940 to 1949
  • 1,4151939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Carroll County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Carroll County, Virginia Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population
  • 221 room
  • 402 rooms
  • 2433 rooms
  • 1,2204 rooms
  • 2,7505 rooms
  • 2,2926 rooms
  • 1,3917 rooms
  • 9468 rooms
  • 8839+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carroll County, Virginia Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population
  • 371 room
  • 582 rooms
  • 5483 rooms
  • 1,0234 rooms
  • 5275 rooms
  • 4906 rooms
  • 1027 rooms
  • 428 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Carroll County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Carroll County, Virginia Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population
  • 32no bedroom
  • 2071 bedroom
  • 2,1882 bedrooms
  • 5,8143 bedrooms
  • 1,2654 bedrooms
  • 2365+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carroll County, Virginia Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population
  • 38no bedroom
  • 5461 bedroom
  • 1,3242 bedrooms
  • 8193 bedrooms
  • 924 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population
  • 393no vehicle
  • 2,4441 vehicle
  • 3,7322 vehicles
  • 1,9813 vehicles
  • 9714 vehicles
  • 3465+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Carroll County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Carroll County population
  • 307no vehicle
  • 1,4061 vehicle
  • 8232 vehicles
  • 1313 vehicles
  • 1614 vehicles
  • 345+ vehicles

91.3% of Carroll County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in Virginia.

Carroll County:

91.3%
State average:

84.3%

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

  • This state: 19,405
  • Other state: 9,775
  • Northeast: 1,250
  • Midwest: 941
  • South: 7,204
  • West: 336
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Carroll County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 56.0%Electricity
  • 17.6%Wood
  • 15.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Utility gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 65.9%Electricity
  • 14.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.4%Wood
  • 3.1%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 174
Here:

6.6%
Virginia:

10.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 93
Here:

7.4%
Virginia:

9.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 203
Here:

21.4%
Virginia:

19.9%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
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Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Carroll County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Elementary & Secondary Education: $346,000
    General Public Buildings: $111,000
    General: $20,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary & Secondary Education: $28,137,000
    Welfare - Other: $2,969,000
    Police Protection: $1,620,000
    Fire Protection: $1,034,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,005,000
    General Public Buildings: $702,000
    Housing & Community Development: $601,000
    Water Utilities: $594,000
    Central Staff Services: $541,000
    Corrections - Other: $407,000
    Sewerage: $396,000
    Financial Administration: $361,000
    Parks & Recreation: $338,000
    Health Services - Other: $196,000
    General - Other: $140,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $116,000
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $63,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,017,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health: $189,000
    Libraries: $151,000
    Higher Education: $24,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $19,175,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $225,000

Carroll County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $728,000
    Sewerage: $487,000
    All Other: $283,000
    Parks & Recreation: $66,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $11,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $8,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $301,000
    All Other: $40,000
    General Support: $24,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,377,000
    Rents: $831,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $651,000
    Special Assessments: $604,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $778,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $20,070,000
    All Other: $2,784,000
    Public Welfare: $2,031,000
    General Support: $1,402,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,097,000
    Total General Sales: $1,187,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $582,000
    NEC: $489,000
    Public Utilities: $481,000
    Other Selective Sales: $329,000

Carroll County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $12,026,000
    Water Utilities: $3,749,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, Education, NEC: $21,969,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,353,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $634,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Elementary & Secondary Education: $20,593,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $11,823,000
    Water Utilities: $4,329,000
    Other, NEC: $1,339,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $203,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,376,000
    Water Utilities: $54,000
    Other, NEC: $14,000

Carroll County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,034,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $11,823,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 818
  • Number of aged recipients: 114
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 704
  • Number of recipients under 18: 63
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 510
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 245
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 404
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 291
Carroll County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Carroll County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Carroll County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James16272.9 years
William13575.4 years
Mary11079.9 years
John10275.4 years
Robert7673.8 years
Joseph4175.6 years
Howard4172.9 years
Walter4072.1 years
Roy3971.4 years
Ethel3980.6 years
Most common last names in Carroll County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Edwards13874.4 years
Dalton13077.9 years
Horton11276.7 years
Goad10675.6 years
Marshall9076.7 years
Webb8977.8 years
Hawks8674.3 years
Hall7073.8 years
Smith6977.5 years
Gardner6675.0 years
Businesses in Carroll County, VA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Best Western1McDonald's1
Burger King1New Balance1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Quality1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
Days Inn1SAS Shoes1
FedEx1Subway2
H&R Block1Super 81
Hardee's1U-Haul2
Hilton1U.S. Cellular1
Holiday Inn1UPS1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1

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