Shenandoah County, Virginia (VA)

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County population in 2012: 42,583 (33% urban, 67% rural); it was 35,075 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,803
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,404
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,453
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,869 (it was 3,843 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

33%

Land area: 512 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 83 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Shenandoah County: 87.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (19.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (18.1%), Construction (11.6%), Retail trade (11.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 69%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 28%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Shenandoah County, Virginia:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (90.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (6.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Asian alone (0.5%)
Median resident age:  43.0 years
Virginia median age:  37.0 years
Males: 20,529  (40.7%)
Females: 21,464  (59.3%)
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Shenandoah County,VA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Shenandoah County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,483 ($39,173 in 1999)

This county:

$47483
Virginia:

$62666

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $632 (lower quartile is $468, upper quartile is $818)
This county:

$632
State:

$922


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $200,852 (it was $101,100 in 2000)
Shenandoah:

$200,852
Virginia:

$239,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $144,456 - $285,623

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $231,890
Here:

$231,890
State:

$320,313

Townhouses or other attached units: $239,377
Here:

$239,377
State:

$312,609

In 2-unit structures: $132,413
Here:

$132,413
State:

$214,941

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $151,078
Here:

$151,078
State:

$268,971

Mobile homes: $61,552
Here:

$61,552
State:

$57,576
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,344
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $354

Institutionalized population: 349

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

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 240 buildings, average cost: $93,100
  • 2001: 275 buildings, average cost: $106,500
  • 2002: 363 buildings, average cost: $116,900
  • 2003: 359 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2004: 456 buildings, average cost: $147,600
  • 2005: 561 buildings, average cost: $162,300
  • 2006: 477 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2007: 258 buildings, average cost: $178,600
  • 2008: 135 buildings, average cost: $159,300
  • 2009: 102 buildings, average cost: $132,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,053 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,050 (0.6%)

Shenandoah County household income distribution in 2009 Shenandoah County home values distribution Shenandoah County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.7%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.0% for Black residents, 27.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.4% for other race residents, 13.3% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.7%
Shenandoah County:

12.7%
Virginia:

11.7%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.8% for Black residents, 25.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.9% for other race residents, 12.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 43 years old
(Males: 42 years old, Females: 45 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45 years old, Black residents: 31 years old, American Indian residents: 67 years old, Asian residents: 46 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28 years old, Other race residents: 29 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Shenandoah County is $426 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $521 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $695 a month.

Cities in this county include: Strasburg, Woodstock, Mount Jackson, New Market, Basye, Basye-Bryce Mountain, Edinburg, Maurertown, Toms Brook.

Shenandoah 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 Shenandoah County: Moores Store (A), Narrow Passage (B), New Market Station (C), Sugar Knob Camp (D), Old Iron Furnace (E), Powells Fort Camp (F), Little Crease Shelter (G), Happy Gap Camp (H), Fort Valley Overlook (I), Paul Gerhart Shelter (J), Fishers Hill (K), Tomahawk Pond Campground (L), Shrine Mont Church Camp (M), Shenandoah Valley Overlook (N), Buzzard Rock Overlook (O), Camp Lupton (P), Camp Strawderman (Q), Caroline Furnace Camp (R), Capon Road (S), Chapman Landing (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Shenandoah County include: Antioch Church (A), Bethel Church (B), Bethlehem Church (C), Cedar Grove Church (D), Shiloh Church (E), Cedar Creek Church (F), Christ Church (G), Dry Run Church (H), Emmanuel Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Stickley Cemetery (1), Sugar Hill Cemetery (2), Sunset View Memorial Gardens (3), Riverview Cemetery (4), Saint Marks Cemetery (5), Furnace Cemetery (6), Zion Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Woodstock Reservoir (A), Tomahawk Pond (B), Strasburg Reservoir (C), Seven Fountains Lake (D), Edinburg Reservoir (E), Strasburg Reservoir (F), Woodstock Reservoir (G), Edinburg Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Hollow Run (A), Swamp Run (B), Stickley Run (C), Zanes Run (D), Millers Run (E), Rocky Run (F), Meadow Brook (G), Fowlers Run (H), Indian Run (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Shenandoah County include: Woodstock Recreational Area (1), Camp Roosevelt Recreation Area (2), Cedar Creek Wayside (3), Elizabeth Furnace Recreational Area (4), Little Fort Recreation Area (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Hardy County, West Virginia , Frederick County , Page County , Rockingham County , Warren County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.6%
Virginia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 824
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 75.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,080 (37% naturalized citizens)

Shenandoah County:

3.1%
Whole state:

8.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 356
  • 1990 to 1994: 133
  • 1985 to 1989: 177
  • 1980 to 1984: 82
  • 1975 to 1979: 50
  • 1970 to 1974: 72
  • 1970 to 1974: 38
  • 1965 to 1969: 172

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 65.2%

Shenandoah County marital status for males Shenandoah County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Shenandoah County with a mortgage: 4,668 (416 second mortgage, 684 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,398

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Shenandoah County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant11,35566
Evangelical Protestant6,38043
Catholic1,3742
Other3452
None22,539-
Shenandoah 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: 10
Shenandoah County:

2.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Shenandoah County:

6.45 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 27
This county:

6.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Shenandoah County:

10.2%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Shenandoah County:

25.9%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.7%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in Shenandoah County:

Average size of farms: 135 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $70,432
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $138.61
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.22%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 90.81%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $59,737
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 34.71%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.37%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $34,993
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.38%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 28.80
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 5.89%
Corn for grain: 5605 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 665 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 3239 harvested acres
Vegetables: 80 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 2,497 acres

Tornado activity:

Shenandoah County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 16919734.4 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/28/2002, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shenandoah County-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 206.2 miles away from Shenandoah County center
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 95.0 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 234.2 miles away from the county center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 168.1 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 295.2 miles away from Shenandoah 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 80.9 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 Shenandoah County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Droughts: 2, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 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 (54%)
  • Germany (10%)
  • El Salvador (7%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • United Kingdom (4%)
  • Guatemala (3%)
  • India (2%)

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

  • German (29%)
  • United States or American (28%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • European (2%)

Shenandoah County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,873 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 2,340 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 35 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 8 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 10 (0%)
  • Walked: 371 (2%)
  • Other means: 86 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 740 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 309 people in nursing homes
  • 106 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 57 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 19 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

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

  • 258 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 91 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 37 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 30 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,799.

5.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,409 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.79%
Virginia average:

9.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.81% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($32,162 average AGI)
1.98% relocated from other states ($13,247 average AGI)
Shenandoah County:

1.98%
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 Frederick County, VA  0.84% ($37,580 average AGI)
from Warren County, VA  0.67% ($33,936)
from Rockingham County, VA  0.42% ($35,686)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.28% ($108,681)
from Winchester city, VA  0.23% ($43,842)
from Harrisonburg city, VA  0.18% ($43,233)
from Prince William County, VA  0.12% ($60,550)


5.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,380 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
Virginia average:

9.20%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.58% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($24,089 average AGI)
2.06% relocated to other states ($10,290 average AGI)
Shenandoah County:

2.06%
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 Frederick County, VA  0.73% ($40,306 average AGI)
to Rockingham County, VA  0.55% ($34,648)
to Warren County, VA  0.41% ($34,926)
to Harrisonburg city, VA  0.27% ($25,689)
to Winchester city, VA  0.24% ($36,385)
to Prince William County, VA  0.14% ($45,739)
to Fairfax County, VA  0.13% ($78,136)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.2

Births per 1000 population in Shenandoah County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 10.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Shenandoah County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Shenandoah County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 7,043 (6,296 aged, 747 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.63
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4135.990
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 60.48
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 39695.52

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1209.680
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1156.080
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7.66

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 31.73
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 68.91

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12.76

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 179.9. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 107.2
  • Other - 72.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 41,566

Size of family households: 5,715 2-persons, 2,585 3-persons, 1,995 4-persons, 860 5-persons, 306 6-persons, 210 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,409 1-person, 854 2-persons, 87 3-persons, 43 4-persons, 4 5-persons, 3 6-persons, 5 7-or-more-persons.

5,440 married couples with children.
1,628 single-parent households (508 men, 1,120 women).

95.1% of residents of Shenandoah County speak English at home.
3.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (42% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 29% speak English not well, 16% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (46% speak English very well, 54% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $188,065,000 ($4945 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $13,314,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $122,355,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $35,470,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,020,000
Federal grants: $17,511,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,870,000 ($156,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $9,839,000 ($1,598,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $514,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $23,000,000
Federal Government insurance: $38,825,000

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

Births: 2,316
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,089
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +274
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +3,692
Here:

+94 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Shenandoah County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.49 millions of gallons per day (43% from ground, 57% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 430
  • 2000 to 2004: 4,143
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,452
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,223
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,375
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,548
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,370
  • 1940 to 1949: 873
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,636
Rooms in houses/apartments in Shenandoah County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 11
  • 2 rooms: 51
  • 3 rooms: 179
  • 4 rooms: 1,078
  • 5 rooms: 2,301
  • 6 rooms: 2,656
  • 7 rooms: 1,887
  • 8 rooms: 1,089
  • 9+ rooms: 1,201
  • 1 room: 46
  • 2 rooms: 140
  • 3 rooms: 588
  • 4 rooms: 1,033
  • 5 rooms: 774
  • 6 rooms: 599
  • 7 rooms: 342
  • 8 rooms: 216
  • 9+ rooms: 105
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Shenandoah County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 11
  • 1 bedroom: 193
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,346
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,986
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,622
  • 5+ bedrooms: 295
  • no bedroom: 51
  • 1 bedroom: 714
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,458
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,249
  • 4 bedrooms: 318
  • 5+ bedrooms: 53
Cars and other vehicles available in Shenandoah County, Virginia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 434
  • 1 vehicle: 2,364
  • 2 vehicles: 4,031
  • 3 vehicles: 2,428
  • 4 vehicles: 842
  • 5+ vehicles: 354
  • no vehicle: 470
  • 1 vehicle: 1,580
  • 2 vehicles: 1,313
  • 3 vehicles: 389
  • 4 vehicles: 66
  • 5+ vehicles: 25

60% of Shenandoah County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 55% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 57% lived in Virginia.

Shenandoah County:

59.5%
State average:

53.8%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $84,500


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Shenandoah County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (34.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (29.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19.2%)
  • Wood (12.4%)
  • Utility gas (4.3%)
  • Electricity (49.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (27.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.4%)
  • Wood (7.5%)
  • Utility gas (4.7%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 368
Here:

10.3%
Virginia:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 186
Here:

10.8%
Virginia:

8.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 117
Here:

18.0%
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)

Shenandoah County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $514,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $279,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $51,342,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,352,000
    Police Protection: $3,176,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,206,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,900,000
    Health - Other: $1,682,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,553,000
    Financial Administration: $1,236,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,066,000
    Central Staff Services: $793,000
    Parks and Recreation: $762,000
    Libraries: $751,000
    Sewerage: $721,000
    Water Utilities: $693,000
    General Public Buildings: $666,000
    Corrections - Other: $552,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $465,000
    General - Other: $443,000
    Housing and Community Development: $293,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $170,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,961,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,035,000
    General - Other: $7,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Other Higher Education: $27,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $876,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $37,190,000

Shenandoah County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,255,000
    All Other: $951,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $911,000
    Sewerage: $656,000
    Parks and Recreation: $284,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $11,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $8,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $80,000
    Highways: $9,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,081,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,050,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,030,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $29,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $14,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $427,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $31,012,000
    All Other: $7,242,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,127,000
    Public Welfare: $2,540,000
    Highways: $34,000
    Sewerage: $29,000
  • Tax - Property: $26,523,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,231,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,025,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $990,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $669,000
    Other License: $634,000
    Other Selective Sales: $79,000
    Public Utility License: $18,000

Shenandoah County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,046,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $43,959,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,607,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $4,377,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,087,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $230,000

Shenandoah County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,476,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,546,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,377,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Shenandoah County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
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Shenandoah County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
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Most common first names in Shenandoah County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary30280.2 years
William28776.4 years
Charles28074.4 years
John26875.1 years
Robert20472.3 years
James19672.6 years
George12076.1 years
Harry10277.5 years
Virginia9480.8 years
Dorothy9376.1 years
Most common last names in Shenandoah County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller21876.9 years
Dellinger12977.4 years
Funkhouser10277.4 years
Smith7277.4 years
Coffman7078.4 years
Bowman6576.8 years
Bowers6378.0 years
Baker6076.6 years
Orndorff5878.7 years
Keller5480.6 years
Businesses in Shenandoah County, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven5Hilton1
Ace Hardware1Holiday Inn1
Advance Auto Parts1KFC1
Arby's3La-Z-Boy1
AutoZone1Lane Furniture1
Baskin-Robbins1Lowe's1
Burger King4Marriott1
CVS1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Chevrolet1McDonald's3
Comfort Inn1Nike1
Cracker Barrel1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1Quality1
Days Inn1RadioShack2
Decora Cabinetry2Ramada1
Dennys2Rite Aid2
Domino's Pizza1Sprint Nextel2
Dunkin Donuts2Subway4
FedEx6Taco Bell1
Ford1True Value1
GNC2U-Haul3
GameStop1UPS7
Goodwill1Walmart1
H&R Block2Wendy's2

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