big stone gap Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 419 13.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,159 38.3 % 32.6 %
Some College 813 26.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 422 14.0 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 211 7.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,114 69.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 475 15.7 % 15.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,508 - -
19 years old and under 1,067 19.4 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,405 43.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,355 24.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 681 12.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,052 98.1 % 84.6 %
Spanish 99 1.9 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 488 29.5 % 33.5 %
Married 819 49.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 100 6.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 246 14.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 1,934 - -
Occupied Housing Units 1,704 88.1 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 230 11.9 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,278 66.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 80 4.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 59 3.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 24 1.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 115 5.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 10 0.5 % 4.6 %
Mobile Homes 368 19.0 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 325 16.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 215 11.1 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 278 14.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 171 8.8 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 491 25.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 352 18.2 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,537 79.5 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 45 2.3 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 36 1.9 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 62 3.2 % 4.1 %
None 24 1.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 4,241 78.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,117 20.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 3 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 33 0.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 26 0.5 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 37,036 55,775
Median Family Income 48,879 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 15,607 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 63.33 %
  • Temperature 85.56 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.36 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.03
    [CDD] 8.59
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.14 %
6.0 0.03 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com