blacksburg Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 81 9.4 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 493 57.3 % 32.6 %
Some College 222 25.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 37 4.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 28 3.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 653 75.8 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 50 5.8 % 5.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,975 - -
19 years old and under 700 35.4 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 588 29.8 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 432 21.9 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 255 12.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 1,841 99.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 9 0.5 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 356 49.2 % 33.5 %
Married 303 41.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 25 3.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 39 5.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 938 - -
Occupied Housing Units 680 72.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 258 27.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 523 55.8 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 15 1.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 43 4.6 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 76 8.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 26 2.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 12 1.3 % 4.6 %
Mobile Homes 243 25.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 121 12.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 210 22.4 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 75 8.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 126 13.4 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 157 16.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 162 17.3 % 13.0 %
Electric 420 44.8 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 8 0.9 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 206 22.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 33 3.5 % 4.1 %
Wood 8 0.9 % 1.8 %
None 5 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,200 63.5 % 75.5 %
African-American 663 35.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 12 0.6 % 0.8 %
Asian 9 0.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 5 0.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 25,083 55,775
Median Family Income 27,199 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 12,954 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 53.68 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.76 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 19.95
    [CDD] 0.05
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.09 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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