Big Stone Gap, Virginia

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Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 32.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 54.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 13.3%

Crime Rate

20.68% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 108
  • Violent Crimes: 305
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 377
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 23 offenders in Big Stone Gap
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $86,600
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 1
  • Homes For Sale: 1
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

76 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 6
  • Tanks & Spills: 70

Unemployment

High 8.9%
  • Virginia unemployment average: 5.0%
  • National unemployment average: 5.5%

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3 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 3 K-12 public schools in Big Stone Gap, VA and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Big Stone Gap's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
2 Private Schools

Kings Christian Academy

Kings Christian Academy

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$86,600 compared to April 2014
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    0%
  • Rented
    0%
  • Owned
    0%

1 Home For Sale View All

$42,500
2622 Shawnee Ave E
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
4 Beds | 1 Baths

1 Foreclosure View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$68,352
Shawnee
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
4 Beds | 1 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2013, the city of Big Stone Gap, VA issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2012, the city of Big Stone Gap, VA issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Big Stone Gap, VA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $519
  • 1 Bedroom: $542
  • 2 Bedrooms: $643
  • 3 Bedrooms: $801
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,017

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Environmental Hazards

76 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1572/1743)
    Big Stone Gap, VA has 90.19% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Big Stone Gap, VA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.08 Average
    Big Stone Gap, VA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 35.65°
  • February 39.27°
  • March 47.73°
  • April 57.15°
  • May 65.41°
  • June 73.33°
  • July 75.34°
  • August 75.38°
  • September 69.05°
  • October 56.5°
  • November 46.02°
  • December 37.87°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Big Stone Gap, VA

Earthquakes
Big Stone Gap, VA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Big Stone Gap, VA has a very low risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Big Stone Gap, VA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Big Stone Gap, VA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Big Stone Gap, VA: $31,616

Median Cost Of Living

Cost of Living index National Average is 100. Values under are lower cost and values over are higher cost.

Unemployment

Unemployment in Big Stone Gap is 8.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.0% and % respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 47.84%
White Collar - 52.16%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Terry McAuliffe
  • Sen. Tim Kaine
  • Sen. Mark R Warner

City Representatives

  • H Morgan Griffith

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

5 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all