Big Stone Gap, Virginia

Current Temperature ° Population 5,567

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Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 30.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 54.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 15.6%

Crime Rate

23.51% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 166
  • Robbery: 37
  • Burglary: 277
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

65.81% Higher than national avg.
  • 25 offenders in Big Stone Gap
  • 44.91 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 3
  • Homes For Sale: 39
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

75 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 5
  • Tanks & Spills: 70

Unemployment

High 7.6%
  • Virginia unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 4.8%

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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.
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2 Private Schools

Kings Christian Academy

Kings Christian Academy

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1 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    11.9%
  • Rented
    36.4%
  • Owned
    51.7%

39 Homes For Sale View All

$36,000
812 Taggart
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$99,500
1307 1st Ave, E
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$229,900
2231 Shenandoah Dr.
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$80,000
2233 Preston Rd
Big Stone Gap, VA 24246
2 Beds | 1 Baths

3 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
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$NR
Pinto
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
3rd
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$NR
Chandler
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, 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 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.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Big Stone Gap, VA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $485
  • 1 Bedroom: $492
  • 2 Bedrooms: $633
  • 3 Bedrooms: $792
  • 4 Bedrooms: $918

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Environmental Hazards

75 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (433/475)
    Big Stone Gap, VA has 91.16% 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 4.85 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 low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Big Stone Gap, VA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Big Stone Gap, VA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Big Stone Gap, VA has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Big Stone Gap, VA: $37,036

Unemployment

Unemployment in Big Stone Gap is 7.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 7.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 52.97%
White Collar - 47.03%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • 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

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