Rural Retreat, Virginia

Current Temperature ° Population 1,573

Homefacts City Report

Rural Retreat is located in Wythe County, VA. The population is 1,573, making Rural Retreat the 2nd largest city in Wythe County.

There are 3 public schools in Rural Retreat with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Rural Retreat is very low, and there are 18 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Rural Retreat is moderate and the median home sales price is $0.

Cities near Rural Retreat include Crockett, Atkins and Ceres.

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: NR
  • High School Graduate or Higher: NR
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: NR

Crime Rate

22.93% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 0
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 0
  • Property Crime: 605
  • Larceny Theft: 605

Registered Offenders

87.72% Higher than national avg.
  • 18 offenders in Rural Retreat
  • 114.43 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $239,000
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 1
  • Homes For Sale: 42
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

36 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 35

Unemployment

Moderate 5.5%
  • Virginia unemployment average: 4.8%
  • National unemployment average: 5.8%

Schools view all

3 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 3 K-12 public schools in Rural Retreat, VA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Rural Retreat's schools as Average, with an overall B- rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

18 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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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
$239,000 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    4.5%
  • Rented
    18.7%
  • Owned
    76.8%

42 Homes For Sale View All

$750,000
449 Pine Glade Road
Rural Retreat, VA 24368
4 Beds | 4 Baths
$175,900
7809 Lee Highway
Rural Retreat, VA 24368
3 Beds | 4 Baths
$49,900
Tbd Hawthorne Hollow
Rural Retreat, VA 24368
NR Beds | NR Baths
$195,000
406 Gap Of Ridge Rd
Rural Retreat, VA 24368
NR Beds | NR Baths

1 Foreclosure View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$NR
Cedar Springs Rd
Rural Retreat, VA 24368
NR Beds | NR Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

Fair Market Rents

  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $466
  • 1 Bedroom: $469
  • 2 Bedrooms: $617
  • 3 Bedrooms: $793
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,093

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Environmental Hazards

36 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (495/586)
    Rural Retreat, VA has 84.47% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Rural Retreat, VA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.78 Average
    Rural Retreat, VA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 32.55°
  • February 36.98°
  • March 45.68°
  • April 57.22°
  • May 64.31°
  • June 71.8°
  • July 73.77°
  • August 72.38°
  • September 67.17°
  • October 56.13°
  • November 46.35°
  • December 42.48°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Rural Retreat, VA

Earthquakes
Rural Retreat, VA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Rural Retreat, VA has a low risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Rural Retreat, VA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Rural Retreat, VA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Rural Retreat, VA: $46,250

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 Rural Retreat is 5.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.8% and 5.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 53.32%
White Collar - 46.68%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert McDonnell
  • Sen. Mark R Warner
  • Sen. Tim Kaine

City Representatives

  • H Morgan Griffith

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

4 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Rural Retreat, VA

1 Library view all

0 Police Stations view all

  • No police station found in Rural Retreat, VA

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Rural Retreat, VA