Independence, Virginia

Population 1,258

Independence is located in Grayson County, VA. The population is 1,258, making Independence the largest city in Grayson County.

There are 4 public schools in Independence with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Independence is very low , and there are 1 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Independence is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Independence property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Independence include Gap Civil Township, Elk Creek and Piney Creek Township.

Independence Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 27.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 69.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 3.4%

Crime Rate

77.46% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 112
  • Violent Crimes: 0
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 112
  • Property Crime: 558
  • Larceny Theft: 335

Registered Offenders

31.55% Lower than national avg.
  • 1 offender in Independence
  • 7.95 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

51 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 47

Unemployment

Low 2.5%
  • Virginia unemployment average: 3.2%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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Summary
There are 4 K-12 public schools in Independence, VA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Independence's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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  • RIVER NORTH CORRECTIONAL CENTER 329 DELL BROOK LANE Inmate ID: 1531265 INDEPENDENCE, Virginia 24348

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $479
  • 1 Bedroom: $616
  • 2 Bedrooms: $702
  • 3 Bedrooms: $963
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,051

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Environmental Hazards

51 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    Independence, VA has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Independence, VA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.32 Average
    Independence, VA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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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 Independence, VA

Earthquakes
Independence, VA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Independence, VA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Independence, VA has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Independence, VA has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Independence, VA: $16,382

Unemployment

Unemployment in Independence is 2.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.2% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 64.37%
White Collar - 35.63%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Morgan Griffith

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

4 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

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  • No hospitals found in Independence, VA

2 Libraries view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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