Fort Valley, VA

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Fort Valley Profile


Overview

Fort Valley is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 2,496 people and just one neighborhood, Fort Valley is the 194th largest community in Virginia.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Fort Valley is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fort Valley is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fort Valley who work in management occupations (16.64%), office and administrative support (10.81%), and food service (8.74%).


Setting & Lifestyle

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Fort Valley has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Fort Valley has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Fort Valley than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Fort Valley may be for you.

One downside of living in Fort Valley is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Fort Valley, the average commute to work is 38.17 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Fort Valley is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Fort Valley Demographics

The overall education level of Fort Valley is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.35% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Fort Valley in 2010 was $29,492, which is upper middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $117,968 for a family of four. However, Fort Valley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Fort Valley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fort Valley residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Fort Valley include German, English, Dutch, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Fort Valley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Fort Valley 0.101011101001110
Virginia 1.96

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Fort Valley VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Fort Valley 0.101011101001110
Virginia 18.67

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Fort Valley 0.101011101001110
Virginia 19

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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District Quality Compared to Virginia

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Better than of VA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
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Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to VA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Peter Muhlenberg Middle School
1251 Susan Ave
Woodstock, VA, 22664
06-08
North Fork Middle School
1018 Caverns Road
Quicksburg, VA, 22847
06-08
Signal Knob Middle School
687 Sandy Hook Road
Strasburg, VA, 22657
06-08
W.w. Robinson Elem School
1231 Susan Avenue
Woodstock, VA, 22664
PK-05
Triplett Business & Tech. School
6375 S Main St
Mount Jackson, VA, 22842
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Strasburg High School
250 Ram Drive
Strasburg, VA, 22657
09-12
Stonewall Jackson High School
150 Stonewall Ln
Quicksburg, VA, 22847
09-13
Sandy Hook Elem School
162 Stickley Loop
Strasburg, VA, 22657
PK-05
Central High School
1147 Susan Avenue
Woodstock, VA, 22664
09-13
Ashby Lee Elem School
480 Stonewall Lane
Quicksburg, VA, 22847
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.3% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.3% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 6.4%

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