Pennington Gap, VA

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640 Vital Statistics. 27 Condition Alerts found.

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Pennington Gap Profile


Overview

Pennington Gap is a very small town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 1,805 people and just one neighborhood, Pennington Gap is the 220th largest community in Virginia.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Pennington Gap isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pennington Gap are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pennington Gap is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pennington Gap who work in healthcare (14.06%), sales jobs (12.87%), and teaching (11.49%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Pennington Gap is very much a car-oriented town. This is because the population of Pennington Gap isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 0.97% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.

Being a small town, Pennington Gap does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Pennington Gap Demographics

The population of Pennington Gap has a very low overall level of education: only 9.10% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.

The per capita income in Pennington Gap in 2010 was $15,489, which is low income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,956 for a family of four. Pennington Gap also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 41.46% of its population below the federal poverty line.

The people who call Pennington Gap home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pennington Gap residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pennington Gap include German, English, Scots-Irish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Pennington Gap is English. Other important languages spoken here include Hebrew and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Housing Market Details

 

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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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
Pennington Gap 0.101011101001110
Virginia 1.96
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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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Pennington Gap 0.101011101001110
Virginia 18.67
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Pennington Gap 0.101011101001110
Virginia 19

Neighborhood Public School Data

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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

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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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.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.7% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.9% 33.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.8% 6.5%

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