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Gate City Demographics

Education

High School

53%

Associate's

30%

Bachelor's

11%

Master's

6%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

57%

3 people

14%

4 people

12%

5 people

14%

6+ people

3%

Household Income

0-50k

56%

50-100k

28%

100-150k

8%

150-200k

5%

200k+

3%

Age

0-10

10%

10-20

15%

20-45

28%

45-65

27%

65+

20%

Getting Around Gate City

Gate City Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

23%

15-30 Mins

45%

30-40 Mins

22%

40-60 Mins

7%

60+ Mins

3%

Gate City Education

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Living in Gate City, VA

Gate City is a small town in Virginia with a population of approximately 2,000. Families with young children are a common sight, as kids under 5 make up an above-average percentage of the community, while young adults appear in smaller numbers. Overall, the town's residents, with an average age of just under 39, skew younger than most cities in Virginia. Home ownership is more common than renting in the area, and 26% of residents rent. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $499 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Gate City will save around $9,400 compared to the state average.

Compared to the national average (5%), Gate City has a relatively large number of residents older than 25 who have earned an Associate's degree (7%). Furthermore, 6% possess a Bachelor's degree and 3% have a Master's or Doctoral degree. Many Gate City residents work in one of three industries: healthcare, manufacturing, and scientific. Combined, these industries make up 19% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many workers in these industries are in sales, making it the top career path in the town. Gate City workers earn an average annual income of just over $53K, around $35,000 less than their peers elsewhere in the state. Gate City's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345).

Averaging about 26 minutes, the commute time for Gate City residents is quicker than the Virginia average of about 30 minutes. Many residents (40%) commute to work by car, while public transportation isn't extensively used. Walking isn't a common method of commuting to work.