Low Moor, VA Demographics


Population (year 2000): 367
Males: 187 (51.0%), Females: 180 (49.0%)

Alleghany County

Zip code: 24457

Median resident age: 40.8 years
Median household income: $40,083 (year 2000)
Median house value: $40,600 (year 2000)

Races in Low Moor:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.6%)
  • Black (3.8%)

Ancestries: United States (31.1%), English (11.2%), Irish (4.4%).

Elevation: 1160 feet

Land area: 0.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Low Moor

  • High school or higher: 59.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Low Moor CDP

  • Never married: 11.2%
  • Now married: 55.0%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 20.1%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

0.0% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Low Moor:

  • COLUMBIA ALLEGHENY REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 2 miles; LOWMOOR, VA)
  • BATH COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; HOT SPRINGS, VA)
  • STONEWALL JACKSON HOSPITAL (about 28 miles; LEXINGTON, VA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Low Moor:

  • ROANOKE REGIONAL/WOODRUM FIELD (about 34 miles; ROANOKE, VA; ID: ROA)
  • GREENBRIER VALLEY (about 36 miles; LEWISBURG, WV; ID: LWB)
  • LYNCHBURG REGIONAL/PRESTON GLENN FLD (about 58 miles; LYNCHBURG, VA; ID: LYH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Low Moor:

  • INGALLS FIELD (about 12 miles; HOT SPRINGS, VA; ID: HSP)
  • SMITH MOUNTAIN LAKE (about 52 miles; MONETA, VA; ID: W91)
  • NEW LONDON (about 53 miles; FOREST, VA; ID: W90)
Amtrak station near Low Moor:

  • 4 miles: CLIFTON FORGE (400 RIDGEWAY ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Low Moor:

  • WASHINGTON AND LEE UNIVERSITY (about 28 miles; LEXINGTON, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,063)
  • NATIONAL BUSINESS COLLEGE (about 38 miles; SALEM, VA; FT enrollment: 2,382)
  • VIRGINIA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 38 miles; ROANOKE, VA; FT enrollment: 3,535)
  • VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE AND STATE UNIV (about 54 miles; BLACKSBURG, VA; FT enrollment: 25,754)
  • LIBERTY UNIVERSITY (about 55 miles; LYNCHBURG, VA; FT enrollment: 5,348)
  • RADFORD UNIVERSITY (about 65 miles; RADFORD, VA; FT enrollment: 8,034)
  • NEW RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 73 miles; DUBLIN, VA; FT enrollment: 2,262)