Stuart, VA Demographics


Population (year 2000): 961. Estimated population in July 2005: 925 (-3.7% change)
Males: 443 (46.1%), Females: 518 (53.9%)

Patrick County

Zip code: 24171

Median resident age: 40.1 years
Median household income: $20,192 (year 2000)
Median house value: $85,700 (year 2000)

Races in Stuart:

  • White Non-Hispanic (80.4%)
  • Black (15.1%)
  • Hispanic (4.7%)
  • Other race (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)

Ancestries: United States (26.4%), English (8.9%), German (7.9%), Irish (5.9%), Scotch-Irish (3.9%), Scottish (2.6%).

Elevation: 1360 feet

Land area: 0.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Stuart

  • High school or higher: 65.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 18.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 12.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stuart town

  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 13.0%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

3.3% Foreign born (2.6% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-0.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers in Stuart:

  • PATRICK COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (ROUTE #2 BOX 71)
  • R J REYNOLDS PATRICK CO MEMORIAL HOSP (18688 JEB STUART HIGHWAY)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Stuart:

  • STOKES-REYNOLDS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 16 miles; DANBURY, NC)
  • NORTHERN HOSPITAL OF SURRY COUNTY (about 27 miles; MOUNT AIRY, NC)
  • MEMORIAL HOSP MARTINSVILLE (about 29 miles; MARTINSVILLE, VA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Stuart:

Other public-use airports nearest to Stuart:

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Stuart:

  • BLUE RIDGE NURSING HOME SCHOOL (Location: COMMERCE ST PO BOX 459; Private, for-profit)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stuart:

  • WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY (about 35 miles; WINSTON SALEM, NC; Full-time enrollment: 5,944)
  • VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE AND STATE UNIV (about 38 miles; BLACKSBURG, VA; FT enrollment: 25,754)
  • RADFORD UNIVERSITY (about 40 miles; RADFORD, VA; FT enrollment: 8,034)
  • FORSYTH TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 40 miles; WINSTON SALEM, NC; FT enrollment: 3,271)
  • NORTH CAROLINA AGRICULTURAL AND TECHNICAL ST UNIV (about 43 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 6,970)
  • WINSTON-SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY (about 43 miles; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; FT enrollment: 2,508)
  • NEW RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 43 miles; DUBLIN, VA; FT enrollment: 2,262)

Schools

Public high school in Stuart:

  • PATRICK COUNTY HIGH (Students: 977; Location: 215 COUGAR LANE; Grades: 08 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Stuart:

  • STUART ELEM. (Students: 430; Location: 314 STAPLES AVE; Grades: KG – 07)