Altavista, Virginia 

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Population

3,443

+0.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$33,064

Median Home Price

$114,300

Best Places to Live in Altavista, Virginia

Small city - West-central Virginia along James River, 50 miles east of Roanoke. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Altavista, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Historic interest
-Cost of living
-Low crime rates
Cons
-Growth and sprawl
-Air service
-Arts & culture

Local Listings in Altavista
 $129,000 
910 Cozy Hill Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1306 SqFt
 $299,900 
111 River Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 3260 SqFt
 $145,000 
1401 Bedford Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2247 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Lynchburg Metro Area

Lynchburg is a small Virginia city with an Old South feel and views of the Blue Ridge and Appalachian mountains. Downtown is a mix of old and new, and the city is known for the historic districts of refined homes on the surrounding hilltops. Five of these districts are included in the National Register of Historic Districts. Additionally, five small colleges give a minor college-town feel. The area has a few good museums and modest entertainment assets. Mountains to the west and Smith Mountain Lake to the south offer above average outdoor recreation.


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City: Altavista
Zip Codes: 24517
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 648 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Altavista is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Altavista jobs have increased by 2.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Altavista's cost of living is 15.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Altavista's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Altavista, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Campbell county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Altavista's population is 3,443 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Altavista is $114,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Altavista public schools spend $9,360 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.1 students per teacher in Altavista. More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN ALTAVISTA
$129,000
910 Cozy Hill Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$299,900
111 River Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$145,000
1401 Bedford Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$225,000
8 Ash Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$214,900
2203 Beech Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$42,400
318 10th St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$179,000
1308 Bedford Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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