Staunton, Virginia 

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Population

24,273

+2.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$39,982

Median Home Price

$185,400

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Best Places to Live in Staunton, Virginia

Small town - In the Shenandoah Valley of the Appalachian Mountains, 40 miles west of Charlotteville and 160 from Washington DC. June, September and May are the most pleasant months in Staunton, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Staunton, VA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Low crime
Strong economy
Affordability
Cons
Harsh winters
Isolated
Limited amenities


What Bert Has To Say About Staunton-Waynesboro Metro Area

The Staunton-Waynesboro, VA metro area is located in the Shenandoah Valley of the Appalachian Mountains, 40 miles west of Charlotteville and 160 from Washington DC. Staunton is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Augusta, Staunton city and Waynesboro city counties. It is also considered to be part of the larger Harrisonburg consolidated metro area.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Virginia
County: Staunton city County
Metro Area: Staunton-Waynesboro Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Staunton
Zip Codes: 24401
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1391 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Staunton is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Staunton jobs have increased by 2.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Staunton's cost of living is 13.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Staunton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Staunton city county voted Democratic in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Staunton's population is 24,273 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Staunton is Real Estate: $185,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.9%.

SCHOOLS
Staunton public schools spend $12,100 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11 students per teacher in Staunton. More Education



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Housing Market in Staunton

It's a good time to buy in Staunton. Home Appreciation is up 5.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Staunton is $185,400.

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Reviews for Staunton   4 Reviews
Small Town, Big Culture - 5/10/2017
Summer in Staunton is the place to be for classical music lovers. Violins can be heard throughout July when students from all over the world convene for the Heifetz... Read More

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Small Town Charm - 7/9/2014
Staunton has lots of small town charm, especially in the historic downtown area, which seems to be featured often in various Top 10 lists.... Read More

Best for families and retirement - 8/3/2011
Staunton is a charming town of about 22,000 in the Shenandoah Valley about midway up I-81 in Virginia. There is a small downtown that has been revitalized. Numerous... Read More


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24401

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