Businesses in Wise, Virginia

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 14.6%
 Professional Services: 11.3%
 Medical: 10.8%
 Industry: 8.4%
 Home Services: 7.2%
 Automotive: 6.1%
 Restaurants: 5.9%
 Religion: 5.6%
 Other: 30.2%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts933.8 years4.72.8
Car repair1737.6 years4.45.3
Gas stations104.13.1
Beauty salons1426.6 years4.74.3
Hairdressers1332.9 years4.54.0
Courts of law72.2
Government agencies847.2 years3.92.5
Police and law enforcement6105.2 years4.21.9
Public administration3652.8 years4.111.1
Social work65.01.9
Secondary education730.6 years4.12.2
Atm's94.72.8
Banks104.83.1
Finance other1256.6 years4.83.7
Loan companies1439.4 years3.74.3
Convenience stores104.23.1
Grocery stores and supermarkets733.6 years4.12.2
Electrical installation628.8 years4.51.9
General contractors1835.8 years3.95.6
Moving companies931.5 years5.02.8
Plumbing installation and repair737.2 years4.12.2
Real estate1131.9 years3.13.4
Other accommodation64.41.9
Construction of buildings133.84.0
Freight/commercial transport931.3 years5.02.8
Wholesale of machinery633.2 years3.41.9
Cemeteries and crematoriums75.02.2
Photography725.4 years4.72.2
Radio broadcasting624 years1.9
Dentists65.01.9
Health and medical7726.3 years4.423.8
Physicians and surgeons2028.9 years4.46.2
Accountants1171.4 years3.73.4
Lawyers legal3226.2 years4.29.9
Personal injury and product liability law824.9 years4.42.5
Scientific and technical services826 years3.72.5
Technical construction services636.2 years3.81.9
Churches3535.4 years4.910.8
Clothing stores745.4 years4.12.2
Department stores74.02.2
Hardware stores639.7 years4.21.9
Shopping other1329.6 years4.04.0
Sporting goods621.6 years3.71.9
Area of Wise, Virginia3.089 sq mi
Population3,229
Male Population1,598 (49.5%)
Female Population1,631 (50.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +100.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -4%
Median Age40.5
Male Median Age38.4
Female Median Age42.6
Area Codes276
NeighborhoodsWise
Local TimeMonday 6:34 PM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng36.97593° / -82.57571°
Zip Codes24293

Wise, Virginia - Map

Wise, Virginia Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population1,6142,5473,3643,229
Population Density522.5 / mi²824.6 / mi²1,089 / mi²1,045 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wise, Virginia Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Wise, Virginia+100.1%+26.8%-4%
Virginia+63%+36.8%+19.2%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wise, Virginia Median Age

Median Age: 40.5 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Wise, Virginia40.5 years42.6 years38.4 years
Virginia37.6 years38.8 years36.3 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wise, Virginia Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 57369143
5-98990179
10-147168139
15-198988178
20-24207173380
25-29126103230
30-348582167
35-398688175
40-44103106210
45-49108109217
50-54115106221
55-59107124231
60-64114101216
65-6969101170
70-745965124
75-794665112
80-84304475
85 Plus205171
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wise, Virginia Population Density

Population Density: 1,045 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Wise, Virginia3,2293.089 sq mi1,045 / mi²
Virginia8.5 million42,775.2 sq mi198.4 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wise, Virginia Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1730 to 2015
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Wise, Virginia

 Inexpensive: 64.9%
 Moderate: 28.1%
 Expensive: 3.5%
 Very Expensive: 3.5%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Wise, Virginia CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Wise, Virginia52,418 t16.2 t16,970 t/mi²
Virginia152,481,034 t18 t3,564 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Wise, Virginia CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)52,418 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita16.2 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneMedium (5)
FloodHigh (10)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
7/18/162:53 AM3.770.3 kmNone11km NNW of Richlands, Virginiausgs.gov
11/10/129:08 AM4.246.2 km17,030 m17km SE of Hazard, Kentuckyusgs.gov
12/3/113:12 AM3.159.8 km1,000 mWest Virginiausgs.gov
11/23/062:42 AM4.357.1 kmNoneWest Virginiausgs.gov
11/2/069:53 AM4.363.4 km1,000 mWest Virginiausgs.gov
10/28/972:36 AM3.453.2 km1,000 mWest Virginiausgs.gov
6/29/9612:30 PM4.160.4 km1,000 mWest Virginiausgs.gov
4/19/961:50 AM3.939.4 kmNoneeastern Kentuckyusgs.gov
10/25/955:37 PM3.949.3 km1,000 meastern Kentuckyusgs.gov
7/7/952:01 PM3.181 km11,600 meastern Tennesseeusgs.gov

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Wise, Virginia

Wise is a town in Wise County, Virginia, United States. The population was 3,286 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Wise County. It was originally incorporated as the town of Gladeville in 1874. The town's name was changed to Wise in 1924. ..  ︎  Wise, Virginia Wikipedia Page

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