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Where is Wise County, Virginia?

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Wise County is a county equivalent area found in Virginia, USA. The county government of Wise is found in the county seat of Wise.

With a total 1,050.95 sq. km of land and water area, Wise County, Virginia is the 2573rd largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 39,935 people, Wise County has a total 17682 households earning 36218 on average per year.

Wise County, Virginia - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 51195
Area Codes 276
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Big Stone Gap (population: 11,131), Wise (population: 10,651), Coeburn (population: 9,471), Pound (population: 5,469), Appalachia (population: 2,901), Saint Paul (population: 2,142), East Stone Gap (population: 449), Andover (population: 88)
Land Area 15,419 sq miles
Water Area 404 sq miles
Household Income $36,218
Housing Units 17,682
Median Home Value $83,900
High School Grads 73% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 13% of population
Retail Spending $10,513 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $40,082 per capita

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This page was last modified on June 30, 2016.