Gate City, Virginia 

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Population

1,955

12% Decline

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

Median Income

$33,306

Avg. Home Price

$79,400

Best Places to Live in Gate City, Virginia

Small-city complex - Northeastern tip of Tennessee at the Virginia border
Pros
-Cost of living
-Nearby recreation
-Diverse economy
Cons
-Employment
-Isolation
-Low educational attainment

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What Bert Has To Say About Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol Metro Area

Johnson City was recently split off this “Tri Cities” metro area, although this remaining area still has three names, with Bristol listed twice because it straddles the Tennessee-Virginia line. Johnson City is the college town and minor cultural center of the area. Kingsport and Bristol, 20 miles separated, are typical small Southern centers supporting an assortment of industrial and agricultural activities. Chemicals, forest products, glass, textiles, and metal products are produced in the area.


QUICK FACTS

City: Gate City
Zip Codes: 24251
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1259 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gate City is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Gate City jobs have decreased by 0.75%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gate City's cost of living is 20.10% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Gate City's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Gate City's population is 1,955 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -11.70%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gate City is $79,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -1.45%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Gate City public schools spend $8,928 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Gate City. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Gate City

It's not a good time to buy in Gate City. Home Appreciation is down -1.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Gate City Real Estate.

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Reviews for Gate City   2 Reviews
Typical small town - 1/23/2012
Actually several unicorporated towns fall under the Gate City zipcode and I live in in a rural part of the area. I am retired military and don't have kids in school so... Read More

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the people of gate city - 8/18/2007
this is one of the most charming places i have ever lived. the people here make you feel so welcome. i also feel this is one of the safest towns i have ever lived. i... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN GATE CITY, VIRGINIA
24251
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