Gretna Information

Gretna Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Gretna, VA

General Gretna Information

State: Virginia

County: Pittsylvania County

Close cities: Pittsville, VA, Chatham, VA, Java, VA, Long Island, VA, Hurt, VA, Lynch Station, VA, Gretna, VA

Gretna Population (census data)
Total 1,194 (-4.5% since 2000)
Male 508 (42.5%)
Female 686 (57.5%)

Population Density: 1,114 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.3 (US Avg is 100)

Gretna Elevation: 844 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.07 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,963

Zip Codes: 24557.

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Gretna Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (60.4%)
  • Black (38.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (15.0%)
  • English (11.8%)
  • German (4.6%)
  • Irish (3.9%)
  • French (1.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.7%)

Local Gretna Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes

Gretna School Information

High Schools
Gretna Senior High (100 Gretna Hawk Circle, Gretna, VA, 24557 - Pittsylvania County Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Gretna Middle (201 Coffey Street, Gretna, VA, 24557 - Pittsylvania County Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Gretna Elementary (302 Franklin Boulevard South, Gretna, VA, 24557 - Pittsylvania County Public Schools District)
Mt. Airy Elementary (100 Mt Airy Elementary Circle, Gretna, VA, 24557 - Pittsylvania County Public Schools District)

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