Staunton Information

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

General Staunton Information

State: Virginia

County: Staunton County

Close cities: Stuarts Draft, VA, Fort Defiance, VA, Swoope, VA, Mount Sidney, VA, Fishersville, VA, Churchville, VA, Verona, VA, Staunton, VA, Middlebrook, VA, Jolivue, VA

Staunton Population (census data)
Total 23,834 (-2.2% since 2000)
Male 11,228 (47.1%)
Female 12,606 (52.9%)

Population Density: 1,209 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.4 (US Avg is 100)

Staunton Elevation: 1,402 feet above sea level

Land Area: 19.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $41,091

Zip Codes: 24401, 24402, and 24407.

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Staunton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (82.7%)
  • Black (14.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (18.2%)
  • German (13.9%)
  • English (10.0%)
  • Irish (9.0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (5.7%)
  • Italian (2.9%)

Local Staunton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Washington Capitals

Staunton School Information

High Schools
Riverheads High (19 Howardsville Road, Staunton, VA, 24401 - Augusta County Public Schools District)
Robert E. Lee High (1200 N Coalter Street, Staunton, VA, 24401 - Staunton City Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Beverley Manor Middle (58 Cedar Green Road, Staunton, VA, 24401 - Augusta County Public Schools District)
Shelburne Middle (300 Grubert Avenue, Staunton, VA, 24401 - Staunton City Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
A. R. Ware, Junior Elementary (330 Grubert Avenue, Staunton, VA, 24401 - Staunton City Public Schools District)
Bessie Weller Elementary (600 Greenville Avenue, Staunton, VA, 24401 - Staunton City Public Schools District)
Beverley Manor Elementary (116 Cedar Green Road, Staunton, VA, 24401 - Augusta County Public Schools District)
Riverheads Elementary (17 Howardsville Road, Staunton, VA, 24401 - Augusta County Public Schools District)
Thomas C. McSwain Elementary (1101 N Coalter Street, Staunton, VA, 24401 - Staunton City Public Schools District)
Thomas W. Dixon Elementary (1751 Schutterlee Mill Road, Staunton, VA, 24401 - Staunton City Public Schools District)

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