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Cedar Bluff, Virginia - Basic Facts

Cedar Bluff is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Cedar Bluff.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Tazewell County at latitude 37.0876 and longitude -81.759. Tazewell County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,955 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Cedar Bluff (see map) encompass a land area of 2.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cedar Bluff: Cedarbluff.

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Cedar Bluff, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,188
Population in Households 1,182
Population in Familes 959
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density1 536
Diversity Index2 4


Total Households 509
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 342
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 616 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 360 (58.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 149 (24.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 107 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $128,795
Average Home Value $142,549


Median Household Income $31,905
Average Household Income $39,537
Per Capita Income $16,907
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.04% 0.38%
Households 1.19% 0.47%
Families 1.28% 0.41%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   2.43%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Cedar Bluff, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cedar Bluff to the other 591 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 334 44th
Population Density1 # 365 38th
Diversity Index2 # 585 1st
Median Household Income # 522 12th
Per Capita Income # 539 9th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.