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Mountain town

Floyd is a town in Floyd County.

It is the county seat.

The latitude of Floyd is 36.911N. The longitude is -80.32W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,493 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 428.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$25,781
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Floyd demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Jacksonville
Well-known residents have included:
· Curtis Turner, race car driver
Local festivals include:
  • Floyd County Homecoming & Harvest Festival - Sept. 15, 2007
  • FloydFest - July 27-29, 2007
Dates often change. Check Floyd web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Rock Castle Gorge

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Floyd demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Floyd County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 24091 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

13% of Floyd residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Floyd ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Floyd was $23,557, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

21% of Floyd residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Floyd festival dates:

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Floyd, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $267.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $829.


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Libraries in Floyd include Jessie Peterman Memorial Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Floyd include Floyd Press

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Politics

Floyd County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Floyd political report.

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The average commute time for Floyd workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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