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Crewe is a town in Nottoway County, Virginia, United States. The population was 2,378 at the 2000 census. It was founded in 1888 as a central location to house steam locomotive repair shops for the Norfolk and Western Railroad (now called Norfolk Southern) which has a rail yard there for east-west trains carrying Appalachian coal to Hampton Roads for export abroad, and the street pattern was laid out at that time. It was named for the large railroad town of Crewe, England. The railroad repair facility's importance diminished sharply in the 1950's, as the switch to diesel-electric locomotives required less labor and equipment. Crewe has a small railroad museum. Lottie Moon, a noted Baptist missionary to China, is buried in the town cemetery. The Battle of Sayler's Creek, the last America... (from wikipedia)

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Nottoway County5,822 Population (as of 2000)
Virginia State5,705 Population (current)
105.1 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.3 Square Miles of Water$70,800 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$32,000 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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101 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$4,555,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
802 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$19,011,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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