Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Pocahontas, VA

 
Pocahontas is a town in Tazewell County, Virginia, named for the Algonquian Indian woman Pocahontas. The population was 441 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Bluefield, WV-VA micropolitan area which has a population of 107,578. Pocahontas was the location of the start of this region's coal boom with a spur line that launched the Norfolk and Western Railroad (now Norfolk Southern) into national prominence during the 1880's. The large two-state coal region bears the town's name. Pocahontas was also the birthplace of jazz pianist Teddy Weatherford. Pocahontas, Virginia, a different location outside of Tazewell County, was added to Petersburg, Virginia in 1785. (from wikipedia)
 
 
 

 
General Information
Tazewell County689 Population (as of 2000)
Virginia State0 Population (current)
5.3 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.0 Square Miles of Water$31,300 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$24,167 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
7 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$57,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
27 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$251,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
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Ethnicity (as of 2000)
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Median Ages (as of 2000)
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