Fincastle, VA Population

Population: 359. Estimated population in July 2020: 358 (-0.3% change)
Males: 194 (54.0%), Females: 165 (46.0%)

Botetourt County

Zip code: 24090

Median resident age: 39.4 years
Median household income: $33,438
Median house value: $110,700

Races in Fincastle:

  • White Non-Hispanic (88.9%)
  • Black (7.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.9%)
  • Other race (1.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: Irish (22.8%), German (20.6%), English (16.7%), United States (9.2%), Scotch-Irish (8.9%), Polish (3.9%).

Elevation: 1260 feet

Land area: 0.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Fincastle

  • High school or higher: 85.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 24.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.4%
  • Unemployed: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fincastle town

  • Never married: 25.4%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

2.2% Foreign born (1.7% North America, 0.6% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +59 (+19.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Fincastle:

  • CARILION MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; ROANOKE, VA)
  • COLUMBIA LEWIS-GALE MEDICAL CENTER (about 21 miles; SALEM, VA)
  • COLUMBIA ALLEGHENY REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; LOWMOOR, VA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Fincastle:

  • ROANOKE REGIONAL/WOODRUM FIELD (about 15 miles; ROANOKE, VA; Abbreviation: ROA)
  • GREENBRIER VALLEY (about 43 miles; LEWISBURG, WV; Abbreviation: LWB)
  • LYNCHBURG REGIONAL/PRESTON GLENN FLD (about 49 miles; LYNCHBURG, VA; Abbreviation: LYH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Fincastle:

  • INGALLS FIELD (about 32 miles; HOT SPRINGS, VA; Abbreviation: HSP)
  • SMITH MOUNTAIN LAKE (about 35 miles; MONETA, VA; Abbreviation: W91)
  • NEW LONDON (about 41 miles; FOREST, VA; Abbreviation: W90)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fincastle:

  • VIRGINIA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 18 miles; ROANOKE, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,535)
  • NATIONAL BUSINESS COLLEGE (about 21 miles; SALEM, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,382)
  • WASHINGTON AND LEE UNIVERSITY (about 35 miles; LEXINGTON, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,063)
  • VIRGINIA POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE AND STATE UNIV (about 40 miles; BLACKSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 25,754)
  • LIBERTY UNIVERSITY (about 47 miles; LYNCHBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 5,348)
  • RADFORD UNIVERSITY (about 53 miles; RADFORD, VA; Full-time enrollment: 8,034)
  • NEW RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 62 miles; DUBLIN, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,262)
Public primary/middle schools in Fincastle:

  • CENTRAL ACADEMY MIDDLE (Students: 391; Location: 367 POOR FARM RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • BRECKINRIDGE ELEM. (Students: 219; Location: 331 SPRINGWOOD RD; Grades: KG – 05)
  • BOTETOURT TECH EDUC CTR (Location: 253 POOR FARM RD; Grades: 00 – 00)