Preserving Rural Heritage and Community Character Data

Agriculture Economic Data in the New River Valley

This dashboard shows the average size of farm, acreage in farms and number of farms for each county in the New River Valley. This also shows the New River Valley as a whole compared to Virginia. Hover over the data points to enlarge view. Use the “Localities” list on the right to select one or multiple localities to view.


market value of agriculture products sold

This dashboard shows the total market value of agriculture products sold and products sold per farm for each county in the New River Valley from 2002 to 2012. Hover over the lines in the graphs to view data and definitions. Use the “Localities” list on the right to select one or multiple localities to view. Select a locality in the “Color Legend”, below the drop down menu, to highlight it on the dashboard.


Conservation Easement Data

This dashboard shows various data on conservation easements in the New River Valley and Virginia. The map at the top shows the total amount of acreage and easements acquired as of February 2016. Hover over the map to view data. This chart below the map shows the number of easements acquired in 2014 and 2015, along with the total acreage acquired. Hover over the data points to enlarge view.


New River Valley Tourism Economic Impact

This dashboard allows you to see data on the economic impact of tourism for each county and city in the New River Valley, as well as the New River Valley as a whole. Hover over the data points to enlarge view of data. Use the “Localities” drop down menu on the top left to select one or multiple localities to view. Use the “Year” drop down menu on the top right to select one or multiple years to view.

About Us

The Livability Initiative provides an opportunity for New River Valley residents to develop a vision for the future, and develop strategies that businesses, community organizations, local governments, and individuals can use to make this future vision a reality.

contact

Jessica Wirgau, Ph.D.
Executive Director
Community Foundation of the New River Valley
jessicawirgau@cfnrv.org
(540) 381-8999

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