Wise, Wise County, Virginia
Wise: Place in Virginia
Wise is a city located in the county of Wise in the U.S. state of Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,286 and a population density of 415 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,885 inhabitants.
The city was created 149 years ago in 1873.
Quick Facts about Wise
|Population :||2,885 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Virginia (United States)|
|County :||Wise County|
|Postal code :||24293|
|Phone Area Codes :||276|
|Area :||7.93 km2|
|Altitude :||2,451 feet / 747 meters|
|Capital city :||Wise is capital of Wise County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1874 (149 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||17:42:59 (29th January 2023)|
|Density :||364 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-13.9% (2010-2020)|
Wise is located at 36°58'33"N 82°34'33"W (36.9759300, -82.5757100).
- Official Website
Official website of Wise
According to census records, the population of Wise decreased by 13.9% in 10 years.
Schools in Wise
College & universities near Wise, VA
|233897||The University of Virginia's College at Wise||Wise (VA)||24293-4400|
|232788||Mountain Empire Community College||Big Stone Gap (VA)||24219|
|248192||Jenny Lea Academy of Cosmetology||Whitesburg (KY)||41858|
|157739||Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College||Cumberland (KY)||40823|
|156189||Alice Lloyd College||Pippa Passes (KY)||41844|
Post offices near Wise
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|W Post Office||Wise (VA)||24293|
|Norton Post Office||Norton (VA)||24273|
|Coeburn Post Office||Coeburn (VA)||24230|
|Pound Post Office||Pound (VA)||24279|
|Dungannon Post Office||Dungannon (VA)||24245|
Other places with the same name (2)
- Wise , Michigan township in Isabella County, Michigan with a population of 1,394 people.
Other cities in Wise County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Wise County , VA.
|Big Stone Gap||5,104||Town of the United States|
|Coeburn||1,835||Town of the United States|
|Appalachia||1,523||Town in Virginia|
|Pound||917||Town in Virginia|
|Saint Paul||847||Town in Virginia|
Distance to Other Cities
Wise distances to largest Virginia cities