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Alderson is a town in Greenbrier County. (The community straddles Greenbrier and Monroe counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)
The community was named for John Alderson, Baptist minister.
The latitude of Alderson is 37.725N. The longitude is -80.642W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,549 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,086.
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11% of Alderson residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Alderson ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Alderson was $14,474, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Alderson residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Alderson, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $291. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $655.
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Greenbrier County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Alderson political report.
The average commute time for Alderson workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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