Addison (Webster Springs), West Virginia

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Population in 2013: 746 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.7%
 
Males: 348  (46.7%)
Females: 398  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  45.3 years
West Virginia median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 26288.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $23,311 (it was $20,592 in 2000)
Addison (Webster Springs):

$23,311
WV:

$40,196
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,562 (it was $13,500 in 2000)

Addison (Webster Springs) town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $67,793 (it was $52,600 in 2000)
Addison (Webster Springs):

$67,793
WV:

$100,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $75,911; Detached houses: $85,183; Mobile homes: $25,222

Median gross rent in 2012: $340.

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Addison (Webster Springs) races chart
  • White alone - 768 (99.0%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (0.5%)
  • Hispanic - 2 (0.3%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.1%)

Races in Addison (Webster Springs) detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Addison (Webster Springs): 85.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: United States (20.1%), Irish (15.2%), English (13.3%), German (13.3%), Scottish (4.6%), Dutch (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 0.47 square miles.

Population density: 1,597 people per square mile   (low).

Addison (Webster Springs), West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Addison (Webster Springs):

  • High school or higher: 72.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Addison (Webster Springs) town:

  • Never married: 23.3%
  • Now married: 49.6%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 18.9%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.2%
West Virginia:  1.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $298 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $290 (0.5%)

Addison (Webster Springs) satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (66.9 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (137.9 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (301.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Bergoo, WV (2.4 miles) , Cowen, WV (3.0 miles ), Camden-on-Gauley, WV (3.5 miles) , Tioga, WV (3.7 miles) , Craigsville, WV (4.0 miles ), Pickens, WV (4.0 miles) , Birch River, WV (4.3 miles) , Richwood, WV (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 38.48 N, Longitude: 80.41 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

Addison (Webster Springs) household income distribution Addison (Webster Springs) home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.1%
West Virginia:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -157 (-16.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (12%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (17%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)

Work and jobs in Addison (Webster Springs): detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Addison (Webster Springs), West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Addison (Webster Springs)-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 192.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 208.5 miles away from Addison (Webster Springs) center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 219.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 149.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 120.8 miles away from Addison (Webster Springs) center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 125.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Webster County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Addison (Webster Springs) topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Addison (Webster Springs):

  • New River Community and Technical College (about 65 miles; Beckley, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,234)
  • Fairmont State University (about 72 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,714)
  • West Virginia State University (about 74 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 79 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • Concord University (about 80 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • Blue Ridge Community College (about 81 miles; Weyers Cave, VA; FT enrollment: 2,891)
  • James Madison University (about 84 miles; Harrisonburg, VA; FT enrollment: 19,727)

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Notable location: Webster Springs Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

River: Back Fork Elk River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Webster County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 34.0%
(34.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.1%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.2%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Addison (Webster Springs) compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Addison (Webster Springs) travel time to work - commute Addison (Webster Springs) mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (62%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Addison (Webster Springs) town (based on Webster County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 18.90%
Here: 18.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Methodist ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionPentecostal Church of GodOther
Adherents38.1%25.7%14.4%7.0%14.8%
Congregations15.4%50.0%11.5%3.8%19.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Webster County:

7.43 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Webster County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Webster County:

5.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

6.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

13.3%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Webster County:

31.5%
West Virginia:

31.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.9%
State:

13.1%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$3,914
Police Protection - Officers 3$4,142$16,5680$0
Totals for Government 3$4,142$16,5688$3,914

4.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,486 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.02%
West Virginia average:

5.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Nicholas County, WV  0.98% ($28,185 average AGI)


4.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,112 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.50%
West Virginia average:

5.13%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Nicholas County, WV  1.44% ($36,250 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Addison (Webster Springs):

  • WVMR (1370 AM; daytime; 5 kW; FROST, WV; Owner: POCAHONTAS COMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE CORP.)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WYKM (1250 AM; 5 kW; RUPERT, WV; Owner: MT. STATE B. CO., INC.)
  • WSVA (550 AM; 10 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBUC (1460 AM; 5 kW; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIWS (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WJLS (560 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WSLW (1310 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WHITE SULPHUR SPRING, WV; Owner: QUORUM RADIO PARTNERS OF VIRGINIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Addison (Webster Springs):

  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WAFD (100.3 FM; WEBSTER SPRINGS, WV; Owner: J & K BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCWV (92.9 FM; SUMMERSVILLE, WV; Owner: R-S BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMLJ (90.5 FM; SUMMERSVILLE, WV; Owner: GRACE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WVLS (89.7 FM; MONTEREY, VA; Owner: POCAHONTAS COMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE CORP.)
  • WXCF-FM (103.9 FM; CLIFTON FORGE, VA; Owner: IMPACT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBHZ (91.9 FM; ELKINS, WV; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WCHG (107.1 FM; HOT SPRINGS, VA; Owner: POCAHONTAS COMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE CORP.)
  • WVPW (88.9 FM; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W209BH (89.7 FM; BERNARDSTOWN, WV; Owner: GRACE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total costs: $2,626,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,600
Total average daily truck traffic: 460
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 6,670
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