Albright, West Virginia

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Population in 2017: 282 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +14.2%
Males: 140  (49.9%)
Females: 142  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

30.9 years
West Virginia median age:

42.4 years

Zip codes: 26519.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,309 (it was $21,389 in 2000)
Albright:

$31,309
WV:

$43,469

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,719 (it was $10,581 in 2000)

Albright town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $73,514 (it was $40,500 in 2000)
Albright:

$73,514
WV:

$119,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $76,581; detached houses: $85,814; mobile homes: $47,570

Median gross rent in 2017: $677.

March 2019 cost of living index in Albright: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 27.4%
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  • Races in Albright, WV (2010)
    • 29197.3%White alone
    • 41.3%Two or more races
    • 31.0%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Black alone

Races in Albright detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Albright, West Virginia as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Albright is 51 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.34
West Virginia average:

1.83
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Ancestries: American (64.9%), German (18.6%), English (5.6%), Irish (4.8%), European (2.2%), Polish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1210 feet

Land area: 0.29 square miles.

Population density: 979 people per square mile   (low).

Albright, West Virginia map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $397 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $375 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (68.0 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (241.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Kingwood, WV (1.7 miles ),
Terra Alta, WV (2.5 miles ),
Reedsville, WV (3.0 miles ),
Tunnelton, WV (3.0 miles ),
Masontown, WV (3.1 miles ),
Rowlesburg, WV (3.2 miles ),
Hutton, MD (3.2 miles),
Bruceton Mills, WV (3.4 miles)

Latitude: 39.49 N, Longitude: 79.64 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

Distribution of median household income in Albright, WV in 2017
Distribution of house value in Albright, WV in 2017
Albright satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $30,000
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
West Virginia:

5.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +52 (+26.7%).
Most common industries in Albright, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (13.6%)
  • Construction (12.7%)
  • Wood products (10.2%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.5%)
  • Health care (7.6%)
  • Truck transportation (6.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (19.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (18.4%)
  • Wood products (15.8%)
  • Truck transportation (10.5%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (23.8%)
  • Health care (21.4%)
  • Public administration (14.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (11.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.8%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Albright, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Construction laborers (5.9%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (19.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.5%)
  • Construction laborers (9.2%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.6%)
  • Bus drivers (6.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Religious workers (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (11.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (11.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.5%)
  • Legal support workers (7.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.8%)

Average climate in Albright, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Albright, West Virginia average temperatures Albright, West Virginia average precipitation Albright, West Virginia humidity Albright, West Virginia wind speed Albright, West Virginia snowfall Albright, West Virginia sunshine Albright, West Virginia clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 39.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

39.9
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.33. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.33
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

33.3
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2014 was 0.00291. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00291
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Albright-area historical tornado activity is slightly above West Virginia state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the Albright town center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/19/1967, a category F3 tornado 18.3 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Albright-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 143.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 166.3 miles away from Albright center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 248.4 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 161.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 199.6 miles away from Albright center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 180.0 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 Preston County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Albright topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Albright:

  • HEARTLAND OF PRESTON COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; KINGWOOD, WV)
  • PRESTON MEMORIAL HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; KINGWOOD, WV)
  • PRESTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 4 miles away; KINGWOOD, WV)
  • OAKLAND NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; OAKLAND, MD)
  • IDF - GARRETT DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; OAKLAND, MD)
  • GARRETT CNTY HLTH DEPT (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; OAKLAND, MD)
  • HOSPICE OF GARRETT COUNTY (Hospital, about 15 miles away; OAKLAND, MD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Albright:

  • West Virginia University (about 20 miles; Morgantown, WV; Full-time enrollment: 27,429)
  • Fairmont State University (about 28 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,714)
  • Frostburg State University (about 40 miles; Frostburg, MD; FT enrollment: 4,944)
  • Waynesburg University (about 41 miles; Waynesburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 42 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,773)
  • Allegany College of Maryland (about 50 miles; Cumberland, MD; FT enrollment: 2,407)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 52 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Albright: Albright Police Department (A), Albright Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Preston County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Albright and their reported violations in the past:

ALBRIGHT TOWN OF (Address: 2960 SAINT JOE ROAD , Population served: 351, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2010. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-03-2010), St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-05-2010)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In APR-2010. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-15-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-23-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-23-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-03-2010)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
West Virginia:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.8%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

9.2%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Albright:

Marital status in Albright, WV
  • Never married: 36.1%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

For population 25 years and over in Albright:

  • High school or higher: 77.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 0.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
West Virginia average:

10.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Albright, WV (based on Preston County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,77761
Evangelical Protestant2,30237
Catholic1,3495
Other3663
None24,726-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Preston County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Preston County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Preston County:

6.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

4.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.6%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Preston County:

29.0%
West Virginia:

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

8.6%
State:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Albright:

43.8%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

32.5%
State:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Albright:

27.6
West Virginia:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

17.2%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Albright:

7.8%
West Virginia:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Albright:

6.6
West Virginia:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

24.9%
West Virginia:

34.2%

General health condition:
Albright:

52.2%
West Virginia:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Albright:

74.4%
State:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Albright, WV Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$851
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$1,952
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 4$2,803

Albright government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $51,000 ($180.85)
    Water Utilities: $32,000 ($113.48)
    Central Staff Services: $22,000 ($78.01)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($17.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($3.55)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $31,000 ($109.93)

Albright government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $47,000 ($166.67)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($17.73)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $58,000 ($205.67)
  • Tax - Other: $22,000 ($78.01)
    Property: $14,000 ($49.65)

Albright government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $153,000 ($542.55)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,000 ($60.28)

4.54% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,393 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.54%
West Virginia average:

5.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Monongalia County, WV  1.99% ($45,814 average AGI)
from Garrett County, MD  0.25% ($32,533)
from Marion County, WV  0.19% ($39,087)


4.34% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,650 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.34%
West Virginia average:

5.62%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Monongalia County, WV  1.33% ($39,044 average AGI)
to Garrett County, MD  0.27% ($30,688)
to Marion County, WV  0.22% ($41,808)

Strongest AM radio stations in Albright:

  • WFSP (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: WFSP, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAJR (1440 AM; 5 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WMMN (920 AM; 5 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FANTASIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFRB (560 AM; 5 kW; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WCLG (1300 AM; 3 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: BOWERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WMSG (1050 AM; 1 kW; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: OAKLAND MEDIA GROUP, INC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Albright:

  • WKMM (96.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: MARPAT CORPORATION)
  • WFSP-FM (107.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: WFSP, INC.)
  • WWHC (92.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: OAKLAND MEDIA GROUP, INC)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WRIJ (106.9 FM; MASONTOWN, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INC.)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWPN (101.1 FM; WESTERNPORT, MD; Owner: ERNEST F. SANTMYIRE)
  • W242AD (96.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKHJ (104.5 FM; MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK, MD; Owner: SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS, INC.)
  • WROG (102.9 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: TSCHUDY RADIO, INC)
  • WFWM (91.9 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKGO (106.1 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WLIC (97.1 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INC.)
  • WKKW (97.9 FM; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: DESCENDANTS TRUST, LAUREN M.KELLEY, TRUSTEE)
  • WQZS (93.3 FM; MEYERSDALE, PA; Owner: ROGER WAHL)
  • WQWV (103.7 FM; FISHER, WV; Owner: MCGUIRE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WVAQ (101.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WDZN (100.1 FM; ROMNEY, WV; Owner: CHARTER EQUITIES, INC.)
  • WFRB-FM (105.3 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WBHZ (91.9 FM; ELKINS, WV; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Albright:

  • WNPB-TV (Channel 24; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WGPT (Channel 36; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)

Albright fatal accident list:

Mar 18, 2016 04:50 PM, Cr-7/12, Elsey Creek Ln, Lat: 39.478794, Lon: -79.633486, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 17, 2012 07:12 PM, Cr-15, Lat: 39.588461, Lon: -79.676861, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 4, 2010 07:15 AM, Sr-26, Lat: 39.504306, Lon: -79.643325, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 1, 1989 04:20 PM, 7 / 12, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 19.6mTotal length
  • $4,220,000Total costs
  • 15,125Total average daily traffic
  • 2,086Total average daily truck traffic
  • 21,720Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Albright)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Hwys Hdqrtrs Div (Lat: 39.460917 Lon: -79.639222), Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WNHI623,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.200 MHz, Grant Date: 04/10/2014, Expiration Date: 05/25/2024, Registrant: West Virginia Division Of Highways, 83 Brushy Fork Crossing, Buckhannon, WV 26201, Phone: (304) 473-5337, Fax: (304) 473-4256, Email:
  • COAL HANDLING, 530 Power Plant Road (Lat: 39.487528 Lon: -79.637083), Type: Building, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: KB74386,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.450 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/2013, Expiration Date: 09/16/2023, Certifier: Ernest N Maley Jr, Registrant: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, 1333 New Hampshire Ave., Nw, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-4011, Fax: (202) 955-7719, Email:
  • Albright Power Station Rt 26 (Lat: 39.488972 Lon: -79.636444), Call Sign: WNIT440, Licensee ID: L00288741,
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.6000 MHz, Grant Date: 03/21/2012, Expiration Date: 05/04/2022, Certifier: Ernest N Maley Jr, Registrant: Felhc, 76 South Main Street, Akron, OH 44308, Phone: (330) 436-2226, Fax: (330) 761-7203, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • ALBRIGHT, Albright Power Station Route 26 (Lat: 39.488972 Lon: -79.636444), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15.6 m, Overall height: 17.6 m, Call Sign: WNEN361,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6785.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2011, Expiration Date: 12/05/2021, Certifier: Ernest N Maley Jr, Registrant: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, 1333 New Hampshire Ave., Nw, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-4011, Fax: (202) 955-7719, Email:
  • VALLEY POINT_USF, 0.26 Mi West Of Albright Road (Lat: 39.543167 Lon: -79.635417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 106.6 m, Call Sign: WQOP964,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6555.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/15/2011, Expiration Date: 12/15/2021, Certifier: Steven T Campbell, Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • A4J0528A, 7895 N. Preston Hwy (Wv12738-S) (Lat: 39.559361 Lon: -79.642917), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Call Sign: WRBN515,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2018, Expiration Date: 05/07/2028, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • A4J0534A, 0.26 Mi West Of Albright Road (Lat: 39.543167 Lon: -79.635417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 106.6 m, Call Sign: WRBN626,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11345.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 05/08/2018, Expiration Date: 05/08/2028, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC8LWF, Licensee ID: L00219068, Grant Date: 03/05/1999, Expiration Date: 03/05/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/08/2011, Registrant: Rex L Shaffer, Rt 2 Box 264 F, Albright, WV 26519
  • Call Sign: KE3ZA, Previous Call Sign: N3TDG, Licensee ID: L00900100, Grant Date: 06/02/2014, Expiration Date: 08/18/2024, Certifier: Edward H Burnham, Registrant: Edward H Burnham, 4759 Hudson Rd, Albright, WV 26519
  • Call Sign: WA3AEE, Licensee ID: L01263923, Grant Date: 03/30/2017, Expiration Date: 06/23/2027, Certifier: John W Zondlo, Registrant: John W Zondlo, 1515 Guseman School Rd, Albright, WV 26519
  • Call Sign: KE8DCF, Licensee ID: L02000859, Grant Date: 02/08/2016, Expiration Date: 02/08/2026, Certifier: Michael J Smith, Registrant: Michael J Smith, 164 Glad Meadow Ave, Albright, WV 26519

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 10. The highest number of fire incidents - 20 took place in 2010, and the least - 2 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Albright, WV When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (50.9%), and Outside Fires (34.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Albright, WV
    • 8550.9%Structure Fires
    • 5734.1%Outside Fires
    • 2112.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 42.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Albright, WV
Most common first names in Albright, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1260.2 years
Mary1180.2 years
James1076.9 years
Charles976.6 years
Paul977.8 years
John874.6 years
George778.9 years
Robert764.0 years
Nellie569.4 years
Henry482.5 years
Most common last names in Albright, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2975.0 years
Liston1683.7 years
Titchenell1373.2 years
Graham1276.7 years
Bishop1181.7 years
Reckart879.4 years
Ringer875.6 years
Martin885.3 years
Kelly765.8 years
Wilhelm775.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Albright, WV
  • 44.3%Utility gas
  • 33.0%Electricity
  • 11.4%Wood
  • 5.7%Coal or coke
  • 4.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Albright, WV
  • 74.2%Utility gas
  • 12.9%Wood
  • 6.5%Electricity
  • 6.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Albright compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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