For population 25 years and over in Bayard:
For population 15 years and over in Bayard town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $218 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (87.2 miles , pop. 334,563).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (230.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Loch Lynn Heights, MD (2.9 miles ), Mountain Lake Park, MD (3.0 miles ), Oakland, MD (3.1 miles ), Deer Park, MD (3.3 miles ), Thomas, WV (3.3 miles ), Davis, WV (3.3 miles ), Kitzmiller, MD (3.6 miles ), Elk Garden, WV (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 39.27 N, Longitude: 79.37 W
Crime in Bayard (2001):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Crime in Bayard (2007):
Population change in the 1990s: -116 (-28.0%).
Work and jobs in Bayard: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bayard, West Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bayard-area historical tornado activity is above West Virginia state average. It is 39% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/3/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the Bayard town center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/19/1967, a category F3 tornado 7.7 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Grant County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Droughts: 2, Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bayard:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 10.8%
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Bayard compared to West Virginia state average:
Banks with branches in Bayard (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Bayard (based on Grant County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.23%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,202 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,808 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Bayard fatal accident list:
May 1, 1988 07:00 AM, 90, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 210
Total future (year 2025) average daily traffic: 1,640
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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