For population 25 years and over in Bradshaw:
For population 15 years and over in Bradshaw town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $363 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (69.6 miles , pop. 53,421).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (140.7 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (403.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: War, WV (2.7 miles ), Iaeger, WV (2.8 miles ), Davy, WV (3.5 miles ), Welch, WV (3.7 miles ), Gary, WV (3.8 miles ), Kimball, WV (4.1 miles ), Gilbert Creek, WV (4.1 miles ), Grundy, VA (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 37.35 N, Longitude: 81.80 W
Area code: 304
Crime rates in Bradshaw (2001):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Crime rates in Bradshaw (2005):
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -102 (-26.1%).
Work and jobs in Bradshaw: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bradshaw, West Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bradshaw-area historical tornado activity is below West Virginia state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 32.7 miles away from the Bradshaw town center killed one person and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 tornado 36.4 miles away from the town center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bradshaw-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above West Virginia state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 12.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 16.6 miles away from Bradshaw center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 14.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 75.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from Bradshaw center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 93.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in McDowell County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Landslides: 7, Mudslides: 3, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Bradshaw:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bradshaw:
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Public elementary/middle school in Bradshaw:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bradshaw and their reported violations in the past:BRADSHAW WATER WORKS (Population served: 233, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 47.0%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Bradshaw compared to West Virginia state average:
Banks with branches in Bradshaw (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Bradshaw (based on McDowell County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 19.71%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bradshaw government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Bradshaw government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
4.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($20,318 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:
6.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,738 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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Bradshaw fatal accident list:
Oct 27, 2006 05:32 PM, Sr-10, Lat: 37.351214, Lon: -81.800578, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 27, 1982 87:99 PM, St.Rt.83, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total costs: $925,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,350
Total average daily truck traffic: 260
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 4,640
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Bradshaw, WV