Cameron, West Virginia

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Population in 2017: 871 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -28.1%
Males: 398  (45.7%)
Females: 473  (54.3%)
Median resident age:

39.1 years
West Virginia median age:

42.4 years

Zip codes: 26033.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,769 (it was $25,119 in 2000)
Cameron:

$36,769
WV:

$43,469

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,006 (it was $11,447 in 2000)

Cameron city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $54,636 (it was $30,100 in 2000)
Cameron:

$54,636
WV:

$119,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $155,227; detached houses: $162,808; townhouses or other attached units: $136,638; in 2-unit structures: $35,838; mobile homes: $48,337

Median gross rent in 2017: $744.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cameron: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 29.2%
(28.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 62.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Cameron, WV (2010)
    • 92998.2%White alone
    • 60.6%Hispanic
    • 50.5%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Black alone

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



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Cameron, West Virginia as of February 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cameron is 113 to 1.


Crime rates in Cameron by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(344.5)
1
(87.5)
4
(360.4)
1
(92.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1
(86.1)
3
(262.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(602.9)
6
(524.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(86.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)105.956.972.118.5

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City-data.com crime index in Cameron, WV

Crime rate in Cameron detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.32
West Virginia average:

2.58
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Ancestries: German (20.0%), American (13.9%), Irish (12.9%), English (6.4%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%), Italian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1060 feet

Land area: 0.89 square miles.

Population density: 976 people per square mile   (low).

Cameron, West Virginia map

5 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
West Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $527 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $379 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (52.7 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (287.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

New Freeport, PA (3.0 miles),
Littleton, WV (3.0 miles ),
Wind Ridge, PA (3.0 miles ),
Moundsville, WV (3.4 miles ),
Hundred, WV (3.4 miles ),
Powhatan Point, OH (3.6 miles ),
Glen Dale, WV (3.6 miles ),
Shadyside, OH (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 39.83 N, Longitude: 80.57 W

Area code: 304

Distribution of median household income in Cameron, WV in 2017
Distribution of house value in Cameron, WV in 2017
Cameron satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.8%
West Virginia:

5.3%
Most common industries in Cameron, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Construction (10.0%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (12.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.8%)
  • Chemicals (6.6%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Utilities (6.0%)
  • Truck transportation (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (28.0%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Leather & allied products (7.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Cameron, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Extraction workers (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Extraction workers (10.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.4%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (7.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Carpenters (6.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (15.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.2%)
  • Registered nurses (7.1%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.4%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (4.4%)

Average climate in Cameron, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Cameron, West Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.6. This is about average.

City:

63.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.153. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.153
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.70. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.70
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.02. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.02
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 11.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.5
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00418. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00418
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Cameron-area historical tornado activity is above West Virginia state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/1/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 38.2 miles away from the Cameron city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/25/1968, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cameron-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 115.5 miles away from Cameron center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 126.7 miles away from Cameron 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 213.3 miles away from Cameron 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 146.8 miles away from Cameron center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 212.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 207.0 miles away from Cameron 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 Marshall County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Mudslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cameron topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Cameron:

  • CAMERON NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER, LLC (ROUTE 4, BOX 20)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Cameron:

  • MOUND VIEW HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MOUNDSVILLE, WV)
  • REM-WV, INC., MOUNDSVILLE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MOUNDSVILLE, WV)
  • REYNOLDS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; GLEN DALE, WV)
  • REYNOLDS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; GLEN DALE, WV)
  • SHADYSIDE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SHADYSIDE, OH)
  • RIVERVIEW GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 15 miles away; MC MECHEN, WV)

Amtrak station near Cameron:

  • 19 miles: WHEELING (70 12TH ST.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cameron:

  • Waynesburg University (about 21 miles; Waynesburg, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,080)
  • West Liberty University (about 24 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,728)
  • Fairmont State University (about 32 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,714)
  • West Virginia University (about 36 miles; Morgantown, WV; FT enrollment: 27,429)
  • Franciscan University of Steubenville (about 39 miles; Steubenville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,572)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 40 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,773)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 46 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)

Public high school in Cameron:

Public elementary/middle school in Cameron:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Cameron: Cameron Volunteer Emergency Squad Incorporated (A), Cameron City Hall (B), Cameron Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cameron include: Saint Martins Catholic Church (A), House of Prayer Church (B), First United Methodist Church (C), First Presbyterian Church (D), First Christian Church (E), First Brethren Church (F), First Baptist Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Strope Cemetery (1), Cameron Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Bill Chambers (baseball) - Baseball player and coach.

Marshall 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 Cameron and their reported violations in the past:

CAMERON WATER (Address: 44 MAIN STREET , Population served: 1,052, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-23-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-26-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In OCT-2012. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-05-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-05-2012)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-07-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-13-2012)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-09-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-13-2012)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2009), St Public Notif requested (FEB-06-2010), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-06-2010)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In OCT-2008. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2009), St Public Notif requested (JAN-13-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-13-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-29-2009)
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
West Virginia:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.5%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.5%
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: 0.5% of all households
59 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Cameron (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Cameron Branch at 21 Main Street, branch established on 1901/11/13. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Cameron:

Marital status in Cameron, WV
  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

For population 25 years and over in Cameron:

  • High school or higher: 80.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 14.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
West Virginia average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Cameron
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cameron, WV (based on Marshall County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,54136
Catholic4,0406
Evangelical Protestant2,72226
Other1,7434
Black Protestant1181
Orthodox221
None18,921-
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: 12
Here:

3.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
This county:

4.53 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Marshall County:

11.1%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

30.2%
West Virginia:

31.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

7.0%
West Virginia:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.3%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cameron:

46.3%
West Virginia:

47.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.8
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cameron:

23.0%
West Virginia:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cameron:

21.4%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Cameron:

41.6%
West Virginia:

34.2%

General health condition:
Cameron:

53.0%
West Virginia:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.8%
West Virginia:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cameron, 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
Police Protection - Officers 2$4,793$28,7587$5,481
Streets and Highways 2$3,925$23,5500$0
Sewerage 1$2,186$26,2320$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,332$27,9841$2,331
Water Supply 1$3,430$41,1601$1,097
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Correction 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 10$7,858
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 7$16,666$28,57019$16,767

Cameron government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $212,000 ($243.40)
    Sewerage: $170,000 ($195.18)
    Water Utilities: $154,000 ($176.81)
    Regular Highways: $113,000 ($129.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $105,000 ($120.55)
    Financial Administration: $98,000 ($112.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($22.96)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $282,000 ($323.77)

Cameron government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $267,000 ($306.54)
    Other: $108,000 ($124.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $4,000 ($4.59)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $26,000 ($29.85)
    Donations From Private Sources: $25,000 ($28.70)
    Fines and Forfeits: $17,000 ($19.52)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $174,000 ($199.77)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $10,000 ($11.48)
  • Tax - Property: $264,000 ($303.10)
    Other License: $2,000 ($2.30)

Cameron government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,726,000 ($1981.63)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,637,000 ($1879.45)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $89,000 ($102.18)

Cameron government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $204,000 ($234.21)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $97,000 ($111.37)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cameron:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVLY (1370 AM; 5 kW; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKKX (1600 AM; 5 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMMN (920 AM; 5 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FANTASIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAJR (1440 AM; 5 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WASP (1130 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BROWNSVILLE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cameron:

  • WRKP (96.5 FM; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: RKP INTERNATIONAL CORP.)
  • WOVK (98.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGW (107.5 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEL (95.7 FM; SHADYSIDE, OH; Owner: OHIO VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOMP-FM (100.5 FM; BELLAIRE, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WETZ-FM (103.9 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WVKF (105.5 FM; BETHLEHEM, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WANB-FM (103.1 FM; WAYNESBURG, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WYMJ (99.5 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WXCR (92.3 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: SEVEN RANGES RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKWK-FM (97.3 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WZWA (90.1 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGIE (92.7 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WAJR-FM (103.3 FM; SALEM, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF SALEM)
  • WVNP (89.9 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WBVQ (93.1 FM; BARRACKVILLE, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WVBC (88.1 FM; BETHANY, WV; Owner: BETHANY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Cameron:

  • WTRF-TV (Channel 7; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • W56DX (Channel 56; WHEELING,ETC., WV; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W28AS (Channel 28; BRIDGEPORT, OH; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)

Cameron fatal accident list:

Oct 5, 2011 09:06 PM, 17, Lat: 39.865883, Lon: -80.603994, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 21, 2009 03:25 AM, Us-250, Lat: 39.722636, Lon: -80.534078, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 29, 1994 05:00 PM, 25, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 11.8mTotal length
  • $2,583,000Total costs
  • 5,850Total average daily traffic
  • 601Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,889Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Cameron, WV - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Cameron, WV

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cameron)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Cameron, WV)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Fork Ridge TS, Lat: 39.874722 Lon: -80.584444, Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 34.4 m, Call Sign: WQEH246,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6393.05 MHz, 6378.22 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/2015, Expiration Date: 01/24/2026, Certifier: Jason D Griffith, Registrant: American Electric Power Service Corporation, 850 Tech Center Drive, Gahanna, OH 43230, Phone: (614) 883-7265, Fax: (614) 716-3535, Email:
  • Cameron TS, Lat: 39.815944 Lon: -80.560528, Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQEH248,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6126.18 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/2015, Expiration Date: 01/24/2026, Certifier: Jason D Griffith, Registrant: American Electric Power Service Corporation, 850 Tech Center Drive, Gahanna, OH 43230, Phone: (614) 883-7265, Fax: (614) 716-3535, Email:
  • CAMERON, 1.2 Mi Sw Cameron On County Road 23 (Lat: 39.812556 Lon: -80.578083), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 109.7 m, Call Sign: WQRC756, Licensee ID: L00123204,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, 6615.00 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6795.00 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6795.00 MHz... (+12 more), Grant Date: 04/17/2013, Expiration Date: 04/17/2023, Certifier: Joe Gonzalez, Registrant: Wv Division Of Homeland Security & Emergency Management (Dhsem), 1703 Coonskin Drive, Charleston, WV 25311, Phone: (304) 558-5380, Email:
  • Fort Beeler, 12681 Waynesburg Pike Rd (Lat: 39.879528 Lon: -80.591278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 77.4 m, Call Sign: WQVJ306,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/02/2015, Expiration Date: 03/02/2025, Certifier: Billy E Hayes, Registrant: Williams Energy Services, One Williams Center, Tulsa, OK 74102, Phone: (918) 573-5731, Fax: (918) 732-7599, Email:
  • WV051B000, 1.2 Mi Sw Cameron On County Road 23 (Lat: 39.812556 Lon: -80.578083), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 109.7 m, Call Sign: WRCY982, Licensee ID: L01609726,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 03/01/2019, Expiration Date: 03/01/2029, Certifier: Kyle Quillen, Registrant: Agile Network Builders, LLC, 213 Market Ave N, Suite 310, Canton, OH 44702, Phone: (888) 494-0549, Fax: (330) 451-5720, Email:
  • STATION, 3 1/2 Mi Nw Of (Lat: 39.873389 Lon: -80.586444), Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: KQM65,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.00 MHz, 6675.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/13/2009, Expiration Date: 10/27/2019, Certifier: Robert E Smith, Registrant: Spectrum And Licensing Services, 11 Lee Street, Hanover, PA 17331, Phone: (717) 630-0816, Fax: (717) 637-8300, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cameron)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$36,910
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0208.00

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
Most common first names in Cameron, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles4973.4 years
William4977.6 years
John4275.3 years
James4077.1 years
Mary4077.4 years
Robert3469.1 years
George2579.4 years
Dorothy1677.1 years
Raymond1677.2 years
Margaret1683.4 years
Most common last names in Cameron, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Chambers2777.1 years
Howard2079.2 years
Anderson1975.2 years
Yoho1871.5 years
Blake1776.2 years
Whipkey1779.2 years
Mccracken1676.9 years
Bonar1578.2 years
Riggs1476.8 years
Clark1476.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cameron, WV
  • 73.1%Utility gas
  • 20.4%Electricity
  • 5.4%Wood
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cameron, WV
  • 55.6%Utility gas
  • 35.8%Electricity
  • 8.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Cameron compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are no pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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