For population 25 years and over in Chapmanville:
For population 15 years and over in Chapmanville town:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $830 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (33.5 miles , pop. 53,421).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (134.9 miles , pop. 260,512).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (395.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Big Creek, WV (1.6 miles ), Mitchell Heights, WV (2.2 miles ), Henlawson, WV (2.3 miles ), Harts, WV (2.7 miles ), West Logan, WV (2.7 miles ), Mount Gay-Shamrock, WV (2.9 miles ), Logan, WV (3.0 miles ), Verdunville, WV (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.97 N, Longitude: 82.02 W
Area code: 304
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Chapmanville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +9 (+0.7%).
Work and jobs in Chapmanville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Chapmanville, West Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Chapmanville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below West Virginia state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 59.5 miles away from the Chapmanville town center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/8/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.8 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Chapmanville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above West Virginia state average. It is 86% 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 53.7 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 56.4 miles away from Chapmanville 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 54.4 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 87.7 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 87.7 miles away from Chapmanville center
On 3/11/1995 at 08:15:52, a magnitude 3.8 (3.7 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 92.9 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 Logan County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Landslides: 7, Floods: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers in Chapmanville:
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Private high school in Chapmanville:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Chapmanville and their reported violations in the past:CHAPMANVILLE WATER PLANT (Population served: 1755, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.7%
(18.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Chapmanville compared to West Virginia state average:
Banks with branches in Chapmanville (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Chapmanville, West Virginia:
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Religion statistics for Chapmanville town (based on Logan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 24.29%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
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Chapmanville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
3.82% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,785 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:
4.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,525 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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Chapmanville, West Virginia:See more detailed statistics of Chapmanville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 45 meters (148ft)
Total costs: $700,000
Total average daily traffic: 61,600
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,749
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Chapmanville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Chapmanville)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Chapmanville)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Chapmanville, WV
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.