Danville, West Virginia

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Population in 2017: 629 (75% urban, 25% rural).
Population change since 2000: +14.4%
Males: 273  (43.5%)
Females: 356  (56.5%)
Median resident age:

56.1 years
West Virginia median age:

42.4 years

Zip codes: 25053, 25130.

Danville Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,280 (it was $21,369 in 2000)
Danville:

$31,280
WV:

$43,469

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,495 (it was $14,469 in 2000)

Danville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $105,279 (it was $58,000 in 2000)
Danville:

$105,279
WV:

$119,800

Median gross rent in 2017: $595.

March 2019 cost of living index in Danville: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 35.1%
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  • Races in Danville, WV (2010)
    • 67397.4%White alone
    • 91.3%Hispanic
    • 40.6%Black alone
    • 30.4%Two or more races
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Danville, West Virginia as of January 21, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Danville is 56 to 1.



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

3.22
West Virginia average:

2.58
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Ancestries: Irish (23.6%), American (13.4%), English (7.3%), French (2.9%), Lebanese (2.0%), German (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1911

Elevation: 692 feet

Land area: 1.08 square miles.

Population density: 580 people per square mile   (low).

Danville, West Virginia map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $999 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $448 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (21.8 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (144.9 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (383.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Madison, WV (1.2 miles ),
Greenview, WV (2.4 miles ),
Van, WV (3.2 miles ),
Racine, WV (3.2 miles ),
Big Creek, WV (3.5 miles ),
Chapmanville, WV (3.5 miles ),
Comfort, WV (3.5 miles ),
Alum Creek, WV (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 38.08 N, Longitude: 81.84 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

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

5.4%
West Virginia:

5.3%
Most common industries in Danville, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (15.5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (11.1%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (20.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.4%)
  • Construction (8.3%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (6.3%)
  • Utilities (6.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (23.8%)
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (10.8%)
  • Social assistance (7.7%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (6.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.9%)
  • Gasoline stations (6.2%)
Most common occupations in Danville, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cashiers (11.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (13.5%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (11.5%)
  • Extraction workers (8.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.3%)
  • Motor vehicle operators, except bus and truck drivers (6.3%)
  • Financial managers (5.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (17.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (16.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.7%)
  • Child care workers (7.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.2%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)

Average climate in Danville, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Danville, West Virginia average temperatures Danville, West Virginia average precipitation Danville, West Virginia humidity Danville, West Virginia wind speed Danville, West Virginia snowfall Danville, West Virginia sunshine Danville, West Virginia clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.8. This is about average.

City:

62.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.230. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.230
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.497. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.497
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 21.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 11.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.56
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00349. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00349
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Danville-area historical tornado activity is below West Virginia state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 55.0 miles away from the Danville 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 41.1 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Danville-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 115.0 miles away from Danville center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 111.2 miles away from Danville center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 60.9 miles away from Danville center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 64.1 miles away from Danville center
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) earthquake occurred 248.2 miles away from Danville 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 61.9 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 Boone County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Landslides: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Mudslides: 3, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Danville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Danville:

  • BOONE HEALTH CARE CENTER (P.O. BOX 605)
  • DANVILLE-MADISON NURSING HOME (RTE 1 LICK CREEK RD)
  • GREATER BOONE DIALYSIS LLC (300 4TH STREET)
  • BOONE MEMORIAL HOMECARE (260 MALL ROAD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Danville:

  • West Virginia State University (about 22 miles; Institute, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,133)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 39 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)
  • Marshall University (about 41 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 52 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 59 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)
  • Concord University (about 65 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • Shawnee State University (about 78 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)

Public high school in Danville:

  • BOONE CAREER-TECHNICAL CENTER (Location: 3505 DANIEL BOONE PKWY SUITE B, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Danville:

See full list of schools located in Danville

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Danville: Boone County Ambulance Authority Medic Station 20 (A), West Virginia Division of Forestry Boone County Field Office (B), Danville Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Price Branch (A), Turtle Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Boone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

LITTLE COAL RIVER CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-07-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-10-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-10-2012), St Public Notif received (APR-10-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-01-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUN-08-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-08-2011), St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2011)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-23-2010), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-23-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-07-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2011)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.0 people
West Virginia:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

49.5%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.6%
Whole state:

6.6%


No gay or lesbian households reported

90 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Banks with branches in Danville (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Danville Wv Main Branch at 1447 Smoot Avenue, branch established on 1902/03/17. 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
  • United Bank: Danville Branch at 1661 Smoot Ave, branch established on 1934/01/01. Info updated 2007/09/20: Bank assets: $3,625.4 mil, Deposits: $3,023.8 mil, headquarters in Parkersburg, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 56 total offices, Holding Company: United Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Danville:

Marital status in Danville, WV
  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 32.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 17.8%
  • Divorced: 25.9%

For population 25 years and over in Danville:

  • High school or higher: 69.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
West Virginia average:

10.8

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Danville, WV (based on Boone County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,83743
Mainline Protestant1,99317
Black Protestant4873
Other3103
Catholic1322
None18,870-
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
This county:

4.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Boone County:

2.38 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Boone County:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

15.9%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

33.6%
West Virginia:

31.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.9%
West Virginia:

13.1%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 4$10,023$30,0690$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,646$33,8763$2,123
Financial Administration 1$3,198$38,3760$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 7$18,867$32,3433$2,123

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $196,000 ($311.61)
    Police Protection: $99,000 ($157.39)
    Central Staff Services: $98,000 ($155.80)
    Regular Highways: $84,000 ($133.55)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($4.77)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($4.77)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $233,000 ($370.43)

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

  • Charges - Other: $73,000 ($116.06)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $20,000 ($31.80)
    General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($7.95)
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,000 ($7.95)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.59)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $20,000 ($31.80)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($6.36)
  • Tax - Occupation and Business License - Other: $172,000 ($273.45)
    Property: $136,000 ($216.22)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $35,000 ($55.64)
    Other: $23,000 ($36.57)
    Public Utilities Sales: $22,000 ($34.98)
    Other License: $4,000 ($6.36)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $172,000 ($273.45)

5.01% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,873 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
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 Kanawha County, WV  1.24% ($34,159 average AGI)
to Logan County, WV  0.59% ($52,548)
to Lincoln County, WV  0.28% ($38,500)
Businesses in Danville, WV
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Rite Aid1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
KFC1U-Haul1
Kroger1UPS1
Pizza Hut1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Danville:

  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVOW (1290 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, WV; Owner: LOGAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVTS (950 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSCW (1410 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WIWS (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWNR (620 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: DYNASTAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJLS (560 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WZZW (1600 AM; 5 kW; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Danville:

  • WZAC-FM (92.5 FM; DANVILLE, WV; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WVOW-FM (101.9 FM; LOGAN, WV; Owner: LOGAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCIR-FM (103.7 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WKAZ (107.3 FM; MIAMI, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WXAF (90.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WKVW (93.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, WV; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKWS (96.1 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVAF (99.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WZJO (94.5 FM; DUNBAR, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WQBE-FM (97.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVKM (106.7 FM; MATEWAN, WV; Owner: THREE STATES BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WVSR-FM (102.7 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRVZ (98.7 FM; POCATALICO, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVPN (88.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WJYP-FM (100.9 FM; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Danville:

  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSAZ-TV (Channel 3; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • Danville, West Virginia
  • Fatal accident count17
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents28
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:2
  • Fatalities21
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents43
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • West Virginia average
  • Fatal accident count4242
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents6185
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons1366
  • Fatalities4679
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents9892
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents332
See more detailed statistics of Danville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 571ft / 174mTotal length
  • $6,975,000Total costs
  • 124,151Total average daily traffic
  • 11,344Total average daily truck traffic
  • 134,847Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Danville, WV - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 141970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Danville, WV

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 39. The highest number of fires - 74 took place in 2008, and the least - 16 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Danville, WV When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (57.4%), and Outside Fires (20.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Danville, WV
    • 35657.4%Structure Fires
    • 12720.5%Outside Fires
    • 11318.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 243.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Danville, WV
Most common first names in Danville, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4271.3 years
William2472.0 years
John1570.2 years
Mary1476.6 years
Robert1372.2 years
George1375.5 years
Virginia1163.5 years
Howard1078.0 years
Carl1068.1 years
Edith1075.4 years
Most common last names in Danville, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller6974.3 years
Ball3271.9 years
Hager3173.6 years
Thompson2673.7 years
Barker2372.3 years
Chambers2281.9 years
Price2277.1 years
White2174.7 years
Smith1976.8 years
Berry1966.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Danville, WV
  • 56.1%Utility gas
  • 43.9%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Danville, WV
  • 74.5%Electricity
  • 23.4%Utility gas
  • 2.2%Coal or coke


Danville compared to West Virginia state average:

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