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Population in 2012: 313 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.1%
 

Males: 157  (50.4%)
Females: 156  (49.6%)

Median resident age:  45.0 years
West Virginia median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 26347.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,554 (it was $27,917 in 2000)
Flemington:

$38,554
WV:

$40,196
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,613

Flemington town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $58,816 (it was $45,800 in 2000)
Flemington:

$58,816
WV:

$100,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $63,832; Detached houses: $67,738; Mobile homes: $43,000

Median gross rent in 2012: $379.

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  • White alone - 300 (96.2%)
  • Hispanic - 8 (2.6%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.6%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.6%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Flemington: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (28.3%), German (23.3%), English (14.5%), United States (14.2%), Dutch (3.8%), French (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1922

Elevation: 1020 feet

Land area: 0.30 square miles.

Population density: 1,029 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Flemington:

  • High school or higher: 82.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 1.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Flemington town:

  • Never married: 31.7%
  • Now married: 54.8%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.7%
West Virginia:  1.3%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Flemington, West Virginia as of August 27, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Flemington to the number of sex offenders is 63 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $515 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $258 (0.5%)

Flemington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (81.6 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (270.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Galloway, WV (1.6 miles) , Hepzibah, WV (2.5 miles ), Bridgeport, WV (2.6 miles ), Grafton, WV (2.8 miles ), Anmoore, WV (2.9 miles ), Philippi, WV (3.0 miles ), Stonewood, WV (3.1 miles ), Despard, WV (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 39.27 N, Longitude: 80.13 W

Area code: 304

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.5%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -60 (-17.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Retail trade (33%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (17%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Business operations specialists (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (13%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Business operations specialists (6%)
  • Accountants and auditors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)

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Average climate in Flemington, West Virginia

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Tornado activity:

Flemington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above West Virginia state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the Flemington town center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/22/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 4.4 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Flemington-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below West Virginia state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/22/1991 at 01:01:20, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 9.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 91.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Taylor County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Landslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Flemington topographic map

Birthplace of: Ulysses S. Webb - Californian Attorney General, Paul Popovich - Baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers near Flemington:

  • ROSEWOOD CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GRAFTON, WV)
  • GRAFTON TAYLOR CO HEALTH DEPARTMENT HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; GRAFTON, WV)
  • GRAFTON CITY HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GRAFTON, WV)

Political contributions by individuals in Flemington, WV

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Flemington:

  • Fairmont State University (about 15 miles; Fairmont, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,770)
  • West Virginia University (about 29 miles; Morgantown, WV; FT enrollment: 24,899)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 57 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,429)
  • West Liberty University (about 67 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • Frostburg State University (about 70 miles; Frostburg, MD; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 74 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 3,608)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 77 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,736)

Public elementary/middle school in Flemington:

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Notable locations in Flemington: Flemington Volunteer Fire Department (A), Flemington Area Emergency Management Service Company 39 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Berry Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Taylor County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 36.4. This is about average.
City:

36.4
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2000 was 20.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

20.9
U.S.:

25.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.6

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

SOUTHWESTERN PSD (Population served: 4053, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between MAR-24-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Monitoring, Routine/Repeat (SWTR-Filter) - In FEB-2004. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2004), St Public Notif requested (MAR-24-2004), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-24-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2002 and JUL-11-2002, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JUL-11-2002)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JUL-1994 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-11-1994), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-11-1994)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.9%
(24.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.6%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.1%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Flemington, WV

Flemington compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Flemington travel time to work - commute


Flemington mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Electricity (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Flemington town (based on Taylor County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.79%
Here32.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USACatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionChurch of the Nazarene
Adherents34.8%20.5%10.5%8.1%5.9%
Congregations39.5%16.3%2.3%2.3%4.7%
NameAssemblies of GodChurches of ChristChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Salvation ArmyOther
Adherents3.6%2.8%2.8%2.5%8.4%
Congregations4.7%4.7%2.3%2.3%20.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
This county:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Taylor County:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
This county:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Taylor County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

11.0%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.6%
West Virginia:

31.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Taylor County:

10.8%
State:

13.1%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$750
Sewerage 0$0 2$773
Totals for Government 0$0 8$1,523


5.92% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,148 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
West Virginia average:

5.78%

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:
from Harrison County, WV  1.17% ($26,554 average AGI)
from Marion County, WV  0.86% ($44,438)
from Monongalia County, WV  0.79% ($30,091)


5.31% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,932 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.31%
West Virginia average:

5.65%

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:
to Harrison County, WV  1.03% ($24,368 average AGI)
to Monongalia County, WV  0.83% ($65,326)
to Marion County, WV  0.65% ($29,722)

Strongest AM radio stations in Flemington:

  • WMMN (920 AM; 5 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FANTASIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBUC (1460 AM; 5 kW; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOBG (1400 AM; 1 kW; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WTBZ (1260 AM; 1 kW; GRAFTON, WV; Owner: APPALACHIAN RADIO LLC)
  • WXKX (1340 AM; 1 kW; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WPDX (750 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: TSCHUDY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAJR (1440 AM; 5 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WTCS (1490 AM; 1 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FAIRMONT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCLG (1300 AM; 3 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: BOWERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Flemington:

  • WDCI (104.1 FM; BRIDGEPORT, WV; Owner: WDCI RADIO, INC)
  • W220BZ (91.9 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WKJL (88.1 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INC.)
  • WKKW (97.9 FM; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: DESCENDANTS TRUST, LAUREN M.KELLEY, TRUSTEE)
  • WZWA (90.1 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPDX-FM (104.9 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: TSCHUDY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGIE (92.7 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WDKL (95.9 FM; GRAFTON, WV; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WAJR-FM (103.3 FM; SALEM, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF SALEM)
  • WWLW (106.5 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CLARKSBURG)
  • WOBG-FM (105.7 FM; SALEM, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WGYE (102.7 FM; MANNINGTON, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WBHZ (91.9 FM; ELKINS, WV; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WQAB (91.3 FM; PHILIPPI, WV; Owner: ALDERSON-BROADDUS COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WBVQ (93.1 FM; BARRACKVILLE, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WVPW (88.9 FM; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WFBY (102.3 FM; WESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WRLF (94.3 FM; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FAIRMONT BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Flemington:

  • WBOY-TV (Channel 12; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WVFX (Channel 46; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION CLARKSBURG, LLC)
  • WDTV (Channel 5; WESTON, WV; Owner: WITHERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Flemington fatal accident list:

Jan 17, 2011 01:10 PM, Us-50, Lat: 39.2999, Lon: -80.174275, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 27, 2008 03:00 AM, Cr-2, Lat: 39.311058, Lon: -80.113850, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 8, 1990 10:15 AM, Springer, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 18, 1975 12:30 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total average daily traffic: 4,150
Total average daily truck traffic: 282


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • EARL JUDY, Approx. 1 Mile Se Of Flemington, Betwen Cr 134 And Cr 135 (Lat: 39.256194 Lon: -80.112556), Type: 122.8, Overall height: 121.8 m
    Registrant: 5407433000, , 15 CAMPBELL STREET

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • FLEMMINGTON (HOP 2), Approx. 1 Mile Se Of Flemington, Betwen Cr 134 And Cr 135 (Lat: 39.256194 Lon: -80.112556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.8 m, Overall height: 122.8 m, Call Sign: WQEA467
    Assigned Frequencies: 951.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/13/2005, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019, Certifier: Earl Judy Jr
    Registrant: Tschudy Broadcasting Corp., 15 Campbell Street, Luray, VA 22835, Phone: (540) 743-3000
  • CB351, Approx. 1 Mile Se Of Flemington, Betwen Cr 134 And Cr 135 (Lat: 39.256194 Lon: -80.112556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.8 m, Overall height: 122.8 m, Call Sign: WQOV771
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/10/2012, Expiration Date: 02/10/2022, Certifier: Mary Mcdermott
    Registrant: Wiley Rein LLP, 1776 K Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-3182, Fax: (202) 719-4969, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Flemington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 100 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3782X , Serial Number: 276, Year manufactured: 1968
    Registrant (Individual): David L Brown, Rr 1 Box 305, Flemington, WV 26347


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Flemington


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Flemington, WV

Most common first names in Flemington, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2172.5 years
Charles1874.6 years
William1671.9 years
Mary1676.8 years
James775.4 years
Robert766.4 years
Emma780.3 years
Richard762.1 years
Paul669.3 years
Edward675.5 years
Most common last names in Flemington, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lipscomb1570.7 years
Marks1075.7 years
Smith1078.3 years
Mayle977.2 years
Stewart980.9 years
Blake883.1 years
Cleavenger879.3 years
Greathouse773.6 years
Fleming678.6 years
Knight673.8 years
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