Gassaway, West Virginia

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Population in 2014: 906 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.6%
 
Males: 446  (49.3%)
Females: 460  (50.7%)
Median resident age:  39.3 years
West Virginia median age:  42.3 years

Zip codes: 26624.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $30,119 (it was $23,009 in 2000)
Gassaway:

$30,119
WV:

$43,385

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,769 (it was $15,965 in 2000)

Gassaway town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $88,919 (it was $54,500 in 2000)
Gassaway:

$88,919
WV:

$117,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $113,071; Detached houses: $125,889; Townhouses or other attached units: $120,533; In 2-unit structures: $42,634; Mobile homes: $57,345

Median gross rent in 2016: $468.

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  • Races in Gassaway, WV (2010)

    Gassaway races chart
    • 89498.5%White alone
    • 80.9%Two or more races
    • 30.3%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gassaway: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (28.2%), German (17.6%), Irish (16.2%), Scotch-Irish (5.3%), English (5.1%), European (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1905

Elevation: 841 feet

Land area: 1.22 square miles.

Population density: 746 people per square mile   (low).

Gassaway,WV real estate house value index trend

Gassaway, West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Gassaway:

  • High school or higher: 79.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gassaway town:

  • Never married: 34.7%
  • Now married: 36.9%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 14.2%
  • Divorced: 11.1%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Gassaway, West Virginia as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Gassaway to the number of sex offenders is 94 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $412 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $361 (0.6%)

Gassaway satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (51.7 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (129.6 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (314.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Sutton, WV (1.8 miles ), Flatwoods, WV (2.7 miles ), Birch River, WV (3.5 miles) , Burnsville, WV (3.8 miles ), Sand Fork, WV (4.1 miles) , Tioga, WV (4.3 miles) , Glenville, WV (4.3 miles ), Cowen, WV (4.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $2,100,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $2,100,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $2,100,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $960,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.67 N, Longitude: 80.77 W

Area code: 304

Gassaway household income distribution Gassaway home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.11
West Virginia average:

2.44
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.9%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -101 (-10.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (33%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Gassaway: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Gassaway, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Gassaway-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 82% 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 174.9 miles away from the city 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 196.1 miles away from Gassaway center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 203.8 miles away from the city 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 172.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 119.5 miles away from Gassaway center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 123.6 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 Braxton County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Landslides: 7, Mudslides: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gassaway topographic map

Birthplace of: Lonnie Thompson - Geologist, Levi J. Dean - Architect.

Hospitals and medical centers in Gassaway:

  • BRAXTON COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 100 HOYLMAN DRIVE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gassaway:

  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 55 miles; Parkersburg, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,619)
  • West Virginia State University (about 58 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Fairmont State University (about 66 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,714)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 66 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)
  • West Virginia University (about 80 miles; Morgantown, WV; FT enrollment: 27,429)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 85 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)
  • Concord University (about 88 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)

Private high school in Gassaway:

  • LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 13, Location: 38 PARSONS DR, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Gassaway:

See full list of schools located in Gassaway

Library in Gassaway:

  • GASSAWAY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $34,141; Location: 536 ELK STREET; 20,110 books; 267 audio materials; 790 video materials; 12 state licensed databases; 21 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Website for graduates of Gassaway High Schoo, and all other schoosl in the county. http://www.bchswv.com

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Notable locations in Gassaway: Gassaway Volunteer Fire Department (A), West Virginia Division of Forestry Braxton County Field Office (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Little Otter Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Braxton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 27.6%
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  52.5%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.0%
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

Banks with branches in Gassaway (2011 data):

  • Bank of Gassaway: Bank Of Gassaway at 700 Elk Street, branch established on 1905/01/01; Off Premise Facility at 700 Elk Street, branch established on 1984/04/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $166.5 mil, Deposits: $142.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Gassaway Bancshares, Inc.
  • City National Bank of West Virginia: Gassaway Branch at 324 Elk Street, branch established on 1987/05/18. Info updated 2008/01/10: Bank assets: $2,753.2 mil, Deposits: $2,223.1 mil, headquarters in Charleston, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 68 total offices, Holding Company: City Holding Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.2
West Virginia average:

11.1

Gassaway travel time to work - commute Gassaway mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Gassaway town (based on Braxton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,38042
Evangelical Protestant58010
Other2772
Catholic1431
None10,143-
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: 5
Braxton County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Braxton County:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Braxton County:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

10.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.6%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Braxton County:

31.5%
West Virginia:

31.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

7.9%
State:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.7%
State:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

38.7%
West Virginia:

47.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
West Virginia:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.6%
West Virginia:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.3%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Gassaway:

6.9
West Virginia:

6.9

Overweight people:
Gassaway:

33.7%
West Virginia:

34.2%

General health condition:
Gassaway:

47.6%
West Virginia:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Gassaway:

71.7%
West Virginia:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gassaway, WV Residents
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
Other Government Administration 1$3,914$46,9682$968
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,553$30,6360$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,703$20,4361$575
Totals for Government 3$8,170$32,6803$1,543

4.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,151 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.35%
West Virginia average:

5.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Gilmer County, WV  0.55% ($31,360 average AGI)
from Nicholas County, WV  0.35% ($20,625)
from Clay County, WV  0.28% ($26,769)


4.48% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,088 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.48%
West Virginia average:

5.13%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lewis County, WV  0.35% ($31,875 average AGI)
to Clay County, WV  0.31% ($16,500)
to Gilmer County, WV  0.28% ($20,538)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gassaway:

  • WSGB (1490 AM; 1 kW; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WBUC (1460 AM; 5 kW; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WIWS (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WJLS (560 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WYKM (1250 AM; 5 kW; RUPERT, WV; Owner: MT. STATE B. CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gassaway:

  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WCWV (92.9 FM; SUMMERSVILLE, WV; Owner: R-S BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAFD (100.3 FM; WEBSTER SPRINGS, WV; Owner: J & K BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVPW (88.9 FM; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WMLJ (90.5 FM; SUMMERSVILLE, WV; Owner: GRACE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH)

Gassaway fatal accident list:

Dec 13, 2010 07:17 AM, Sr-4, Lat: 38.65643, Lon: -80.74342, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 4, 1992 02:10 PM, 4, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 37m121ftTotal length
  • $1,881,000Total costs
  • 22,830Total average daily traffic
  • 4,088Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Braxton Cr 4 1/2 Mi Se (Lat: 38.660111 Lon: -80.774833), Call Sign: KIB264
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.8800 MHz, 46.1000 MHzGrant Date: 07/26/2013, Expiration Date: 03/30/2023Registrant: Gassaway Vol Fire Dept, 105 Fifth St, Gassaway, WV 26624, Phone: (304) 364-5262, Email:
  • 5 Mi S On Wv Rt 4 (Lat: 38.667611 Lon: -80.837611), Call Sign: KQE295
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.6400 MHzGrant Date: 02/26/2003, Expiration Date: 03/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 05/04/2013Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 3419 Via Lido 609, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3908, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 515-2544
  • Se Side Of Highland Street In (Lat: 38.668444 Lon: -80.770667), Call Sign: KVM734
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.190 MHzGrant Date: 07/23/2015, Expiration Date: 08/16/2025Registrant: Hope Gas, Inc, 5th Floor, Richmond, VA 23261, Phone: (804) 775-5177, Fax: (804) 771-6570, Email:
  • 5846 Chapel Rd (Lat: 38.798778 Lon: -80.798778), Type: Building, Structure height: 287 m, Overall height: 290 m, Call Sign: WPZU826
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.8800 MHz, 46.1000 MHz, 46.5000 MHzGrant Date: 01/18/2014, Expiration Date: 03/18/2024, Certifier: Dennis WinemillerRegistrant: Chapel Volunteer Fire Department, 5846 Chapel Rd, Gassaway, WV 26624-9524, Phone: (304) 364-8443, Email:
  • Lat: 38.661139 Lon: -80.749417, Call Sign: WQDE928
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, 72.1800 MHzGrant Date: 07/09/2015, Expiration Date: 08/09/2025, Certifier: Kenny SartinRegistrant: Braxton County Memorial Hospital, 100 Hoylman Drive, Gassaway, WV 26624, Phone: (304) 364-1048, Fax: (304) 364-1050, Email:
  • TANK #6 SERVIA RTU-6, In The Se Corner Of The I-79 Servia Interchange / Co Route 11 Intersection (Lat: 38.617028 Lon: -80.947889), Type: Tank, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQMI455
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHzGrant Date: 08/16/2010, Expiration Date: 08/16/2020, Certifier: John TinneyRegistrant: Siemens Water Technologies Corp, 1239 Willow Lake Blvd, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2701
  • BOOSTER #2 / TANK #3, On Summit Avenue, 0.2 Km West Of The Summit Avenue/Co Route 21 Intersection (Lat: 38.634028 Lon: -80.860861), Type: Tank, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQMI698
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHzGrant Date: 08/17/2010, Expiration Date: 08/17/2020, Certifier: John TinneyRegistrant: Siemens Water Technologies Corp, 1239 Willow Lake Blvd, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2701

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • BIG OTTER, Route 1 Box 32a Servia Road (Lat: 38.635722 Lon: -80.975361), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WMG754
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, 6034.15 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • GASSAWAY, 2.1 Mi W Of I79 & Sr 4 (Lat: 38.659556 Lon: -80.769000), Type: Building, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WNTA662
    Assigned Frequencies: 6665.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/17/2009, Expiration Date: 12/28/2019, Certifier: Ernest N Maley JrRegistrant: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, 1333 New Hampshire Ave., Nw, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-4011, Fax: (202) 955-7719, Email:
  • COON KNOB, .1 Mile North I79-Us19 (Lat: 38.621833 Lon: -80.757611), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 109.6 m, Call Sign: WQIM850, Licensee ID: L00123204
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6675.00 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz... (+16 more)Grant Date: 03/21/2008, Expiration Date: 03/21/2018, Certifier: William Ramsey MdRegistrant: West Virginia Division Of Homeland Security And Emergency Management, 1900 Kanawha Blvd, E., Bldg 1 Room Eb-80, Charleston, WV 25305, Phone: (304) 558-5380, Email:
  • GASSAWAY, 2.1 Miles West Of I79 & Sr4 (Lat: 38.659528 Lon: -80.768972), Type: Building, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQNI974
    Assigned Frequencies: 2197.60 MHzGrant Date: 02/17/2011, Expiration Date: 08/16/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/24/2011, Certifier: Tim BurkhartRegistrant: Comsearch, 19700 Janelia Farm Blvd, Ashburn, VA 20147, Phone: (703) 726-5671, Email:
  • GASSAWAY, 2.1 Miles West Of I79 & Sr4 (Lat: 38.659528 Lon: -80.768972), Type: Building, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQNJ693
    Assigned Frequencies: 2197.60 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/2011, Expiration Date: 08/24/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2011, Certifier: Ernest N Maley JrRegistrant: Comsearch, 19700 Janelia Farm, Ashburn, VA 20147, Phone: (703) 726-5671, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gassaway)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11913 , Serial Number: 15075706, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Larry W Anderson, 1525 Elk River Rd, Gassaway, WV 26624
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR20 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360-ES (210 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 16KE , Serial Number: 2091, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 08/03/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy A Robbins, 50 Grapevine Cir, Gassaway, WV 26624
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23359 , Serial Number: 15068900, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 05/13/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Mancel K Carr, 522 Elk River Rd, Gassaway, WV 26624
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 737FD , Serial Number: 17269377, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Meadows Stone & Paving Inc, Po Box 10, Gassaway, WV 26624
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-34-200T (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-360 SER (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8086Q , Serial Number: 34-7970496, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 09/22/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): Meadows Stone & Paving Inc, Po Box 10, Gassaway, WV 26624

Drinking water stations with addresses in Gassaway that have no violations reported:

  • WVAW- GASSAWAY (Address: 1060 RIVERSIDE DRIVE , Population served: 2,127, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 19
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Gassaway

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gassaway, WV
Most common first names in Gassaway, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3978.7 years
James3074.0 years
John2476.5 years
Charles2273.0 years
Robert1672.2 years
Carl1671.0 years
William1570.7 years
Harry1373.2 years
Nellie1176.0 years
Thomas1068.8 years
Most common last names in Gassaway, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Frame2370.6 years
Friend2073.8 years
Carr1878.7 years
Gerwig1784.8 years
Brady1775.2 years
Smith1481.1 years
Rader1479.7 years
Stout1376.8 years
Dobbins1372.6 years
Jones1272.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (64%)
  • Electricity (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Gassaway, WV
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Long John Silver's1
Dairy Queen1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Ford1Microtel1
H&R Block1Pizza Hut1
Kroger1True Value1
La-Z-Boy1U.S. Cellular1

Gassaway compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Gassaway on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Indonesia (population 500+)"
There are 5 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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