Glasgow, West Virginia

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Population in 2014: 888 (93% urban, 7% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.4%
Males: 423  (47.7%)
Females: 465  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  52.2 years
West Virginia median age:  42.3 years

Zip codes: 25110.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,974 (it was $35,526 in 2000)
Glasgow:

$42,974
WV:

$43,385

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,445 (it was $15,632 in 2000)

Glasgow town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $87,778 (it was $64,400 in 2000)
Glasgow:

$87,778
WV:

$117,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $107,473; Detached houses: $108,484; Mobile homes: $82,325

Median gross rent in 2016: $748.

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  • Races in Glasgow, WV (2010)

    Glasgow races chart
    • 88397.6%White alone
    • 131.4%Black alone
    • 50.6%Two or more races
    • 30.3%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Glasgow: 85.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (27.4%), American (22.2%), English (9.1%), German (7.1%), European (4.4%), Scottish (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/20/1920

Elevation: 620 feet

Land area: 0.44 square miles.

Population density: 2,013 people per square mile   (low).

Glasgow,WV real estate house value index trend

Glasgow, West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Glasgow:

  • High school or higher: 81.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Glasgow town:

  • Never married: 23.2%
  • Now married: 52.8%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 14.7%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

1 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.1%
West Virginia:

1.1%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Glasgow, West Virginia as of January 18, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Glasgow to the number of sex offenders is 382 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $882 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $580 (0.7%)

Glasgow satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (14.8 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (148.9 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (358.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Cedar Grove, WV (0.8 miles ), East Bank, WV (1.1 miles ), Pratt, WV (1.4 miles ), Shrewsbury, WV (1.6 miles ), Handley, WV (1.9 miles ), Chelyan, WV (2.0 miles ), Montgomery, WV (2.4 miles ), Chesapeake, WV (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,100
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.21 N, Longitude: 81.42 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

Glasgow household income distribution Glasgow home values distribution

Property values in Glasgow, WV


Crime rates in Glasgow by Year
Type 2002 2004 2005 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0111.90.0
Robberies 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 000110
per 100,000 0.00.00.0111.0111.90.0
Burglaries 021166
per 100,000 0.0264.2132.6111.0671.1673.4
Theft 24251517
per 100,000 256.4528.4265.3554.91,677.91,908.0
Auto thefts 200022
per 100,000 256.40.00.00.0223.7224.5
Arson 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 282.2) 32.041.319.952.2243.8141.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Glasgow detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.44
West Virginia average:

2.44
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.8%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -104 (-11.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Utilities (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (22%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (3%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Glasgow, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Glasgow, West Virginia average temperatures Glasgow, West Virginia average precipitation Glasgow, West Virginia humidity Glasgow, West Virginia wind speed Glasgow, West Virginia snowfall Glasgow, West Virginia sunshine Glasgow, West Virginia clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Glasgow-area historical tornado activity is below West Virginia state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 59.4 miles away from the Glasgow town center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.1 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Glasgow-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 81% 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 136.9 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 233.2 miles away from Glasgow 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 133.5 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 75.1 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 79.0 miles away from Glasgow center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 234.9 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 Kanawha County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 14, Landslides: 8, Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Mudslides: 3, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Glasgow topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Glasgow:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - GLASGOW (PO BOX 350)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Glasgow:

  • MONTGOMERY GEN. ELDERLY CARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MONTGOMERY, WV)
  • HIGHLAND HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • HEARTLAND OF CHARLESTON (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • FMS - CHARLESTON (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF WEST VIRGINIA (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • MEADOWBROOK ACRES (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • OAK RIDGE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)

Amtrak stations near Glasgow:

  • 6 miles: MONTGOMERY (WASHINGTON ST. & 3RD AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: CHARLESTON (350 MCCORKLE AVE. SE) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Glasgow:

  • West Virginia State University (about 22 miles; Institute, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,133)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 32 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)
  • Marshall University (about 57 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Concord University (about 60 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 69 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 70 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 83 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)

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Notable location: Glasgow Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Kanawha Valley Memorial Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 60.4. This is better than average.

City:

60.4
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.61. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.61
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.06. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.06
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00355. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00355
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 17.5%
(14.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.5% 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:  72.2%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.2%
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: 0.3% of all households
101 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Banks with branches in Glasgow (2011 data):

  • City National Bank of West Virginia: Glasgow Branch at 102 Melrose Drive, branch established on 1987/01/02. 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:

9.4
West Virginia average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Glasgow town (based on Kanawha County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant31,202219
Mainline Protestant27,583114
Catholic7,33111
Black Protestant3,11412
Other2,02010
Orthodox1,1362
None120,677-
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: 47
Kanawha County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Kanawha County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 98
Kanawha County:

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 132
Here:

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Kanawha County:

29.6%
West Virginia:

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

12.0%
State:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Glasgow:

47.5%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Glasgow:

43.3%
West Virginia:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Glasgow:

28.0
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

26.4%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.4%
West Virginia:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Glasgow:

6.5
West Virginia:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

26.9%
West Virginia:

34.2%

General health condition:
Glasgow:

52.3%
State:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Glasgow:

83.5%
West Virginia:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Glasgow, 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
Other Government Administration 1$1,600$19,2008$2,724
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,384$28,6082$1,132
Firefighters 0$0 2$194
Streets and Highways 2$4,180$25,0805$4,010
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$306
Totals for Government 4$8,164$24,49218$8,366

Glasgow government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $21,000 ($23.65)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $104,000 ($117.12)
    Water Utilities: $67,000 ($75.45)
    Police Protection: $66,000 ($74.32)
    Sewerage: $47,000 ($52.93)
    General - Other: $47,000 ($52.93)
    Financial Administration: $33,000 ($37.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($34.91)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($11.26)
    Health Services - Other: $3,000 ($3.38)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($3.38)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($2.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $247,000 ($278.15)

Glasgow government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $43,000 ($48.42)
    All Other: $24,000 ($27.03)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $19,000 ($21.40)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.13)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $73,000 ($82.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $20,000 ($22.52)
    All Other: $1,000 ($1.13)
  • Tax - Property: $265,000 ($298.42)
    NEC: $109,000 ($122.75)

Glasgow government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $34,000 ($38.29)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $34,000 ($38.29)

Glasgow government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $150,000 ($168.92)

4.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,694 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.25%
West Virginia average:

5.16%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($166 average AGI)
Kanawha County:

0.02%
West Virginia average:

0.01%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Putnam County, WV  0.67% ($34,084 average AGI)
from Cabell County, WV  0.20% ($28,007)
from Fayette County, WV  0.15% ($25,781)


4.52% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,688 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.52%
West Virginia average:

5.13%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($169 average AGI)
Kanawha County:

0.02%
West Virginia average:

0.02%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Putnam County, WV  0.87% ($40,643 average AGI)
to Cabell County, WV  0.21% ($33,184)
to Jackson County, WV  0.13% ($41,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Glasgow:

  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMON (1340 AM; 1 kW; MONTGOMERY, WV; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVTS (950 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, 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)
  • WJLS (560 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WWNR (620 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: DYNASTAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSWW (1490 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WVOW (1290 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, WV; Owner: LOGAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Glasgow:

  • WKVW (93.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, WV; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WKAZ (107.3 FM; MIAMI, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WXAF (90.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCIR-FM (103.7 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WVPN (88.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WRVZ (98.7 FM; POCATALICO, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WZAC-FM (92.5 FM; DANVILLE, WV; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAXS (94.1 FM; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: PLATEAU BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVSR-FM (102.7 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WVPB (91.7 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WZJO (94.5 FM; DUNBAR, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WQBE-FM (97.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMTD-FM (102.3 FM; HINTON, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WTNJ (105.9 FM; MOUNT HOPE, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVOW-FM (101.9 FM; LOGAN, WV; Owner: LOGAN BROADCASTING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Glasgow:

  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WOAY-TV (Channel 4; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: THOMAS BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W16CE (Channel 16; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)

Glasgow fatal accident list:

Oct 1, 2010 01:31 PM, Us-60, Lat: 38.21350, Lon: -81.42363, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 3
Oct 4, 2009 04:40 PM, Us-60, Lat: 38.21350, Lon: -81.38981, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1/2 Mi S Crs 81 & Sr 21 (Lat: 38.227889 Lon: -81.429000), Call Sign: WYC732
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.145 MHz, 155.745 MHzGrant Date: 08/27/2013, Expiration Date: 11/14/2023Registrant: Kanawha County Metro 911, 200 Peyton Way, Charleston, WV 25309-8627, Phone: (304) 746-7911, Fax: (304) 746-7914, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, Power Plant 0.5 Mile Se Of (Lat: 38.204250 Lon: -81.421500), Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: KDL83
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/12/1997, Expiration Date: 03/12/2002, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2002Registrant: American Electric Power, 1 Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH 43215-2373, Phone: (614) 223-3588, Fax: (614) 223-3535

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Off State Highway 60 (Lat: 38.220639 Lon: -81.406222), Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: KUS223
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHzGrant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019Registrant: Attorney At Law, 2154 Wisconsin Avenue, Nw, Ste 250, Washington, DC 20007-2280, Phone: (202) 223-3772, Fax: (202) 315-3587, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA8VLG, Grant Date: 01/12/1998, Expiration Date: 01/12/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2010, Registrant: Gregory A Ring, Box 232 128 5th Ave, Glasgow, WV 25086
  • Call Sign: KB8PTP, Licensee ID: L00706110, Grant Date: 06/24/2003, Expiration Date: 09/21/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/22/2015, Registrant: Samuel A Brown, Glasgow, WV 25086
  • Call Sign: KB8PUP, Grant Date: 09/21/1993, Expiration Date: 09/21/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/22/2005, Registrant: Rodney S Robinson, Box 512 135 1/2 2nd St, Glasgow, WV 25086
  • Call Sign: KB8TSE, Licensee ID: L00851500, Grant Date: 06/18/2014, Expiration Date: 07/14/2024, Certifier: Marlin W Hudnall, Registrant: Marlin W Hudnall, 205 5th Ave, Glasgow, WV 25086
  • Call Sign: KB8ZAB, Licensee ID: L00971050, Grant Date: 01/31/2005, Expiration Date: 04/20/2015, Certifier: Josh A Moss, Registrant: Josh A Moss, Glasgow, WV 25086
  • Call Sign: KD8YOO, Licensee ID: L01866056, Grant Date: 05/14/2014, Expiration Date: 05/14/2024, Certifier: Matthew A Leavitt, Registrant: Matthew A Leavitt, 113 Tompkins Ave, Glasgow, WV 25086

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

GLASGOW TOWN OF (Address: DRAWER 130 , Population served: 970, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2014 and MAY-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2014 and MAY-2014, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In DEC-30-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-27-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between DEC-2013 and FEB-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-15-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-15-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between DEC-2013 and FEB-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-15-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-15-2014)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Glasgow, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1679.0 years
John1575.5 years
Charles1574.1 years
James1366.1 years
George1177.4 years
William968.6 years
Joseph978.6 years
Robert872.0 years
Ernest776.1 years
Martha780.1 years
Most common last names in Glasgow, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hudnall2075.3 years
Martin1875.2 years
Buckley871.4 years
Phillips871.1 years
Moore775.8 years
Smith778.7 years
Young675.3 years
Withrow678.6 years
Bowe673.0 years
White680.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (29%)

Glasgow compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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