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Zip codes: 26574, 26588.
Grant Town, WV residents, houses, and apartments details
Ancestries: German (22.7%), Irish (19.5%), Italian (8.7%), French (5.8%), Dutch (5.3%), Scottish (4.6%).
Current Local Time: EST time zone
Elevation: 1010 feet
Land area: 0.55 square miles.
10 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $550 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $414 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (62.1 miles , pop. 334,563).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (269.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Rivesville, WV (1.9 miles ),
Barrackville, WV (2.0 miles ),
Fairview, WV (2.1 miles ),
Farmington, WV (2.2 miles ),
Middletown district, WV (2.3 miles)
Fairmont, WV (2.4 miles ),
Idamay, WV (2.4 miles ),
Monongah, WV (2.7 miles ).
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Latitude: 39.56 N, Longitude: 80.18 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 304
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Grant Town-area historical tornado activity is above West Virginia state average. It is 37% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/3/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Grant Town town center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 10/1/1986, a category F3 tornado 36.7 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Birthplace of: Tom Wilson (cartoonist) - Cartoonist.
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Notable location: Grant Town Volunteer Fire Department Station 37 (A). Display/hide its location on the map
Church in Grant Town: Ballah Chapel Monumental United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map
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Past monitoring violations:
CCR Complete Failure to Report - In JUL-2002, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JUL-30-2002)
One minor monitoring violation
Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Grant Town, WV
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Water Utilities: $10,000 ($16.29)
Financial Administration: $55,000 ($89.58)
Police Protection: $25,000 ($40.72)
Regular Highways: $14,000 ($22.80)
Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($14.66)
NEC: $16,000 ($26.06)
Public Utilities: $16,000 ($26.06)
Other Selective Sales: $3,000 ($4.89)
4.98% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,509 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
5.12% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,535 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.
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