Jefferson, West Virginia

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Population in 2010: 676.
Population change since 2000: +19.2%
Males: 326  (48.2%)
Females: 350  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

41.7 years
West Virginia median age:

42.4 years

Zip codes: 25177.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $20,475 (it was $16,384 in 2000)
Jefferson:

$20,475
WV:

$43,469

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $11,407 (it was $8,746 in 2000)

Jefferson town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $71,616 (it was $48,000 in 2000)
Jefferson:

$71,616
WV:

$119,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $57,330; detached houses: $67,060; mobile homes: $20,536

Median gross rent in 2017: $899.

March 2019 cost of living index in Jefferson: 87.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 51.9%
(53.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 70.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Jefferson, WV (2010)
    • 56483.4%White alone
    • 8712.9%Black alone
    • 182.7%Two or more races
    • 71.0%Hispanic

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


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 10 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

11.83
West Virginia average:

1.76
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Ancestries: English (20.8%), German (20.3%), American (17.3%), Italian (14.3%), Irish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 03/22/1997

Elevation: 590 feet

Land area: 0.32 square miles.

Population density: 2,109 people per square mile   (low).

Jefferson, West Virginia map

19 residents are foreign born (1.9% Europe, 1.4% Latin America).

This town:

3.4%
West Virginia:

1.1%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Jefferson town:

0.5% ($245)
West Virginia:

0.6% ($378)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (8.1 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (129.3 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (372.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Dunbar, WV (1.5 miles ),
St. Albans, WV (1.5 miles ),
Cross Lanes, WV (2.0 miles ),
South Charleston, WV (2.0 miles ),
Nitro, WV (2.0 miles ),
Upper Falls, WV (2.0 miles ),
Tornado, WV (2.1 miles ),
Poca, WV (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 38.37 N, Longitude: 81.78 W

Distribution of median household income in Jefferson, WV in 2017
Distribution of house value in Jefferson, WV in 2017

Property values in Jefferson, WV

Jefferson satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
West Virginia:

5.3%
Most common industries in Jefferson, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Repair & maintenance (12.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (9.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.3%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (8.7%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Repair & maintenance (22.0%)
  • Construction (15.9%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (15.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.0%)
  • Social assistance (9.8%)
  • Truck transportation (7.3%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (6.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (25.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (20.6%)
  • Health care (17.6%)
  • Chemicals (7.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (7.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
Most common occupations in Jefferson, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (11.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (10.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.7%)
  • Motor vehicle operators, except bus and truck drivers (8.7%)
  • Architects, surveyors, and cartographers (8.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (18.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (15.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (13.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.0%)
  • Motor vehicle operators, except bus and truck drivers (9.8%)
  • Architects, surveyors, and cartographers (8.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (25.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (13.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Architects, surveyors, and cartographers (7.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7.4%)
  • Life and physical scientists (7.4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.4%)

Average climate in Jefferson, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Jefferson, West Virginia average temperatures Jefferson, West Virginia average precipitation Jefferson, West Virginia humidity Jefferson, West Virginia wind speed Jefferson, West Virginia snowfall Jefferson, West Virginia sunshine Jefferson, 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 8.8 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 3.5 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 8.4 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 4.6 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 4.6 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 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00349
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Jefferson-area historical tornado activity is slightly below West Virginia state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.3 miles away from the Jefferson 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 40.3 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jefferson-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 118.1 miles away from Jefferson 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 227.7 miles away from Jefferson 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 115.1 miles away from Jefferson center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 81.6 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 84.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 225.7 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).
Jefferson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Jefferson:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - RIVERSIDE (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, WV)
  • ARC GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 2 miles away; DUNBAR, WV)
  • HUDSON STREET GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 2 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, WV)
  • HANSFORD STREET GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 3 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, WV)
  • KANAWHA HOSPICE CARE, INC. (Hospital, about 3 miles away; DUNBAR, WV)
  • VALLEY CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV)
  • FMC - KANAWHA COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; DUNBAR, WV)

Amtrak station near Jefferson:

  • 8 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 Jefferson:

  • West Virginia State University (about 1 miles; Institute, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,133)
  • Marshall University (about 36 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 48 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 51 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 61 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 69 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)
  • Shawnee State University (about 71 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)

Points of interest:

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

Creek: Upton Creek (A). 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
Average household size:
This town:

2.2 people
West Virginia:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

51.9%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

11.5%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Jefferson in 2010:

  • 90 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 47 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 15 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Jefferson in 2000:

  • 88 people in nursing homes
  • 35 people in halfway houses
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in other group homes

For population 15 years and over in Jefferson:

Marital status in Jefferson, WV
  • Never married: 24.6%
  • Now married: 36.4%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 17.3%
  • Divorced: 20.9%

For population 25 years and over in Jefferson:

  • High school or higher: 64.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
West Virginia average:

10.8

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Jefferson, WV (based on Kanawha County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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.
West Virginia:

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

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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

12.1%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.6%
West Virginia:

31.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.0%
State:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Jefferson:

46.5%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.1%
State:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Jefferson:

29.9
West Virginia:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Jefferson:

18.9%
West Virginia:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.6%
West Virginia:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

32.2%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

51.8%
West Virginia:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Jefferson:

82.7%
West Virginia:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Jefferson, WV Residents

4.58% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,214 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.58%
West Virginia average:

5.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Putnam County, WV  0.69% ($44,780 average AGI)
from Cabell County, WV  0.24% ($30,903)
from Fayette County, WV  0.16% ($34,483)


5.35% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($56,107 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
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 Putnam County, WV  0.87% ($49,738 average AGI)
to Cabell County, WV  0.25% ($37,543)
to Jackson County, WV  0.15% ($46,532)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jefferson:

  • 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)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WBES (1240 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WJYP (1300 AM; 1 kW; ST. ALBANS, WV)
  • WZZW (1600 AM; 5 kW; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOKU (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HURRICANE, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jefferson:

  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WQBE-FM (97.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZJO (94.5 FM; DUNBAR, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WJYP-FM (100.9 FM; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WVSR-FM (102.7 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKWS (96.1 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WRVZ (98.7 FM; POCATALICO, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVAF (99.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WKAZ (107.3 FM; MIAMI, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WXAF (90.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVPN (88.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WZAC-FM (92.5 FM; DANVILLE, WV; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKVW (93.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, WV; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WCIR-FM (103.7 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • W208AK (89.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: LOWER OHIO VALLEY EDUCATIONAL CORP.)
  • WVOW-FM (101.9 FM; LOGAN, WV; Owner: LOGAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEMM (107.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO. OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Jefferson:

  • 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.)
  • W31CA (Channel 31; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WSAZ-TV (Channel 3; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W16CE (Channel 16; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W36CR (Channel 36; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WOWB-LP (Channel 53; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)

Jefferson fatal accident list:

Mar 4, 2015 04:59 PM, Us-60, Lat: 38.371389, Lon: -81.770561, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 30, 2008 09:45 PM, Us-60, Lat: 38.375770, Lon: -81.782550, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 11, 2007 09:54 PM, Us-60, Lat: 38.357044, Lon: -81.754150, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 30, 2007 07:46 PM, Us-60, Lat: 38.375544, Lon: -81.781325, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$63,6301$60,1405$86,6501$44,1701$77,470
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$62,6100$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$38,0601$62,3500$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0134.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$95,310
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0134.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Jefferson, WV
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Jefferson, WV - Value

2007 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2007 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 8. The highest number of fires - 18 took place in 2014, and the least - 1 in 2007. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Jefferson, WV When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (70.3%), and Outside Fires (21.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Jefferson, WV
    • 7170.3%Structure Fires
    • 2221.8%Outside Fires
    • 65.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 22.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Jefferson, WV
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Jefferson, WV
  • 64.2%Utility gas
  • 35.8%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Jefferson, WV
  • 70.2%Electricity
  • 15.9%Utility gas
  • 13.9%No fuel used


Jefferson compared to West Virginia state average:

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

Jefferson on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 500+"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
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