For population 25 years and over in Lewisburg:
For population 15 years and over in Lewisburg city:
80 residents are foreign born (0.9% Asia, 0.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,235 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Roanoke, VA (45.1 miles , pop. 94,911).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (124.1 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (322.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Fairlea, WV (1.4 miles ), Ronceverte, WV (2.0 miles ), White Sulphur Springs, WV (2.7 miles ), Alderson, WV (3.5 miles ), Falling Spring, WV (3.7 miles ), Union, WV (4.0 miles ), Rupert, WV (4.2 miles ), Rainelle, WV (4.6 miles ).
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Latitude: 37.80 N, Longitude: 80.44 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,911 (+76.2%)
Area code: 304
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Lewisburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -82 (-2.2%).
Work and jobs in Lewisburg: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lewisburg, West Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lewisburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly below West Virginia state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the Lewisburg city center killed one person and injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/24/1975, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 2.3 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Lewisburg-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above West Virginia state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.3 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 95.4 miles away from Lewisburg center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 93.2 miles away from the city center
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 15.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/26/1995 at 00:36:17, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.9 miles away from Lewisburg center
On 10/28/1997 at 10:36:46, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 97.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Greenbrier County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Landslides: 2, Droughts: 2, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Mason Patrick - Army general, Seth McClung - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Tampa Bay Devil Rays, born: Feb 7, 1981), Homer A. Holt - Politician, Pat Friel - Major League Baseball player, Pat Sullivan (manager) - Major League Baseball manager.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 9.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Lewisburg and their reported violations in the past:LEWISBURG (Population served: 9000, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:DAVIS STUART INC (Population served: 138, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 19.1%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.6% for Black residents, 27.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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12 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles in 2010
59 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
8 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded in 2000
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Religion statistics for Lewisburg (based on Greenbrier County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.62%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
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Lewisburg government finances in 2006(per resident):
5.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,472 average adjusted gross income)
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:
4.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,889 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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Lewisburg fatal accident list:
Apr 26, 2008 05:18 AM, Us-219, Lat: 37.806511, Lon: -80.437039, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 26, 2008 06:19 PM, I-64, Lat: 37.858061, Lon: -80.515281, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 16, 1991 02:43 AM, 219, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 11, 1987 06:50 PM, 219, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 14, 1982 03:38 AM, Us.Rt.219, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 4, 1977 10:15 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total average daily traffic: 23,400
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,596
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lewisburg)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Lewisburg, WV)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lewisburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lewisburg)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2014.