Marmet, West Virginia

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Population in 2017: 1,410 (90% urban, 10% rural).
Population change since 2000: -16.7%
 
Males: 648  (46.0%)
Females: 762  (54.0%)
Median resident age:

47.2 years
West Virginia median age:

42.4 years

Zip codes: 25315.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,214 (it was $29,779 in 2000)
Marmet:

$37,214
WV:

$43,469

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,915 (it was $16,803 in 2000)

Marmet city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $86,685 (it was $58,100 in 2000)
Marmet:

$86,685
WV:

$119,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $140,437; detached houses: $149,741; townhouses or other attached units: $129,048; in 2-unit structures: $159,186; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $98,298; mobile homes: $57,471

Median gross rent in 2017: $646.

March 2019 cost of living index in Marmet: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.9%
(22.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Marmet, WV (2010)
    • 1,44596.1%White alone
    • 241.6%Black alone
    • 231.5%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Hispanic
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Marmet, West Virginia as of January 21, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Marmet is 272 to 1.


Crime rates in Marmet by year

Type

2005

2013

2014

2015

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(201.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(143.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
6
(403.0)
9
(610.2)
5
(342.2)
7
(486.1)
4
(286.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(304.9)
18
(1,209)
13
(881.4)
14
(958.2)
25
(1,736)
18
(1,288)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(67.2)
4
(271.2)
5
(342.2)
4
(277.8)
1
(71.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.4)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)12.2142.499.789.7125.7105.9

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City-data.com crime index in Marmet, WV

Crime rate in Marmet detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.58
West Virginia average:

2.58
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Ancestries: American (28.3%), English (17.2%), Irish (11.6%), Polish (6.9%), German (4.5%), Italian (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1921

Elevation: 604 feet

Land area: 1.41 square miles.

Population density: 1,002 people per square mile   (low).

Marmet, West Virginia map

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
West Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $766 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $578 (0.8%)

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

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (142.8 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (365.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Belle, WV (1.3 miles ),
Chesapeake, WV (1.5 miles ),
Rand, WV (1.6 miles ),
Chelyan, WV (2.3 miles ),
Coal Fork, WV (2.3 miles ),
Shrewsbury, WV (2.4 miles ),
East Bank, WV (2.6 miles ),
Cedar Grove, WV (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 38.25 N, Longitude: 81.57 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

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

Property values in Marmet, WV

Marmet satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $32,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $32,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $32,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $32,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $32,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Marmet, WV residents
Average permit cost in Marmet, WV
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
West Virginia:

5.3%
Most common industries in Marmet, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.0%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.9%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (9.4%)
  • Public administration (7.9%)
  • Health care (7.3%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Construction (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Marmet, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.5%)

Average climate in Marmet, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Marmet, West Virginia average temperatures Marmet, West Virginia average precipitation Marmet, West Virginia humidity Marmet, West Virginia wind speed Marmet, West Virginia snowfall Marmet, West Virginia sunshine Marmet, 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 7.4 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 6.7 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 7.4 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 7.7 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 7.6 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 0.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00349
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Marmet-area historical tornado activity is below West Virginia state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 52.5 miles away from the Marmet city 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 42.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Marmet-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 129.1 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 233.0 miles away from Marmet 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 125.8 miles away from Marmet center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 74.8 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 78.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 233.2 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).
Marmet topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Marmet:

  • MARMET CENTER (ONE SUTPHIN DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Marmet:

  • HIGHLAND HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • HEARTLAND OF CHARLESTON (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • FMS - CHARLESTON (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF WEST VIRGINIA (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • EAST END GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 8 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • CHARLESTON AREA MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • ARTHUR B. HODGES CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)

Amtrak stations near Marmet:

  • 9 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.
  • 14 miles: MONTGOMERY (WASHINGTON ST. & 3RD AVE.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marmet:

  • West Virginia State University (about 15 miles; Institute, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,133)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 37 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)
  • Marshall University (about 49 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 61 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • Concord University (about 65 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 68 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 77 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)

Public elementary/middle school in Marmet:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Marmet: Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority Station 158 (A), Marmet Community Volunteer Fire Department (B), Marmet City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Marmet include: Reynolds Memorial United Methodist Church (A), Church of the Nazarene (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creek: Lens 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 city:

2.3 people
West Virginia:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.4%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.8%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
90 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
67 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Marmet (2011 data):

  • City National Bank of West Virginia: Marmet Branch at 9005 Maccorkle Avenue, branch established on 1996/04/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Marmet:

Marital status in Marmet, WV
  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 46.0%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in Marmet:

  • High school or higher: 82.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
West Virginia average:

10.8

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

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Religion statistics for Marmet, 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.
State:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Kanawha County:

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
Kanawha County:

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Kanawha County:

12.1%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Kanawha County:

29.6%
State:

31.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Kanawha County:

12.0%
West Virginia:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.8%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

51.7%
West Virginia:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Marmet:

29.0
West Virginia:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Marmet:

19.8%
West Virginia:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.4%
West Virginia:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Marmet:

6.9
West Virginia:

6.9

Overweight people:
Marmet:

41.9%
West Virginia:

34.2%

General health condition:
Marmet:

57.6%
West Virginia:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.2%
West Virginia:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Marmet, 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
Water Supply 5$7,353$17,6470$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$6,499$19,4972$845
Sewerage 3$4,893$19,5721$273
Financial Administration 2$3,325$19,9500$0
Streets and Highways 2$3,627$21,7620$0
Other Government Administration 1$1,526$18,3128$2,415
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$150
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$616
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$396
Totals for Government 17$27,223$19,21615$4,695

Marmet government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $995,000 ($705.67)
    Police Protection: $449,000 ($318.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $231,000 ($163.83)
    Regular Highways: $217,000 ($153.90)
    Financial Administration: $209,000 ($148.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $55,000 ($39.01)
    Public Welfare - Other: $17,000 ($12.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $84,000 ($59.57)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,000 ($0.71)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $365,000 ($258.87)

Marmet government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $491,000 ($348.23)
    Other: $44,000 ($31.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($8.51)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $107,000 ($75.89)
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000 ($2.84)
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,000 ($2.84)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $8,000 ($5.67)
  • Tax - Occupation and Business License - Other: $431,000 ($305.67)
    Property: $199,000 ($141.13)
    Public Utilities Sales: $54,000 ($38.30)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $40,000 ($28.37)
    Other: $28,000 ($19.86)
    Other License: $4,000 ($2.84)

Marmet government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,111,000 ($1497.16)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,041,000 ($1447.52)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $70,000 ($49.65)

Marmet government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,348,000 ($956.03)

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)
Businesses in Marmet, WV
NameCountNameCount
Ford1Rite Aid1
Hardee's1Subway1
Kroger1U-Haul1
Long John Silver's1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Marmet:

  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • 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)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSWW (1490 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WIWS (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJLS (560 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WBES (1240 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WWNR (620 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: DYNASTAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WMON (1340 AM; 1 kW; MONTGOMERY, WV; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marmet:

  • WKAZ (107.3 FM; MIAMI, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WXAF (90.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKVW (93.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, WV; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WVAF (99.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WKWS (96.1 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WCIR-FM (103.7 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVSR-FM (102.7 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRVZ (98.7 FM; POCATALICO, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WZAC-FM (92.5 FM; DANVILLE, WV; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQBE-FM (97.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVPN (88.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WZJO (94.5 FM; DUNBAR, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • W208AK (89.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: LOWER OHIO VALLEY EDUCATIONAL CORP.)
  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WJYP-FM (100.9 FM; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVOW-FM (101.9 FM; LOGAN, WV; Owner: LOGAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMTD-FM (102.3 FM; HINTON, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Marmet:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WOAY-TV (Channel 4; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: THOMAS BROADCASTING CO.)
  • W31CA (Channel 31; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WOWB-LP (Channel 53; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • Marmet, West Virginia
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:4
  • Fatalities12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents25
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • West Virginia average
  • Fatal accident count3130
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents4519
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons724
  • Fatalities3494
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents7738
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents146
See more detailed statistics of Marmet fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 262ft / 80.5mTotal length
  • $1,475,000Total costs
  • 210,069Total average daily traffic
  • 33,303Total average daily truck traffic
  • 319,594Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Marmet, WV - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 151980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Marmet, WV

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Marmet)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Int Of Srs 61 & 119 (Lat: 38.243722 Lon: -81.566778), Call Sign: WYG241,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.145 MHz, 155.745 MHz, Grant Date: 08/27/2013, Expiration Date: 11/14/2023, Registrant: Kanawha County Metro 911, 200 Peyton Way, Charleston, WV 25309-8627, Phone: (304) 746-7911, Fax: (304) 746-7914, Email:
  • L6, Lat: 38.245389 Lon: -81.568167, Call Sign: KGL770,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.785 MHz, Grant Date: 11/07/2014, Expiration Date: 01/10/2025, Certifier: L W Allen, Registrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 6735 Southpoint Dr S, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6013, Email:
  • Sr 61 & Railroad (Lat: 38.255389 Lon: -81.574000), Call Sign: KNIC423,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.230 MHz, Grant Date: 09/04/2013, Expiration Date: 11/17/2023, Registrant: Csx Transportation, 6735 Southpoint Dr. S, 4th Flr, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6048, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 11003 Mc Corkle Ave (Lat: 38.235944 Lon: -81.554833), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: KVR493,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.600 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 05/15/1996, Expiration Date: 06/21/2001, Cancellation Date: 09/23/2001, Registrant: River Point Processing Co, Marmet, WV 25315

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB8PTS, Grant Date: 09/21/1993, Expiration Date: 09/21/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/22/2005, Registrant: Harold L Clark, 754 Clark Dr, Marmet, WV 25315
  • Call Sign: KC8KPL, Licensee ID: L00232755, Grant Date: 07/13/1998, Expiration Date: 07/13/2008, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2000, Registrant: Rok L Hoblitzell, 735 85th St, Marmet, WV 25315
  • Call Sign: KC8LXJ, Grant Date: 03/08/1999, Expiration Date: 03/08/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2011, Registrant: Timothy E Miller, Hc 81 Box 177, Marmet, WV 25315
  • Call Sign: WD8IMG, Licensee ID: L01324098, Grant Date: 09/18/2007, Expiration Date: 10/24/2017, Registrant: John E Thompson, 901 98th St, Marmet, WV 25315
  • Call Sign: W8ROK, Previous Call Sign: KC8KPL, Licensee ID: L00232755, Grant Date: 03/03/2010, Expiration Date: 05/16/2020, Certifier: Rok L Hoblitzell, Registrant: Rok L Hoblitzell, 735 85th Street, Marmet, WV 25315

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$165,4401$204,970
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$67,140
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0123.00

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 38
Fire incident types in Marmet, WV

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Marmet, WV
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Marmet, WV
  • 66.5%Utility gas
  • 33.5%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Marmet, WV
  • 62.5%Electricity
  • 37.5%Utility gas


Marmet compared to West Virginia state average:

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