Masontown, West Virginia

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Population in 2014: 547 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.5%
 
Males: 258  (47.2%)
Females: 289  (52.8%)
Median resident age:  34.3 years
West Virginia median age:  42.2 years

Zip codes: 26542.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $46,786 (it was $22,750 in 2000)
Masontown:

$46,786
WV:

$42,019

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $22,704 (it was $12,927 in 2000)

Masontown town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $87,369 (it was $52,400 in 2000)
Masontown:

$87,369
WV:

$112,100

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $87,260; Detached houses: $93,344; Mobile homes: $22,593

Median gross rent in 2015: $638.

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  • Races in Masontown, WV (2010)

    Masontown races chart
    • 53798.4%White alone
    • 40.7%Two or more races
    • 30.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.4%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Masontown: 85.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (54.5%), Italian (11.5%), German (11.2%), English (11.0%), Scotch-Irish (3.7%), Irish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1800 feet

Land area: 0.28 square miles.

Population density: 1,944 people per square mile   (low).

Masontown, West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Masontown:

  • High school or higher: 88.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Masontown town:

  • Never married: 30.0%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
West Virginia:

1.1%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Masontown, West Virginia as of October 16, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Masontown to the number of sex offenders is 92 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $420 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $384 (0.5%)

Masontown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (62.2 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (249.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Reedsville, WV (1.7 miles ), Brookhaven, WV (2.6 miles ), Kingwood, WV (2.9 miles ), Cheat Lake, WV (2.9 miles ), Albright, WV (3.1 miles ), Morgantown, WV (3.1 miles ), Westover, WV (3.3 miles ), Tunnelton, WV (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $50,000

Latitude: 39.55 N, Longitude: 79.80 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

Masontown household income distribution Masontown home values distribution

Crime rates in Masontown by Year
Type 2001 2003 2004 2005 2007
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 01000
per 100,000 0.0155.30.00.00.0
Theft 00020
per 100,000 0.00.00.0310.10.0
Auto thefts 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 317.2) 0.011.10.012.40.0

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Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 3 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.66
West Virginia average:

2.08
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -103 (-13.7%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (30%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Information (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (28%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Masontown, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Masontown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above West Virginia state average. It is 56% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the Masontown town center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.2 miles away from the town center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Masontown-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 137.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 158.8 miles away from Masontown center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 241.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 170.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 206.7 miles away from Masontown center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 173.5 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 Preston County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Masontown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Masontown:

  • REM-WV, INC., BROOKHAVEN ROAD (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • PRESTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; KINGWOOD, WV)
  • HEARTLAND OF PRESTON COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; KINGWOOD, WV)
  • PRESTON MEMORIAL HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; KINGWOOD, WV)
  • REM-WV, INC., WHITE AVENUE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • REM-WV, INC., CURTIS AVENUE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Masontown:

  • West Virginia University (about 11 miles; Morgantown, WV; Full-time enrollment: 27,429)
  • Fairmont State University (about 20 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,714)
  • Waynesburg University (about 32 miles; Waynesburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 36 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,773)
  • Frostburg State University (about 47 miles; Frostburg, MD; FT enrollment: 4,944)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 49 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)
  • Seton Hill University (about 54 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)

Public elementary/middle school in Masontown:

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Notable location: Masontown Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Company 6 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Preston County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 55.7. This is better than average.

City:

55.7
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.73
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 24.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.01. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.01
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00478. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00478
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 11.1%
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.4%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.4%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Masontown (2011 data):

  • Wesbanco Bank, Inc.: Masontown Branch at Route 7, Main Street, branch established on 1984/11/15. Info updated 2009/04/02: Bank assets: $5,520.2 mil, Deposits: $4,394.5 mil, headquarters in Wheeling, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Wesbanco, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
West Virginia average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Masontown town (based on Preston County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,77761
Evangelical Protestant2,30237
Catholic1,3495
Other3663
None24,726-
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: 5
Preston County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Preston County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Preston County:

6.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

4.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.6%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Preston County:

29.0%
West Virginia:

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

8.6%
State:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Masontown:

46.8%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.3%
West Virginia:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
West Virginia:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.3%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.0%
West Virginia:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Masontown:

7.1
West Virginia:

6.9

Overweight people:
Masontown:

34.3%
West Virginia:

34.2%

General health condition:
Masontown:

55.2%
West Virginia:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

82.4%
State:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Masontown, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 3$2,035
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$460
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$250
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$1,109
Water Supply 1$3,321$39,8520$0
Totals for Government 1$3,321$39,85211$3,854

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $134,000 ($244.97)
    Police Protection: $29,000 ($53.02)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($34.73)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($18.28)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($9.14)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($7.31)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $112,000 ($204.75)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $37,000 ($67.64)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $35,000 ($63.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($1.83)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $169,000 ($308.96)
  • Tax - Property: $31,000 ($56.67)
    Public Utilities: $19,000 ($34.73)
    NEC: $2,000 ($3.66)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $742,000 ($1356.49)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $727,000 ($1329.07)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($27.42)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $75,000 ($137.11)

4.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,498 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.23%
West Virginia average:

5.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Monongalia County, WV  1.35% ($37,183 average AGI)
from Garrett County, MD  0.26% ($25,586)
from Fayette County, PA  0.13% ($34,467)


4.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,671 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.41%
West Virginia average:

5.13%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Monongalia County, WV  1.61% ($39,536 average AGI)
to Garrett County, MD  0.36% ($21,317)
to Marion County, WV  0.28% ($31,781)

Strongest AM radio stations in Masontown:

  • WAJR (1440 AM; 5 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WCLG (1300 AM; 3 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: BOWERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFSP (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: WFSP, INC.)
  • WMMN (920 AM; 5 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FANTASIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WFRB (560 AM; 5 kW; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WASP (1130 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BROWNSVILLE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMBS (590 AM; 1 kW; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: FAYETTE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Masontown:

  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WRIJ (106.9 FM; MASONTOWN, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INC.)
  • WFSP-FM (107.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: WFSP, INC.)
  • WKMM (96.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: MARPAT CORPORATION)
  • WVAQ (101.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WZST (100.9 FM; WESTOVER, WV; Owner: TSCHUDY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWHC (92.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: OAKLAND MEDIA GROUP, INC)
  • WKKW (97.9 FM; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: DESCENDANTS TRUST, LAUREN M.KELLEY, TRUSTEE)
  • WCLG-FM (100.1 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: BOWERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWPN (101.1 FM; WESTERNPORT, MD; Owner: ERNEST F. SANTMYIRE)
  • WWVU-FM (91.7 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY BOARD OF GOVERNORS)
  • WBVQ (93.1 FM; BARRACKVILLE, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WROG (102.9 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: TSCHUDY RADIO, INC)
  • W242AD (96.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFWM (91.9 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKGO (106.1 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WLIC (97.1 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INC.)
  • WQZS (93.3 FM; MEYERSDALE, PA; Owner: ROGER WAHL)
  • WKHJ (104.5 FM; MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK, MD; Owner: SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Masontown:

  • WNPB-TV (Channel 24; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WVFX (Channel 46; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION CLARKSBURG, LLC)
  • WBOY-TV (Channel 12; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WGPT (Channel 36; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)

Masontown fatal accident list:

Dec 15, 2012 04:30 PM, Sr-7, Lat: 39.56152, Lon: -79.80876, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 1, 2011 06:39 PM, 52, Lat: 39.57923, Lon: -79.76568, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 22, 2010 05:29 PM, 14/4, Lat: 39.58565, Lon: -79.76499, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 9, 2008 01:55 PM, Cr-25, Lat: 39.55025, Lon: -79.79683, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Sep 28, 1990 01:30 PM, 7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 2, 1989 09:30 AM, 7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jun 15, 1983 05:15 PM, 7, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Masontown)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Midway Ave (Lat: 39.552306 Lon: -79.796722), Call Sign: KJN708, Licensee ID: L00094500
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.1000 MHzGrant Date: 04/21/2005, Expiration Date: 04/09/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/13/2015Registrant: Masontown Volunteer Fire Dept Inc, Masontown, WV 26542, Phone: (304) 864-2828, Fax: (304) 864-2828, Email:
  • 2400 Ft N Of Sturgiss Church On Rohr Rd (Lat: 39.598694 Lon: -79.828667), Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WNQY444, Licensee ID: L00069072
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.287 MHzGrant Date: 10/07/1999, Expiration Date: 12/19/2004, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2005Registrant: Masontown, Town Of, City Hall, Masontown, WV 26542, Phone: (304) 864-5555

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • MASONTOWN, Swamp Run Rd (Lat: 39.539250 Lon: -79.794111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 87.2 m, Call Sign: WQKA704
    Assigned Frequencies: 6745.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/10/2009, Expiration Date: 03/10/2019, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2015, Certifier: John E RooneyRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • MG404, Swamp Run Rd (Lat: 39.539250 Lon: -79.794111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 87.2 m, Call Sign: WQWU268, Licensee ID: L00083988
    Assigned Frequencies: 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/18/2015, Expiration Date: 11/18/2025, Certifier: Joseph R TauchenRegistrant: West Virginia Pcs Alliance, L.C., 7501 Boulders View Drive, Suite 600, North Chesterfield, VA 23225, Phone: (804) 218-5460, Fax: (804) 327-5491, Email:
  • MG405, Cr 7/1 (Wv10656-A) (Lat: 39.561750 Lon: -79.824417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 87.8 m, Call Sign: WQWU269, Licensee ID: L00083988
    Assigned Frequencies: 17865.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17865.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/18/2015, Expiration Date: 11/18/2025, Certifier: Joseph R TauchenRegistrant: West Virginia Pcs Alliance, L.C., 7501 Boulders View Drive, Suite 600, North Chesterfield, VA 23225, Phone: (804) 218-5460, Fax: (804) 327-5491, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Masontown)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9968T , Serial Number: 18253068, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 12/30/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Kevin A Koury, 1901 Cale Rd, Masontown, WV 26542

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

MASONTOWN WATER WORKS (Population served: 1,923, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-17-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-17-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUL-20-2009 to JUL-20-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-31-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-12-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-23-2009), St Formal NOV issued (APR-23-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-10-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-11-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2009), St Public Notif received (2 times from JUN-01-2009 to JUN-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-10-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-11-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-10-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2008), St Public Notif requested (FEB-11-2009), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-01-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-09-2008), St Formal NOV issued (APR-09-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2008)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2005), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-17-2005)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2005), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-17-2005)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2005), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-17-2005)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAY-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2005), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-17-2005)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In APR-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2005), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-17-2005)
  • 3 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Masontown

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Masontown, WV
Most common first names in Masontown, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2477.1 years
William2273.2 years
James1868.2 years
John1682.0 years
Charles1576.7 years
Joseph1372.6 years
Robert1269.5 years
Harry1075.0 years
George1083.1 years
Frank978.9 years
Most common last names in Masontown, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Taylor3577.3 years
Cale2381.8 years
Shaffer2068.6 years
Radabaugh1675.5 years
Smith1376.5 years
Turner1376.5 years
Mcmillen1182.6 years
Gibson1177.4 years
Molisee1176.5 years
Cress1063.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (45%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Utility gas (9%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)

Businesses in Masontown, WV

  • Ace Hardware: 1
  • Circle K: 1

Masontown compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly 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 below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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