For population 25 years and over in Meadow Bridge:
For population 15 years and over in Meadow Bridge town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $300 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (54.1 miles , pop. 53,421).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (135.9 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (340.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Rainelle, WV (3.0 miles ), Prince, WV (3.3 miles) , Rupert, WV (3.4 miles ), Hinton, WV (3.7 miles ), Thurmond, WV (3.8 miles) , Alderson, WV (3.9 miles ), Quinwood, WV (4.0 miles ), Piney View, WV (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.86 N, Longitude: 80.86 W
Area code: 304
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -3 (-0.9%).
Work and jobs in Meadow Bridge: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Meadow Bridge, West Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Meadow Bridge-area historical tornado activity is below West Virginia state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.0 miles away from the Meadow Bridge town center killed one person and injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 tornado 17.5 miles away from the town center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Meadow Bridge-area historical earthquake activity is above West Virginia state average. It is 90% 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 74.2 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 Meadow Bridge 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 76.1 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 35.8 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 83.8 miles away from Meadow Bridge center
On 10/28/1997 at 10:36:46, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 80.4 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 Fayette County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high school in Meadow Bridge:
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2000 was 16.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Meadow Bridge and their reported violations in the past:MEADOW BRIDGE TOWN OF (Population served: 725, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 42.6%
(40.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Meadow Bridge compared to West Virginia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Meadow Bridge town (based on Fayette County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.75%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
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Meadow Bridge government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.54% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,993 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($320 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.35% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,250 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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Meadow Bridge fatal accident list:
Dec 21, 2004 03:45 PM, 31, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $396,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,250
Total average daily truck traffic: 72
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 1,525
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Meadow Bridge)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.