Montross, Virginia

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Population in 2017: 387 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +22.9%
Males: 184  (47.6%)
Females: 203  (52.4%)
Median resident age:

55.6 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years

Zip codes: 22520.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $62,021 (it was $40,469 in 2000)
Montross:

$62,021
VA:

$71,535

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,816 (it was $21,653 in 2000)

Montross town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $230,135 (it was $100,000 in 2000)
Montross:

$230,135
VA:

$273,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $257,645; detached houses: $266,214; townhouses or other attached units: $363,044; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $392,255; mobile homes: $133,926

Median gross rent in 2017: $740.

March 2019 cost of living index in Montross: 85.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.4%
(16.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.9% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Montross, VA (2010)
    • 26769.5%White alone
    • 7519.5%Black alone
    • 3910.2%Hispanic
    • 20.5%Two or more races
    • 10.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Montross, Virginia as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Montross is 20 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (23.5%), English (21.8%), German (11.2%), African (6.5%), European (2.4%), Irish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1946

Elevation: 149 feet

Land area: 1.02 square miles.

Population density: 379 people per square mile   (very low).

Montross, Virginia map

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $969 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $984 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dale City, VA (47.5 miles , pop. 55,971).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (57.6 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (159.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Potomac Mills, VA (2.8 miles ),
Bayside, VA (3.1 miles),
Warsaw, VA (3.2 miles ),
Cobb Island, MD (3.4 miles ),
Tappahannock, VA (3.5 miles ),
Rock Point, MD (3.5 miles),
District 7, Milestown, MD (3.5 miles ),
Colonial Beach, VA (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 38.09 N, Longitude: 76.83 W

Area code: 804

Distribution of median household income in Montross, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Montross, VA in 2017
Montross satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Virginia:

3.0%
Most common industries in Montross, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (16.5%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.1%)
  • Social assistance (6.5%)
  • Health care (5.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (18.5%)
  • Wood products (11.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (8.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.6%)
  • Truck transportation (4.9%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (14.6%)
  • Educational services (14.6%)
  • Social assistance (12.4%)
  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
Most common occupations in Montross, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Computer specialists (4.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7.4%)
  • Computer specialists (7.4%)
  • Legal support workers (6.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.2%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (4.9%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Child care workers (6.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.7%)

Average climate in Montross, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Montross-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.0 miles away from the Montross town center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 11/2/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Montross-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 68.5 miles away from Montross 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 160.3 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 301.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 64.2 miles away from Montross center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 160.6 miles away from Montross 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 Westmoreland County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Montross topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Montross:

  • US RENAL CARE - WARSAW (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; WARSAW, VA)
  • WARSAW HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WARSAW, VA)
  • CARRINGTON PLACE OF TAPPAHANNOCK (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; TAPPAHANNOCK, VA)
  • TAPPAHANNOCK DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; TAPPAHANNOCK, VA)
  • RIVERSIDE TAPPAHANNOCK HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; TAPPAHANNOCK, VA)
  • WESTMORELAND REHABILITATION AND HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; COLONIAL BEACH, VA)

Airports located in Montross:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Montross:

  • College of Southern Maryland (about 34 miles; La Plata, MD; Full-time enrollment: 5,775)
  • University of Mary Washington (about 39 miles; Fredericksburg, VA; FT enrollment: 4,506)
  • J Sargeant Reynolds Community College (about 48 miles; Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 8,271)
  • Virginia Union University (about 51 miles; Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 2,028)
  • Strayer University-Maryland (about 51 miles; Suitland, MD; FT enrollment: 2,748)
  • Virginia Commonwealth University (about 52 miles; Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 26,647)
  • University of Richmond (about 53 miles; University of Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 3,745)

Public high school in Montross:

Public elementary/middle school in Montross:

Private elementary/middle school in Montross:

  • WOODLAND ACADEMY (Students: 16, Location: 2054 NEENAH RD, Grades: PK-7)
See full list of schools located in Montross

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Montross: Montross Volunteer Rescue Squad Station 3 (A), Westmoreland County Museum (B), Westmoreland County Courthouse (C), Northern Neck Historical Society Research Library (D), Montross Town Hall (E), Montross Branch Central Rappahannock Regional Library (F), Montross Rescue Squad Station 3 (G), Westmoreland Volunteer Fire Department Engine Company 2 (H), Westmoreland County Sheriff's Office (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Montross include: Andrew Chapel United Methodist Church (A), Saint James Episcopal Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Westmoreland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

BELLS COVE SUBDIVISION (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
HORNERS BEACH (Population served: 95, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-24-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-24-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-17-2014)
CHESAPEAKE COVE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2008), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-12-2008), St Public Notif received (JAN-30-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-14-2010)
GENERAL PARKER SHORES (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-14-2005), St Public Notif requested (DEC-14-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-03-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-04-2006)
SHO - NUFF BAR B. Q. (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-25-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-25-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAY-21-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-27-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2006), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-10-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-27-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In FEB-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-15-2010), St Formal NOV issued (APR-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2010)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 minor monitoring violations
HIGHBANK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-16-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-29-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-29-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2010), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-14-2010)
WESTMORELAND STATE PARK CAMP (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-03-2007), St Public Notif requested (APR-03-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-06-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-18-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WESTMORELAND STATE PARK-DAY USE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Montross that have no violations reported:

  • STANLEY`S DAIRY FREEZE (Population served: 350, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FOREST HILLS SUBD (Population served: 65, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.1 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

49.5%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.0%
Whole state:

5.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

5 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Montross (2011 data):

  • Union First Market Bank: Montross Branch at 17191 King's Hwy, branch established on 1989/10/26. Info updated 2011/08/16: Bank assets: $3,888.6 mil, Deposits: $3,181.6 mil, headquarters in Richmond, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 99 total offices, Holding Company: Union First Market Bankshares Corporation
  • Bank of Lancaster: Montross Branch at 15648 Kings Highway, branch established on 1908/11/05. Info updated 2008/10/28: Bank assets: $314.3 mil, Deposits: $265.6 mil, headquarters in Kilmarnock, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Bay Banks Of Virginia, Inc.
  • Peoples Community Bank: at 15960 Kings Highway, branch established on 1913/06/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $139.9 mil, Deposits: $126.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bankshares, Incorporated

For population 15 years and over in Montross:

Marital status in Montross, VA
  • Never married: 31.0%
  • Now married: 36.4%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 12.5%
  • Divorced: 17.3%

For population 25 years and over in Montross:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 43.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Virginia average:

12.2

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Montross, VA (based on Westmoreland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,13011
Mainline Protestant2,29115
Catholic1,7272
Other62
None10,300-
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: 6
This county:

3.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Here:

3.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Westmoreland County:

10.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Westmoreland County:

12.3%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.3%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Westmoreland County:

15.4%
Virginia:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.5%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.3%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.5%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.5%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Montross:

6.9
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

37.2%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
This city:

53.2%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.5%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Montross, VA 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
Other Government Administration 1$4,786$57,4327$136
Water Supply 1$1,980$23,7600$0
Totals for Government 2$6,766$40,5967$136

Montross government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $86,000 ($222.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $72,000 ($186.05)
    General - Other: $69,000 ($178.29)
    Water Utilities: $50,000 ($129.20)
    General Public Buildings: $16,000 ($41.34)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $8,000 ($20.67)
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $8,000 ($20.67)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,000 ($5.17)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($2.58)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $80,000 ($206.72)

Montross government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $72,000 ($186.05)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $40,000 ($103.36)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($2.58)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $68,000 ($175.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $25,000 ($64.60)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($2.58)
  • Tax - Property: $91,000 ($235.14)
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000 ($80.10)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $8,000 ($20.67)
    Motor Vehicle License: $8,000 ($20.67)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $4,000 ($10.34)
    Other License: $2,000 ($5.17)

Montross government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,404,000 ($3627.91)

8.32% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,083 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.32%
Virginia average:

9.50%

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 King George County, VA  0.92% ($46,831 average AGI)
from Richmond County, VA  0.51% ($31,278)
from Charles County, MD  0.45% ($56,125)


7.05% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,745 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.05%
Virginia average:

9.76%

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 King George County, VA  1.04% ($49,575 average AGI)
to Spotsylvania County, VA  0.57% ($48,725)
to Richmond County, VA  0.44% ($32,742)
Businesses in Montross, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Subway1
Chevrolet1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets1UPS1
Rite Aid1

Strongest AM radio stations in Montross:

  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WPTX (1690 AM; 10 kW; LEXINGTON PARK, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Montross:

  • WRAR-FM (105.5 FM; TAPPAHANNOCK, VA; Owner: RAPPAHANNOCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGRQ (95.9 FM; COLONIAL BEACH, VA; Owner: TELEMEDIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNNT-FM (100.9 FM; WARSAW, VA; Owner: NORTHERN NECK & TIDEWATER COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WWZZ (104.1 FM; WALDORF, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WKIK-FM (102.9 FM; CALIFORNIA, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMDM-FM (97.7 FM; LEXINGTON PARK, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSMD-FM (98.3 FM; MECHANICSVILLE, MD; Owner: SOMAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Montross:

  • WUPV (Channel 65; ASHLAND, VA; Owner: BELL BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)

Montross fatal accident list:

Jul 21, 2003 04:10 PM, Sr-3, Lat: 38.094996, Lon: -76.828136, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 8.6mTotal length
  • $160,000Total costs
  • 7,434Total average daily traffic
  • 197Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,451Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Montross)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Dept Of Forestry Ofc (Lat: 38.089306 Lon: -76.379389), Call Sign: KTA952,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.255 MHz, 159.360 MHz, Grant Date: 12/17/2010, Expiration Date: 03/05/2021, Registrant: Fcca, 402 11th Street, Grand Rapids, MN 55744, Phone: (218) 885-2226, Email:
  • Westmoreland State Park (Lat: 38.169028 Lon: -76.868583), Call Sign: WNFW205, Licensee ID: L00082563,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.5000 MHz, Grant Date: 01/06/2011, Expiration Date: 03/01/2021, Registrant: Virginia, Commonwealth Of, 11751 Meadowville Lane, Chester, VA 23836, Phone: (804) 416-6199, Email:
  • Westmoreland State Park (Lat: 38.153472 Lon: -76.866361), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WZM770,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.5400 MHz, 151.235 MHz, 151.400 MHz, Grant Date: 01/11/2014, Expiration Date: 04/08/2024, Certifier: Bryan Anderson, Registrant: Commonwealth Spectrum Management Services LLC, Richmond, VA 23242, Phone: (804) 971-7315, Email:
  • Lat: 38.093861 Lon: -76.805167, Call Sign: WQOA837,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHz, Grant Date: 07/28/2011, Expiration Date: 07/28/2021, Certifier: Richard L Jones, Registrant: Innovation Wireless, 11869 Teale Street, Culver City, CA 90230, Phone: (888) 559-5565, Fax: (310) 482-3480, Email:
  • Lat: 38.092639 Lon: -76.798472, Call Sign: WQOP303,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.300 MHz, 464.200 MHz, 468.300 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.200 MHz, 464.137 MHz, Grant Date: 12/07/2011, Expiration Date: 12/07/2021, Certifier: Craig L Mckim, Registrant: Vxl Enterprise LLC, 3212 Duke St, Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (202) 280-6687, Fax: (202) 449-3812, Email:
  • Lat: 38.091944 Lon: -76.805861, Call Sign: WQRF212,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.975 MHz, 461.487 MHz, 461.762 MHz, 462.137 MHz, 463.337 MHz, Grant Date: 04/30/2013, Expiration Date: 04/30/2023, Certifier: Christopher E Evans, Registrant: Communication Specialists, Inc., 35 Commerce Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22406, Phone: (540) 373-0778, Fax: (540) 371-8223, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Montross)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: HIGHFILL HOYT D VANS RV10 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 110HH , Serial Number: 40365, Airworthiness Date: 01/08/2006, Certificate Issue Date: 01/25/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Rhoderick A Parker, 65 Court Sq, Montross, VA 22520
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3875T , Serial Number: 28R-30200, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 11/22/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 10/23/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Larry B Perry, Po Box 473, Montross, VA 22520
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 42KC , Serial Number: 18259044, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 05/14/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 03/22/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth W Chatham, 17415 Kings Hwy, Montross, VA 22520
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6495B , Serial Number: 29695, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 02/26/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 10/27/1966
    Registrant (Individual): George W Jr Sanford, Po Box 534, Montross, VA 22520
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 67407 , Serial Number: 15281820, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 04/12/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 09/10/1996
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Franklin B Reeb, 189 Hidden Lake Dr, Montross, VA 22520, Other Owners: Morgen A G Reeb
  • Aircraft: HARPER T/RIPLEY D VANS RV-8 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 821DT , Serial Number: 81905, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 08/14/2004, Certificate Issue Date: 03/27/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Rhoderick A Parker, 65 Court Sq, Montross, VA 22520

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 29. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 56 took place in 2008, and the least - 3 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Montross, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (43.1%), and Structure Fires (41.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Montross, VA
    • 21243.1%Outside Fires
    • 20341.3%Structure Fires
    • 5611.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 214.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Montross, VA
Most common first names in Montross, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William7170.6 years
John5473.2 years
Mary5380.8 years
James4969.2 years
Robert4176.0 years
George3873.6 years
Charles3372.7 years
Dorothy2674.5 years
Margaret2380.2 years
Walter2275.7 years
Most common last names in Montross, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson4974.7 years
Jones4776.4 years
Tate3972.5 years
Thompson2777.6 years
Balderson2773.4 years
Ashton2676.5 years
Jenkins2678.6 years
Sanford2577.9 years
Reed2073.2 years
Smith1975.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Montross, VA
  • 49.1%Electricity
  • 39.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Montross, VA
  • 91.9%Electricity
  • 3.2%Utility gas
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Montross compared to Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above 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.
There are 8 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Lawrence E. Mchugh (1)
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  • Sean Jenkins (1)
  • Elizabeth Marie Donley (1)
  • John William Donley (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2020.