Onley, Virginia

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Population in 2017: 504 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.6%
 
Males: 238  (47.2%)
Females: 266  (52.8%)
Median resident age:

50.0 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years

Zip codes: 23418.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,321 (it was $36,750 in 2000)
Onley:

$56,321
VA:

$71,535

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,852 (it was $19,115 in 2000)

Onley town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $224,151 (it was $97,400 in 2000)
Onley:

$224,151
VA:

$273,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $261,449; detached houses: $260,722

Median gross rent in 2017: $705.

March 2019 cost of living index in Onley: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.3%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Onley, VA (2010)
    • 36871.3%White alone
    • 8616.7%Black alone
    • 509.7%Hispanic
    • 71.4%Two or more races
    • 40.8%Asian alone
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Onley, Virginia as of January 21, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Onley is 101 to 1.


Crime rates in Onley by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(193.4)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(193.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(198.0)
1
(199.6)
1
(204.1)
1
(210.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(211.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(194.9)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(198.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(427.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(193.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(194.9)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(204.1)
3
(631.6)
3
(641.0)
1
(211.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(192.7)
1
(193.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(193.8)
1
(194.9)
3
(597.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
33
(6,535)
36
(7,186)
24
(4,898)
18
(3,789)
12
(2,564)
9
(1,907)
4
(763.4)
5
(963.4)
10
(1,934)
18
(3,482)
11
(2,132)
16
(3,119)
15
(2,988)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(396.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(192.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(398.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)392.1347.3271.4258.9232.9154.730.567.490.9719.598.8235.9193.2

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City-data.com crime index in Onley, VA

Crime rate in Onley 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:

9.96
Virginia average:

2.26
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Ancestries: American (67.9%), Haitian (7.2%), English (5.2%), German (2.5%), Irish (1.8%), African (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1950

Elevation: 45 feet

Land area: 0.82 square miles.

Population density: 618 people per square mile   (low).

Onley, Virginia map

40 residents are foreign born (7.9% Latin America, 3.7% Asia).

This town:

7.9%
Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,358 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $903 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hampton, VA (57.5 miles , pop. 146,437).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Virginia Beach, VA (62.6 miles , pop. 425,257).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (162.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Tasley, VA (1.3 miles ),
Onancock, VA (1.5 miles ),
Savageville, VA (1.5 miles),
Melfa, VA (1.8 miles ),
Accomac, VA (1.8 miles ),
Greenbush, VA (2.0 miles ),
Bobtown, VA (2.2 miles ),
Southside Chesconessex, VA (2.2 miles)

Latitude: 37.69 N, Longitude: 75.72 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 757

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

4.0%
Virginia:

3.0%
Most common industries in Onley, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (15.9%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Food (9.9%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (19.3%)
  • Food (14.7%)
  • Construction (11.9%)
  • Public administration (11.0%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.0%)
  • Social assistance (11.4%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Food (5.7%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Onley, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (11.2%)
  • Other financial specialists (5.2%)
  • Registered nurses (5.2%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (20.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Carpenters (7.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Top executives (6.4%)
  • Other financial specialists (6.4%)
  • Computer specialists (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (9.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.7%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (4.9%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.9%)

Average climate in Onley, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Onley-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 62% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/2/1973, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Onley town center .

On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 46.0 miles away from the town center caused $150,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Onley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 87% 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 120.0 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 183.4 miles away from Onley 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 362.3 miles away from the city 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 183.0 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 128.9 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 120.4 miles away from Onley 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 Accomack County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Main business address for: SHORE FINANCIAL CORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Onley:

  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (20387 WARRIOR DRIVE)
  • SHORE HEALTHCARE AT HOME (25379 LANKFORD HIGHWAY SUITE B)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Onley:

  • RIVERSIDE SHORE REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; PARKSLEY, VA)

Airports located in Onley:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Onley:

  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore (about 37 miles; Princess Anne, MD; Full-time enrollment: 3,902)
  • Salisbury University (about 46 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 8,375)
  • Wor-Wic Community College (about 49 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 2,256)
  • Hampton University (about 58 miles; Hampton, VA; FT enrollment: 4,494)
  • Thomas Nelson Community College (about 59 miles; Hampton, VA; FT enrollment: 7,056)
  • Christopher Newport University (about 61 miles; Newport News, VA; FT enrollment: 5,061)
  • College of William and Mary (about 62 miles; Williamsburg, VA; FT enrollment: 7,617)

Public high school in Onley:

  • NANDUA HIGH (Students: 736, Location: 26350 LANKFORD HIGHWAY, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Onley:

  • CENTRAL BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 33, Location: 27140 LANKFORD HWY, Grades: KG-11)

Public elementary/middle school in Onley:

  • NANDUA MIDDLE (Students: 454, Location: 20330 WARRIOR DR., Grades: 6-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Onley Volunteer Fire and Rescue Station 18 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Onley: Saint Peters Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Comfort Inn Onley (25297 Lankford Highway), Comfort Inn (S South # 13).

Accomack 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 Onley and their reported violations in the past:

SUNRISE BAR & GRILL (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-28-2011), St Boil Water Order (JUN-28-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUN-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (JAN-03-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

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

  • WENDY`S (ONLEY) (Address: 25403 LANKFORD HWY , Population served: 88, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

64.5%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.5%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Onley (2011 data):

  • Woodforest National Bank: Va Onley Walmart Branch at 26036 Lankford Hwy, branch established on 2010/07/21. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • Shore Bank: at 25020 Shore Pakway, branch established on 1961/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $277.3 mil, Deposits: $221.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Capgen Capital Group Vi Lp
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Onley Main Branch at 25386 Lankford Highway, branch established on 1976/01/16. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Onley Branch at 25275 Lankford Highway, branch established on 1909/05/19. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in Onley:

Marital status in Onley, VA
  • Never married: 23.4%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

For population 25 years and over in Onley:

  • High school or higher: 93.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Virginia average:

12.2

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

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Religion statistics for Onley, VA (based on Accomack County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant6,78152
Evangelical Protestant5,25434
Black Protestant8966
Catholic8172
Other2262
None19,190-
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: 9
Accomack County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
This county:

7.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Accomack County:

9.64 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.7%
State:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.2%
Virginia:

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

23.7%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.9%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.0%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.3
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Onley:

20.9%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Onley:

13.2%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

38.8%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
Onley:

52.0%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Onley:

75.4%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Onley, 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
Police Protection - Officers 3$17,739$70,9561$5,384
Financial Administration 1$4,927$59,1240$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$3,224
Totals for Government 4$22,666$67,99810$8,608

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $245,000 ($486.11)
    Central Staff Services: $72,000 ($142.86)
    General - Other: $53,000 ($105.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $33,000 ($65.48)
    Financial Administration: $31,000 ($61.51)
    Regular Highways: $21,000 ($41.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000 ($29.76)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($19.84)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($3.97)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($3.97)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $28,000 ($55.56)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $227,000 ($450.40)

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

  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $39,000 ($77.38)
    Highways: $8,000 ($15.87)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $121,000 ($240.08)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($9.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $10,000 ($19.84)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($3.97)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $260,000 ($515.87)
    Property: $70,000 ($138.89)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $29,000 ($57.54)
    Motor Vehicle License: $9,000 ($17.86)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,000 ($5.95)

Onley government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,000 ($37.70)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,000 ($35.71)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,000 ($1.98)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $18,000 ($35.71)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $931,000 ($1847.22)

4.93% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,999 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.93%
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 Northampton County, VA  0.64% ($25,540 average AGI)
from Wicomico County, MD  0.24% ($35,469)
from Worcester County, MD  0.22% ($39,700)


5.23% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,501 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.23%
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 Wicomico County, MD  0.46% ($30,857 average AGI)
to Worcester County, MD  0.43% ($36,466)
to Northampton County, VA  0.43% ($36,862)
Businesses in Onley, VA
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Rite Aid1
Burger King1Sears1
CVS1Subway2
DHL1U-Haul1
FedEx2UPS1
H&R Block1Walmart1
McDonald's1Wendy's1
Nike4YMCA1
Pizza Hut1

Strongest AM radio stations in Onley:

  • WESR (1330 AM; 5 kW; ONLEY-ONANCOCK, VA; Owner: EASTERN SHORE RADIO, INC.)
  • WTAR (850 AM; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCKO (1110 AM; daytime; 50 kW; NORFOLK, VA; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRJR (670 AM; 20 kW; CLAREMONT, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE-PORTSMOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WTGM (960 AM; 10 kW; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGH (1310 AM; 20 kW; NEWPORT NEWS, VA; Owner: CHESAPEAKE BAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Onley:

  • WKHI (107.5 FM; FRUITLAND, MD; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WESR-FM (103.3 FM; ONLEY-ONANCOCK, VA; Owner: EASTERN SHORE RADIO, INC.)
  • WVES (99.3 FM; ACCOMAC, VA; Owner: CHINCOTEAGUE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W220CQ (91.9 FM; ACCOMAC, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WEXM (106.1 FM; EXMORE, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WROX-FM (96.1 FM; CAPE CHARLES, VA; Owner: SINCLAIR TELECABLE, INC.)
  • WBEY (96.9 FM; CRISFIELD, MD; Owner: BAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOLC (102.5 FM; PRINCESS ANNE, MD; Owner: MARANATHA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Onley:

  • W25AA (Channel 25; ONANCOCK, VA; Owner: COUNTY OF ACCOMACK, VIRGINIA)
  • WPMC-CA (Channel 36; MAPPSVILLE, VA; Owner: WAVY BROADCASTING, LLC)

Onley fatal accident list:

Jan 19, 2009 01:40 AM, Rt 609, Rt 638, Lat: 37.688372, Lon: -75.723139, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 19, 2007 10:20 PM, Sr-179, Lat: 37.698692, Lon: -75.718000, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 5
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 1.1mTotal length
  • $920,000Total costs
  • 4,716Total average daily traffic
  • 94Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,508Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Bert Schmidt, 26350 Lankford Hwy Nandua High School Rt 13 (Lat: 37.677222 Lon: -75.726667), Type: 67.1, Overall height: 67.1 m, Registrant: Hampton Roads Educational Telecommunications Association Inc Dba , Chris.Gunnufsen@whro.Org, , Norfo-lk, Phone: (757) 889-9400
  • 26350 Lankford Hwy Nandua High School Rt 13 (Lat: 37.677222 Lon: -75.726667), Type: 60.9, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: Hampton Roads Educational Telecommunications Association Inc Dba , Kmassie@whro.Org, , Norfo-lk, Phone: (757) 889-9400

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 1 Maple St N Side (Lat: 37.691806 Lon: -75.716306), Call Sign: KTS546, Licensee ID: L00105256,
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.0800 MHz, 46.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 03/11/1996, Expiration Date: 03/04/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Onley Volunteer Fire & Rescue Co Inc, 1 Maple St, Onley, VA 23418, Phone: (804) 787-1203
  • Front St (Lat: 37.689861 Lon: -75.716028), Call Sign: KIW792,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.820 MHz, 158.820 MHz, Grant Date: 10/19/1997, Expiration Date: 10/19/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/19/2003, Registrant: Commonwealth Of Virginia Department Of Emergency Management, 10501 Trade Court, Richmond, VA 23236-3713, Phone: (804) 674-2400, Fax: (804) 674-2419, Email:
  • Route 13 And 179 (Lat: 37.679417 Lon: -75.697500), Call Sign: WQAC724,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.212 MHz, 464.037 MHz, 464.237 MHz, 464.062 MHz, 464.262 MHz, 464.087 MHz, 464.287 MHz, 464.112 MHz, 464.312 MHz, 464.137 MHz... (+4 more), Grant Date: 05/05/2004, Expiration Date: 05/05/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/05/2014, Certifier: Michael C Diseverin, Registrant: Erc Parts, Inc., 4001 Cobb International Blvd., Kennesaw, GA 30152, Phone: (800) 241-6880, Fax: (770) 951-1875, Email:
  • 26206 Lankford Hwy (Lat: 37.687028 Lon: -75.722139), Call Sign: WQIV445,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.212 MHz, 464.037 MHz, 464.237 MHz, 464.062 MHz, 464.262 MHz, 464.287 MHz, 464.112 MHz, 464.312 MHz, 464.137 MHz, 464.337 MHz, 464.162 MHz, Grant Date: 05/27/2008, Expiration Date: 05/27/2018, Cancellation Date: 07/28/2018, Certifier: John C Bridgeforth Mr., Registrant: Erc Parts, Inc, 4001 Cobb International Blvd, Kennesaw, GA 30152, Phone: (770) 984-0276, Fax: (770) 951-1875, Email:
  • Lat: 37.688167 Lon: -75.721944, Call Sign: WQNB373,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.187 MHz, 451.237 MHz, 451.337 MHz, 451.050 MHz, 451.575 MHz, Grant Date: 12/02/2010, Expiration Date: 12/02/2020, Certifier: Chris Ehlers, Registrant: Bearcom Operating LLC, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (214) 340-8876, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ONANCOCK, 26350 Lankford Hwy Nandua High School Rt 13 (Lat: 37.677222 Lon: -75.726667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WLJ508,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2025.50 MHz, Grant Date: 07/24/1987, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Registrant: Dow Lohnes Pllc, 1200 New Hampshire Avenue Nw, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 776-2000, Fax: (202) 776-2222, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Onley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3582S , Serial Number: 17250782, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 10/29/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 11/05/1990
    Registrant (Individual): Albert J Jr Mcmath, Po Box 215, Onley, VA 23418
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6429W , Serial Number: 28-20499, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 11/19/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 01/07/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Charles J Simanski, Po Box 12, Onley, VA 23418

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 24. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 46 took place in 2011, and the least - 3 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Onley, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (59.9%), and Outside Fires (19.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Onley, VA
    • 24659.9%Structure Fires
    • 7819.0%Outside Fires
    • 6716.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 204.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Onley, VA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Onley, Virginia:

  • Anchor Motel, PO Box 69, Onley, Virginia 23418 , Phone: (804) 787-8000
  • Days Inn, 25297 Lankford Hwy, Onley, Virginia 23418 , Phone: (757) 787-7787, Fax: (757) 787-4641
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Onley, Virginia
Most common first names in Onley, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1975.9 years
William1571.0 years
Mary1384.6 years
James1072.6 years
Elizabeth878.4 years
Alfred769.9 years
Robert770.3 years
Edward669.5 years
Barbara564.2 years
Charles580.6 years
Most common last names in Onley, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lewis983.9 years
Evans977.5 years
Kellam878.9 years
Ayres773.0 years
Savage778.4 years
Custis780.6 years
Mears781.0 years
Smith676.4 years
White675.1 years
Belote676.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Onley, VA
  • 57.0%Electricity
  • 29.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.1%Utility gas
  • 3.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.2%Wood
  • 1.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Onley, VA
  • 87.8%Electricity
  • 12.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Onley compared to Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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