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Population in 2012: 1,435 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 

Males: 658  (45.9%)
Females: 777  (54.1%)

Median resident age:  42.7 years
West Virginia median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 26287.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,896 (it was $26,424 in 2000)
Parsons:

$36,896
WV:

$40,196
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,756

Parsons city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $70,476 (it was $45,800 in 2000)
Parsons:

$70,476
WV:

$100,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $64,719; Detached houses: $73,337; In 2-unit structures: $89,570; Mobile homes: $20,303

Median gross rent in 2012: $446.

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  • White alone - 1,458 (98.2%)
  • Two or more races - 13 (0.9%)
  • Hispanic - 12 (0.8%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.07%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.07%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Parsons: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (23.5%), Irish (15.1%), United States (13.9%), English (6.8%), Dutch (6.0%), Polish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1893

Elevation: 1650 feet

Land area: 1.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,307 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Parsons:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Parsons city:

  • Never married: 15.2%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 16.0%

5 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.3%
West Virginia:  1.3%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Parsons, West Virginia as of October 02, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Parsons to the number of sex offenders is 144 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $380 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $312 (0.5%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (94.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (249.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Hambleton, WV (1.4 miles ), Hendricks, WV (1.7 miles ), Montrose, WV (2.8 miles) , Thomas, WV (3.2 miles ), Davis, WV (3.4 miles ), Bowden, WV (3.6 miles) , Harman, WV (3.8 miles) , Belington, WV (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $79,700
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $57,200
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $58,500
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $58,500
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $58,500
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $58,500
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $58,500
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $58,500
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $58,500
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $69,200
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $69,200
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $20,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 39.10 N, Longitude: 79.68 W

Area code: 304

Parsons household income distribution Parsons home values distribution

Crime rates in Parsons (2012):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 0.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 257.0)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.69
West Virginia average:

1.91

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.4%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -128 (-8.0%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (54%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Parsons-area historical tornado activity is slightly above West Virginia state average. It is 54% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.8 miles away from the Parsons city center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/19/1967, a category F3 tornado 27.1 miles away from the city center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Parsons-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below West Virginia state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 84.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Tucker County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Harry Purkey - Virginia Politician.


Hospital/medical center in Parsons:

  • TUCKER COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, 307 MAIN ST)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Parsons:

  • MOUNTAIN HOSPICE, INC. (Hospital, about 15 miles away; BELINGTON, WV)
  • MEMORIAL GENERAL HOSP (Hospital, about 16 miles away; ELKINS, WV)
  • FMC - ELKINS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; ELKINS, WV)

Political contributions by individuals in Parsons, WV

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Parsons:

  • Fairmont State University (about 38 miles; Fairmont, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,770)
  • West Virginia University (about 42 miles; Morgantown, WV; FT enrollment: 24,899)
  • Frostburg State University (about 56 miles; Frostburg, MD; FT enrollment: 4,682)
  • James Madison University (about 63 miles; Harrisonburg, VA; FT enrollment: 17,462)
  • Allegany College of Maryland (about 64 miles; Cumberland, MD; FT enrollment: 2,309)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 69 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,429)
  • Lord Fairfax Community College (about 76 miles; Middletown, VA; FT enrollment: 2,061)

Library in Parsons:

  • FIVE RIVERS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $35,548; Location: 301 WALNUT ST.; 16,173 books; 94 audio materials; 310 video materials; 12 state licensed databases; 9 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Parsons: Lamberts Ambulance Service Parsons (A), Tucker County Emergency Medical Services 54735 (B), Parsons Volunteer Fire Department (C), Parsons Town Hall (D), Tucker County Courthouse (E), Tucker County Jail (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Parsons include: First Baptist Church (A), First Methodist Church (B), First United Brethren Church (C), Parsons Presbyterian Church (D), Saint Johns Methodist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sugarcamp Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Tucker County - Public Libraries- Five Rivers (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 301 Walnut Street).

Courts: Tucker County - County Court Clerk (215 1st Street), Tucker County - Circuit Court Judge (215 1st Street), Tucker County - Circuit Court Clerk (215 1st Street).

 
Tucker County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

PARSONS TOWN OF (Address: 341 SECOND STREET , Population served: 1572, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2006), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2006), St Public Notif received (APR-12-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2006), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2006), St Public Notif received (APR-12-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-29-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-29-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-23-2005)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In DEC-1996. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-1997), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-31-1997), St Public Notif requested (JAN-31-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2003 and OCT-01-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2003), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-08-2003)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.2%
(22.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.7%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.0%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Parsons, WV

Parsons compared to West Virginia state average:

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  • Black 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 above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Banks with branches in Parsons (2011 data):

  • Mountain Valley Bank, N.A.: Parsons Branch at 401 First Street, branch established on 1992/10/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $118.5 mil, Deposits: $100.6 mil, headquarters in Elkins, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Mountain-Valley Bancshares, Inc.
  • Citizens Bank of West Virginia, Inc.: Tucker County Branch at 224-226 Walnut Street, branch established on 1900/06/04. Info updated 2009/07/16: Bank assets: $220.7 mil, Deposits: $167.5 mil, headquarters in Elkins, WV, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Financial Corp.

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School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Parsons travel time to work - commute


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Parsons city (based on Tucker County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.53%
Here50.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) Church
Adherents35.9%33.5%5.9%3.8%3.8%
Congregations48.7%5.1%7.7%2.6%2.6%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Assemblies of GodChurch of the NazarenePentecostal Church of GodOther
Adherents3.1%3.0%3.0%2.2%5.8%
Congregations5.1%2.6%2.6%5.1%17.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
This county:

2.91 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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

2.91 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
This county:

4.37 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Tucker County:

16.02 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

12.6%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.1%
West Virginia:

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

15.4%
State:

13.1%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$1,734$20,8080$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,945$35,3400$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,103$25,2360$0
Streets and Highways 3$6,730$26,9201$567
Solid Waste Management 2$4,645$27,8700$0
Sewerage 1$1,538$18,4560$0
Water Supply 3$7,293$29,1721$848
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$267
Totals for Government 12$26,988$26,9883$1,682


5.66% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,608 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
West Virginia average:

5.78%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Randolph County, WV  1.15% ($25,433 average AGI)


6.44% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,276 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.44%
West Virginia average:

5.65%

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:
to Randolph County, WV  1.25% ($32,212 average AGI)
to Monongalia County, WV  0.53% ($23,143)
to Marion County, WV  0.38% ($32,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Parsons:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSVA (550 AM; 10 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WBUC (1460 AM; 5 kW; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WMMN (920 AM; 5 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FANTASIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDNE (1240 AM; 1 kW; ELKINS, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF ELKINS)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WFRB (560 AM; 5 kW; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WELD (690 AM; daytime; 2 kW; FISHER, WV; Owner: SOUTH BRANCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Parsons:

  • WELK (94.7 FM; ELKINS, WV; Owner: ELKINS RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBHZ (91.9 FM; ELKINS, WV; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WDNE-FM (98.9 FM; ELKINS, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF ELKINS)
  • WQWV (103.7 FM; FISHER, WV; Owner: MCGUIRE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WKMM (96.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: MARPAT CORPORATION)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WWHC (92.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: OAKLAND MEDIA GROUP, INC)
  • WWPN (101.1 FM; WESTERNPORT, MD; Owner: ERNEST F. SANTMYIRE)
  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • W242AD (96.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVLS (89.7 FM; MONTEREY, VA; Owner: POCAHONTAS COMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE CORP.)
  • WKHJ (104.5 FM; MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK, MD; Owner: SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS, INC.)
  • WKKW (97.9 FM; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: DESCENDANTS TRUST, LAUREN M.KELLEY, TRUSTEE)
  • WBTQ (93.5 FM; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: ELKINS RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WFSP-FM (107.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: WFSP, INC.)
  • WBRB (101.3 FM; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Parsons:

  • WGPT (Channel 36; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)

Parsons fatal accident list:

Apr 17, 2011 04:50 AM, Cr-47, Lat: 39.04145278, Lon: -79.74546389, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 12, 1986 04:10 AM, 72, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 24 meters (79ft)
Total average daily traffic: 14,200
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,988
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 17,322

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Parsons)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Rt 219 N (Lat: 39.091778 Lon: -79.656167), Call Sign: KQF795, Licensee ID: L00038645
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.1400 MHz, 47.2800 MHz, 47.3600 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/04/2001, Expiration Date: 09/19/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/25/2002
    Registrant: State Of West Virginia, Buckhannon, WV 26201, Phone: (304) 478-2304
  • Arch A Moore Jr Career Center Rt 219 N (Lat: 39.139000 Lon: -79.581722), Call Sign: WNHT439
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.1400 MHz, 47.2800 MHz, 47.3600 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/07/2011, Expiration Date: 01/20/2022
    Registrant: West Virginia Department Of Transportation Division Of Highways, Brushy Fork Road, Buckhannon, WV 26201, Phone: (304) 473-5337, Fax: (304) 473-4256, Email:
  • Beside Cemetery Access Rd On Rt 219 (Lat: 39.086778 Lon: -79.643389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPKK652
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/29/2012, Expiration Date: 03/24/2022, Certifier: John Wilson
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 35.097361 Lon: -79.679750, Call Sign: WPVK580
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.415 MHz, 155.415 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/02/2012, Expiration Date: 07/02/2022, Certifier: Carol D Irons
    Registrant: Tucker County Sheriff, 318 Second St., Parsons, WV 26287, Phone: (304) 478-2321, Email:
  • City Bldg First Street (Lat: 39.097361 Lon: -79.679750), Type: Building, Structure height: 12.1 m, Call Sign: WPVK994
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.525 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/10/2012, Expiration Date: 07/08/2022, Certifier: Carol D Irons
    Registrant: Miller Communications, 1 Wireless Way Ste 100, Parkersburg, WV 26101-7637, Phone: (304) 863-8595, Fax: (304) 863-3786, Email:
  • Lat: 39.092306 Lon: -79.658944, Call Sign: WQNU661
    Assigned Frequencies: 150.805 MHz, 155.062 MHz, 155.775 MHz, 158.760 MHz, 158.887 MHz, 158.947 MHz, 458.150 MHz, 458.225 MHz, 458.250 MHz, 458.325 MHz, 458.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/01/2011, Expiration Date: 06/01/2021, Certifier: Darla Stemple
    Registrant: New Wave Licensing Services Inc., 517 Sachs Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0910, Fax: (717) 334-4739, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • FORK MTN, 2 Mi. Se Of Parsons, On Cr 219-7 (Lat: 39.081889 Lon: -79.655778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQOS255
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/12/2012, Expiration Date: 01/12/2022, Certifier: Joe Gonzales
    Registrant: West Virginia Office Of Emergency Medical Services, 190 Hart Field Road, Morgantown, WV 26505, Phone: (304) 581-2900, Fax: (304) 285-3148, Email:
  • Point Mountain, Rte 219 And Sugarlands Rd (Lat: 39.147361 Lon: -79.572361), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQQY233
    Assigned Frequencies: 6404.79 MHz, 17980.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/22/2013, Expiration Date: 03/22/2023, Certifier: Mathhew Shockley
    Registrant: Cable Of The Carolinas, 9149 Appalacian Hwy, Davis, WV 26260, Phone: (304) 614-0975, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Parsons)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 25

Incident types - Parsons


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Parsons, WV

Most common first names in Parsons, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2769.7 years
William2675.2 years
Mary2479.9 years
Charles1972.7 years
Robert1970.4 years
John1570.2 years
Ruth1379.6 years
George1277.2 years
Hazel1179.3 years
Paul1168.2 years
Most common last names in Parsons, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Phillips3575.8 years
Nestor3078.9 years
Smith1881.2 years
Simmons1877.6 years
Poling1874.3 years
Miller1781.2 years
Long1677.5 years
Shaffer1381.5 years
Roy1375.7 years
Cross1370.3 years
Businesses in Parsons, WV
NameCountNameCount
McDonald's1True Value1
Rite Aid1U-Haul1
Subway1
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