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Population in 2012: 1,865 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.7%
 

Males: 771  (41.3%)
Females: 1,094  (58.7%)

Median resident age:  40.4 years
Virginia median age:  35.1 years

Zip codes: 24277.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $19,722 (it was $18,056 in 2000)
Pennington Gap:

$19,722
VA:

$61,741
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $12,502

Pennington Gap town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $87,330 (it was $53,700 in 2000)
Pennington Gap:

$87,330
VA:

$237,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $84,605; Detached houses: $91,420; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $35,294; Mobile homes: $37,044

Median gross rent in 2012: $501.

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  • White alone - 1,686 (94.7%)
  • Black alone - 41 (2.3%)
  • Hispanic - 28 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races - 17 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 4 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.06%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Pennington Gap: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: Irish (21.7%), United States (10.7%), German (10.4%), English (9.7%), Scotch-Irish (9.1%), Polish (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 1891/92

Elevation: 1377 feet

Land area: 1.52 square miles.

Population density: 1,229 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Pennington Gap:

  • High school or higher: 69.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 18.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pennington Gap town:

  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 41.7%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 18.6%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.1%
Virginia:  11.6%



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Pennington Gap, Virginia as of July 29, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Pennington Gap to the number of sex offenders is 311 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $646 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $558 (0.7%)

Pennington Gap satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (46.7 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (119.3 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (430.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: St. Charles, VA (1.9 miles) , Dryden, VA (2.2 miles ), Jonesville, VA (2.6 miles ), Upper Clover, KY (3.1 miles) , Keokee, VA (3.1 miles ), Kenvir, KY (3.1 miles ), Cawood, KY (3.3 miles) , Evarts, KY (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 36.76 N, Longitude: 83.03 W

Area code: 276

Pennington Gap household income distribution Pennington Gap home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Pennington Gap by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 100000000
per 100,000 55.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 010000001
per 100,000 0.054.50.00.00.00.00.00.053.9
Assaults 200000000
per 100,000 110.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 471012163017
per 100,000 221.2381.556.30.0684.5927.0174.30.0915.5
Thefts 13211634224056
per 100,000 719.01144.456.3335.81939.51274.6232.40.03015.6
Auto thefts 010000000
per 100,000 0.054.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 010000002
per 100,000 0.054.50.00.00.00.00.00.0107.7
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.5) 115.197.06.514.0130.6120.622.40.0209.1

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Crime rate in Pennington Gap detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.23
Virginia average:

2.27

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.4%
Virginia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -161 (-8.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (54%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Manufacturing (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Extraction workers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Electricians (5%)
  • Construction laborers (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (11%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)

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Average climate in Pennington Gap, Virginia

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Tornado activity:

Pennington Gap-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/9/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.1 miles away from the Pennington Gap town center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/6/1980, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 17.3 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pennington Gap-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 84.2 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 64.5 miles away from Pennington Gap center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 68.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 17.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 21.1 miles away from Pennington Gap center
On 4/19/1996 at 08:50:14, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 15.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lee County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: William C. Wampler - Congressman for Virginia, Jim Pankovits - Baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Pennington Gap:

  • HOSPICE OF LEE COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSP (Hospital, WEST MORGAN AVENUE)
  • WELLMONT LEE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 127 HEALTH CARE DRIVE)
  • LEE HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, 208 HEALTH CARE DRIVE)

Political contributions by individuals in Pennington Gap, VA

Local government website: www.lee-co.com/topg

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pennington Gap:

  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 37 miles; Harrogate, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,182)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 40 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 3,537)
  • Walters State Community College (about 40 miles; Morristown, TN; FT enrollment: 3,878)
  • Tusculum College (about 43 miles; Greeneville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,144)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 49 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 11,642)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 66 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,306)
  • The University of Tennessee (about 75 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 26,308)

Public elementary/middle schools in Pennington Gap:

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Notable location: Pennington Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Shopping Center: River Bend Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Pennington Gap include: Beech Hill Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), First Christian Church (C), First Methodist Church (D), Saint Pious Catholic Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Cane Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Convenient Inn (131 Industrial Drive).

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

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 52.5%
(50.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 79.2% for Black residents, 42.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  56.1%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.7%
Whole state:  5.7%

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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Pennington Gap, VA


37 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Pennington Gap compared to Virginia state average:

Pennington Gap, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Pennington Gap (2011 data):

  • Powell Valley National Bank: Pennington Gap Branch at 42180 East Morgan Avenue, branch established on 1977/11/21. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $240.7 mil, Deposits: $200.3 mil, headquarters in Jonesville, VA, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Powell Valley Bankshares, Inc.
  • Farmers and Miners Bank: Farmers And Miners Bank at 41526 West Morgan Avenue, branch established on 1979/07/02. Info updated 2011/03/25: Bank assets: $129.1 mil, Deposits: $112.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 6 total offices
  • New Peoples Bank, Inc.: Pennington Gap Branch at 42311 E. Morgan Ave., branch established on 1971/01/01. Info updated 2007/08/21: Bank assets: $781.6 mil, Deposits: $709.1 mil, headquarters in Honaker, VA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: New Peoples Bankshares, Inc.
  • Lee Bank and Trust Company: Lee Bank And Trust Company at 41371 West Morgan Avenue, branch established on 1932/08/22. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $177.6 mil, Deposits: $156.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices

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School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Pennington Gap travel time to work - commute


Pennington Gap mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (87%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Pennington Gap town (based on Lee County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.95%
Here67.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist Church East District Association of Primitive BaptistChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
Adherents65.4%14.4%5.8%3.9%3.6%
Congregations40.6%22.6%9.4%5.7%4.7%
NameNational Association of Free Will BaptistsLDS (Mormon) ChurchCatholic ChurchChurch of God of ProphecyOther
Adherents2.6%1.5%1.0%0.9%0.9%
Congregations3.8%0.9%1.9%2.8%7.5%
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: 6
Lee County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Lee County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Lee County:

10.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lee County:

30.7%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.0%
State:

18.6%

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 0$0 1$1,406
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$5,515
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 5$8,869
Streets and Highways 6$6,480$12,9600$0
Sewerage 5$14,347$34,4330$0
Water Supply 5$9,843$23,6230$0
Totals for Government 16$30,670$23,00310$15,790

Pennington Gap government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $794,000 ($425.74)
    Sewerage: $408,000 ($218.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $392,000 ($210.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $362,000 ($194.10)
    Police Protection: $270,000 ($144.77)
    Regular Highways: $100,000 ($53.62)
    Financial Administration: $75,000 ($40.21)
    Fire Protection: $45,000 ($24.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $120,000 ($64.34)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $645,000 ($345.84)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $150,000 ($80.43)

Pennington Gap government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $453,000 ($242.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $375,000 ($201.07)
    All Other: $100,000 ($53.62)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $30,000 ($16.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $893,000 ($478.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $140,000 ($75.07)
    General Support: $94,000 ($50.40)
    All Other: $50,000 ($26.81)
  • Tax - Property: $272,000 ($145.84)
    Other Selective Sales: $120,000 ($64.34)
    NEC: $79,000 ($42.36)
    Public Utilities: $77,000 ($41.29)
    Total General Sales: $36,000 ($19.30)
    Motor Vehicle License: $10,000 ($5.36)

Pennington Gap government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $2,502,000 ($1341.55)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,007,000 ($1076.14)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,838,000 ($985.52)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $2,311,000 ($1239.14)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $191,000 ($102.41)
    Other, NEC: $169,000 ($90.62)

4.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,791 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
Virginia average:

11.06%

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 Wise County, VA  0.65% ($26,750 average AGI)
from Claiborne County, TN  0.27% ($25,889)
from Sullivan County, TN  0.25% ($24,353)


4.15% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,881 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.15%
Virginia average:

10.78%

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 Wise County, VA  0.49% ($25,545 average AGI)
to Claiborne County, TN  0.42% ($33,607)
to Scott County, VA  0.34% ($22,261)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pennington Gap:

  • WSWV (1570 AM; 2 kW; PENNINGTON GAP, VA; Owner: IBS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WFSR (970 AM; 5 kW; HARLAN, KY; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING COMPAY)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHLN (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARLAN, KY)
  • WPWT (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIO)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDUF (1120 AM; daytime; 1 kW; DUFFIELD, VA; Owner: DUFFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTCW (920 AM; 4 kW; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WNVA (1350 AM; 5 kW; NORTON, VA; Owner: RADIO-WISE, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pennington Gap:

  • WSWV-FM (105.5 FM; PENNINGTON GAP, VA; Owner: IBS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W223AA (92.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJNV (99.1 FM; JONESVILLE, VA; Owner: REGINA KAY MOORE)
  • WTUK (105.1 FM; HARLAN, KY; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJDT (106.5 FM; ROGERSVILLE, TN; Owner: C & S BROADCASTING)
  • WIFX-FM (94.3 FM; JENKINS, KY; Owner: LETCHER COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WXKQ-FM (103.9 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WMMT (88.7 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: APPALSHOP, INCORPORATED)
  • WBGQ (100.7 FM; BULLS GAP, TN; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING)
  • WSGS (101.1 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WRZK (95.9 FM; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: MURRAY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WDXC (102.3 FM; POUND, VA; Owner: WDXC RADIO, INC.)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WETS-FM (89.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXBQ-FM (96.9 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WEKH (90.9 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: EASTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Pennington Gap:

  • WMEV-LP (Channel 4; PENNINGTON GAP, VA; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WYMT-TV (Channel 57; HAZARD, KY; Owner: WYMT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W24BT (Channel 24; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WAGV (Channel 44; HARLAN, KY; Owner: LIVING FAITH MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W31BU (Channel 31; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53BQ (Channel 53; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W69ED (Channel 69; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKHA (Channel 35; HAZARD, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WAPM-CA (Channel 9; LYNCH/BENHAM, KY; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Pennington Gap fatal accident list:

Oct 27, 1989 01:15 PM, Rt421, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 8, 1986 08:20 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1



FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • LARRY W WILLIAMS, Airport Rd. (Lat: 36.746472 Lon: -83.039333), Type: 17.1, Overall height: 17.1 m
    Registrant: 5405461691, , KENTUCKY AVE.
  • Nr St Rt 641 2 Mi Se (Lat: 36.733889 Lon: -83.042778), Type: 93.2, Overall height: 92.3 m
    Registrant: 5405462520, , 203 W MORGAN AVE

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Hunters Gap Forest Lookout Tower (Lat: 36.628694 Lon: -83.088222), Type: Building, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: WRX732
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.225 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/03/2005, Expiration Date: 04/30/2015
    Registrant: Virginia Information Technologies Agency (Vita), 11751 Meadowville Lane, Chester, VA 23836, Phone: (804) 416-6199, Fax: (804) 416-6353, Email:
  • Pennington Gap Arprt Off State Rd 640 (Lat: 36.746472 Lon: -83.039333), Call Sign: KNCP998
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.295 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/16/2012, Expiration Date: 01/29/2022
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 36.748917 Lon: -83.050667, Call Sign: WQOX281
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/22/2012, Expiration Date: 02/22/2022, Certifier: Eddie Thomas
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464
  • 1800 Combs Road (Lat: 36.748889 Lon: -83.050556), Type: Building, Structure height: 15.9 m, Overall height: 21 m, Call Sign: WQOX627
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHz, 155.280 MHz, 155.340 MHz, 155.400 MHz, 155.752 MHz, 151.137 MHz, 154.452 MHz, 158.737 MHz, 159.472 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/27/2012, Expiration Date: 02/27/2022, Certifier: David R Warner
    Registrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Sevice 121310 Jl, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 203 W Morgan Ave (Lat: 36.758139 Lon: -83.027667), Overall height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WPNK688, Licensee ID: L01192947
    Assigned Frequencies: 947.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/14/1987, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019
    Registrant: B C Broadcasting Company, Inc., 203 West Morgan Avenue, Pennington Gap, VA 24277
  • Various Locations (Lat: 36.758694 Lon: -83.031556), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPNL681
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.343 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/26/2013, Expiration Date: 03/20/2023
    Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • 203 W. Morgan Ave. (Lat: 36.758139 Lon: -83.027667), Overall height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WLO278, Licensee ID: L01192947
    Assigned Frequencies: 950.875 MHz, 951.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/11/1988, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019
    Registrant: B C Broadcasting Company, Inc., 203 West Morgan Avenue, Pennington Gap, VA 24277

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • 500' North Of City Limits Of (Lat: 36.756472 Lon: -83.047389), Call Sign: KNKC693
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019
    Registrant: Hall, Estill, Hardwick, Gable, Golden & Nelson, P.C., 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 700 North, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 973-1210, Fax: (202) 973-1212, Email:
  • Approximately 1.5 Miles South Of: (Lat: 36.735361 Lon: -83.038778), Call Sign: KNKC693
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019
    Registrant: Hall, Estill, Hardwick, Gable, Golden & Nelson, P.C., 1120 20th Street, Nw, Suite 700 North, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 973-1210, Fax: (202) 973-1212, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pennington Gap)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: SIX CHUTER INC SR7 XL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2546N , Serial Number: 98-2064-SR7XL, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 06/09/2007
    Registrant (Corporation): Reuilles Auto Service Center Inc, 403 Industrial Dr, Pennington Gap, VA 24277
  • Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL 700 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 26574 , Serial Number: 70006, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 09/13/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): R S Jones & Associates Inc, 120 W Morgan Avenue, Pennington Gap, VA 24277
  • Aircraft: VERTICAL AVIATION TECHNOLOGIES 260L HUMMINGBIRD (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4045 , Serial Number: 1079, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 06/20/2011
    Registrant (Corporation): A&a Conveyor And Equipment Inc, Po Box 689, Pennington Gap, VA 24277
  • Aircraft: HUGHES 269A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 65 mph), Engine: LYCOMING HIO-360 SER (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6258B , Serial Number: 67-16812, Airworthiness Date: 12/15/1997
    Registrant (Corporation): A&a Conveyor And Equipement Inc, Po Box 689, Pennington Gap, VA 24277


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 29
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Pennington Gap


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pennington Gap, VA

Most common first names in Pennington Gap, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7071.3 years
Mary5975.4 years
William5173.6 years
Charles4565.4 years
John3775.3 years
Robert3673.1 years
George3276.8 years
Roy2369.2 years
Ruby2180.0 years
Fred1972.4 years
Most common last names in Pennington Gap, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Parsons5473.9 years
Garrett3769.9 years
Ely3778.2 years
Smith3673.0 years
Stapleton3472.1 years
Jones2973.1 years
Johnson2972.8 years
King2871.3 years
Gibson2771.7 years
Williams2370.2 years
Businesses in Pennington Gap, VA
NameCountNameCount
GNC1Pizza Hut1
H&R Block1Rite Aid1
Hardee's1True Value1
Long John Silver's1U-Haul1
McDonald's1
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