Pennsboro, West Virginia

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Population in 2014: 1,085 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.5%
 
Males: 473  (43.6%)
Females: 612  (56.4%)
Median resident age:  41.2 years
West Virginia median age:  41.7 years

Zip codes: 26415.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,829 (it was $24,120 in 2000)
Pennsboro:

$31,829
WV:

$41,253

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,391 (it was $14,325 in 2000)

Pennsboro city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $71,559 (it was $35,500 in 2000)
Pennsboro:

$71,559
WV:

$103,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $74,480; Detached houses: $76,297; Mobile homes: $48,312

Median gross rent in 2013: $599.

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  • Races in Pennsboro, WV (2010)

    Pennsboro races chart
    • 1,14297.5%White alone
    • 121.0%Hispanic
    • 70.6%Two or more races
    • 60.5%American Indian alone
    • 30.3%Black alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Pennsboro: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.4%), English (15.8%), United States (15.6%), Irish (14.8%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%), French (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 867 feet

Land area: 2.18 square miles.

Population density: 498 people per square mile   (low).

Pennsboro, West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Pennsboro:

  • High school or higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 13.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pennsboro city:

  • Never married: 28.1%
  • Now married: 45.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 20.0%

5 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
West Virginia:

1.1%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Pennsboro, West Virginia as of May 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Pennsboro to the number of sex offenders is 186 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $425 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $289 (0.4%)

Pennsboro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (73.9 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (95.8 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (314.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Ellenboro, WV (2.2 miles ), Pullman, WV (2.6 miles) , Harrisville, WV (2.6 miles ), West Union, WV (3.2 miles ), Cairo, WV (3.4 miles ), Auburn, WV (3.8 miles) , St. Marys, WV (3.8 miles ), Middlebourne, WV (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $26,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $103,100
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $20,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.28 N, Longitude: 80.97 W

Area code: 304

Pennsboro household income distribution Pennsboro home values distribution

Crime rates in Pennsboro by Year
Type 2005 2011 2012
Murders 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Rapes 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Robberies 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Assaults 011
per 100,000 0.085.386.1
Burglaries 300
per 100,000 251.00.00.0
Thefts 011
per 100,000 0.085.386.1
Auto thefts 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Arson 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 276.9) 17.920.921.0

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Crime rate in Pennsboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.85
West Virginia average:

1.87
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.9%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -84 (-6.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (30%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Pennsboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Pennsboro, West Virginia

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Tornado activity:

Pennsboro-area historical tornado activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/1/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the Pennsboro city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/28/1981, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pennsboro-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 155.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 177.0 miles away from Pennsboro center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 160.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 175.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 153.1 miles away from Pennsboro center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 156.9 miles away from the city 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 Ritchie County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pennsboro topographic map

Birthplace of: Oscar Lambert - Football and baseball player, John J. Cornwell - Politician, Frank Wilson Jr. - Craftsman Truck series NASCAR driver (born: Jun 29, 1966).

Hospitals and medical centers near Pennsboro:

  • PINE VIEW NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HARRISVILLE, WV)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pennsboro:

  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 30 miles; Parkersburg, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,619)
  • Fairmont State University (about 46 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,714)
  • West Virginia University (about 60 miles; Morgantown, WV; FT enrollment: 27,429)
  • Waynesburg University (about 60 miles; Waynesburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 61 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)
  • West Liberty University (about 64 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,728)
  • Muskingum University (about 65 miles; New Concord, OH; FT enrollment: 2,073)

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Notable locations in Pennsboro: Ritchie County Ambulance Authority Incorporated Station 41 (A), Pennsboro Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Masonic Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Ritchie County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.6%
(23.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.8%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.0%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Pennsboro, West Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Pennsboro (2011 data):

  • Cornerstone Bank, Inc.: Pennsboro Branch at Route Number 2, branch established on 1989/01/03. Info updated 2006/12/18: Bank assets: $94.2 mil, Deposits: $78.8 mil, headquarters in West Union, WV, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Cornerstone Financial Services, Inc.
  • Union Bank, Inc.: Pennsboro Branch at 214 Masonic Avenue, branch established on 1980/09/02. Info updated 2007/09/28: Bank assets: $184.1 mil, Deposits: $157.8 mil, headquarters in Middlebourne, WV, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Hometown Bancshares, Inc.
  • West Union Bank: Pennsboro Branch at 101 Eagle Drive, branch established on 1989/01/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $116.9 mil, Deposits: $99.8 mil, headquarters in West Union, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Tri-County Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
West Virginia average:

11.3

Pennsboro travel time to work - commute Pennsboro mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Pennsboro city (based on Ritchie County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,30927
Evangelical Protestant1,01317
Other2683
Black Protestant1781
Catholic971
None6,584-
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: 4
Ritchie County:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Ritchie County:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

13.0%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Ritchie County:

30.4%
West Virginia:

31.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.1%
State:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pennsboro:

51.4%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Pennsboro:

51.6%
West Virginia:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.0
West Virginia:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.9%
West Virginia:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.2%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Pennsboro:

6.9
West Virginia:

6.9

Overweight people:
Pennsboro:

42.0%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

57.6%
West Virginia:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Pennsboro:

80.3%
West Virginia:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pennsboro, WV 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 2$4,695$28,1705$9
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,307$27,6840$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$1,105
Sewerage 0$0 3$1,275
Totals for Government 3$7,002$28,00811$2,389

Pennsboro government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $53,000 ($48.85)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($10.14)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $189,000 ($174.19)
    Sewerage: $88,000 ($81.11)
    Regular Highways: $85,000 ($78.34)
    Financial Administration: $68,000 ($62.67)
    Police Protection: $41,000 ($37.79)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($16.59)
    Fire Protection: $13,000 ($11.98)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($4.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $19,000 ($17.51)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $132,000 ($121.66)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($21.20)

Pennsboro government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $136,000 ($125.35)
    All Other: $76,000 ($70.05)
  • Miscellaneous - Property Sale Other: $53,000 ($48.85)
    General Revenue, NEC: $41,000 ($37.79)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($16.59)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $206,000 ($189.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $3,000 ($2.76)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.92)
  • Tax - Property: $159,000 ($146.54)
    Public Utilities: $8,000 ($7.37)
    NEC: $2,000 ($1.84)

Pennsboro government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $530,000 ($488.48)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $389,000 ($358.53)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $509,000 ($469.12)
    Other, NEC: $357,000 ($329.03)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $32,000 ($29.49)
    Water Utilities: $21,000 ($19.35)

Pennsboro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $30,000 ($27.65)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $499,000 ($459.91)

4.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,873 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.28%
West Virginia average:

5.16%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wood County, WV  0.88% ($47,176 average AGI)
from Doddridge County, WV  0.41% ($26,125)
from Harrison County, WV  0.26% ($60,100)


5.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,096 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
West Virginia average:

5.13%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wood County, WV  1.55% ($20,311 average AGI)
to Pleasants County, WV  0.56% ($32,318)
to Harrison County, WV  0.43% ($26,647)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pennsboro:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBRJ (910 AM; 5 kW; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJAW (630 AM; 1 kW; ST. MARYS, WV; Owner: JAWCO, INC.)
  • WADC (1050 AM; 5 kW; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMMN (920 AM; 5 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FANTASIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pennsboro:

  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WRRR-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MARYS, WV; Owner: SEVEN RANGES RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAJR-FM (103.3 FM; SALEM, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF SALEM)
  • WVPW (88.9 FM; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WZWA (90.1 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWLW (106.5 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CLARKSBURG)
  • WOBG-FM (105.7 FM; SALEM, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WKJL (88.1 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INC.)
  • WGIE (92.7 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WYMJ (99.5 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WXIL (95.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WPDX-FM (104.9 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: TSCHUDY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WETZ-FM (103.9 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WXCR (92.3 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: SEVEN RANGES RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHBR-FM (103.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WDMX (100.1 FM; VIENNA, WV; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMBP (91.9 FM; BELPRE, OH; Owner: LOWER OHIO VALLEY EDUCATIONAL CORP.)
  • WVVV (96.9 FM; WILLIAMSTOWN, WV; Owner: BENNCO, INC.)
  • WRSG (91.5 FM; MIDDLEBOURNE, WV; Owner: TYLER COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W265AL (100.9 FM; HARRISVILLE, WV; Owner: RALPH E. MATHENY, JR.)

TV broadcast stations around Pennsboro:

  • WVFX (Channel 46; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION CLARKSBURG, LLC)
  • Pennsboro, West Virginia
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents13
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:2
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents20
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • West Virginia average
  • Fatal accident count64
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents94
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons21
  • Fatalities70
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents165
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents6
See more detailed statistics of Pennsboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 12m39ftTotal length
  • $3,286,000Total costs
  • 6,400Total average daily traffic
  • 379Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,100Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pennsboro)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Pennsboro, WV)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STANLEY, 5.4 Ne Int Us Hwy 50 & Sr 74 (Lat: 39.320611 Lon: -80.877583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 93 m, Call Sign: WNEX896
    Assigned Frequencies: 6855.00 MHz, 6785.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2009, Expiration Date: 07/28/2019, Certifier: Ernest N Maley JrRegistrant: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, 1333 New Hampshire Ave., Nw, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-4011, Fax: (202) 955-7719, Email:
  • PENNSBORO, 1.8 Mile Sw Pennsboro,Wv 900 Ft N Of Us Rt 50 (Lat: 39.276472 Lon: -81.000139), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 109.7 m, Call Sign: WQNX204, Licensee ID: L00123204
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6675.00 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6675.00 MHz... (+9 more)Grant Date: 06/23/2011, Expiration Date: 06/23/2021, Certifier: Joe GonzalesRegistrant: West Virginia Division Of Homeland Security And Emergency Management, 1900 Kanawha Blvd, E., Bldg 1 Room Eb-80, Charleston, WV 25305, Phone: (304) 558-5380, Email:
  • PK343, 900 Spring Run Road (273632) (Lat: 39.275667 Lon: -80.962889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.9 m, Call Sign: WQWG411, Licensee ID: L00083988
    Assigned Frequencies: 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/13/2015, Expiration Date: 08/13/2025, Certifier: Joseph R TauchenRegistrant: West Virginia Pcs Alliance, L.C., 7501 Boulders View Drive, Suite 600, North Chesterfield, VA 23225, Phone: (804) 218-5460, Fax: (804) 327-5491, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • West Of Rd 119 Spring Run Road (Lat: 39.277000 Lon: -80.969806), Overall height: 34.4 m, Call Sign: KNKP688
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.630 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 11/05/2004, Certifier: Robert C GreenRegistrant: Fiorio Communications Consulting, 10451 Twin Rivers Road Suite 207, Columbia, MD 21044, Phone: (301) 596-1000, Fax: (301) 596-1121, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pennsboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1771A , Serial Number: 22-498, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 01/09/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Mark G Hall, 1791 River Rd, Pennsboro, WV 26415, Other Owners: Kathllen M Hall
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18 105 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 283T , Serial Number: 18-2397, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 07/18/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Terry A Hall, 872 River Rd, Pennsboro, WV 26415
  • Aircraft: FOXAIR LLC KITFOX LIGHT SPORT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 92YB , Serial Number: KA11020185, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 06/09/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Terry L Fry, 332 Grapevine Rd, Pennsboro, WV 26415
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 97553 , Serial Number: 18267129, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 07/19/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Stephen D Jackson, 3117 Mountain Dr, Pennsboro, WV 26415

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

HARRISVILLE (Address: 36 MAGNOLIA STREET , Population served: 2,581, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In AUG-2013. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-03-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-13-2013)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
PENNSBORO (Address: 36 MAGNOLIA STREET , Population served: 1,291, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAR-2014. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-06-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-06-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In NOV-2011. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2011), St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-11-2012)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
ELLENBORO-LAMBERTON PSD (Address: 422 MAIN STREET , Population served: 456, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In DEC-2012. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2013), St Public Notif requested (FEB-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-07-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-20-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Pennsboro

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Most common first names in Pennsboro, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3475.2 years
Mary3376.3 years
John2578.9 years
William2071.3 years
Charles1573.4 years
Robert1264.8 years
George1176.8 years
Paul1174.3 years
Harry1172.2 years
Carl1075.6 years
Most common last names in Pennsboro, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones5173.4 years
Collins2179.9 years
Davis1977.2 years
Mccullough1877.6 years
Taylor1871.3 years
Wilson1784.8 years
Dotson1785.5 years
Smith1478.9 years
Bunner1375.5 years
Markle1374.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (86%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Businesses in Pennsboro, WV

  • 7-Eleven: 2
  • Ace Hardware: 1
  • Subway: 1

Pennsboro compared to West Virginia state average:

  • 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.
There are 4 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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