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Population in 2012: 988 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.5%
 

Males: 463  (46.9%)
Females: 525  (53.1%)

Median resident age:  42.9 years
West Virginia median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 25159.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $57,978 (it was $42,273 in 2000)
Poca:

$57,978
WV:

$40,196
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,631

Poca town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $120,212 (it was $87,600 in 2000)
Poca:

$120,212
WV:

$100,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $128,523; Detached houses: $131,868; Mobile homes: $57,320

Median gross rent in 2012: $567.

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  • White alone - 957 (98.3%)
  • Hispanic - 6 (0.6%)
  • Black alone - 5 (0.5%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Poca: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Recent posts about Poca, West Virginia on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Poca is mentioned 57 times on our forum:
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Ancestries: English (18.6%), German (12.9%), United States (10.7%), Irish (10.0%), Dutch (7.0%), Welsh (2.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 600 feet

Land area: 0.56 square miles.

Population density: 1,762 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Poca:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Poca town:

  • Never married: 17.7%
  • Now married: 56.9%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

3 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.2%
West Virginia:  1.3%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Poca, West Virginia as of July 25, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Poca to the number of sex offenders is 110 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $750 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $663 (0.6%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (12.5 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (123.1 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (372.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Cross Lanes, WV (1.8 miles ), Nitro, WV (1.8 miles ), Bancroft, WV (1.9 miles ), Hometown, WV (2.4 miles ), St. Albans, WV (2.4 miles ), Jefferson, WV (2.5 miles ), Winfield, WV (2.6 miles ), Teays Valley, WV (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 38.46 N, Longitude: 81.82 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

Poca household income distribution Poca home values distribution

Property values in Poca, WV


 

Crime rates in Poca by Year
Type 2001 2004 2005
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 010
per 100,000 0.098.80.0
Burglaries 021
per 100,000 0.0197.697.6
Thefts 076
per 100,000 0.0691.7585.4
Auto thefts 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
Arson 000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 319.5) 0.058.328.8

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

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.1%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -151 (-13.0%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Utilities (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Religious workers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Cashiers (4%)

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Average climate in Poca, West Virginia

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Tornado activity:

Poca-area historical tornado activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.4 miles away from the Poca town center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 39.3 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Poca-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 87.4 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 90.6 miles away from Poca center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1991 at 18:34:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 15.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/1991 at 01:01:20, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 9.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from Poca center
On 10/28/1997 at 10:36:46, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 90.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Putnam County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Poca topographic map

Birthplace of: Quentin Wilson - Engineer.


Hospitals/medical centers near Poca:

  • CROSS LANES GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 3 miles away; CROSS LANES, WV)
  • HUDSON STREET GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, WV)
  • HANSFORD STREET GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, WV)

Political contributions by individuals in Poca, WV

Amtrak station near Poca:

  • 12 miles: CHARLESTON (350 MCCORKLE AVE. SE) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Poca:

  • West Virginia State University (about 7 miles; Institute, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,062)
  • Marshall University (about 34 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 9,821)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 46 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,202)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 57 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,736)
  • Mountain State University (about 59 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 4,410)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 62 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 19,492)
  • Shawnee State University (about 67 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 3,573)

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Public elementary/middle schools in Poca:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Heizer Community Church 7 Miles out Heizer Creek Road in Poca West Virginia. http://www.heizercreekchurch.org added by Disciple of Christ

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Notable locations in Poca: Poca Volunteer Fire Department (A), Poca Branch Putnam County Library (B), Poca Town Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Poca: Poca Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rock Branch (A), Pocatalico River (B), Heizer Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Stamper Services Of Wv (1113 Poca River Road North).

 
Putnam County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  SO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5 Pb 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 38.2. This is about average.
City:

38.2
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.58. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

5.58
U.S.:

2.43
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

18.7
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.7
U.S.:

9.6
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.00376. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00376
U.S.:

0.02218


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 6.2%
(6.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.4%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.8%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Poca, WV

8 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Poca compared to West Virginia state average:

Poca, West Virginia environmental map by EPA

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  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Banks with branches in Poca (2011 data):

  • The Poca Valley Bank, Inc.: Poca Foodfair Supermarket Branch at Route 62, Main Street, branch established on 2000/09/18. Info updated 2006/09/20: Bank assets: $302.8 mil, Deposits: $271.9 mil, headquarters in Walton, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Poca Valley Bankshares, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Poca travel time to work - commute


Poca mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Poca town (based on Putnam County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.92%
Here27.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChurch of the NazarenePresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents34.8%18.6%10.9%7.7%6.9%
Congregations17.7%16.1%3.2%8.1%8.1%
NameChurches of ChristSouthern Baptist ConventionChurch of God (Anderson, Indiana)LDS (Mormon) ChurchOther
Adherents5.3%3.4%3.2%2.7%6.4%
Congregations11.3%3.2%8.1%1.6%22.6%
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: 10
Putnam County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Putnam County:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

2.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Putnam County:

31.1%
West Virginia:

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

10.3%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,624
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$235
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 7$2,125
Streets and Highways 1$2,550$30,6001$1,190
Sewerage 3$5,440$21,7600$0
Totals for Government 4$7,990$23,97018$5,174

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $75,000 ($75.91)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($30.36)
    Financial Administration: $22,000 ($22.27)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($15.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($5.06)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($4.05)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($2.02)
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $1,000 ($1.01)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($1.01)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($2.02)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $70,000 ($70.85)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,000 ($3.04)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($10.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $20,000 ($20.24)
    All Other: $3,000 ($3.04)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $65,000 ($65.79)
    Property: $52,000 ($52.63)
    Public Utilities: $20,000 ($20.24)
    NEC: $2,000 ($2.02)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $40,000 ($40.49)

7.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,525 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.77%
West Virginia average:

5.78%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($114 average AGI)
Putnam County:

0.05%
West Virginia average:

0.06%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Kanawha County, WV  3.26% ($39,473 average AGI)
from Cabell County, WV  0.88% ($37,538)
from Mason County, WV  0.16% ($29,250)


7.14% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($46,952 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.14%
West Virginia average:

5.65%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($327 average AGI)
Putnam County:

0.05%
West Virginia average:

0.02%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Kanawha County, WV  2.65% ($31,545 average AGI)
to Cabell County, WV  0.85% ($30,759)
to Mason County, WV  0.20% ($30,868)

Strongest AM radio stations in Poca:

  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVTS (950 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WSCW (1410 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WJYP (1300 AM; 1 kW; ST. ALBANS, WV)
  • WBES (1240 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WZZW (1600 AM; 5 kW; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOKU (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HURRICANE, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSWW (1490 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)

Strongest FM radio stations in Poca:

  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WZJO (94.5 FM; DUNBAR, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WQBE-FM (97.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRVZ (98.7 FM; POCATALICO, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJYP-FM (100.9 FM; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WVSR-FM (102.7 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKWS (96.1 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVPN (88.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WKAZ (107.3 FM; MIAMI, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVAF (99.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WXAF (90.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCIR-FM (103.7 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WZAC-FM (92.5 FM; DANVILLE, WV; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKVW (93.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, WV; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WEMM (107.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO. OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)
  • W208AK (89.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: LOWER OHIO VALLEY EDUCATIONAL CORP.)
  • WCEF (98.3 FM; RIPLEY, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Poca:

  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WSAZ-TV (Channel 3; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W31CA (Channel 31; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W36CR (Channel 36; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W16CE (Channel 16; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WOWB-LP (Channel 53; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)

Poca fatal accident list:

Sep 12, 2011 06:21 PM, 27, Lat: 38.55479444, Lon: -81.75516389, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 16, 2010 03:00 AM, Sr-62, Lat: 38.47213889, Lon: -81.81424167, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Rt 35 & Pocatalico River At N City Limits (Lat: 38.478417 Lon: -81.810972), Call Sign: KFI863, Licensee ID: L00089848
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.250 MHz, 35.7400 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/01/1998, Expiration Date: 04/01/2003, Cancellation Date: 07/06/2003
    Registrant: Claxton Smith & Sons Ready Mixed Concrete Co Inc, Rt 1 Box 74, Poca, WV 25159
  • POCA, Rt 35 & Pocatalico River At N. City Limits (Lat: 38.478417 Lon: -81.810972), Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQLP700
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.975 MHz, 35.7400 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/23/2010, Expiration Date: 03/23/2020, Certifier: Jack Smith
    Registrant: Pros Ltd, 3651 Peachtree Parkway Suite E-111, Suwanee, GA 30024-6009, Phone: (270) 908-4402, Fax: (786) 549-7864, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Poca)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O 470R (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 182WV , Serial Number: 18256971, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 05/24/2007
    Registrant (Corporation): Skylane Aviation LLC, 100 Harris Dr, Poca, WV 25159
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 18742 , Serial Number: 15074080, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 11/20/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Ollin David Mcclanahan, Po Box 71, Poca, WV 25159
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6099B , Serial Number: 34099, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 02/14/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Mason L Jr Kitchen, 6 Park Pl, Poca, WV 25159
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6238D , Serial Number: 17272656, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 05/02/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): Skylane Aviation LLC, 100 Harris Dr, Poca, WV 25159
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 734XX , Serial Number: 17269207, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 06/03/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Skylane Aviation LLC, 100 Harris Dr, Poca, WV 25159
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 977MA , Serial Number: 28-8116032, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 09/04/1980
    Registrant (Corporation): Dperfect LLC, 1344 Poca River Rd N, Poca, WV 25159



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$72,7701$84,3003$102,770
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$129,990
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$54,740
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0205.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$114,180
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2003 2002 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0205.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 39
  • Hazardous Condition: 20
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Poca


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

Most common first names in Poca, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3871.4 years
Robert2667.3 years
Charles2570.1 years
William2368.1 years
John2074.2 years
Mary1575.0 years
George1272.2 years
Ruth1180.9 years
David1070.6 years
Ruby975.8 years
Most common last names in Poca, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bailey3375.6 years
Mcclanahan3275.3 years
Thomas2376.3 years
Davis1770.5 years
Lett1773.3 years
Jones1376.8 years
Martin1379.5 years
Smith1366.0 years
Melton1381.6 years
Null1271.7 years
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Michael L. Hutchison (6)
  • Randall Farmer (2)
  • Delana Harris (1)
  • Michael L. Hutchision (1)
  • Danny Smith (1)
  • Gary Lee Carney (1)

Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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