Pomeroy, Ohio

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Population in 2014: 1,827 (69% urban, 31% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.1%
 
Males: 915  (50.1%)
Females: 912  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  39.1 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years

Zip codes: 45769.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $22,154 (it was $19,971 in 2000)
Pomeroy:

$22,154
OH:

$48,081

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,738 (it was $11,305 in 2000)

Pomeroy village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $54,761 (it was $37,900 in 2000)
Pomeroy:

$54,761
OH:

$127,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $485.

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  • Races in Pomeroy, OH (2010)

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    • 1,74094.0%White alone
    • 502.7%Black alone
    • 432.3%Two or more races
    • 90.5%Hispanic
    • 80.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Pomeroy: 77.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.1%), Irish (12.9%), United States (11.4%), English (7.8%), Dutch (4.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 590 feet

Land area: 3.24 square miles.

Population density: 565 people per square mile   (low).

Pomeroy,OH real estate house value index trend

Pomeroy, Ohio map

For population 25 years and over in Pomeroy:

  • High school or higher: 76.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 19.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pomeroy village:

  • Never married: 25.5%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

6 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.3%
Ohio:

4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $628 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $448 (0.9%)

Pomeroy satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (47.8 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (83.9 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (355.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Mason, WV (0.8 miles ), Middleport, OH (1.6 miles ), Hartford City, WV (1.7 miles ), Syracuse, OH (1.9 miles ), New Haven, WV (2.1 miles ), Rutland, OH (2.3 miles ), Cheshire, OH (2.7 miles ), Racine, OH (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.03 N, Longitude: 82.03 W

Area code: 740

Pomeroy household income distribution Pomeroy home values distribution

Crime rates in Pomeroy (2010):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 3 assaults (154.6 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 6 thefts (309.3 per 100,000)
  • 3 auto thefts (154.6 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 57.9 (higher means more crime, US average = 266.4)

Crime rates in Pomeroy (2014):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 assaults (108.6 per 100,000)
  • 5 burglaries (271.4 per 100,000)
  • 9 thefts (488.6 per 100,000)
  • 1 auto theft (54.3 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 67.2 (higher means more crime, US average = 235.9)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 11 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.09
Ohio average:

2.10
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.8%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -475 (-19.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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

Average climate in Pomeroy, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Pomeroy-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the Pomeroy village center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/23/1968, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 48.9 miles away from the village center killed 6 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pomeroy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 117.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 191.0 miles away from Pomeroy center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 183.9 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 117.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 318.3 miles away from Pomeroy center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 162.3 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 Meigs County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pomeroy topographic map

Birthplace of: Art Lewis - Football player and coach, Kid Elberfeld - Baseball player, Bill Wilson (pitcher) - Baseball player, Harley Dillinger - Baseball player, James Edwin Campbell (poet) - Poet.

Hospitals and medical centers in Pomeroy:

  • ROCKSPRINGS REHABILITATION CENTER (36759 ROCKSPRINGS ROAD)
  • VETERANS MEM SKILLED NRSG FAC (115 1/2 EAST MEMORIAL DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Pomeroy:

  • OVERBROOK CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MIDDLEPORT, OH)
  • POINT PLEASANT DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; POINT PLEASANT, WV)
  • HOME HEALTH CARE OF SOUTHEAST OHIO, INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; GUYSVILLE, OH)
  • PLEASANT VALLEY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; POINT PLEASANT, WV)
  • BCS/PORTER ROAD HOME (Hospital, about 16 miles away; BIDWELL, OH)
  • BCS/BIDWELL HOME (Hospital, about 16 miles away; BIDWELL, OH)
  • RAVENSWOOD VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; RAVENSWOOD, WV)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pomeroy:

  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 21 miles; Athens, OH; Full-time enrollment: 26,181)
  • Hocking College (about 31 miles; Nelsonville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,146)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 32 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • Marshall University (about 48 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • West Virginia State University (about 48 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 52 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • Shawnee State University (about 56 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)

Public high schools in Pomeroy:

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Library in Pomeroy:

  • MEIGS COUNTY DISTRICT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $932,574; Location: 216 W. MAIN ST.; 98,962 books; 3,484 audio materials; 6,062 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 266 state licensed databases; 217 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Pomeroy: Pomeroy Emergency Squad (A), Meigs County Emergency Medical Services Station 11 (B), Meigs County Emergency Medical Services (C), Pomeroy Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Pomeroy include: Grace Episcopal Church (A), Pomeroy Seventh Day Adventist Church (B), Pomeroy United Methodist Church (C), Saint Paul Lutheran Church (D), Trinity Congregational Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Beech Grove Cemetery (1), Saint Johns Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Forest Run (A), Monkey Run (B), Naylors Run (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Pomeroy: Pomeroy Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Meigs County - Juvenile Court (Court House).

Meigs 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 14.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

14.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2009 was 0.439. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.439
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 3.41. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.41
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.09
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 44.3%
(44.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 62.0% for Black residents, 80.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Ohio:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  63.8%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  11.0%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
8 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
29 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards in 2000

Pomeroy, Ohio environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Pomeroy (2011 data):

  • Peoples Bank, National Association: Pomeroy Motor Branch at Lynn And Second Streets, branch established on 1996/04/26; Pomeroy Branch at 115 Court Street, branch established on 1872/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/29: Bank assets: $1,788.7 mil, Deposits: $1,356.7 mil, headquarters in Marietta, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorp Inc.
  • The Ohio Valley Bank Company: Pomeroy Branch at 700 West Main Street, branch established on 1998/12/11. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $793.4 mil, Deposits: $689.5 mil, headquarters in Gallipolis, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Ohio Valley Banc Corp.
  • The Farmers Bank and Savings Company: The Farmers Bank And Savings Company at 211 West Second Street, branch established on 1904/12/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $255.0 mil, Deposits: $224.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Ohio average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Pomeroy village (based on Meigs County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,90941
Mainline Protestant2,11531
Catholic2831
Other1182
None17,345-
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
Meigs County:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Meigs County:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Meigs County:

6.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.7%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Meigs County:

29.7%
Ohio:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.8%
State:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.9%
State:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.6%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.3
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.8%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

14.8%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.5%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Pomeroy:

53.7%
Ohio:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.9%
Ohio:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pomeroy, OH 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
Financial Administration 2$18,441$110,6460$0
Other Government Administration 7$1,000$1,7140$0
Judicial and Legal 2$2,000$12,0000$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$67,899$135,7982$5,810
Police - Other 3$23,728$94,9123$16,342
Firefighters 1$0$00$0
Streets and Highways 1$7,529$90,3480$0
Sewerage 3$34,100$136,4000$0
Water Supply 7$76,955$131,9230$0
Totals for Government 32$231,652$86,8705$22,152

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

  • Construction - Financial Administration: $40,000 ($21.89)
    Parks & Recreation: $32,000 ($17.52)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $454,000 ($248.49)
    Police Protection: $366,000 ($200.33)
    Financial Administration: $192,000 ($105.09)
    Regular Highways: $180,000 ($98.52)
    General - Other: $77,000 ($42.15)
    Fire Protection: $75,000 ($41.05)
    Sewerage: $70,000 ($38.31)
    Parks & Recreation: $26,000 ($14.23)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($8.21)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $701,000 ($383.69)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $35,000 ($19.16)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $83,000 ($45.43)
    All Other: $21,000 ($11.49)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($5.47)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $319,000 ($174.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $59,000 ($32.29)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $603,000 ($330.05)
    Property: $154,000 ($84.29)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $578,000 ($316.37)
    Industrial Revenue: $75,000 ($41.05)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $146,000 ($79.91)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $200,000 ($109.47)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $160,000 ($87.58)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $444,000 ($243.02)
    Industrial Revenue: $68,000 ($37.22)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $7,000 ($3.83)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $186,000 ($101.81)
    Water Utilities: $134,000 ($73.34)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $79,000 ($43.24)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $68,000 ($37.22)

4.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,645 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.10%
Ohio average:

4.72%

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 Athens County, OH  0.81% ($28,156 average AGI)
from Gallia County, OH  0.42% ($25,545)
from Mason County, WV  0.41% ($31,219)


4.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,744 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.38%
Ohio average:

5.14%

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 Athens County, OH  0.87% ($24,362 average AGI)
to Gallia County, OH  0.59% ($34,404)
to Mason County, WV  0.35% ($24,786)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pomeroy:

  • WMPO (1390 AM; 5 kW; MIDDLEPORT-POMEROY, OH; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC. OF OHIO)
  • 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.)
  • WADC (1050 AM; 5 kW; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WBRJ (910 AM; 5 kW; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRFD (880 AM; daytime; 23 kW; COLUMBUS-WORTHINGTON, OH; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OHIO, INC.)
  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WMOV (1360 AM; daytime; 1 kW; RAVENSWOOD, WV; Owner: HAROLD F. PARSHALL)
  • WJEH (990 AM; 1 kW; GALLIPOLIS, OH; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pomeroy:

  • WYVK (92.1 FM; MIDDLEPORT, OH; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC. OF OHIO)
  • WRZZ (106.1 FM; ELIZABETH, WV; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WLWF (93.1 FM; RAVENSWOOD, WV; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)
  • WBYG (99.5 FM; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WJKW (95.9 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WRYV (101.5 FM; GALLIPOLIS, OH; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPCN (88.1 FM; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOUB-FM (91.3 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WGGE (99.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • W211BT (90.1 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVRP (90.7 FM; RIPLEY, WV; Owner: LOWER OHIO VALLEY EDUCATIONAL CORP.)
  • WRVB (102.1 FM; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXTQ (105.5 FM; ATHENS, OH; Owner: WATH, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Pomeroy:

  • WJOS-LP (Channel 58; POMEROY, OH; Owner: WILLIAM A. BARNHARDT)
  • WOUB-TV (Channel 20; ATHENS, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH 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)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)

Pomeroy fatal accident list:

Aug 3, 2010 11:32 PM, 24, Lat: 39.03222, Lon: -82.05246, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 3, 1997 01:27 AM, E Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 9, 1982 01:59 AM, Mulberry, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Pomeroy, OH)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • POMEROY, 45 Anne St (Lat: 39.030444 Lon: -82.032583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Overall height: 62.8 m, Call Sign: WPNG838
    Assigned Frequencies: 6044.03 MHz, 6795.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/27/2015, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • ANB1258, Lat: 39.035833 Lon: -82.047222, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: WQNI511
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/15/2021, Certifier: Kyle A QuillenRegistrant: Agile Network Builders, 213 Market Avenue North, Suite 310, Canton, OH 44702, Phone: (888) 494-0549, Email:
  • ANB1258, Lat: 39.035833 Lon: -82.047222, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: WQNI511
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/15/2021, Certifier: Kyle A QuillenRegistrant: Agile Network Builders, 213 Market Avenue North, Suite 310, Canton, OH 44702, Phone: (888) 494-0549, Email:
  • ANB1258, Lat: 39.035833 Lon: -82.047222, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: WQNI511
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/15/2021, Certifier: Kyle A QuillenRegistrant: Agile Network Builders, 213 Market Avenue North, Suite 310, Canton, OH 44702, Phone: (888) 494-0549, Email:
  • ANB1258, Lat: 39.035833 Lon: -82.047222, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: WQNI511
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/15/2021, Certifier: Kyle A QuillenRegistrant: Agile Network Builders, 213 Market Avenue North, Suite 310, Canton, OH 44702, Phone: (888) 494-0549, Email:
  • MARCS POMEROY, 1.5 Mi. Nw Of Pomeroy, Oh On Mulberry Ave. (Lat: 39.035833 Lon: -82.047222), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 82.3 m, Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: WQWA298
    Assigned Frequencies: 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11645.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz... (+22 more)Grant Date: 06/29/2015, Expiration Date: 06/29/2025, Certifier: Kyle QuillenRegistrant: Agile Network Builders LLC, 213 Market Ave N, Suite 310, Canton, OH 44702, Phone: (888) 494-0549, Fax: (330) 451-5720, Email:
  • POMEROY, 1.5 Mi Nw On Mulberry Ave (Lat: 39.035889 Lon: -82.047083), Overall height: 86.9 m, Call Sign: KBE61
    Assigned Frequencies: 6565.00 MHz, 6825.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/18/2009, Expiration Date: 03/18/2019, Cancellation Date: 03/19/2014Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pomeroy)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BARNER DAVID KING COBRA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 670DB , Serial Number: 829857
    Registrant (Individual): David A Barner, 39334 Mudfork Rd, Pomeroy, OH 45769

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 22
  • Hazardous Condition: 14
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Pomeroy

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pomeroy, OH
Most common first names in Pomeroy, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles6871.4 years
Mary6578.1 years
William5670.9 years
John5175.9 years
James4869.9 years
Robert4571.5 years
George4376.0 years
Harold2669.9 years
Margaret2476.7 years
Mildred2376.1 years
Most common last names in Pomeroy, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5176.3 years
Russell2879.0 years
Hysell2577.4 years
Miller2374.3 years
Young2274.5 years
Grueser2181.0 years
King2173.1 years
Will1978.1 years
Moore1974.8 years
Johnson1573.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (53%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Pomeroy, OH
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid1
H&R Block1Subway1
KFC1True Value1
Long John Silver's1Wendy's1
McDonald's1

Pomeroy compared to Ohio state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Pomeroy on our top lists:

  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards (population 1,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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  • Robert Lee Mash, Ii (1)
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Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2016.