For population 25 years and over in Quinwood:
For population 15 years and over in Quinwood town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $199 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (54.4 miles , pop. 53,421).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (145.3 miles , pop. 223,891).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (327.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Rupert, WV (2.6 miles ), Rainelle, WV (2.6 miles ), Richwood, WV (3.8 miles ), Meadow Bridge, WV (4.0 miles ), Summersville, WV (4.2 miles ), Craigsville, WV (4.4 miles ), Falling Spring, WV (4.4 miles ), Thurmond, WV (4.7 miles) .
Latitude: 38.06 N, Longitude: 80.70 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 304
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -118 (-21.3%).
Work and jobs in Quinwood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Quinwood, West Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Quinwood-area historical tornado activity is below West Virginia state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the Quinwood town center killed one person and injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/4/1974, a category F3 tornado 32.9 miles away from the town center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Quinwood-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 89.2 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 93.4 miles away from Quinwood 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 91.0 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 28.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/26/1995 at 00:36:17, a magnitude 3.5 (3.1 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from Quinwood center
On 6/28/1991 at 18:34:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.5 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 Greenbrier County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Landslides: 2, Droughts: 2, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ralph E. Pomeroy - Army Medal of Honor recipient.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Quinwood:
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Public elementary/middle school in Quinwood:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 9.86. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.9%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 66.7% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Quinwood compared to West Virginia state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Quinwood (based on Greenbrier County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.62%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,472 average adjusted gross income)
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:
4.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,889 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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