Reedsville, West Virginia

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Population in 2014: 600 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +16.1%
 
Males: 253  (42.2%)
Females: 347  (57.8%)
Median resident age:  39.9 years
West Virginia median age:  41.7 years

Zip codes: 26547.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,928 (it was $32,273 in 2000)
Reedsville:

$34,928
WV:

$41,253

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,501 (it was $14,332 in 2000)

Reedsville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $115,668 (it was $68,500 in 2000)
Reedsville:

$115,668
WV:

$103,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $514.

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  • Races in Reedsville, WV (2010)

    Reedsville races chart
    • 58398.3%White alone
    • 61.0%Two or more races
    • 30.5%Black alone
    • 10.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Reedsville: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.4%), Irish (17.5%), United States (12.8%), English (10.9%), Italian (5.1%), Polish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1906

Elevation: 1820 feet

Land area: 0.65 square miles.

Population density: 927 people per square mile   (low).

Reedsville, West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Reedsville:

  • High school or higher: 84.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Reedsville town:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 42.3%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

3 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
West Virginia:

1.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $460 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $837 (0.6%)

Reedsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (65.2 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (249.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Masontown, WV (1.7 miles ), Kingwood, WV (2.6 miles ), Tunnelton, WV (2.9 miles ), Albright, WV (3.0 miles ), Newburg, WV (3.0 miles ), Brookhaven, WV (3.0 miles ), Cheat Lake, WV (3.4 miles ), Morgantown, WV (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $101,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $68,200
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $60,500
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $79,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $72,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $89,900
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $76,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $76,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $90,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.51 N, Longitude: 79.80 W

Area code: 304

Reedsville household income distribution Reedsville home values distribution

Crime rates in Reedsville by Year
Type 2004 2007 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 02000
per 100,000 0.0374.50.00.00.0
Thefts 11013
per 100,000 191.9187.30.0166.7495.9
Auto thefts 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 271.8) 7.331.90.06.318.8

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Crime rate in Reedsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 2 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
West Virginia average:

1.92
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +39 (+8.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

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

Average climate in Reedsville, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Reedsville, West Virginia average temperatures Reedsville, West Virginia average precipitation Reedsville, West Virginia humidity Reedsville, West Virginia wind speed Reedsville, West Virginia snowfall Reedsville, West Virginia sunshine Reedsville, West Virginia clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Reedsville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above West Virginia state average. It is 58% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the Reedsville town center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/19/1967, a category F3 tornado 26.7 miles away from the town center killed one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Reedsville-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 83% 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 140.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 161.5 miles away from Reedsville 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 240.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 167.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 207.6 miles away from Reedsville center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 176.3 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 Preston County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Reedsville topographic map

Birthplace of: Herb Shoener - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Reedsville:

  • PRESTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; KINGWOOD, WV)
  • HEARTLAND OF PRESTON COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; KINGWOOD, WV)
  • PRESTON MEMORIAL HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; KINGWOOD, WV)
  • REM-WV, INC., BROOKHAVEN ROAD (Hospital, about 9 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • REM-WV, INC., WHITE AVENUE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • REM-WV, INC., CURTIS AVENUE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reedsville:

  • West Virginia University (about 12 miles; Morgantown, WV; Full-time enrollment: 27,429)
  • Fairmont State University (about 20 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,714)
  • Waynesburg University (about 34 miles; Waynesburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 39 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,773)
  • Frostburg State University (about 48 miles; Frostburg, MD; FT enrollment: 4,944)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 52 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)
  • Seton Hill University (about 57 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)

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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 55.7. This is better than average.

City:

55.7
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.73
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 24.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.05. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.05
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00478. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00478
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.4%
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.5%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.9%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Reedsville (2011 data):

  • Clear Mountain Bank: Reedsville Office at Route 7 & 92, branch established on 1982/09/09. Info updated 2010/05/28: Bank assets: $425.8 mil, Deposits: $376.0 mil, headquarters in Bruceton Mills, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: State Bancorp, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Reedsville Branch at 12256 Veteran's Mem Hwy, branch established on 1982/09/09. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
West Virginia average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Reedsville town (based on Preston County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant4,77761
Evangelical Protestant2,30237
Catholic1,3495
Other3663
None24,726-
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: 5
Preston County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Preston County:

6.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

4.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.6%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Preston County:

29.0%
West Virginia:

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

8.6%
State:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.9%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Reedsville:

42.4%
West Virginia:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Reedsville:

28.1
West Virginia:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Reedsville:

16.3%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

6.7%
West Virginia:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Reedsville:

6.6
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Reedsville:

37.2%
West Virginia:

34.2%

General health condition:
Reedsville:

47.8%
West Virginia:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Reedsville:

77.3%
State:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Reedsville, 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$2,856$17,1364$400
Streets and Highways 1$1,738$20,8560$0
Sewerage 1$2,362$28,3440$0
Totals for Government 4$6,956$20,8684$400

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $1,342,000 ($2236.67)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $40,000 ($66.67)
    Sewerage: $37,000 ($61.67)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($55.00)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($53.33)
    General - Other: $7,000 ($11.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($36.67)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $16,000 ($26.67)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $41,000 ($68.33)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,342,000 ($2236.67)
    General Revenue, NEC: $28,000 ($46.67)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($6.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $20,000 ($33.33)
    General Support: $1,000 ($1.67)
  • Tax - Property: $43,000 ($71.67)
    Public Utilities: $32,000 ($53.33)
    NEC: $2,000 ($3.33)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $450,000 ($750.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $450,000 ($750.00)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $112,000 ($186.67)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $43,000 ($71.67)

4.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,498 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.23%
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 Monongalia County, WV  1.35% ($37,183 average AGI)
from Garrett County, MD  0.26% ($25,586)
from Fayette County, PA  0.13% ($34,467)


4.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,671 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.41%
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 Monongalia County, WV  1.61% ($39,536 average AGI)
to Garrett County, MD  0.36% ($21,317)
to Marion County, WV  0.28% ($31,781)

Strongest AM radio stations in Reedsville:

  • WFSP (1560 AM; daytime; 1 kW; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: WFSP, INC.)
  • WAJR (1440 AM; 5 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WCLG (1300 AM; 3 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: BOWERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMMN (920 AM; 5 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FANTASIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFRB (560 AM; 5 kW; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WASP (1130 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BROWNSVILLE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMBS (590 AM; 1 kW; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: FAYETTE BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reedsville:

  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WFSP-FM (107.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: WFSP, INC.)
  • WKMM (96.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: MARPAT CORPORATION)
  • WRIJ (106.9 FM; MASONTOWN, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INC.)
  • WWHC (92.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: OAKLAND MEDIA GROUP, INC)
  • WZST (100.9 FM; WESTOVER, WV; Owner: TSCHUDY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WVAQ (101.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WKKW (97.9 FM; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: DESCENDANTS TRUST, LAUREN M.KELLEY, TRUSTEE)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCLG-FM (100.1 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: BOWERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWPN (101.1 FM; WESTERNPORT, MD; Owner: ERNEST F. SANTMYIRE)
  • W242AD (96.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBVQ (93.1 FM; BARRACKVILLE, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WROG (102.9 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: TSCHUDY RADIO, INC)
  • WFWM (91.9 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKGO (106.1 FM; CUMBERLAND, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WLIC (97.1 FM; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INC.)
  • WKHJ (104.5 FM; MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK, MD; Owner: SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS, INC.)
  • WQWV (103.7 FM; FISHER, WV; Owner: MCGUIRE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WGYE (102.7 FM; MANNINGTON, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Reedsville:

  • WNPB-TV (Channel 24; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WVFX (Channel 46; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION CLARKSBURG, LLC)
  • WBOY-TV (Channel 12; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WGPT (Channel 36; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)

Reedsville fatal accident list:

Sep 15, 2010 12:35 AM, Cr-27, Lat: 39.51152, Lon: -79.80134, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 17, 1989 09:53 PM, 7, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Reedsville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 8.8 Km W (Lat: 39.518972 Lon: -79.900611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 82 m, Call Sign: WNJE441
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.225 MHzGrant Date: 06/28/2003, Expiration Date: 06/29/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/21/2013, Certifier: Ernest N Maley Jr.Registrant: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, 1333 New Hampshire Ave., Nw, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-4011, Fax: (202) 955-7719, Email:
  • .5 Mi E Of Us 19 Near Strawn Lake (Lat: 39.518972 Lon: -79.900611), Structure height: 82 m, Call Sign: WNYL494
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.225 MHzGrant Date: 01/06/2012, Expiration Date: 02/12/2022, Cancellation Date: 08/27/2013, Certifier: Ernest N Maley Jr.Registrant: First Energy Corp, 800 Cabin Hill Drive, Greensburg, PA 15601, Phone: (724) 838-6035, Fax: (724) 830-5181, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STRAWN LAKE, .5 Mi E Of Us 119 5.5 Mi W (Lat: 39.518972 Lon: -79.900611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 81.6 m, Call Sign: WNEN371
    Assigned Frequencies: 6815.00 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHzGrant Date: 09/13/2011, Expiration Date: 12/05/2021, 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:
  • STATION, .5 Mi E Of Us 119 Near Strawn Lake 5.5 Mi W Of (Lat: 39.518972 Lon: -79.900611), Overall height: 81.7 m, Call Sign: WNEU680
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.537 MHz, 952.537 MHzGrant Date: 12/30/1997, Expiration Date: 03/11/2008, Cancellation Date: 05/17/2008Registrant: Allegheny Power, 311 South Seventh Street, Connellsville, PA 15425, Phone: (724) 626-5250

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Reedsville)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Reedsville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Reedsville, WV
Most common first names in Reedsville, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles1481.3 years
John1475.8 years
Robert1366.9 years
William1278.6 years
Mary1076.0 years
George870.4 years
Ruth682.2 years
Joseph670.7 years
Harold679.5 years
James675.0 years
Most common last names in Reedsville, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Born2080.0 years
Smith1775.2 years
Menear1076.2 years
Zinn1079.8 years
Dixon976.1 years
Holmes973.9 years
Shaffer971.7 years
Taylor968.6 years
Field878.3 years
Livengood777.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (44%)
  • Utility gas (37%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Coal or coke (0%)

Businesses in Reedsville, WV

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • Subway: 1

Reedsville compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Reedsville on our top lists:

  • #66 on the list of "Top 100 safest cities (lowest city-data.com crime index)"
There is 1 pilot and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2016.