Reedy, West Virginia

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Population in 2014: 177 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.6%
 
Males: 80  (45.3%)
Females: 97  (54.7%)
Median resident age:  40.9 years
West Virginia median age:  42.2 years

Zip code: 25270

Estimated median household income in 2015: $48,749 (it was $17,000 in 2000)
Reedy:

$48,749
WV:

$42,019

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $21,112 (it was $9,734 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $59,830 (it was $37,900 in 2000)
Reedy:

$59,830
WV:

$112,100

Median gross rent in 2015: $761.

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  • Races in Reedy, WV (2010)

    Reedy races chart
    • 17696.7%White alone
    • 31.6%Black alone
    • 21.1%Hispanic
    • 10.5%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Reedy: 84.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (43.3%), Italian (16.7%), Irish (15.6%), German (7.8%), Scotch-Irish (3.3%), Canadian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 678 feet

Land area: 0.22 square miles.

Population density: 802 people per square mile   (low).

Reedy, West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Reedy:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 15.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Reedy town:

  • Never married: 22.6%
  • Now married: 63.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 11.4%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Reedy, West Virginia as of October 16, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Reedy to the number of sex offenders is 60 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $375 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $292 (0.5%)

Reedy satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (39.6 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (112.6 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (344.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Spencer, WV (2.8 miles ), Elizabeth, WV (3.4 miles ), Ripley, WV (4.0 miles ), Grantsville, WV (4.2 miles ), Ravenswood, WV (4.3 miles ), Mineralwells, WV (4.5 miles ), Lubeck, WV (5.1 miles ), Cairo, WV (5.1 miles ).

Latitude: 38.90 N, Longitude: 81.43 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

Reedy household income distribution Reedy home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

9.2%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -71 (-26.4%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Information (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)

Average climate in Reedy, West Virginia

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Tornado activity:

Reedy-area historical tornado activity is slightly below West Virginia state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 42.0 miles away from the Reedy town center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 10/1/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 44.5 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Reedy-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia 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 144.3 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 187.4 miles away from Reedy center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 187.5 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 142.6 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 120.5 miles away from Reedy center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 124.1 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 Roane County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Landslides: 7, Mudslides: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Reedy topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Reedy:

  • ROANE GENERAL HOSPITAL, D/P (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SPENCER, WV)
  • MILETREE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SPENCER, WV)
  • ROANE HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; SPENCER, WV)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reedy:

  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 23 miles; Parkersburg, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,619)
  • West Virginia State University (about 41 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 47 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)
  • Hocking College (about 57 miles; Nelsonville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,146)
  • Marshall University (about 64 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 73 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 78 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)

Public elementary/middle school in Reedy:

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Notable location: Reedy Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Reedy include: Reedy United Methodist Church (A), Reedy Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Right Fork Reedy Creek (A), Left Fork Reedy Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Roane 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 2015: 15.4%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.2%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.8%
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: 1.4% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
West Virginia average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Reedy town (based on Roane County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,10030
Evangelical Protestant5289
Other2182
Black Protestant1811
Catholic1601
None11,739-
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: 6
Roane County:

3.94 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Roane County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Roane County:

7.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

1.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.9%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Roane County:

31.3%
West Virginia:

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

18.8%
State:

13.1%
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 0$0 1$81
Sewerage 0$0 1$81
Totals for Government 0$0 2$162

4.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,678 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
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 Kanawha County, WV  1.25% ($33,500 average AGI)
from Calhoun County, WV  0.42% ($16,850)
from Jackson County, WV  0.35% ($24,118)


5.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,640 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
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 Kanawha County, WV  1.49% ($30,875 average AGI)
to Jackson County, WV  0.60% ($28,414)
to Calhoun County, WV  0.43% ($22,952)

Strongest AM radio stations in Reedy:

  • WVRC (1400 AM; 1 kW; SPENCER, WV; Owner: STAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WBRJ (910 AM; 5 kW; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WADC (1050 AM; 5 kW; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WMPO (1390 AM; 5 kW; MIDDLEPORT-POMEROY, OH; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC. OF OHIO)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reedy:

  • WVRC-FM (104.7 FM; SPENCER, WV; Owner: STAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRZZ (106.1 FM; ELIZABETH, WV; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WVRP (90.7 FM; RIPLEY, WV; Owner: LOWER OHIO VALLEY EDUCATIONAL CORP.)
  • WLWF (93.1 FM; RAVENSWOOD, WV; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)
  • WVPN (88.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WXIL (95.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WCEF (98.3 FM; RIPLEY, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WRVZ (98.7 FM; POCATALICO, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WHBR-FM (103.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WGGE (99.1 FM; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WRVB (102.1 FM; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYRC-LP (92.3 FM; SPENCER, WV; Owner: ROANE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION)

TV broadcast stations around Reedy:

  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)

Reedy fatal accident list:

Oct 4, 2010 05:30 AM, Us-33, Lat: 38.82787, Lon: -81.47186, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • $2,400,000Total costs
  • 1,500Total average daily traffic
  • 90Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,130Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Frank E Waybright, Leave Reedy On Middle Fork Rd Turn Right .5 Miles Go Straight To Top Of Hill. (Lat: 38.894139 Lon: -81.429167), Type: 91.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 3043731212, Frank@wvwisp.Com, 375 CHURCH ST SOUTH
  • Frank E Waybright, Leave Reedy On Middle Fork Rd Turn Right .5 Miles Go Straight To Top Of Hill. (Lat: 38.894139 Lon: -81.429167), Type: 91.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 3043731212, Frank@wvwisp.Com, 375 CHURCH ST SOUTH

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • PENIEL, Zion Ridge Rd County Rd 8 (Lat: 38.816389 Lon: -81.494972), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.7 m, Overall height: 96.6 m, Call Sign: WPOV376
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 07/14/2009, Expiration Date: 08/17/2019, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave, 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KC8AVB, Licensee ID: L01268235, Grant Date: 04/12/2007, Expiration Date: 08/18/2016, Certifier: Charles K Hughes, Registrant: Charles K Hughes, 33 Blair Hill, Reedy, WV 25270
  • Call Sign: KC8DJK, Licensee ID: L01268236, Grant Date: 04/12/2007, Expiration Date: 04/22/2016, Certifier: Loretta M Hughes, Registrant: Loretta M Hughes, 33 Blair Hill, Reedy, WV 25270
  • Call Sign: KC8FJJ, Licensee ID: L00166948, Grant Date: 08/23/2006, Expiration Date: 11/21/2016, Certifier: Laura M Davis, Registrant: Laura M Davis, 2071 Middle Fork, Reedy, WV 25270
  • Call Sign: KD8AZU, Licensee ID: L00980382, Grant Date: 11/20/2014, Expiration Date: 02/18/2025, Certifier: Douglas C Murray, Registrant: Douglas C Murray, 794 Cranesnest Rd, Reedy, WV 25270
  • Call Sign: KD8CWJ, Licensee ID: L01119428, Grant Date: 02/17/2006, Expiration Date: 02/17/2016, Certifier: Sheila M Murray, Registrant: Sheila M Murray, 794 Cranes Nest Rd, Reedy, WV 25270

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1421D , Serial Number: 20134, Year manufactured: 1951, Airworthiness Date: 07/01/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Larry D Tucker, 4825 Parkersburg Rd, Reedy, WV 25270
  • Aircraft: BAILEY RICHARD L HIPERLIGHT (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 447 (40 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 8082B , Serial Number: 728, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 10/26/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Richard L Bailey, 54 Mallie St, Reedy, WV 25270
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8379A , Serial Number: 25231, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 11/10/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Keith A Miller, 4485 Parkersburg Rd, Reedy, WV 25270
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7DC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 85130 , Serial Number: 7AC-3766, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 04/29/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 4485 Parkersburg Rd, Reedy, WV 25270

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

REEDY WATER SERVICE TOWN OF (Address: 22 BLAIR HILL , Population served: 398, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-09-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-09-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-26-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-13-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-01-2014), St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2014)
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In DEC-30-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-24-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-24-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between DEC-2013 and FEB-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAY-19-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-30-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between DEC-2013 and FEB-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-09-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAY-19-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-30-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-07-2013), St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-26-2013)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 24 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (73%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Reedy compared to West Virginia state average:

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