Ridgeway, Virginia

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Population in 2013: 722 (86% urban, 14% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.8%
 
Males: 337  (46.8%)
Females: 385  (53.2%)
Median resident age:  40.3 years
Virginia median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 24148.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,811 (it was $34,196 in 2000)
Ridgeway:

$34,811
VA:

$62,666

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,883 (it was $16,054 in 2000)

Ridgeway town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $113,976 (it was $59,800 in 2000)
Ridgeway:

$113,976
VA:

$239,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $555.

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  • Races in Ridgeway, VA (2010)

    Ridgeway races chart
    • 55975.3%White alone
    • 11315.2%Black alone
    • 405.4%Hispanic
    • 141.9%Asian alone
    • 81.1%American Indian alone
    • 81.1%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ridgeway: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (19.8%), German (11.6%), English (7.4%), Irish (6.9%), Swedish (4.4%), Italian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1890

Land area: 0.94 square miles.

Population density: 769 people per square mile   (low).

Ridgeway,VA real estate house value index trend

Ridgeway, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Ridgeway:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ridgeway town:

  • Never married: 18.9%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 5.0%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

24 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America, 0.9% Asia).

This town:

3.0%
Virginia:

11.5%



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Ridgeway, Virginia as of July 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Ridgeway to the number of sex offenders is 48 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $612 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $584 (0.7%)

Ridgeway satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greensboro, NC (34.6 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (348.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Horse Pasture, VA (2.4 miles ), Martinsville, VA (2.7 miles ), Sandy Level, VA (2.7 miles ), Chatmoss, VA (2.8 miles ), Eden, NC (2.9 miles ), Stoneville, NC (2.9 miles ), Laurel Park, VA (2.9 miles ), Villa Heights, VA (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 36.58 N, Longitude: 79.86 W

Area code: 276

Ridgeway household income distribution Ridgeway home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.4%
Virginia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +86 (+12.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Other services, except public administration (17%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Ridgeway, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ridgeway-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the Ridgeway town center killed 2 people and injured 27 people and caused $34 million in damages.

On 5/5/1989, a category F3 tornado 28.2 miles away from the town center injured 30 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ridgeway-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 83% 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 250.9 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 128.5 miles away from Ridgeway center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 121.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 238.9 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 123.7 miles away from Ridgeway center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 235.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Henry County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 4, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ridgeway topographic map

Birthplace of: Jimmy Hensley - Stock car racing driver, Jeff Hensley - Racing driver.

Hospitals and medical centers near Ridgeway:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER- MARTINSVLLE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • BRIAN CENTER HEALTH AND REHAB/EDEN (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; EDEN, NC)
  • BRIAN CENTER OF EF EDEN INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; EDEN, NC)
  • BLUE RIDGE NSG CNTR MARTINSVILE HENRY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • BLUE RIDGE REHAB CENT (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • DAVITA - MARTINSVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • RENAL CARE GROUP - MARTINSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)

Airports located in Ridgeway:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ridgeway:

  • Patrick Henry Community College (about 11 miles; Martinsville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,266)
  • Danville Community College (about 26 miles; Danville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Guilford College (about 34 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • North Carolina A & T State University (about 36 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 9,805)
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro (about 36 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 16,174)
  • Elon University (about 39 miles; Elon, NC; FT enrollment: 6,403)
  • Wake Forest University (about 39 miles; Winston Salem, NC; FT enrollment: 6,407)

Public high school in Ridgeway:

Public elementary/middle school in Ridgeway:

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Hotel: Days Inn (3841 Greensboro Road).

Henry 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 2011 was 7.74. This is significantly better than average.

City:

7.74
U.S.:

74.22

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 1.25. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.25
U.S.:

1.93
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.9%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.6% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.5%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.3%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Ridgeway compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Ridgeway (2011 data):

  • Carter Bank & Trust: Horsepasture Office at 166 Horsepasture Price Road, branch established on 2002/04/12. Info updated 2007/02/23: Bank assets: $3,970.4 mil, Deposits: $3,610.0 mil, headquarters in Martinsville, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 123 total offices
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Ridgeway Branch at 4860 Greensboro Road, branch established on 1983/11/07. 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
  • SunTrust Bank: Ridgeway Branch at 3651 Greensboro Road, branch established on 1973/07/25. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • American National Bank and Trust Company: 220 South Office at 3810 Greensboro Road, branch established on 2002/03/04. Info updated 2011/07/11: Bank assets: $1,303.6 mil, Deposits: $1,060.7 mil, headquarters in Danville, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: American National Bankshares Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Virginia average:

12.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (89%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ridgeway town (based on Henry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,48190
Mainline Protestant3,15020
Black Protestant8888
Other4871
None28,145-
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: 13
Henry County:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Henry County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
Henry County:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.3%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Henry County:

27.9%
Virginia:

26.7%
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 6$885
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$81
Totals for Government 0$0 7$966

3.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,545 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.75%
Virginia average:

9.34%

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 Martinsville city, VA  0.78% ($23,800 average AGI)
from Franklin County, VA  0.34% ($23,667)
from Rockingham County, NC  0.33% ($20,460)


4.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,211 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.63%
Virginia average:

9.20%

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 Martinsville city, VA  0.79% ($25,471 average AGI)
to Franklin County, VA  0.37% ($39,111)
to Patrick County, VA  0.33% ($24,906)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ridgeway:

  • WHEE (1370 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: PATRICK HENRY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WODY (1160 AM; 5 kW; FIELDALE, VA; Owner: BASE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCLW (1130 AM; daytime; 1 kW; EDEN, NC; Owner: DR JERRY L CARTER D/BA/ REIDSVILE BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WLOE (1490 AM; 1 kW; EDEN, NC; Owner: MAYO BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCBX (900 AM; 1 kW; BASSETT, VA; Owner: BASE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMVA (1450 AM; 1 kW; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: MARTINSVILLE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WWBG (1470 AM; 10 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING COPORATION)
  • WHEO (1270 AM; 5 kW; STUART, VA; Owner: MOUNTAIN VIEW COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: RALPH D. EPPERSON)
  • WDVA (1250 AM; 5 kW; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: MITCHELL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ridgeway:

  • WGBT (94.5 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPIM (90.5 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC)
  • WJMH (102.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMQX-FM (93.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXLK (92.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • W285DJ (104.9 FM; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC,)
  • WSLQ (99.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLC-FM (94.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WVTF (89.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WZBB (99.9 FM; STANLEYTOWN, VA; Owner: WNLB RADIO, INC.)
  • KHPR (88.1 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)
  • WBRF (98.1 FM; GALAX, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE RADIO, INC.)
  • WKZL (107.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WOZN (98.7 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVBZ (100.3 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Ridgeway:

  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WGPX (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENSBORO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WXIV-LP (Channel 14; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: CAROLINA BLUE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDRL-TV (Channel 24; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: DANVILLE TELEVISION PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXII-TV (Channel 12; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXII HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 27m89ftTotal length
  • $816,000Total costs
  • 40,791Total average daily traffic
  • 2,955Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Rt 781 (Lat: 36.613472 Lon: -79.917806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 37 m, Call Sign: KNNF738
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.962 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/09/2001, Expiration Date: 01/18/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/27/2002, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lat: 36.637778 Lon: -78.858333, Call Sign: WQEW541
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.525 MHz, 464.675 MHz, 469.975 MHz, 461.275 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/03/2006, Expiration Date: 05/03/2016, Certifier: Claressia Leaks
    Registrant: Georgia-Pacific LLC, 133 Peachtree St Ne-43rd Fl, Atlanta, GA 30303, Phone: (404) 652-4893, Fax: (404) 584-1461, Email:
  • Marrowbone Reservoir 4.3 Mi Wsw (Lat: 36.543917 Lon: -79.923083), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 5.2 m, Call Sign: WQHW310
    Assigned Frequencies: 169.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/21/2007, Expiration Date: 11/21/2017, Certifier: Michael A Nelson
    Registrant: Virginia Department Of Emergency Management, 10501 Trade Court, Richmond, VA 23236-3713, Phone: (804) 674-2479, Fax: (804) 674-2419, Email:
  • Lower Smith 3.6mi Nne (Lat: 36.621139 Lon: -79.826056), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 5.2 m, Call Sign: WQHY258
    Assigned Frequencies: 169.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/29/2007, Expiration Date: 11/29/2017, Certifier: Michael A Nelson
    Registrant: Virginia Department Of Emergency Management, 10501 Trade Court, Richmond, VA 23236-3713, Phone: (804) 674-2479, Fax: (804) 674-2419, Email:
  • Lat: 36.644222 Lon: -79.860833, Call Sign: WQQW832
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.762 MHz, 456.937 MHz, 467.812 MHz, 457.362 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/18/2013, Expiration Date: 03/18/2023, Certifier: David Davis
    Registrant: Radio Communications Co., Inc., 1629 Centre Ave, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402, Phone: (319) 393-7150, Fax: (319) 393-9273, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • RIDGEWAY, Rt 781 Chestnut Knob (Lat: 36.613444 Lon: -79.917806), Overall height: 33.2 m, Call Sign: WMS382
    Assigned Frequencies: 10618.1 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/30/2009, Certifier: Glenn S Rabin
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasareg, Alpharetta, GA 30004, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • CHESTNUT KNO, 2950 Chestnut Knob Road (Lat: 36.613639 Lon: -79.917806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQIR636
    Assigned Frequencies: 6855.00 MHz, 6835.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/23/2008, Expiration Date: 04/23/2018, Certifier: Dale Wagoner
    Registrant: Comsearch, 19700 Janelia Farm Boulevard, Ashburn, VA 20147, Phone: (703) 726-5671, Fax: (703) 726-5595, Email:
  • MVS, Lat: 36.634778 Lon: -79.855306, Type: Rig, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQJJ961
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/07/2008, Expiration Date: 10/01/2018, Certifier: Elliott E Roberts
    Registrant: Nascar, 1801 West International Speedway Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32113, Phone: (386) 239-2580, Fax: (386) 239-2582, Email:
  • MvsRegSub, Lat: 36.634361 Lon: -79.852889, Type: Pole, Structure height: 32 m, Overall height: 33 m, Call Sign: WQJJ961
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/07/2008, Expiration Date: 10/01/2018, Certifier: Elliott E Roberts
    Registrant: Nascar, 1801 West International Speedway Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32113, Phone: (386) 239-2580, Fax: (386) 239-2582, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ridgeway)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ridgeway)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 116
  • Hazardous Condition: 17
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Ridgeway

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ridgeway, VA
Businesses in Ridgeway, VA
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Circle K1Goodwill1
Days Inn1Hardee's1
Dunkin Donuts1Nissan1
FedEx1Wendy's1
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