For population 25 years and over in Rivesville:
For population 15 years and over in Rivesville town:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $494 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (63.5 miles , pop. 334,563).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (266.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Barrackville, WV (1.8 miles ), Middletown district, WV (1.9 miles ), Fairmont, WV (1.9 miles ), Grant Town, WV (1.9 miles ), Pleasant Valley, WV (2.4 miles ), Monongah, WV (2.7 miles ), Farmington, WV (2.7 miles ), Whitehall, WV (2.8 miles ).
Latitude: 39.53 N, Longitude: 80.12 W
Area code: 304
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Rivesville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -263 (-22.4%).
Work and jobs in Rivesville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rivesville, West Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rivesville-area historical tornado activity is above West Virginia state average. It is 38% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/3/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the Rivesville town center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 10/1/1986, a category F3 tornado 38.7 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Marion County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Landslides: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.02. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 24.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.00492. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Rivesville and their reported violations in the past:RIVESVILLE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1601, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:MINISTERS RUN WATER ASSOC (Population served: 350, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:SUGAR LANE WATER ASSOC (Population served: 132, Purch_surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 19.7%
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Religion statistics for Rivesville (based on Marion County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.93%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
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4.98% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,509 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:
5.12% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,535 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total costs: $895,000
Total average daily traffic: 25,200
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,387
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rivesville)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rivesville)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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