Ronceverte, West Virginia

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Population in 2017: 1,717 (92% urban, 8% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.3%
 
Males: 855  (49.8%)
Females: 862  (50.2%)
Median resident age:

42.3 years
West Virginia median age:

42.4 years

Zip codes: 24970.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,717 (it was $24,400 in 2000)
Ronceverte:

$35,717
WV:

$43,469

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,884 (it was $14,731 in 2000)

Ronceverte city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $111,087 (it was $61,200 in 2000)
Ronceverte:

$111,087
WV:

$119,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $112,551; detached houses: $115,847; mobile homes: $43,562

Median gross rent in 2017: $655.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ronceverte: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.0%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.9% for Black residents, 43.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Ronceverte, WV (2010)
    • 1,62291.9%White alone
    • 945.3%Black alone
    • 211.2%Two or more races
    • 201.1%Hispanic
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Ronceverte, West Virginia as of August 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ronceverte is 87 to 1.


Crime rates in Ronceverte by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2009

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(65.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(56.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(115.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(129.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(258.6)
1
(64.7)
3
(197.0)
4
(250.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(112.5)
5
(283.1)
4
(228.7)
1
(57.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(193.9)
4
(258.9)
16
(1,051)
3
(187.7)
5
(280.7)
7
(393.7)
3
(169.9)
1
(57.2)
1
(57.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(905.0)
26
(1,683)
14
(919.2)
13
(813.5)
8
(449.2)
30
(1,687)
29
(1,642)
15
(857.6)
12
(693.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(129.4)
1
(65.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(56.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(114.4)
1
(57.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(64.6)
1
(64.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.2)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)101.5147.6207.595.742.1117.5179.593.2140.4

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City-data.com crime index in Ronceverte, WV

Crime rate in Ronceverte detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.51
West Virginia average:

2.58
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Ancestries: Irish (25.2%), American (20.3%), English (14.0%), German (10.9%), Dutch (1.8%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1668 feet

Land area: 1.42 square miles.

Population density: 1,206 people per square mile   (low).

Ronceverte, West Virginia map

12 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
West Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $582 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $391 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Roanoke, VA (43.1 miles , pop. 94,911).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (120.9 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (326.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Fairlea, WV (1.5 miles ),
Lewisburg, WV (2.0 miles ),
Alderson, WV (3.1 miles ),
White Sulphur Springs, WV (3.1 miles ),
Union, WV (3.4 miles ),
Falling Spring, WV (4.2 miles ),
Rupert, WV (4.4 miles ),
Callaghan, VA (4.7 miles )

Latitude: 37.75 N, Longitude: 80.47 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

Distribution of median household income in Ronceverte, WV in 2017
Distribution of house value in Ronceverte, WV in 2017
Ronceverte satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $25,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $78,700
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,300
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,300
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $82,300
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $124,100
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $124,100
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $124,100
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $90,800
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $71,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $42,500
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $82,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Ronceverte, WV residents
Average permit cost in Ronceverte, WV
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.5%
West Virginia:

5.3%
Most common industries in Ronceverte, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.6%)
  • Public administration (11.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Construction (4.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (11.2%)
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.9%)
  • Wood products (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Utilities (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.5%)
  • Public administration (11.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.8%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Ronceverte, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cashiers (6.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Construction laborers (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (12.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (8.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.1%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.4%)

Average climate in Ronceverte, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Ronceverte, West Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 46.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.9
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

Ronceverte-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 82% 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 192.0 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 258.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 88.2 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 92.2 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) earthquake occurred 141.0 miles away from Ronceverte center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 187.9 miles away from Ronceverte 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 Greenbrier County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Droughts: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ronceverte topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Ronceverte:

  • GREENBRIER VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 202 MAPLEWOOD AVENUE PO BOX 497)
  • BRIER, THE (601 ROCKY HILL ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Ronceverte:

  • FMC - GREENBRIER COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; LEWISBURG, WV)
  • DAVITA - GREENBRIER DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; LEWISBURG, WV)
  • JUDYVILLE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; LEWISBURG, WV)
  • MONTVUE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; LEWISBURG, WV)

Amtrak stations near Ronceverte:

  • 10 miles: WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS (WHITE SULPHUR SPRING, 315 W. MAIN ST.) . Services: call for taxi service.
  • 10 miles: ALDERSON (1 C&O PLAZA AT RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ronceverte:

  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (about 37 miles; Blacksburg, VA; Full-time enrollment: 30,984)
  • Concord University (about 37 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • Roanoke College (about 39 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,316)
  • American National University (about 40 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,297)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 42 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)
  • Radford University (about 43 miles; Radford, VA; FT enrollment: 9,426)
  • Virginia Western Community College (about 45 miles; Roanoke, VA; FT enrollment: 4,762)

Private high school in Ronceverte:

  • SENECA TRAIL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 77, Location: RR 2 BOX 269, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Ronceverte:

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Library in Ronceverte:

  • RONCEVERTE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $55,866; Location: 712 W. MAIN ST.; 16,664 books; 497 audio materials; 424 video materials; 12 state licensed databases; 6 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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

Churches in Ronceverte include: Episcopal Church of the Incarnation (A), First Church of God (B), Ronceverte Baptist Church (C), Ronceverte Christian Church (D), Ronceverte Church of the Nazarene (E), Ronceverte Presbyterian Church (F), Saint Catherine of Siena Catholic Church (G), Trinity United Methodist Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Organ Cave Inc (Caverns; Organ Cave).

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

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

RONCEVERTE WATER (Population served: 2,180, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-11-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2011)
SENECA TRAIL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Address: 110 TOTTEN CIRCLE , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-25-2014), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-04-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-07-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-10-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-30-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-30-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-10-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In MAR-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-09-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-09-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-10-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2013), St Public Notif requested (FEB-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-07-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-10-2013)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • 544 regular monitoring violations
  • 25 other older monitoring violations
SECOND CREEK CAMPGROUND (Address: 213 BILLY HUNTER LANE , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-09-2012), St Public Notif received (AUG-22-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2010), St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2010), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-10-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-29-2011)
  • One regular monitoring violation
D AND D CONVENIENCE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-14-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-05-2013), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-14-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-07-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-14-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-03-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-03-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-14-2013)
  • 21 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
  • 29 other older monitoring violations
ORGAN CAVE (Address: 417 MASTERS ROAD , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2008), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-02-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-07-2008)
GREENBRIER RIVER CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-16-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-09-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2010), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-19-2010)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2010), St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2010), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-10-2010)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-20-2010), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-20-2010)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-14-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2011)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • One other older monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
West Virginia:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

59.2%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.8%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
87 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
29 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards in 2000

Banks with branches in Ronceverte (2011 data):

  • City National Bank of West Virginia: Super Mny Mkt-Krog Store #765 Branch at Us Route 219, #10 Red Oak Shopping Center, branch established on 1991/03/13. Info updated 2008/01/10: Bank assets: $2,753.2 mil, Deposits: $2,223.1 mil, headquarters in Charleston, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 68 total offices, Holding Company: City Holding Company
  • First National Bank: at One Cedar Street, branch established on 1933/01/01. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $264.5 mil, Deposits: $231.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bankshares Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Greenbriar Area Main Branch at 100 Maplewood Avenue, branch established on 1900/01/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Ronceverte:

Marital status in Ronceverte, WV
  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 17.1%

For population 25 years and over in Ronceverte:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
West Virginia average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Ronceverte
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ronceverte, WV (based on Greenbrier County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8,31765
Evangelical Protestant4,74349
Catholic7764
Other4583
Black Protestant3342
None20,852-
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: 8
Here:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Greenbrier County:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
This county:

9.55 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Greenbrier County:

6.37 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Greenbrier County:

13.1%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.7%
West Virginia:

31.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Greenbrier County:

12.8%
West Virginia:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ronceverte:

59.0%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

60.5%
West Virginia:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.7
West Virginia:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.4%
West Virginia:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.9%
West Virginia:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
West Virginia:

6.9

Overweight people:
Ronceverte:

34.2%
West Virginia:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

65.1%
State:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Ronceverte:

81.8%
West Virginia:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ronceverte, WV Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 6$16,388$32,7761$332
Sewerage 3$7,187$28,7480$0
Water Supply 2$3,365$20,1900$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,281$19,6860$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,182$38,1840$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,216$26,5920$0
Financial Administration 1$2,303$27,6360$0
Other Government Administration 1$1,815$21,7808$4,483
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 17$39,737$28,0509$4,815

Ronceverte government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $247,000 ($143.86)
    Sewerage: $196,000 ($114.15)
    Water Utilities: $82,000 ($47.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $66,000 ($38.44)
    Central Staff Services: $56,000 ($32.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($2.33)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($1.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($3.49)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,000 ($3.49)

Ronceverte government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $72,000 ($41.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($11.07)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $616,000 ($358.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $44,000 ($25.63)
    Fines and Forfeits: $19,000 ($11.07)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $556,000 ($323.82)
  • Tax - Property: $280,000 ($163.08)
    Public Utilities Sales: $19,000 ($11.07)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($1.16)

Ronceverte government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $147,000 ($85.61)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $147,000 ($85.61)

4.87% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,177 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
West Virginia average:

5.10%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Monroe County, WV  0.65% ($35,440 average AGI)
from Fayette County, WV  0.28% ($26,389)
from Summers County, WV  0.21% ($39,889)


4.78% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,837 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.78%
West Virginia average:

5.62%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Monroe County, WV  0.52% ($35,552 average AGI)
to Fayette County, WV  0.19% ($44,720)
to Kanawha County, WV  0.18% ($41,348)
Businesses in Ronceverte, WV
NameCountNameCount
Kroger1Rite Aid1
Long John Silver's1Sears1
Nike1Subway1
Pizza Hut1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Ronceverte:

  • WRON (1400 AM; 1 kW; RONCEVERTE, WV; Owner: RADIO GREENBRIER, INC)
  • WSLW (1310 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WHITE SULPHUR SPRING, WV; Owner: QUORUM RADIO PARTNERS OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WYKM (1250 AM; 5 kW; RUPERT, WV; Owner: MT. STATE B. CO., INC.)
  • WFNR (710 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNV (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FAIRLAWN, VA; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WJLS (560 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WIWS (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WVBE (610 AM; 5 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNRV (990 AM; 5 kW; NARROWS-PEARISBURG, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WWNR (620 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: DYNASTAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKBA (1550 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VINTON, VA; Owner: TINKER CREEK BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ronceverte:

  • WKCJ (103.1 FM; LEWISBURG, WV; Owner: QUORUM RADIO PARTNERS OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WRON-FM (97.7 FM; RONCEVERTE, WV; Owner: RADIO GREENBRIER, INC.)
  • W252AD (98.3 FM; RONCEVERTE, WV; Owner: RADIO GREENBRIER INC.)
  • KHPR (88.1 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WMTD-FM (102.3 FM; HINTON, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WXCF-FM (103.9 FM; CLIFTON FORGE, VA; Owner: IMPACT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXLK (92.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, 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)
  • WMLJ (90.5 FM; SUMMERSVILLE, WV; Owner: GRACE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WIQO-FM (100.9 FM; COVINGTON, VA; Owner: WKEY, INC.)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVPB (91.7 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WCHG (107.1 FM; HOT SPRINGS, VA; Owner: POCAHONTAS COMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE CORP.)
  • WCIR-FM (103.7 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WJLS-FM (99.5 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WHAJ (104.5 FM; BLUEFIELD, WV; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRLB (95.3 FM; RAINELLE, WV; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ronceverte:

  • WVNS-TV (Channel 59; LEWISBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • Ronceverte, West Virginia
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:5
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents20
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • West Virginia average
  • Fatal accident count1949
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents2822
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons734
  • Fatalities2146
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents4452
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents128
See more detailed statistics of Ronceverte fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 167ft / 50.7mTotal length
  • $5,319,000Total costs
  • 15,220Total average daily traffic
  • 1,209Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,451Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ronceverte)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 134 W Main St (Lat: 37.749556 Lon: -80.465083), Call Sign: WNGA260, Licensee ID: L00099717,
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.9800 MHz, Grant Date: 05/25/2001, Expiration Date: 03/25/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/28/2011, Registrant: County Of Greenbrier, Court St, Lewisburg, WV 24901, Phone: (304) 647-5233
  • Rv Ofc Edgar Ave At Cedar St (Lat: 37.749278 Lon: -80.462861), Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: KGU571, Licensee ID: L00003681,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.230 MHz, 160.320 MHz, 160.530 MHz, 160.785 MHz, 161.160 MHz, Grant Date: 04/28/2002, Expiration Date: 06/02/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/04/2012, Registrant: Csx Transportation Inc., 6735 Southpoint Drive South, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5965, Fax: (904) 332-6048, Email:
  • 1 Red Oaks Shopping Center (Lat: 37.755278 Lon: -80.462778), Call Sign: WQBA707,
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more), Grant Date: 09/09/2004, Expiration Date: 09/09/2014, Cancellation Date: 11/15/2014, Certifier: Andrew F Brush, Registrant: Panasonic Digital Communications&security Company, 1707 N. Randall Road, E1-D9, Elgin, IL 60123-7847, Phone: (847) 468-5318, Fax: (847) 574-7614, Email:
  • ELEMENTARY SCHOOL VA, Elementary School Valve On Cr 37 .97km W Of Jct. Cr 37 Us Rte. 218 (Lat: 37.768361 Lon: -80.477111), Type: Pole, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQKA264,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz, Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 03/03/2019, Cancellation Date: 05/04/2019, Certifier: Gail White, Registrant: Siemens Water Technologies, 1239 Willow Lake Boulevard, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2743, Email:
  • Lat: 37.771333 Lon: -80.467806, Call Sign: WQMQ654,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHz, Grant Date: 10/22/2010, Expiration Date: 10/22/2020, Certifier: Wade H Cook, Registrant: Fit, 1565 Oak Street, Eugene, OR 97401, Phone: (541) 485-8441, Fax: (541) 485-7556, Email:
  • Roadmaster Building 301 W. Edgar Avenue (Lat: 37.748833 Lon: -80.463750), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WQVT980,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.230 MHz, 160.530 MHz, 160.785 MHz, 161.160 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2015, Expiration Date: 05/07/2025, Certifier: Shantrice Cruse-Scott, Registrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 6735 Southpoint Dr S, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6013, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • RONCEVERTE, 905 Fort Hill Lane (Lat: 37.740611 Lon: -80.464694), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.6 m, Call Sign: WQUD490,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/10/2014, Expiration Date: 06/10/2024, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ronceverte)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: QUAD CITY UL A/C CHALLENGER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1754C , Serial Number: CH2-0902-B-2258, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 10/27/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 09/19/2007
    Registrant (Individual): James Herod, 389 Mariah Ridge Lne, Ronceverte, WV 24970

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 24. The highest number of fires - 38 took place in 2012, and the least - 5 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Ronceverte, WV When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (58.5%), and Outside Fires (25.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ronceverte, WV
    • 22358.5%Structure Fires
    • 9725.5%Outside Fires
    • 4912.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 123.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ronceverte, WV
Most common first names in Ronceverte, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5679.7 years
John3474.6 years
James3374.8 years
William3267.3 years
Charles3275.2 years
Robert2469.6 years
George2270.7 years
Virginia2276.1 years
Ruth1780.5 years
Clarence1577.0 years
Most common last names in Ronceverte, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Morgan7874.2 years
Boone2969.7 years
Brown1773.5 years
Baker1675.9 years
Bostic1571.6 years
Williams1482.9 years
Smith1477.1 years
Miller1480.4 years
Honaker1471.2 years
Obrien1372.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ronceverte, WV
  • 63.2%Utility gas
  • 24.7%Electricity
  • 6.3%Wood
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ronceverte, WV
  • 60.5%Utility gas
  • 36.0%Electricity
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood


Ronceverte compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Ronceverte on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards (population 1,000+)"
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Robert Emil Barker, Jr. (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.