Ronceverte, West Virginia

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Population in 2014: 1,753 (92% urban, 8% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.6%
 
Males: 880  (50.2%)
Females: 873  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  47.6 years
West Virginia median age:  41.7 years

Zip codes: 24970.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,110 (it was $24,400 in 2000)
Ronceverte:

$33,110
WV:

$41,253

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,602 (it was $14,731 in 2000)

Ronceverte city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $90,313 (it was $61,200 in 2000)
Ronceverte:

$90,313
WV:

$103,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $92,250; Detached houses: $97,105; Mobile homes: $29,289

Median gross rent in 2013: $573.

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  • Races in Ronceverte, WV (2010)

    Ronceverte races chart
    • 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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ronceverte: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (19.7%), German (15.6%), English (11.0%), United States (8.0%), Scotch-Irish (3.8%), Polish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1668 feet

Land area: 1.42 square miles.

Population density: 1,231 people per square mile   (low).

Ronceverte,WV real estate house value index trend

Ronceverte, West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Ronceverte:

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ronceverte city:

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 42.9%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 20.1%

19 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
West Virginia:

1.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $483 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $374 (0.4%)

Ronceverte satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.75 N, Longitude: 80.47 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

Ronceverte household income distribution Ronceverte home values distribution

Crime rates in Ronceverte by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000010001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.065.70.00.00.056.6
Robberies 0000200000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0129.40.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 1504134025
per 100,000 64.4325.10.0258.664.7197.0250.30.0112.5283.1
Burglaries 136134163573
per 100,000 837.6390.164.9193.9258.91,050.6187.7280.7393.7169.9
Thefts 141491426141383029
per 100,000 902.1910.3584.4905.01,682.8919.2813.5449.21,687.31,642.1
Auto thefts 2100210100
per 100,000 128.965.00.00.0129.465.70.056.10.00.0
Arson 0201100000
per 100,000 0.0130.00.064.664.70.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.4) 122.7139.429.1105.6153.6216.099.743.8122.4186.8

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Crime rate in Ronceverte detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.37
West Virginia average:

1.92
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -231 (-12.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (22%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Ronceverte, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 Ronceverte 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 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 Greenbrier County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Droughts: 2, Landslides: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 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)

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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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 58.0. This is better than average.

City:

58.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2000 was 16.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.5
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.0%
(16.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.0% for Black residents, 55.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.6% for two or more races residents)
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

Ronceverte, West Virginia environmental map by EPA

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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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
West Virginia average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ronceverte city (based on Greenbrier County data)

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
Greenbrier County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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

9.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.1%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Greenbrier County:

28.7%
West Virginia:

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

12.8%
State:

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
Financial Administration 1$2,303$27,6360$0
Other Government Administration 1$1,815$21,7808$4,483
Police Protection - Officers 6$16,388$32,7761$332
Streets and Highways 1$3,182$38,1840$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,281$19,6860$0
Sewerage 3$7,187$28,7480$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,216$26,5920$0
Water Supply 2$3,365$20,1900$0
Totals for Government 17$39,737$28,0509$4,815

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $316,000 ($180.26)
    Water Utilities: $305,000 ($173.99)
    Police Protection: $180,000 ($102.68)
    Regular Highways: $138,000 ($78.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $120,000 ($68.45)
    Parks & Recreation: $76,000 ($43.35)
    Financial Administration: $34,000 ($19.40)
    Fire Protection: $24,000 ($13.69)
    Libraries: $8,000 ($4.56)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $376,000 ($214.49)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $403,000 ($229.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $165,000 ($94.12)
    All Other: $10,000 ($5.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $126,000 ($71.88)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($2.85)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $289,000 ($164.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $53,000 ($30.23)
  • Tax - Property: $133,000 ($75.87)
    Public Utilities: $127,000 ($72.45)
    NEC: $71,000 ($40.50)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $850,000 ($484.88)

5.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,390 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.59%
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 Monroe County, WV  0.35% ($29,133 average AGI)
from Raleigh County, WV  0.26% ($48,485)
from Fayette County, WV  0.20% ($25,500)


4.18% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,526 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.18%
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 Monroe County, WV  0.33% ($20,951 average AGI)
to Raleigh County, WV  0.21% ($30,000)
to Kanawha County, WV  0.20% ($23,720)

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 count7
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents9
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:5
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • West Virginia average
  • Fatal accident count64
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents94
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons21
  • Fatalities70
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents165
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents6
See more detailed statistics of Ronceverte fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 103m338ftTotal length
  • $3,771,000Total costs
  • 11,400Total average daily traffic
  • 924Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 134 W Main St (Lat: 37.749556 Lon: -80.465083), Call Sign: WNGA260, Licensee ID: L00099717
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.9800 MHzGrant Date: 05/25/2001, Expiration Date: 03/25/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/28/2011Registrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 04/28/2002, Expiration Date: 06/02/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/04/2012Registrant: 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 BrushRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 03/03/2019, Certifier: Gail WhiteRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 10/22/2010, Expiration Date: 10/22/2020, Certifier: Wade H CookRegistrant: Fit, 1565 Oak Street, Eugene, OR 97401, Phone: (541) 485-8441, Fax: (541) 485-7556, Email:
  • Rv Ofc Edgar Ave At Cedar St (Lat: 37.749278 Lon: -80.462861), Type: Building, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WQVT980
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.230 MHz, 160.320 MHz, 160.530 MHz, 160.785 MHz, 161.160 MHzGrant Date: 05/07/2015, Expiration Date: 05/07/2025, Certifier: Shantrice Cruse-ScottRegistrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 6735 Southpoint Drive South, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6013, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • 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 MHzGrant Date: 06/10/2014, Expiration Date: 06/10/2024, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • 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
    Registrant (Individual): James Herod, 389 Mariah Ridge Lne, Ronceverte, WV 24970

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 27
  • Hazardous Condition: 55
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Ronceverte

See full 2006 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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (50%)
  • Electricity (35%)
  • Wood (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Ronceverte, WV
NameCountNameCount
Kroger1Rite Aid1
Long John Silver's1Sears1
Nike1Subway1
Pizza Hut1Wendy's1

Ronceverte compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above 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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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2016.