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Population in 2012: 1,365 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.0%
 

Males: 552  (40.5%)
Females: 813  (59.5%)

Median resident age:  44.5 years
West Virginia median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 26175.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $34,408 (it was $26,799 in 2000)
Sistersville:

$34,408
WV:

$40,196
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,828

Sistersville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $59,951 (it was $52,200 in 2000)
Sistersville:

$59,951
WV:

$100,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $70,172; Detached houses: $73,234; Townhouses or other attached units: $115,994; Mobile homes: $32,088

Median gross rent in 2012: $541.

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  • White alone - 1,377 (98.6%)
  • Hispanic - 9 (0.6%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (0.4%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.07%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.07%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Sistersville: 85.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (21.3%), German (17.5%), Irish (15.5%), English (9.6%), Dutch (3.6%), French (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 647 feet

Land area: 0.52 square miles.

Population density: 2,603 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Sistersville:

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 13.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sistersville city:

  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 19.2%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.3%
West Virginia:  1.3%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Sistersville, West Virginia as of October 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Sistersville to the number of sex offenders is 76 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $497 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $366 (0.7%)

Sistersville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (81.4 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (312.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Paden City, WV (2.1 miles ), Matamoras, OH (2.1 miles ), Friendly, WV (2.2 miles) , Sardis, OH (2.5 miles ), Middlebourne, WV (2.6 miles ), Antioch, OH (2.8 miles) , Hannibal, OH (3.1 miles ), New Martinsville, WV (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $257,000
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $168,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 39.56 N, Longitude: 81.00 W

Area code: 304

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Crime rates in Sistersville (2003):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 0.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 322.2)

Crime rates in Sistersville (2012):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 4 burglaries (289.2 per 100,000)
  • 16 thefts (1156.9 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 67.4 (higher means more crime, US average = 257.0)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.89
West Virginia average:

1.91

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.5%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -233 (-12.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Sistersville-area historical tornado activity is above West Virginia state average. It is 39% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/1/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.5 miles away from the Sistersville city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/28/1981, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sistersville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below West Virginia state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1991 at 18:34:51, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Tyler County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 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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Birthplace of: Bill Bolling - Politician, Tara Wilson (pageant titleholder) - Miss USA delegate.


Hospitals/medical centers in Sistersville:

  • SISTERSVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL (Critical Access Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, 314 SOUTH WELLS STREET)
  • SISTERSVILLE CENTER (Nursing Home, 201 WOOD STREET OPERATIONS, LLC)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Sistersville:

  • WETZEL COUNTY HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV)
  • NEW MARTINSVILLE CARE AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV)
  • NEW MARTINSVILLE DIALYSIS FACILITY (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV)

Political contributions by individuals in Sistersville, WV

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sistersville:

  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 37 miles; Parkersburg, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,736)
  • Fairmont State University (about 46 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,770)
  • West Liberty University (about 47 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,318)
  • West Virginia University (about 56 miles; Morgantown, WV; FT enrollment: 24,899)
  • Franciscan University of Steubenville (about 60 miles; Steubenville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,131)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 62 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 19,492)
  • Hocking College (about 66 miles; Nelsonville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,220)

Public high school in Sistersville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Sistersville:

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Library in Sistersville:

  • SISTERSVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $51,683; Location: 518 WELLS STREET; 23,311 books; 132 audio materials; 632 video materials; 12 state licensed databases; 34 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Sistersville: Sistersville Waterworks (A), Sistersville City Hall (B), Sistersville Public Library (C), Sistersville Volunteer Fire Department (D), Sistersville General Hospital Ambulance Service Emergency Medical Services (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sistersville include: Church of Christ (A), Church of the Nazarene (B), First Christian Church (C), First Methodist Episcopal Church (D), First Presbyterian Church (E), Holy Rosary Catholic Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Steel Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Sistersville: Sistersville Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Wells Inn (316 Charles Street).

 
Tyler County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

SISTERSVILLE MUNICIPAL WATER (Address: 200 DIAMOND STREET , Population served: 1955, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2005 and FEB-02-2006, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-16-2005), St Compliance achieved (FEB-02-2006)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and AUG-12-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-06-2004), St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2004)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.0%
(22.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 50.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.9%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.4%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Sistersville, WV

58 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
3 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Sistersville compared to West Virginia state average:

Sistersville, West Virginia environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Banks with branches in Sistersville (2011 data):

  • Union Bank, Inc.: Sistersville Branch at 700 Wells Street, branch established on 1895/01/01. Info updated 2007/09/28: Bank assets: $184.1 mil, Deposits: $157.8 mil, headquarters in Middlebourne, WV, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Hometown Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Federal Savings Bank: at 726 Wells Street, branch established on 1933/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $47.1 mil, Deposits: $37.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • Wesbanco Bank, Inc.: Sistersville Branch at 250 Charles Street, branch established on 1921/06/29. Info updated 2009/04/02: Bank assets: $5,520.2 mil, Deposits: $4,394.5 mil, headquarters in Wheeling, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Wesbanco, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Sistersville travel time to work - commute


Sistersville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

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Religion statistics for Sistersville city (based on Tyler County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.59%
Here30.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAChurch of the NazarenePentecostal Church of God
Adherents27.7%26.0%17.9%7.6%4.8%
Congregations36.8%36.8%5.3%2.6%2.6%
NameChristian Churches and Churches of ChristCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents4.8%4.2%3.9%2.4%0.8%
Congregations2.6%5.3%2.6%2.6%2.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
This county:

4.47 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Tyler County:

3.35 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
This county:

5.59 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Tyler County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

12.4%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.8%
West Virginia:

31.1%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$4,233$25,3980$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$531
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$126
Police Protection - Officers 4$9,981$29,9432$892
Firefighters 0$0 1$24
Streets and Highways 5$14,648$35,1551$992
Health 0$0 1$22
Hospitals 138$332,100$28,8780$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,170$19,0200$0
Sewerage 3$5,305$21,2200$0
Water Supply 3$5,900$23,6000$0
Transit 0$0 1$221
Local Libraries 0$0 1$166
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$151
Totals for Government 157$375,337$28,68818$3,125

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

  • Current Operations - Own Hospitals: $4,423,000 ($3240.29)
    Water Utilities: $214,000 ($156.78)
    Police Protection: $171,000 ($125.27)
    Sewerage: $169,000 ($123.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $142,000 ($104.03)
    Regular Highways: $141,000 ($103.30)
    Financial Administration: $64,000 ($46.89)
    Fire Protection: $46,000 ($33.70)
    Parks & Recreation: $27,000 ($19.78)
    Libraries: $18,000 ($13.19)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($3.66)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $50,000 ($36.63)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,200,000 ($1611.72)

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

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $7,293,000 ($5342.86)
    Sewerage: $229,000 ($167.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $135,000 ($98.90)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $101,000 ($73.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $368,000 ($269.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $317,000 ($232.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $15,000 ($10.99)
  • Tax - Property: $131,000 ($95.97)

Sistersville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $835,000 ($611.72)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $835,000 ($611.72)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,000,000 ($2930.40)

5.34% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,916 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.34%
West Virginia average:

5.78%

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:
from Wetzel County, WV  1.79% ($21,071 average AGI)


6.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($23,498 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.65%
West Virginia average:

5.65%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Wetzel County, WV  1.70% ($21,648 average AGI)
to Wood County, WV  0.50% ($31,375)
to Pleasants County, WV  0.38% ($30,167)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sistersville:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WETZ (1330 AM; 1 kW; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVLY (1370 AM; 5 kW; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WJAW (630 AM; 1 kW; ST. MARYS, WV; Owner: JAWCO, INC.)
  • WBRJ (910 AM; 5 kW; MARIETTA, OH; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WADC (1050 AM; 5 kW; PARKERSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMMN (920 AM; 5 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FANTASIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sistersville:

  • W225AC (92.9 FM; SISTERSVILLE, WV; Owner: SEVEN RANGES RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WYMJ (99.5 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WETZ-FM (103.9 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: DAILEY CORPORATION)
  • WXCR (92.3 FM; NEW MARTINSVILLE, WV; Owner: SEVEN RANGES RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRSG (91.5 FM; MIDDLEBOURNE, WV; Owner: TYLER COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WRRR-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MARYS, WV; Owner: SEVEN RANGES RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • WRKP (96.5 FM; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: RKP INTERNATIONAL CORP.)
  • WAJR-FM (103.3 FM; SALEM, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF SALEM)
  • WOVK (98.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGW (107.5 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZWA (90.1 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBNV (93.5 FM; BARNESVILLE, OH; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • WGIE (92.7 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WWLW (106.5 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CLARKSBURG)

TV broadcast stations around Sistersville:

  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WTRF-TV (Channel 7; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)

Sistersville fatal accident list:

Nov 9, 2008 05:00 AM, Cr-18/11, Lat: 39.550831, Lon: -80.976389, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 10, 2005 02:30 PM, Sr-2, Wood Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 29, 1984 10:05 PM, 2, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total average daily traffic: 5,500
Total average daily truck traffic: 495

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sistersville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Doh Tyler Cty Hdqts (Lat: 39.552306 Lon: -81.011778), Call Sign: WNNS989
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.150 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/04/2003, Expiration Date: 02/28/2014
    Registrant: West Virginia Division Of Highways, Buckhannon, WV 26201, Phone: (304) 473-5337, Fax: (304) 473-4256, Email:
  • .5 Mi S Of St Rt 18 On Cty Rt 4 Smith Ridge (Lat: 39.539806 Lon: -80.988444), Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: WPAS606, Licensee ID: L00038645
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.1800 MHz, 47.2400 MHz, 47.2800 MHz, 47.3600 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/14/2012, Expiration Date: 10/01/2022
    Registrant: State Of West Virginia Division Of Highways, Buckhannon, WV 26201, Phone: (304) 473-5337, Fax: (304) 473-4256, Email:
  • .5 Mi S Of St Rt 18 On Cty Rt 4 Smith Ridge (Lat: 39.539806 Lon: -80.988444), Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: WPAS607
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.150 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/14/2012, Expiration Date: 10/01/2022
    Registrant: West Virginia Division Of Highways, Buckhannon, WV 26201, Phone: (304) 473-5337, Fax: (304) 473-4256, Email:
  • Sistersville, 302 Porter Hill Road (Lat: 39.552722 Lon: -80.955667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 79 m, Overall height: 82 m, Call Sign: KBW994
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.130 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/16/2005, Expiration Date: 07/12/2015, Certifier: W H Mc Carthney
    Registrant: Dominion Resources Services, Inc., 5th Floor, Richmond, VA 23261, Phone: (804) 771-6133, Fax: (804) 771-6570, Email:
  • 5 Mi S On Rt 2 (Lat: 39.480917 Lon: -81.090667), Structure height: 27 m, Call Sign: KNAQ792
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.275 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/10/2003, Expiration Date: 09/09/2013, Certifier: Fred Daley
    Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • SISTERSVILLE, 3.06 Km S Of (Lat: 39.537278 Lon: -80.985917), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPNM640, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 2121.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/29/1998, Expiration Date: 04/29/2008, Cancellation Date: 03/02/2004, Certifier: Ronald L Ripley
    Registrant: American Cellular Corporation
  • Sisterville, 1070 Smith Ridge Road (Lat: 39.540028 Lon: -80.988389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55.5 m, Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WPUF746, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6800.00 MHz, 6850.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/24/2012, Expiration Date: 02/25/2022, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC
  • TYLER, .8 Miles Se Of Sistersville, Wv Off Diamond St., - Old State 18 (Lat: 39.557278 Lon: -80.980500), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 110.6 m, Call Sign: WQGU780
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/20/2007, Expiration Date: 04/20/2017, Certifier: William Ramsey Md
    Registrant: West Virginia Office Of Emergency Medical Services, 190 Hart Field Road, Morgantown, WV 26505, Phone: (304) 581-2900, Fax: (304) 285-3148, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sistersville)


Most common first names in Sistersville, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary6179.2 years
Charles4575.1 years
John4176.2 years
William3776.2 years
Robert3467.4 years
George3073.8 years
James2873.7 years
Virginia1776.1 years
Ruth1582.7 years
Margaret1485.1 years
Most common last names in Sistersville, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Stewart2174.6 years
Smith2173.9 years
Miller1876.6 years
Wells1778.1 years
Shreves1674.4 years
Henderson1579.3 years
Thomas1476.1 years
Buck1478.6 years
Wagner1277.8 years
Weekley1277.0 years

Businesses in Sistersville, WV

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

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