South Point, Ohio

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Population in 2017: 3,874 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.5%
 
Males: 1,970  (50.9%)
Females: 1,904  (49.1%)
Median resident age:

40.6 years
Ohio median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 45680.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,672 (it was $33,110 in 2000)
South Point:

$43,672
OH:

$54,021

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,876 (it was $15,296 in 2000)

South Point village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $115,790 (it was $80,700 in 2000)
South Point:

$115,790
OH:

$144,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $158,464; detached houses: $164,059; mobile homes: $38,898

Median gross rent in 2017: $780.

March 2019 cost of living index in South Point: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.6%
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  • Races in South Point, OH (2010)
    • 3,71994.0%White alone
    • 1283.2%Black alone
    • 671.7%Two or more races
    • 180.5%Asian alone
    • 160.4%Hispanic
    • 60.2%Other race alone
    • 40.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in South Point, Ohio as of September 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in South Point is 174 to 1.


Crime rates in South Point by year

Type

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.2)
2
(50.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(50.5)
1
(25.3)
N/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
4
(101.0)
1
(25.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.3)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(197.1)
9
(227.2)
4
(101.0)
8
(202.1)
2
(50.5)
2
(50.5)
1
(25.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
52
(1,281)
16
(403.9)
0
(0.0)
14
(353.6)
23
(580.4)
11
(277.9)
8
(203.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
31
(782.6)
19
(479.7)
38
(959.8)
46
(1,161)
58
(1,465)
31
(787.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(75.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(151.4)
8
(202.1)
3
(76.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(50.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)129.1161.687.4103.6149.6132.177.3

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Ohio average:

1.96
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Ancestries: American (18.6%), Irish (17.5%), German (17.0%), English (5.3%), European (4.7%), Scottish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 570 feet

Land area: 2.42 square miles.

Population density: 1,602 people per square mile   (low).

South Point, Ohio map

6 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.2%
Ohio:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,293 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,099 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (8.0 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (107.4 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (358.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Catlettsburg, KY (1.1 miles ),
Kenova, WV (1.2 miles ),
Ceredo, WV (1.4 miles ),
Burlington, OH (1.7 miles ),
Ashland, KY (2.1 miles ),
Coal Grove, OH (2.6 miles ),
Chesapeake, OH (2.6 miles ),
Westwood, KY (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 38.42 N, Longitude: 82.58 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 606

Distribution of median household income in South Point, OH in 2017
Distribution of house value in South Point, OH in 2017
South Point satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $66,900
  • 1998: 33 buildings, average cost: $43,900
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2000: 14 buildings, average cost: $37,500
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $84,900
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2005: 17 buildings, average cost: $129,400
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $119,400
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $193,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $105,800
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $176,700
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2017: 12 buildings, average cost: $154,500
Number of permits per 10,000 South Point, OH residents
Average permit cost in South Point, OH
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.9%
Ohio:

4.1%
Historical population in South Point, OH
Historical housing units in South Point, OH

Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+0.1%).
Most common industries in South Point, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (17.0%)
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
  • Construction (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.8%)
  • Public administration (8.0%)
  • Construction (7.6%)
  • Truck transportation (6.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (24.7%)
  • Health care (20.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.0%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
Most common occupations in South Point, OH (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Cashiers (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.2%)

Average climate in South Point, Ohio

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

South Point, Ohio average temperatures South Point, Ohio average precipitation South Point, Ohio humidity South Point, Ohio wind speed South Point, Ohio snowfall South Point, Ohio sunshine South Point, Ohio clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.2. This is about average.

City:

67.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.180
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.79
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.130. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.130
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.70
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

South Point-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Ohio state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.8 miles away from the South Point village center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the village center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

South Point-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Ohio state average. It is 80% 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 75.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 73.0 miles away from South Point 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 242.0 miles away from South Point center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 287.4 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) earthquake occurred 91.7 miles away from South Point center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 93.4 miles away from South Point 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 Lawrence County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
South Point topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in South Point:

  • COVENANT HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES (2965 COUNTY ROAD 144, SUITE 2)
  • QUALITY CARE NURSING SERVICES (415 SOLIDA ROAD)
  • HEARTLAND OF RIVERVIEW (7743 COUNTY ROAD 1)
  • PULLEY NURSING HOME (8384 COUNTY ROAD 1)
  • RIVER'S BEND HEALTH CARE LLC (335 TOWNSHIP ROAD 1026)

Amtrak stations near South Point:

  • 6 miles: ASHLAND (99 15TH ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 8 miles: HUNTINGTON (8TH AVE. & 10TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

College/University in South Point:

  • Tri-State Bible College (Full-time enrollment: 43; Location: 506 Margaret St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.tsbc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Point:

  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 6 miles; Ashland, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,482)
  • Marshall University (about 9 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Shawnee State University (about 32 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • West Virginia State University (about 45 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Morehead State University (about 49 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 7,523)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 52 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)
  • Maysville Community and Technical College (about 68 miles; Maysville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,969)

Public high school in South Point:

Public elementary/middle schools in South Point:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in South Point: Southeast Ohio Emergency Medical Services Station 12 South Point (A), South Point Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in South Point include: South Point Church of the Nazarene (A), Church of Christ of South Point (B), First Baptist Church (C), South Point United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Inn & Suites (70 Private RD-302), Grandview Inn (154 County Road 450).

Birthplace of: Mark Snyder - Football player and coach.

Lawrence 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 South Point and their reported violations in the past:

AQUA OHIO - LAWRENCE COUNTY (Population served: 9,481, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
AQUA OHIO - LAKE WHITE PWS (Population served: 1,193, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-01-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-01-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-10-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-21-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-01-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-01-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-10-2011)
Average household size:
This village:

2.5 people
Ohio:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

70.7%
Whole state:

65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

5.6%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
7 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Banks with branches in South Point (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: South Point Branch at 702 4th Street East, branch established on 1999/04/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • The Ohio Valley Bank Company: South Point Branch at 354 Private Dr 288 Suite 1, branch established on 1999/11/04. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $793.4 mil, Deposits: $689.5 mil, headquarters in Gallipolis, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Ohio Valley Banc Corp.
  • Wesbanco Bank, Inc.: South Point Branch at 404 Solida Road, branch established on 1919/01/01. 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.

For population 15 years and over in South Point:

Marital status in South Point, OH
  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 52.5%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

For population 25 years and over in South Point:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Ohio average:

10.7

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for South Point, OH (based on Lawrence County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,55658
Mainline Protestant3,25923
Catholic1,9284
Black Protestant5364
Other1253
None48,046-
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: 10
Lawrence County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Lawrence County:

4.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
This county:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.4%
Ohio:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lawrence County:

32.5%
State:

29.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.1%
Ohio:

11.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
South Point:

47.4%
State:

49.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.8%
Ohio:

46.4%

Average BMI:
South Point:

29.2
Ohio:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

26.5%
Ohio:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
South Point:

11.2%
Ohio:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Ohio:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.1%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

53.2%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.4%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of South Point, OH Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 9$28,189$37,5850$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$14,626$35,1020$0
Water Supply 3$9,770$39,0800$0
Streets and Highways 2$6,159$36,9540$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$216
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$463
Firefighters 0$0 1$936
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$2,742
Financial Administration 0$0 2$1,461
Totals for Government 19$58,744$37,10112$5,818

South Point government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $215,000 ($55.50)
    Regular Highways: $128,000 ($33.04)
    Police Protection: $12,000 ($3.10)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $1,000,000 ($258.13)
    Water Utilities: $541,000 ($139.65)
    Police Protection: $275,000 ($70.99)
    Regular Highways: $201,000 ($51.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $162,000 ($41.82)
    Central Staff Services: $80,000 ($20.65)
    Local Fire Protection: $78,000 ($20.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000 ($18.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $118,000 ($30.46)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($12.91)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($1.81)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $765,000 ($197.47)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($2.58)

South Point government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,149,000 ($296.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $162,000 ($41.82)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $173,000 ($44.66)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $64,000 ($16.52)
    Rents: $4,000 ($1.03)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $507,000 ($130.87)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $210,000 ($54.21)
    Water Utilities: $179,000 ($46.21)
    General Local Government Support: $56,000 ($14.46)
  • Tax - Property: $308,000 ($79.50)
    Motor Vehicle License: $94,000 ($24.26)
    Public Utilities Sales: $49,000 ($12.65)

South Point government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,365,000 ($610.48)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,130,000 ($549.82)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000 ($60.66)

South Point government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $683,000 ($176.30)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $169,000 ($43.62)

4.12% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,932 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.12%
Ohio average:

5.23%

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 Cabell County, WV  1.17% ($34,572 average AGI)
from Boyd County, KY  0.39% ($30,369)
from Scioto County, OH  0.25% ($40,642)


4.52% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,923 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.52%
Ohio average:

5.51%

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 Cabell County, WV  0.89% ($31,906 average AGI)
to Boyd County, KY  0.57% ($34,163)
to Scioto County, OH  0.34% ($33,931)
Businesses in South Point, OH
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Long John Silver's1
Comfort Suites1Lowe's1
Fashion Bug1McDonald's2
FedEx1RadioShack1
GNC1Sam's Club1
KFC1Subway1
La-Z-Boy1Taco Bell1
Lane Furniture1U-Haul1
Little Caesars Pizza1Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in South Point:

  • WTCR (1420 AM; 5 kW; KENOVA, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRVC (930 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCMI (1340 AM; 1 kW; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WOKT (1040 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CANNONSBURG, KY; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.-KY)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLGC (1520 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIRO (1230 AM; 1 kW; IRONTON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGOH (1370 AM; 5 kW; GRAYSON, KY; Owner: CARTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZZW (1600 AM; 5 kW; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Point:

  • WRYV-FM1 (101.5 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WRVC-FM (92.7 FM; CATLETTSBURG, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WDGG (93.7 FM; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE B/CASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKEE-FM (100.5 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBKS (107.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBVB (97.1 FM; COAL GROVE, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOUL-FM (89.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WTCR-FM (103.3 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W216AT (91.1 FM; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMEJ (91.9 FM; PROCTORVILLE, OH; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPAY-FM (104.1 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WOSP (91.5 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WEMM (107.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO. OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)
  • WLGC-FM (105.7 FM; GREENUP, KY; Owner: GREENUP COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZAQ (92.3 FM; LOUISA, KY; Owner: LOUISA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOHP (88.3 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE CEDARVILLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WUGO (102.3 FM; GRAYSON, KY; Owner: CARTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around South Point:

  • W49BN (Channel 49; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNCATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WKAS (Channel 25; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W05CB (Channel 5; BURLINGTON, OH; Owner: VEARL R. PENNINGTON)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WSAZ-TV (Channel 3; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W14CU (Channel 14; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTSF (Channel 61; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: TRI STATE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W55AT (Channel 55; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CHANNEL AMERICA LPTV LIC. SUBSIDIARY)
  • W36CR (Channel 36; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WPBO (Channel 42; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WHCP (Channel 30; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: TELEVISION PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)
South Point fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

South Point fatal accident list:

Oct 27, 2004 06:45 PM, 1, 1186, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Apr 16, 1983 09:02 PM, Littlesoli, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 56ft / 16.8mTotal length
  • 69,132Total average daily traffic
  • 3,767Total average daily truck traffic
  • 93,056Total future (year 2039) average daily traffic
New bridges in South Point, OH - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21900-1909
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 31980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for South Point, OH
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED22$99,15313$71,91351$100,6594$42,4303$56,3331$28,520
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$203,2301$42,7903$65,3671$17,8301$42,7900$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$110,8855$56,76214$103,7058$38,3292$57,0501$1,430
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$101,0231$87,71013$118,1001$83,4301$139,0500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$67,0300$02$133,7051$87,0000$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0510.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$71,3101$145,470
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0510.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in South Point, OH
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in South Point, OH - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 69. The highest number of fires - 105 took place in 2011, and the least - 41 in 2016. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in South Point, OH When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (47.8%), and Outside Fires (38.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in South Point, OH
    • 56347.8%Structure Fires
    • 45538.6%Outside Fires
    • 15212.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 90.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for South Point, OH

Fire-safe hotels and motels in South Point, Ohio:

  • Comfort Suites, 2940 Country Rd 144, South Point, Ohio 45680 , Phone: (740) 894-1700, Fax: (740) 894-1710
  • Grandview Inn & Suites, 154 County Rd 450, South Point, Ohio 45680 , Phone: (740) 377-4388, Fax: (740) 377-0132
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in South Point, Ohio
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in South Point, OH
  • 64.5%Utility gas
  • 30.3%Electricity
  • 5.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in South Point, OH
  • 73.8%Electricity
  • 24.4%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


South Point compared to Ohio state average:

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