Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Urbanna-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 24% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/6/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the Urbanna town center causedbetween $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 8/6/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 44.1 miles away from the town center killed 4 peopleand injured 246 peopleand causedbetween $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Urbanna-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 72.9 miles away from the city center On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 188.4 miles away from Urbanna center On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 82.4 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 335.5 miles away from the city center On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 73.9 miles away from Urbanna center On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 100.0 miles away from the city center Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
The number of natural disasters in Middlesex County (12) is near the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9 Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Clarence E. Sutton - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient.
Hospitals and medical centers near Urbanna:
RAPPAHANNOCK WESTMINSTER CANTE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; IRVINGTON, VA)
RAPPAHANNOCK GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; KILMARNOCK, VA)
LANCASHIRE CONVALESCENT AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; KILMARNOCK, VA)
RIVERSIDE CONVALESCENT CNTR WE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WEST POINT, VA)
WALTER REED CONVALESCENT AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; GLOUCESTER, VA)
FRANCIS N SANDERS NURSING HOME, INC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; GLOUCESTER, VA)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Urbanna:
College of William and Mary (about 27 miles; Williamsburg, VA; Full-time enrollment: 7,617)
Christopher Newport University (about 41 miles; Newport News, VA; FT enrollment: 5,061)
Thomas Nelson Community College (about 41 miles; Hampton, VA; FT enrollment: 7,056)
Hampton University (about 45 miles; Hampton, VA; FT enrollment: 4,494)
Virginia Union University (about 49 miles; Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 2,028)
Virginia Commonwealth University (about 49 miles; Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 26,647)
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College (about 50 miles; Richmond, VA; FT enrollment: 8,271)
Library in Urbanna:
MIDDLESEX COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $279,363; Location: 150 GRACE STREET; 52,139 books; 2,001 audio materials; 2,813 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 18 state licensed databases; 40 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
Urbanna compared to Virginia state average:
Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
Median age significantly above state average.
Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
Length of stay since moving in above state average.
House age above state average.
Number of college students below state average.
Banks with branches in Urbanna (2011 data):
EVB: Urbanna Branch at 291 Virginia Street, branch established on 1989/05/01. Info updated 2008/08/25: Bank assets: $1,061.5 mil, Deposits: $834.3 mil, headquarters in Tappahannock, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 28 total offices, Holding Company: Eastern Virginia Bankshares, Inc.
Branch Banking and Trust Company: Urbanna Branch at 40 Cross Street, branch established on 1900/12/11. 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
Religion statistics for Urbanna town (based on Middlesex County data)
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: 5
4.73 / 10,000 pop.
2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
0.95 / 10,000 pop.
1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
7.56 / 10,000 pop.
4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
12.29 / 10,000 pop.
7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Municipal Bldg Cross St (Lat: 37.639306 Lon: -76.573556), Call Sign: WYQ386, Licensee ID: L00100602 Assigned Frequencies: 39.5400 MHz, 39.6400 MHz Grant Date: 05/12/2004, Expiration Date: 02/07/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/23/2010 Registrant: Urbanna, Town Of
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:
LANEVIEW, E On 601 0.8 Mi From Int Of 601 & 17 (Lat: 37.756250 Lon: -76.710500), Overall height: 90.8 m, Call Sign: WMM432 Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz Grant Date: 04/27/2010, Expiration Date: 06/01/2020, Certifier: John T Scott Iii Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
RI33XC043, E. On 601 For .8 Mi. From Int. Of 601 & 17 (Lat: 37.756389 Lon: -76.710556), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 90.8 m, Call Sign: WQQU965 Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz Grant Date: 03/07/2013, Expiration Date: 03/07/2023, Certifier: Kyle B Entz Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
Foot Of Watling St (Lat: 37.639028 Lon: -76.596889), Type: Building, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WHD795, Licensee ID: L00006940 Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz Grant Date: 11/28/1994, Expiration Date: 11/28/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001 Registrant: Urbanna Yacht Sales & Service, Foot Of Watling St, Urbanna, VA 23175
41 Watling St (Lat: 37.602361 Lon: -76.583000), Type: Tower, Overall height: 4 m, Call Sign: WHV916 Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz Grant Date: 03/30/2012, Expiration Date: 06/17/2022 Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E # 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:
Call Sign: N1BPZ, Licensee ID: L00199531 Grant Date: 09/26/2007, Expiration Date: 12/03/2017 Registrant: Parker T Boggs, Urbanna, VA 23175-0999
Call Sign: N4GUA, Previous Call Sign: WA4ETV, Licensee ID: L00677717 Grant Date: 04/29/2003, Expiration Date: 07/27/2013 Registrant: David A Dunville, 126 Waverly Road, Urbanna, VA 23175
Call Sign: N4IXV, Licensee ID: L00488105 Grant Date: 11/30/2005, Expiration Date: 02/27/2016, Certifier: George W Heflin Registrant: George W Heflin, 1147 Gayles Road, Urbanna, VA 23175
Call Sign: NP2DN Grant Date: 07/26/1999, Expiration Date: 07/26/2009, Cancellation Date: 07/27/2011 Registrant: John F Lukas, Urbanna, VA 23175
Call Sign: W4XD Grant Date: 12/08/1997, Expiration Date: 06/27/2006, Cancellation Date: 11/19/2003 Registrant: Joseph F Moomaw Jr, Urbanna, VA 23175
Call Sign: KI4PUI, Licensee ID: L01163183 Grant Date: 06/16/2006, Expiration Date: 06/16/2016, Certifier: George S Richardson Iii Registrant: George S Richardson Iii, Urbanna, VA 23175
Call Sign: KJ4JSQ, Licensee ID: L01468875 Grant Date: 02/23/2009, Expiration Date: 02/23/2019, Certifier: William S Stevenson Registrant: William S Stevenson, Urbanna, VA 23175
FAA Registered Aircraft:
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 15123 , Serial Number: 28-7305025, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 09/21/1972 Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert C Wood, Po Box 297, Urbanna, VA 23175, Other Owners: Daivd S Harvey
Aircraft: MOONEY M20D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 1909Y , Serial Number: 204, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 01/28/1964 Registrant (Co-Owned): William C Jones, Rt 1016 Box B, Urbanna, VA 23175, Other Owners: Glenn R Coulson
Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8E (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 2159B , Serial Number: 6586, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 08/06/1955 Registrant (Individual): Randy G Coulson, 97 Nimcock Rd, Urbanna, VA 23175
Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 43768 , Serial Number: 7427, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 04/08/1956 Registrant (Individual): Martin Glenn Hackett, 703 Swan View Dr, Urbanna, VA 23175
Aircraft: CESSNA 172I (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 8338L , Serial Number: 17256538, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 02/19/1968 Registrant (Corporation): Wilson And Muller Corp, Hcr 67 Box 568, Urbanna, VA 23175
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: