Wayne, West Virginia

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Population in 2013: 1,391 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +25.9%
Males: 606  (43.6%)
Females: 785  (56.4%)
Median resident age:  38.1 years
West Virginia median age:  41.7 years

Zip codes: 25570.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $22,256 (it was $20,242 in 2000)
Wayne:

$22,256
WV:

$41,253

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,479 (it was $11,626 in 2000)

Wayne town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,682 (it was $51,300 in 2000)
Wayne:

$67,682
WV:

$103,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $78,941; Detached houses: $93,490; Mobile homes: $18,899

Median gross rent in 2013: $517.

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  • Races in Wayne, WV (2010)

    Wayne races chart
    • 1,38497.9%White alone
    • 110.8%Two or more races
    • 50.4%American Indian alone
    • 60.4%Asian alone
    • 50.4%Hispanic
    • 20.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Wayne: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (18.4%), Irish (14.8%), German (11.7%), Dutch (5.3%), Polish (4.8%), United States (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1882

Elevation: 708 feet

Land area: 0.65 square miles.

Population density: 2,138 people per square mile   (low).

Wayne,WV real estate house value index trend

Wayne, West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Wayne:

  • High school or higher: 69.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wayne town:

  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 41.7%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 18.7%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.2%
West Virginia:

1.1%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Wayne, West Virginia as of September 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Wayne to the number of sex offenders is 117 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $399 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $421 (1.1%)

Wayne satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (12.8 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (112.6 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (373.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lavalette, WV (2.6 miles ), Prichard, WV (2.9 miles ), Fort Gay, WV (3.4 miles ), Louisa, KY (3.5 miles ), Huntington, WV (3.6 miles ), Ceredo, WV (3.6 miles ), Burlington, OH (3.7 miles ), Salt Rock, WV (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 38.23 N, Longitude: 82.44 W

Area code: 304

Wayne household income distribution Wayne home values distribution

Crime rates in Wayne by Year
Type 2001 2003 2011 2012
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 1402
per 100,000 90.8345.70.0140.4
Thefts 413158
per 100,000 363.31,123.61,060.1561.4
Auto thefts 0400
per 100,000 0.0345.70.00.0
Arson 0100
per 100,000 0.086.40.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 292.7) 21.7100.844.133.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Wayne detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.70
West Virginia average:

1.91
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.5%
West Virginia:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -73 (-6.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Information (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Wayne, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wayne-area historical tornado activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.0 miles away from the Wayne town 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 8.2 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wayne-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia 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 81.7 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 78.4 miles away from Wayne 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 250.4 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 76.6 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 78.4 miles away from Wayne 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 295.8 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 Wayne County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wayne topographic map

Birthplace of: Larry McClure (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Wayne:

  • WAYNE COUNTY HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCY (P O BOX 368)
  • WAYNE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER, LLC (6999 ROUTE 152)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Wayne:

  • HUNTINGTON VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 12 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • THREE RIVERS HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; LOUISA, KY)
  • J ROBERT PRITCHARD DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • ST MARY'S MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • HUNTINGTON HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • CABELL HUNTINGTON HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • CABELL-HUNTINGTON HOSPITAL INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)

Amtrak station near Wayne:

  • 13 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wayne:

  • Marshall University (about 14 miles; Huntington, WV; Full-time enrollment: 11,450)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 21 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • West Virginia State University (about 38 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 42 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)
  • Shawnee State University (about 46 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • Morehead State University (about 54 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 7,523)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 73 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)

Public high school in Wayne:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wayne:

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Cemetery: Wayne Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Wayne Family Court (211 South Court).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 75.8. This is about average.

City:

75.8
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.180
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.24. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.24
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.48. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.48
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.1

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

WAYNE WATER TOWN OF (Population served: 5,684, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-23-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-09-2009), Fed Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-21-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-14-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2009), Fed Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-22-2009), St Formal NOV issued (APR-22-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2009), Fed Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-22-2009), St Formal NOV issued (APR-22-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2009), Fed Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2009)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 36.6%
(37.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.9%
Whole state:  65.8%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
20 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Wayne, West Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Wayne compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below 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.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Wayne (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Wayne Main at 608 Hendricks Street, branch established on 1902/12/08. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • City National Bank of West Virginia: Wayne Branch at 206 Central Avenue, branch established on 1995/11/11. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
West Virginia average:

11.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Utility gas (44%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wayne town (based on Wayne County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,33855
Mainline Protestant4,84027
Orthodox1153
Catholic891
Other2-
None30,097-
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: 9
Wayne County:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Wayne County:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Wayne County:

6.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

3.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Wayne County:

35.7%
West Virginia:

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

12.1%
State:

13.1%
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
Other Government Administration 2$6,093$36,5587$2,100
Police Protection - Officers 2$3,319$19,9143$3,643
Police - Other 2$3,445$20,6701$400
Solid Waste Management 1$1,370$16,4402$2,529
Sewerage 2$3,985$23,9100$0
Water Supply 9$21,226$28,3011$850
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$221
Totals for Government 18$39,438$26,29215$9,743

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $291,000 ($209.20)
    Sewerage: $150,000 ($107.84)
    Financial Administration: $126,000 ($90.58)
    Regular Highways: $60,000 ($43.13)
    General - Other: $51,000 ($36.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $47,000 ($33.79)
    Police Protection: $39,000 ($28.04)
    Parks & Recreation: $24,000 ($17.25)
    Fire Protection: $8,000 ($5.75)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $450,000 ($323.51)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $100,000 ($71.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $90,000 ($64.70)
    All Other: $18,000 ($12.94)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $16,000 ($11.50)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $285,000 ($204.89)
  • Tax - Property: $128,000 ($92.02)
    NEC: $50,000 ($35.95)
    Other Selective Sales: $49,000 ($35.23)
    Public Utilities: $47,000 ($33.79)

4.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,091 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
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 Cabell County, WV  2.11% ($28,730 average AGI)
from Lawrence County, OH  0.34% ($25,489)
from Boyd County, KY  0.21% ($23,071)


5.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,310 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.27%
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 Cabell County, WV  2.13% ($34,330 average AGI)
to Lawrence County, OH  0.41% ($38,463)
to Boyd County, KY  0.30% ($35,385)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wayne:

  • WVHU (800 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRVC (930 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTCR (1420 AM; 5 kW; KENOVA, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOKT (1040 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CANNONSBURG, KY; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.-KY)
  • WZZW (1600 AM; 5 kW; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKYH (600 AM; 5 kW; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: HIGHLANDS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WGOH (1370 AM; 5 kW; GRAYSON, KY; Owner: CARTER COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wayne:

  • WKEE-FM (100.5 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WDGG (93.7 FM; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE B/CASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZAQ (92.3 FM; LOUISA, KY; Owner: LOUISA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCR-FM (103.3 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRVC-FM (92.7 FM; CATLETTSBURG, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WBKS (107.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEMM (107.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO. OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)
  • WPAY-FM (104.1 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WFGH (90.7 FM; FORT GAY, WV; Owner: WAYNE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WBVB (97.1 FM; COAL GROVE, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEJ (91.9 FM; PROCTORVILLE, OH; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WQHY (95.5 FM; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: WDOC, INC.)
  • WVOW-FM (101.9 FM; LOGAN, WV; Owner: LOGAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKLW-FM (94.7 FM; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: B & G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRYV-FM1 (101.5 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WOUL-FM (89.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WZAC-FM (92.5 FM; DANVILLE, WV; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Wayne:

  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WSAZ-TV (Channel 3; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W14CU (Channel 14; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTSF (Channel 61; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: TRI STATE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W49BN (Channel 49; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNCATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W36CR (Channel 36; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WKAS (Channel 25; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • W55AT (Channel 55; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CHANNEL AMERICA LPTV LIC. SUBSIDIARY)
  • W05CB (Channel 5; BURLINGTON, OH; Owner: VEARL R. PENNINGTON)
  • Wayne, West Virginia
  • Fatal accident count7
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents7
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:3
  • Fatalities7
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents11
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • West Virginia average
  • Fatal accident count62
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents92
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons21
  • Fatalities68
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents161
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents6
See more detailed statistics of Wayne fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • $895,000Total costs
  • 15,700Total average daily traffic
  • 1,256Total average daily truck traffic
  • 28,383Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wayne)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Doh Hdqtrs Rt 152 (Lat: 38.225361 Lon: -82.451000), Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: KNBY473
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.2800 MHz, 47.3200 MHz, 47.3600 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/07/2011, Expiration Date: 02/19/2022
    Registrant: West Virginia Department Of Transportation Division Of Highways, Brushy Fork Road, Buckhannon, WV 26201, Phone: (304) 473-5337, Fax: (304) 473-4256, Email:
  • Rt 17 & 4 3 Mi E (Lat: 38.208972 Lon: -82.388194), Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: KQB21, Licensee ID: L00077351
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.9400 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/08/2011, Expiration Date: 03/11/2021
    Registrant: State Of West Virginia, 725 Jefferson Road, South Charleston, WV 25309, Phone: (304) 746-2153, Fax: (304) 746-2230, Email:
  • 3/4 Mi N Of Int Rt Us 52 & Wv 37 (Lat: 38.225361 Lon: -82.451000), Call Sign: KQF742
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.0200 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/23/2000, Expiration Date: 05/30/2005, Cancellation Date: 10/10/2002
    Registrant: Cranberry Pipeline Corporation, Charleston, WV 25325, Phone: (304) 347-1600
  • 6652 State Hwy 152 (Lat: 38.255583 Lon: -82.435500), Call Sign: WQBD990
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.212 MHz, 464.037 MHz, 464.237 MHz, 464.062 MHz, 464.262 MHz, 464.087 MHz, 464.287 MHz, 464.112 MHz, 464.312 MHz, 464.137 MHz... (+4 more)
    Grant Date: 09/24/2004, Expiration Date: 09/24/2014, Certifier: James T Stephens Mr.
    Registrant: Erc Parts, Inc., 4001 Cobb International Blvd., Kennesaw, GA 30152, Phone: (800) 241-6880, Fax: (770) 951-1875, Email:
  • CREIG RD. #1, Creig Rd. #1 Rr Crossing @ M.P. N545.5 (Lat: 38.235278 Lon: -82.448944), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.5 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WQBN776, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.250 MHz, 160.380 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/15/2004, Expiration Date: 11/15/2014, Certifier: Jerry R Celio
    Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Nw, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • WAYNE, 2.1 Mi. Sw Of Int. Of Hwy 152 & Wilson Creek Rd., 1 Mi, Up Dirt Rd. Off Hwy 152 (Lat: 38.225528 Lon: -82.451417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WQPY395
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, 463.025 MHz, 155.400 MHz, 463.050 MHz, 463.075 MHz, 463.100 MHz, 463.125 MHz, 463.150 MHz, 463.175 MHz, 462.950 MHz, 462.975 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/18/2012, Expiration Date: 09/18/2022, Certifier: Joe Gonzalez
    Registrant: Trc Solutions/Alexander Utility Engineering, Inc., 2205 Fair Oaks Dr., Austin, TX 78745, Phone: (512) 448-1028, Fax: (512) 448-1028, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • WAYNE, 2.09 Km Ene Of Int Of String Branch & Shoals Branch Rds (Lat: 38.273694 Lon: -82.419306), Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: WMQ662
    Assigned Frequencies: 2128.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2002, Certifier: Glenn S Rabin
    Registrant: Alltel Communications, Inc., One Allied Drive, B2f02-A, Little Rock, AR 72202, Phone: (501) 905-8555, Fax: (501) 905-6193
  • WAYNE, 2.1 Mi. Sw Of Int. Of Hwy 152 & Wilson Creek Rd., 1 Mi, Up Dirt Rd. Off Hwy 152 (Lat: 38.225528 Lon: -82.451417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WQKM914
    Assigned Frequencies: 6912.50 MHz, 6962.50 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz... (+30 more)
    Grant Date: 07/20/2009, Expiration Date: 07/20/2019, 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:
  • Wayne TS, 3 Mi E Of (Lat: 38.105361 Lon: -82.295694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQMA651
    Assigned Frequencies: 6165.10 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/14/2010, Expiration Date: 06/14/2020, Certifier: Jason D Griffith
    Registrant: American Electric Power Service Corporation, One Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH 43215, Phone: (614) 716-5874, Fax: (614) 716-3535, Email:
  • STATION, County Courthouse Hill Top 1/2 Mi N Of (Lat: 38.225361 Lon: -82.450972), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WHI604
    Assigned Frequencies: 2141.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/22/2001, Expiration Date: 09/19/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/13/2011
    Registrant: State Of West Virginia, Dhhr/Bph State Trauma Emergency Care System, 190 Hart Field Road, Morgantown, WV 26505, Phone: (304) 581-2900, Fax: (304) 285-3148, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1.3 Miles East Northeast Of (Lat: 38.273694 Lon: -82.418472), Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: KNKL577
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.525 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/27/2009, Expiration Date: 11/04/2019, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2010, Certifier: Glenn S Rabin
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wayne)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 46
  • Hazardous Condition: 7

Incident types - Wayne

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Most common first names in Wayne, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3875.4 years
James3669.1 years
William3568.8 years
Mary3379.0 years
Charles2271.0 years
Frank1678.3 years
George1574.7 years
Robert1466.6 years
Henry1281.8 years
Paul1267.7 years
Most common last names in Wayne, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Adkins11973.6 years
Smith4671.3 years
Napier3876.4 years
Maynard3670.7 years
Watts3375.2 years
Thompson3171.8 years
Ferguson3073.3 years
Mills2878.1 years
Blankenship2774.0 years
Ross2774.1 years
Businesses in Wayne, WV
NameCountNameCount
H&R Block1Rite Aid1
KFC1Subway1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets2Wendy's1
Nike1
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