West Hamlin, West Virginia

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Population in 2013: 770 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.6%
 
Males: 356  (46.3%)
Females: 414  (53.7%)
Median resident age:  42.7 years
West Virginia median age:  41.7 years

Zip codes: 25506.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $15,510 (it was $19,250 in 2000)
West Hamlin:

$15,510
WV:

$41,253

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $12,840 (it was $13,072 in 2000)

West Hamlin town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $78,369 (it was $51,200 in 2000)
West Hamlin:

$78,369
WV:

$103,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $80,575; Detached houses: $91,774; Mobile homes: $31,189

Median gross rent in 2013: $479.

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  • Races in West Hamlin, WV (2010)

    West Hamlin races chart
    • 75797.8%White alone
    • 91.2%Two or more races
    • 70.9%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in West Hamlin: 87.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (30.6%), Irish (21.4%), English (14.3%), German (7.9%), Scotch-Irish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 590 feet

Land area: 0.54 square miles.

Population density: 1,415 people per square mile   (low).

West Hamlin,WV real estate house value index trend

West Hamlin, West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in West Hamlin:

  • High school or higher: 58.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 22.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Hamlin town:

  • Never married: 27.2%
  • Now married: 39.7%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 15.9%
  • Divorced: 15.5%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in West Hamlin, West Virginia as of September 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in West Hamlin to the number of sex offenders is 85 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $443 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $373 (0.6%)

West Hamlin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (15.8 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (125.4 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (380.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Salt Rock, WV (1.7 miles ), Hamlin, WV (2.2 miles ), Barboursville, WV (3.2 miles ), Milton, WV (3.3 miles ), Culloden, WV (3.4 miles ), Pea Ridge, WV (3.4 miles ), Hurricane, WV (3.7 miles ), Wayne, WV (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $39,000

Latitude: 38.29 N, Longitude: 82.19 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

West Hamlin household income distribution West Hamlin home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.0%
West Virginia:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +274 (+64.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (55%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Public administration (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (52%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (3%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (3%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (41%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in West Hamlin, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

West Hamlin, West Virginia average temperatures West Hamlin, West Virginia average precipitation West Hamlin, West Virginia humidity West Hamlin, West Virginia wind speed West Hamlin, West Virginia snowfall West Hamlin, West Virginia sunshine West Hamlin, West Virginia clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

West Hamlin-area historical tornado activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 37.0 miles away from the West Hamlin 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 18.1 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Hamlin-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 95.3 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 92.2 miles away from West Hamlin 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 241.3 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 76.5 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 79.0 miles away from West Hamlin 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 308.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 11, Landslides: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
West Hamlin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near West Hamlin:

  • LINCOLN NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; HAMLIN, WV)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL OF HUNTINGTON (Hospital, about 12 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • WAYNE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WAYNE, WV)
  • GUYANDOTTE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 15 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • MILDRED MITCHELL-BATEMAN HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 15 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • HUNTINGTON HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)
  • J ROBERT PRITCHARD DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; HUNTINGTON, WV)

Amtrak station near West Hamlin:

  • 17 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 West Hamlin:

  • Marshall University (about 17 miles; Huntington, WV; Full-time enrollment: 11,450)
  • West Virginia State University (about 24 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 28 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 53 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 2,660)
  • Shawnee State University (about 54 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 63 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)
  • Morehead State University (about 68 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 7,523)

Public elementary/middle school in West Hamlin:

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Notable location: West Hamlin Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in West Hamlin: West Hamlin United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Twomile Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lincoln 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 68.2. This is about average.

City:

68.2
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.48. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.48
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.1

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

WEST HAMLIN, CITY OF (Population served: 2,964, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In DEC-2011. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-10-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-19-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In NOV-2011. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-11-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-19-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2011), St Public Notif requested (FEB-03-2011), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-03-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-19-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 64 regular monitoring violations
  • 32 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 35.8%
(33.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 50.0% 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:  59.3%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

West Hamlin compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Black 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 significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in West Hamlin (2011 data):

  • City National Bank of West Virginia: Hamlin Branch at 6888 Mcclellan Street, branch established on 1999/04/26. 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:

13.2
West Virginia average:

11.3

West Hamlin travel time to work - commute West Hamlin mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

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 West Hamlin town (based on Lincoln County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,46137
Mainline Protestant1,91820
Other3-
None17,338-
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
Lincoln County:

4.48 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Lincoln County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Lincoln County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

3.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.1%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Lincoln County:

35.2%
West Virginia:

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

9.5%
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 0$0 7$425
Police Protection - Officers 1$5,421$65,0520$0
Sewerage 1$2,581$30,9720$0
Water Supply 5$17,416$41,7981$389
Totals for Government 7$25,418$43,5748$814

West Hamlin government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $60,000 ($77.92)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $300,000 ($389.61)
    Sewerage: $50,000 ($64.94)
    Police Protection: $30,000 ($38.96)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($9.09)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($7.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($2.60)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $250,000 ($324.68)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($32.47)

West Hamlin government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $96,000 ($124.68)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $15,000 ($19.48)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $360,000 ($467.53)
  • Tax - Property: $24,000 ($31.17)
    Public Utilities: $17,000 ($22.08)
    Other Selective Sales: $6,000 ($7.79)

West Hamlin government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $510,000 ($662.34)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $490,000 ($636.36)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($25.97)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $200,000 ($259.74)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $50,000 ($64.94)

4.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,316 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.71%
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 Kanawha County, WV  1.02% ($31,134 average AGI)
from Cabell County, WV  0.74% ($25,020)
from Boone County, WV  0.46% ($41,200)


5.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,038 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
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 Kanawha County, WV  1.33% ($44,307 average AGI)
to Cabell County, WV  1.07% ($30,479)
to Logan County, WV  0.47% ($27,903)

Strongest AM radio stations in West Hamlin:

  • WZZW (1600 AM; 5 kW; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WHRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVTS (950 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WTCR (1420 AM; 5 kW; KENOVA, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSCW (1410 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WOKU (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HURRICANE, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WVOW (1290 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, WV; Owner: LOGAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Hamlin:

  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEMM (107.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO. OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)
  • WTCR-FM (103.3 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKEE-FM (100.5 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDGG (93.7 FM; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE B/CASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WZAC-FM (92.5 FM; DANVILLE, WV; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVOW-FM (101.9 FM; LOGAN, WV; Owner: LOGAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBKS (107.1 FM; IRONTON, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPAY-FM (104.1 FM; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Owner: RADIO STATIONS WPAY/WPFB, INC.)
  • WCIR-FM (103.7 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WRVC-FM (92.7 FM; CATLETTSBURG, KY; Owner: FIFTH AVENUE BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WMEJ (91.9 FM; PROCTORVILLE, OH; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WZJO (94.5 FM; DUNBAR, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WQBE-FM (97.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKAZ (107.3 FM; MIAMI, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WBVB (97.1 FM; COAL GROVE, OH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRVZ (98.7 FM; POCATALICO, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WZAQ (92.3 FM; LOUISA, KY; Owner: LOUISA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around West Hamlin:

  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WSAZ-TV (Channel 3; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WOWK-TV (Channel 13; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W36CR (Channel 36; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W14CU (Channel 14; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTSF (Channel 61; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: TRI STATE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKAS (Channel 25; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W55AT (Channel 55; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: CHANNEL AMERICA LPTV LIC. SUBSIDIARY)
  • W49BN (Channel 49; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNCATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • West Hamlin, West Virginia
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:2
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents26
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • 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 West Hamlin fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • $414,000Total costs
  • 7,550Total average daily traffic
  • 604Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,777Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in West Hamlin)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 1 Mi N On Rt 3 (Lat: 38.291750 Lon: -82.174861), Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: KQF794
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.2800 MHz, 47.3200 MHz, 47.3600 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/28/2011, Expiration Date: 03/10/2022
    Registrant: West Virginia Department Of Transportation Division Of Highways, Brushy Fork Road, Buckhannon, WV 26201, Phone: (304) 473-5337, Fax: (304) 473-4256, Email:
  • On Wv Rt 10 .76 Mi S Of Wv Rt 3 Wv Rt 10 Jct (Lat: 38.280083 Lon: -82.197361), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPGC774
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.312 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/29/2004, Expiration Date: 12/13/2014
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • RANGERTANK RTU-6, .1km West Of Wv Route 10, 1.3 Km South Od The Wv Route 10/Ten Mile Creek Rd Inte (Lat: 38.147750 Lon: -82.184806), Type: Tank, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQNK550
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.287 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/04/2011, Expiration Date: 03/04/2021, Certifier: Robert Parson
    Registrant: Siemens Water Technologies Corp, 1239 Willow Lake Blvd, Vadnais, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2701, Email:
  • 10-MILE TANK, On Cnty Rt 37/19, 1.5 K N Of Wv Rt 37/Cnty Rt 37/19 Intersection (Lat: 38.106417 Lon: -82.262250), Type: Tank, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQPY605
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/20/2012, Expiration Date: 09/20/2022, Certifier: Richard Smith
    Registrant: Siemens Industry Inc, 1239 Willow Lake Blvd, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2701, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • W Hamlin Con, 7122 Route 3 (Lat: 38.282972 Lon: -82.162639), Type: Mast, Structure height: 91.1 m, Call Sign: WQNY369
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/06/2011, Expiration Date: 07/06/2021, Certifier: John E Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Hamlin)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: LAMB STARDUSTER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 548CL , Serial Number: 548, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 03/31/1980
    Registrant (Individual): James T Cooper, Rr 1 Box 432, West Hamlin, WV 25571

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 22

Incident types - West Hamlin

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for West Hamlin, WV
Most common first names in West Hamlin, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2171.1 years
William1775.5 years
John1372.7 years
Robert1066.8 years
Charles975.3 years
Richard872.7 years
Mary876.9 years
Bessie779.0 years
Thomas757.7 years
Hazel779.0 years
Most common last names in West Hamlin, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Adkins5776.2 years
Johnson3771.4 years
Bias3177.3 years
Smith2373.8 years
Pullen1574.1 years
Mccomas1475.2 years
Slone1382.8 years
Woodall1272.9 years
Estep1257.3 years
Midkiff1181.2 years
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