Westover, West Virginia

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Population in 2019: 4,173 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +5.9%
 
Males: 1,988  (47.7%)
Females: 2,185  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

41.6 years
West Virginia median age:

42.9 years

Zip codes: 26501.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $47,072 (it was $28,659 in 2000)
Westover:

$47,072
WV:

$48,850

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $28,880 (it was $18,199 in 2000)

Westover city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $156,782 (it was $77,500 in 2000)
Westover:

$156,782
WV:

$124,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $219,822; detached houses: $245,300; townhouses or other attached units: $182,042; in 2-unit structures: $196,221; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $357,900; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $218,054; mobile homes: $85,325

Median gross rent in 2019: $714.

March 2019 cost of living index in Westover: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.5%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Westover, WV (2010)
    • 3,58189.9%White alone
    • 1944.9%Black alone
    • 822.1%Two or more races
    • 691.7%Hispanic
    • 431.1%Asian alone
    • 100.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.08%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Westover, West Virginia as of February 25, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Westover is 197 to 1.


Crime rates in Westover by year

Type

2006

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(127.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(280.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
21
(534.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
51
(1,298)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(127.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(25.5)
City-Data.com crime index193.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Westover, WV

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.83
West Virginia average:

2.29
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Ancestries: American (25.0%), Italian (11.3%), German (7.2%), Irish (6.5%), English (6.4%), European (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 10/12/1911

Elevation: 941 feet

Land area: 1.32 square miles.

Population density: 3,172 people per square mile   (average).

Westover, West Virginia map

155 residents are foreign born (0.7% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

This city:

3.7%
West Virginia:

1.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $889 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $785 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (55.8 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (257.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Granville, WV (1.0 miles ),
Morgantown, WV (1.1 miles ),
Star City, WV (1.3 miles ),
Brookhaven, WV (2.1 miles ),
Cassville, WV (2.1 miles ),
Cheat Lake, WV (2.6 miles ),
Point Marion borough, PA (2.8 miles ),
Mount Morris, PA (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 39.64 N, Longitude: 79.97 W

Distribution of median household income in Westover, WV in 2019
Distribution of house value in Westover, WV in 2019
Westover satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $88,300
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $93,600
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $93,600
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2019: 7 buildings, average cost: $136,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Westover, WV residents
Average permit cost in Westover, WV
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.0%
West Virginia:

5.7%
Historical population in Westover, WV
Historical housing units in Westover, WV
Most common industries in Westover, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Educational services (11.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Chemicals (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (10.4%)
  • Construction (10.0%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Chemicals (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.1%)
  • Educational services (15.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Westover, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (3.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (2.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Registered nurses (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.6%)

Average climate in Westover, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Westover, West Virginia average temperatures Westover, West Virginia average precipitation Westover, West Virginia humidity Westover, West Virginia wind speed Westover, West Virginia snowfall Westover, West Virginia sunshine Westover, West Virginia clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 54.4. This is better than average.

City:

54.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.148. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.148
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.33. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.33
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.5
U.S.:

33.3
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2014 was 0.00291. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00291
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Westover-area historical tornado activity is slightly above West Virginia state average. It is 54% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the Westover city center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 49.3 miles away from the city center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Westover-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above West Virginia state average. It is 43% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 162.2 miles away from Westover 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 130.3 miles away from Westover center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 149.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 235.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 226.9 miles away from Westover center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 159.2 miles away from Westover center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Monongalia County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Landslides: 6, Mudslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Westover topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Westover:

  • MONONGALIA COUNTY HEALTH DEPT HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • INTERIM HEALTH CARE OF MORGANTOWN (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • HEALTHSOUTH MOUNTAINVIEW REGIONAL REHAB HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • REM-WV, INC., CURTIS AVENUE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • CHESTNUT RIDGE PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 2 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - MORGANTOWN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • REM-WV, INC., WHITE AVENUE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westover:

  • West Virginia University (about 2 miles; Morgantown, WV; Full-time enrollment: 27,429)
  • Fairmont State University (about 15 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,714)
  • Waynesburg University (about 22 miles; Waynesburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 31 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,773)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 47 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)
  • West Liberty University (about 50 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,728)
  • Seton Hill University (about 52 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Westover: Westover City Hall (A), Westover Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Westover include: Westover United Methodist Church (A), Saint Mary Orthodox Church (B), Riverside Methodist Church (C), Pentecostal Church (D), Kingdom Evangelical Methodist Church (E), Crescent Hills Bible Chapel (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Westover: Westover City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Monongalia County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
West Virginia:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

53.7%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.6%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
3 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Banks with branches in Westover (2011 data):

  • United Bank: Westover Branch at 176 Holland Avenue, branch established on 1972/07/01. Info updated 2007/09/20: Bank assets: $3,625.4 mil, Deposits: $3,023.8 mil, headquarters in Parkersburg, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 56 total offices, Holding Company: United Bankshares, Inc.
  • Wesbanco Bank, Inc.: Westover Branch at 9 Commerce Drive, branch established on 1994/10/24. 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 Westover:

Marital status in Westover, WV
  • Never married: 41.1%
  • Now married: 42.0%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in Westover:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.6
West Virginia average:

11.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Westover
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Westover, WV (based on Monongalia County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant9,27662
Catholic7,8315
Evangelical Protestant7,55754
Other1,82810
Orthodox2302
Black Protestant801
None69,387-
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: 12
Monongalia County:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Here:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 41
Monongalia County:

4.70 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 64
Monongalia County:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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

8.5%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.1%
West Virginia:

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

12.3%
State:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Westover:

44.3%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Westover:

34.4%
West Virginia:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Westover:

27.6
West Virginia:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

16.5%
West Virginia:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Westover:

7.0%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Westover:

6.7
West Virginia:

6.9

Overweight people:
Westover:

26.6%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

50.5%
State:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Westover:

73.4%
West Virginia:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Westover, WV Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 11$37,098$40,4712$751
Streets and Highways 10$23,970$28,7640$0
Solid Waste Management 4$7,723$23,1690$0
Other and Unallocable 2$5,148$30,8880$0
Financial Administration 2$6,193$37,1582$2,923
Judicial and Legal 1$2,852$34,2240$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$9,019
Totals for Government 30$82,985$33,19412$12,692

Westover government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $772,000 ($185.00)
    General - Other: $727,000 ($174.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $715,000 ($171.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $311,000 ($74.53)
    Regular Highways: $242,000 ($57.99)
    Financial Administration: $134,000 ($32.11)
    Central Staff Services: $131,000 ($31.39)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $99,000 ($23.72)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $67,000 ($16.06)
    Natural Resources - Other: $18,000 ($4.31)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($0.72)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $88,000 ($21.09)

Westover government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $258,000 ($61.83)
    Other: $4,000 ($0.96)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $107,000 ($25.64)
    Fines and Forfeits: $75,000 ($17.97)
    Rents: $7,000 ($1.68)
  • Tax - Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,343,000 ($321.83)
    Property: $552,000 ($132.28)
    Other Selective Sales: $172,000 ($41.22)
    Public Utilities Sales: $148,000 ($35.47)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $50,000 ($11.98)
    Other License: $30,000 ($7.19)

Westover government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $144,000 ($34.51)

8.75% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($56,304 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.75%
West Virginia average:

5.10%

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 Marion County, WV  0.67% ($49,472 average AGI)
from Preston County, WV  0.45% ($39,044)
from Harrison County, WV  0.27% ($49,219)


10.69% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,865 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.69%
West Virginia average:

5.62%

0.47% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,039 average AGI)
Monongalia County:

0.47%
West Virginia average:

0.02%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Marion County, WV  0.68% ($42,584 average AGI)
to Preston County, WV  0.66% ($45,814)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.42% ($50,913)
Businesses in Westover, WV
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Pizza Hut1
Advance Auto Parts1Rite Aid1
Arby's1Sears2
Dairy Queen1Subway1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
McDonald's1U-Haul1
Penske1

Strongest AM radio stations in Westover:

  • WCLG (1300 AM; 3 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: BOWERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAJR (1440 AM; 5 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WMMN (920 AM; 5 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FANTASIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WASP (1130 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BROWNSVILLE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMBS (590 AM; 1 kW; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: FAYETTE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WTCS (1490 AM; 1 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FAIRMONT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFRB (560 AM; 5 kW; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Westover:

  • WCLG-FM (100.1 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: BOWERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVAQ (101.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WWVU-FM (91.7 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY BOARD OF GOVERNORS)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W279AE (103.7 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WRIJ (106.9 FM; MASONTOWN, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INC.)
  • WZST (100.9 FM; WESTOVER, WV; Owner: TSCHUDY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKKW (97.9 FM; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: DESCENDANTS TRUST, LAUREN M.KELLEY, TRUSTEE)
  • WBVQ (93.1 FM; BARRACKVILLE, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WYFU (88.5 FM; MASONTOWN, PA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETORK, INC.)
  • WANB-FM (103.1 FM; WAYNESBURG, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKMM (96.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: MARPAT CORPORATION)
  • WGYE (102.7 FM; MANNINGTON, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WFSP-FM (107.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: WFSP, INC.)
  • WWHC (92.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: OAKLAND MEDIA GROUP, INC)
  • WZWA (90.1 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGIE (92.7 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WRLF (94.3 FM; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FAIRMONT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKJL (88.1 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Westover:

  • WNPB-TV (Channel 24; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WVFX (Channel 46; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION CLARKSBURG, LLC)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WBOY-TV (Channel 12; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WWAT-CA (Channel 45; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
Westover fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Westover fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 154ft / 47.1mTotal length
  • $7,077,000Total costs
  • 148,075Total average daily traffic
  • 23,591Total average daily truck traffic
  • 145,520Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Westover, WV - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51960-1969
  • 51970-1979
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Westover, WV

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • St Police Hdqtrs Wesman Plz (Lat: 39.617306 Lon: -79.996722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 31 m, Call Sign: KQM60,
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.9600 MHz, Grant Date: 04/21/2015, Expiration Date: 07/07/2025, Registrant: Wv State Police, 725 Jefferson Road, South Charleston, WV 25309, Phone: (304) 746-2153, Email:
  • Route 19 & Westover Park (Lat: 39.657778 Lon: -80.002778), Call Sign: WQOK274,
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz... (+21 more), Grant Date: 10/25/2011, Expiration Date: 10/25/2021, Certifier: Laura Nicholson, Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Morgantownwestover, Lat: 39.629250 Lon: -79.967361, Type: Mtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.5 m, Call Sign: WQQC970,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2012, Expiration Date: 11/03/2022, Certifier: Timothy C Henson, Registrant: Smart Networks LLC, Marietta, OH 45750, Phone: (304) 482-2659, Fax: (888) 511-5104, Email:
  • Morgantown westover, Lat: 39.629250 Lon: -79.967361, Type: Mtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.5 m, Call Sign: WQQC970,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2012, Expiration Date: 11/03/2022, Certifier: Timothy C Henson, Registrant: Smart Networks LLC, Marietta, OH 45750, Phone: (304) 482-2659, Fax: (888) 511-5104, Email:
  • Morgantown westover, Lat: 39.629250 Lon: -79.967361, Type: Mtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.5 m, Call Sign: WQQC970,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2012, Expiration Date: 11/03/2022, Certifier: Timothy C Henson, Registrant: Smart Networks LLC, Marietta, OH 45750, Phone: (304) 482-2659, Fax: (888) 511-5104, Email:
  • WESTOVER, 150 West Jackson Street (Lat: 39.629250 Lon: -79.967361), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.5 m, Call Sign: WQQL424,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, 23170.0 MHz, 23220.0 MHz, 23270.0 MHz, 23320.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/18/2013, Expiration Date: 01/18/2023, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Services, Inc., 208 S Akard St., Rm 2100, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Email:
  • AJG WESTOVE, W Jackson St (Lat: 39.628111 Lon: -79.969917), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WREA766, Licensee ID: L01348651,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/06/2019, Expiration Date: 09/06/2029, Certifier: Edward M Pastilong, Registrant: Ajg Corporation, Morgantown, WV 26507, Phone: (304) 599-6153

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Westover)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
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 ORIGINATED4$113,6109$101,19812$127,3144$56,2834$100,3751$56,020
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$148,8901$62,0800$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$173,5403$61,8707$112,8561$31,4301$67,2702$56,510
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$99,6402$74,2755$137,0380$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$61,0400$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0111.00 , 0112.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$113,810
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$93,380
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0111.00 , 0112.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Westover, WV
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Westover, WV - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 22. The highest number of fire incidents - 48 took place in 2016, and the least - 3 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Westover, WV When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (67.0%), and Outside Fires (18.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Westover, WV
    • 23467.0%Structure Fires
    • 6418.3%Outside Fires
    • 4713.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 41.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Westover, WV
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Westover, WV
  • 87.6%Utility gas
  • 11.9%Electricity
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Westover, WV
  • 72.4%Utility gas
  • 25.7%Electricity
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Other fuel


Westover compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
There are 4 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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  • Aaron Kessman (1)
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Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2021.