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Population in 2012: 3,098 (81% urban, 19% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.3%
 

Males: 1,353  (43.7%)
Females: 1,745  (56.3%)

Median resident age:  47.1 years
West Virginia median age:  42.6 years

Zip codes: 25661.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,559 (it was $19,635 in 2000)
Williamson:

$37,559
WV:

$40,196
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,411

Williamson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $87,089 (it was $62,000 in 2000)
Williamson:

$87,089
WV:

$100,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $80,887; Detached houses: $81,625; Townhouses or other attached units: $118,173; In 2-unit structures: $88,541; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $78,427; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $27,148; Mobile homes: $39,860

Median gross rent in 2012: $495.

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  • White alone - 2,762 (86.6%)
  • Black alone - 299 (9.4%)
  • Two or more races - 74 (2.3%)
  • Asian alone - 26 (0.8%)
  • Hispanic - 24 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.03%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Williamson: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (17.2%), Irish (16.0%), United States (10.0%), English (8.2%), Dutch (5.0%), Italian (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1905

Elevation: 665 feet

Land area: 3.34 square miles.

Population density: 928 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Williamson:

  • High school or higher: 83.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Williamson city:

  • Never married: 30.1%
  • Now married: 39.2%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 11.4%
  • Divorced: 18.9%

62 residents are foreign born

This city:  2.0%
West Virginia:  1.3%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Williamson, West Virginia as of October 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Williamson to the number of sex offenders is 344 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $673 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $478 (0.7%)

Williamson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (51.8 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (123.4 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (406.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Chattaroy, WV (1.4 miles ), Sidney, KY (1.9 miles) , South Williamson, KY (2.1 miles) , Delbarton, WV (2.4 miles ), Matewan, WV (2.7 miles ), Red Jacket, WV (2.8 miles ), Three Forks, KY (2.8 miles) , McCarr, KY (3.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $49,300
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $44,700
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $51,800
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $39,200
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $73,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $46,600
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $54,100
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $53,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $62,300
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $134,500
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $38,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 37.67 N, Longitude: 82.28 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,021 (+32.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 485 (41.5%)

Area code: 304

Williamson household income distribution Williamson home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Williamson by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 001000000000
per 100,000 0.00.030.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 003000021000
per 100,000 0.00.092.10.00.00.00.065.133.10.00.00.0
Robberies 003300101342
per 100,000 0.00.092.193.00.00.032.00.033.198.7125.263.2
Assaults 179111813114138447
per 100,000 499.7264.6337.6558.0404.0345.5127.9422.9265.1131.6125.2221.2
Burglaries 2044322516815922111917
per 100,000 587.91293.4982.2775.0497.2251.3479.5292.8729.0362.0594.7537.3
Thefts 534062424627403223183030
per 100,000 1557.91175.81903.01301.91429.5848.01278.81041.0762.1592.3939.0948.2
Auto thefts 12159885454402
per 100,000 352.7440.9276.2248.0248.6157.0127.9162.7132.5131.60.063.2
Arson 001021000000
per 100,000 0.00.030.70.062.231.40.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 220.4214.8377.9252.8183.3126.7123.8201.5172.8109.9134.9136.8

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 10 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.53
West Virginia average:

1.91

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Williamson, West Virginia accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

10.7%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -1,128 (-24.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (15%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Manufacturing (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Religious workers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)

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

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Tornado activity:

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

On 4/8/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 47.2 miles away from the Williamson city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1974, a category F3 tornado 55.3 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Williamson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above West Virginia state average. It is 78% 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 97.9 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 93.1 miles away from Williamson center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 38.3 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 39.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/29/1996 at 19:30:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 38.2 miles away from Williamson center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 63.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Mingo County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 13, Landslides: 8, Floods: 4, Mudslides: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Williamson topographic map

Birthplace of: Robert H. Foglesong - General, Spike Maynard - Judge, Ed Worley - Politician, H. Truman Chafin - Politician, Shayde Sartin - Musician, Ulvert M. Moore - Soilder.


Hospitals/medical centers in Williamson:

  • MINGO WAYNE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, 155 E 2ND AVENUE)
  • WILLIAMSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, 859 ALDERSON STREET)
  • TRINITY HEALTH CARE OF MINGO (Nursing Home, 100 HILLCREST DRIVE)

Political contributions by individuals in Williamson, WV

Airports located in Williamson:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Williamson:

  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 28 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,306)
  • Marshall University (about 53 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 9,821)
  • West Virginia State University (about 57 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,062)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 59 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,202)
  • Mountain State University (about 61 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 4,410)
  • Concord University (about 72 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,364)
  • Morehead State University (about 73 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 5,875)

Public high school in Williamson:

Public elementary/middle schools in Williamson:

Private elementary/middle school in Williamson:

  • SACRED HEART ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 42; Location: 126 W 4TH AVE; Grades: PK - 6)
See full list of schools located in Williamson

Library in Williamson:

  • WILLIAMSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $46,200; Location: 101 LOGAN STREET; 16,347 books; 379 audio materials; 327 video materials; 11 local licensed databases; 12 state licensed databases; 9 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Williamson: Stat Ambulance Service Incorporated (A), Mingo County Courthouse (B), Mingo Memorial Building (C), Williamson City Hall (D), Williamson Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Williamson include: Triumph Baptist Church (A), Saint Pauls Episcopal Church (B), Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church (C), Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (D), Pilgrim Holiness Church (E), First United Methodist Church (F), First Presbyterian Church (G), First Mount Zion Baptist Church (H), First Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Fairview Cemetery (1), Williamson Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Sugartree Creek (A), Buffalo Creek (B), Williamson Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Hatfield-McCoy Trail (34 Oakwood Hts).

Hotels: Comfort Suites (Rotue 9 M), Sycamore Inn (2nd Avenue & Pritchr), Strosnider Suites (114 East 2nd Av).

Courts: Mingo County - Court Reporter (Court House), Mingo County - Court House (Court House), Mingo County - Family Court Judge (Court House).

 
Mingo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  Ozone  PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 30.4. This is about average.
City:

30.4
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.7
U.S.:

24.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.31. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.31
U.S.:

9.59
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 1.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.08
U.S.:

3.97

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

WILLIAMSON UTILITY BOARD (Address: 317 EAST 3RD AVENUE , Population served: 5195, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2003 and OCT-2003, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-10-2003), St Compliance achieved (OCT-30-2003)
  • One regular monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.8%
(20.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.3% for Black residents, 97.1% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  54.8%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.3%
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: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Williamson, WV

82 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
105 people in nursing homes in 2000
5 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Williamson compared to West Virginia state average:

Williamson, West Virginia environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with branches in Williamson (2011 data):

  • Bank of Mingo: Bank Of Mingo at 10 Commerce Bank, branch established on 1976/05/17; Williamson Branch at 406 Dickinson Street, branch established on 2001/04/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $113.2 mil, Deposits: $96.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 6 total offices
  • The First National Bank of Williamson: The First National Bank Of Williamso at 68 E. 2nd Avenue, branch established on 1903/06/11; The First National Bank Of Williamso at East Fourth Avenue And Logan Street, branch established on 2004/10/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $95.1 mil, Deposits: $76.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 3 total offices
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Williamson Main Branch at 250 East 2nd Avenue, branch established on 1913/05/15. 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
  • Community Trust Bank, Inc.: Tug Valley Williamson Branch at 101 East 2nd Avenue, branch established on 1998/03/13. Info updated 2011/03/25: Bank assets: $3,573.0 mil, Deposits: $2,890.4 mil, headquarters in Pikeville, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 80 total offices, Holding Company: Community Trust Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Williamson travel time to work - commute


Williamson mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Electricity (44%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Williamson city (based on Mingo County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.38%
Here27.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Southern Baptist ConventionAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAUnited Methodist ChurchNational Association of Free Will Baptists
Adherents21.7%19.8%9.8%9.0%8.8%
Congregations18.5%9.2%9.2%7.7%16.9%
NameAssemblies of GodChristian Churches and Churches of ChristCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristOther
Adherents6.8%6.6%5.5%4.8%7.3%
Congregations7.7%4.6%1.5%13.8%10.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Mingo County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Mingo County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Mingo County:

4.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

5.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.5%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Mingo County:

35.3%
West Virginia:

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

21.7%
State:

13.1%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$4,456$26,7360$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,186$38,2321$1,266
Judicial and Legal 1$1,668$20,0160$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$19,274$33,0410$0
Police - Other 1$2,068$24,8160$0
Firefighters 6$14,156$28,3120$0
Parks and Recreation 3$5,828$23,3122$928
Other and Unallocable 0$0 4$2,032
Totals for Government 21$50,636$28,9357$4,226

Williamson government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $442,000 ($142.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $275,000 ($88.77)
    Police Protection: $267,000 ($86.18)
    General Public Buildings: $261,000 ($84.25)
    Central Staff Services: $236,000 ($76.18)
    General - Other: $89,000 ($28.73)
    Parking Facilities: $11,000 ($3.55)
    Libraries: $9,000 ($2.91)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $618,000 ($199.48)

Williamson government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $363,000 ($117.17)
    Parking Facilities: $73,000 ($23.56)
    All Other: $29,000 ($9.36)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $62,000 ($20.01)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $19,000 ($6.13)
    Fines and Forfeits: $9,000 ($2.91)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($1.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $58,000 ($18.72)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($0.97)
  • Tax - Occupation and Business License, NEC: $943,000 ($304.39)
    Property: $314,000 ($101.36)
    Public Utilities Sales: $117,000 ($37.77)
    NEC: $45,000 ($14.53)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $24,000 ($7.75)
    Other Selective Sales: $22,000 ($7.10)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $8,000 ($2.58)
    Amusements Sales: $5,000 ($1.61)
    Other License: $4,000 ($1.29)

Williamson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $311,000 ($100.39)

4.38% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($124,836 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.38%
West Virginia average:

5.78%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Pike County, KY  0.73% ($596,127 average AGI)
from Logan County, WV  0.47% ($36,343)
from Kanawha County, WV  0.32% ($71,875)


4.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,231 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.98%
West Virginia average:

5.65%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Pike County, KY  1.07% ($28,877 average AGI)
to Logan County, WV  0.62% ($41,574)
to Wayne County, WV  0.30% ($28,174)

Strongest AM radio stations in Williamson:

  • WBTH (1400 AM; 1 kW; WILLIAMSON, WV; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WHJC (1360 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MATEWAN, WV)
  • WKYH (600 AM; 5 kW; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: HIGHLANDS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLSI (900 AM; 5 kW; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVOW (1290 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, WV; Owner: LOGAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNRG (940 AM; 5 kW; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA-KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • WPRT (960 AM; 5 kW; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBPA (1460 AM; 5 kW; ELKHORN CITY, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WDOC (1310 AM; 5 kW; PRESTONSBURG, KY)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WIWS (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Williamson:

  • WXCC (96.5 FM; WILLIAMSON, WV; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WVKM (106.7 FM; MATEWAN, WV; Owner: THREE STATES BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXLR (104.9 FM; HAROLD, KY; Owner: ADAM D GEARHEART)
  • WPKE-FM (103.1 FM; COAL RUN, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WDHR (93.1 FM; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WVOW-FM (101.9 FM; LOGAN, WV; Owner: LOGAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQHY (95.5 FM; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: WDOC, INC.)
  • WZLK (107.5 FM; VIRGIE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIFX-FM (94.3 FM; JENKINS, KY; Owner: LETCHER COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WDXC (102.3 FM; POUND, VA; Owner: WDXC RADIO, INC.)
  • WXKQ-FM (103.9 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WMMT (88.7 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: APPALSHOP, INCORPORATED)
  • WJSO (90.1 FM; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WKLW-FM (94.7 FM; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: B & G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • W251AI (98.1 FM; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMDJ-FM (100.1 FM; ALLEN, KY; Owner: FLOYD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSIP-FM (98.9 FM; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: SIP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMJD (97.7 FM; GRUNDY, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA-KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXKZ-FM (105.3 FM; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: ADAM GEARHEART D/B/A WXLR-FM)

TV broadcast stations around Williamson:

  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Williamson, West Virginia:
  • Fatal accident count: 7
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 13
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 5
  • Fatalities: 7
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 21
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
West Virginia average:
  • Fatal accident count: 62
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 91
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 20
  • Fatalities: 68
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 157
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 6

See more detailed statistics of Williamson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12
Total length: 167 meters (548ft)
Total costs: $1,613,000
Total average daily traffic: 72,600
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,941

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1900-1909: 1
  • 1910-1919: 0
  • 1920-1929: 1
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 2
  • 1990-1999: 5
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Williamson, WV

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Williamson)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Williamson, WV)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Buffalo Mountain 3 Mi S N Of Us Rt 52 (Lat: 37.704528 Lon: -82.212611), Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WNEV770
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/07/2008, Expiration Date: 01/13/2019
    Registrant: American Electric Power Service Coporation, One Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH 43215-2373, Phone: (614) 716-5874, Fax: (614) 716-3535, Email:
  • STATION, Airport 0.8 Mi From (Lat: 37.682306 Lon: -82.270694), Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WNTU449, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 6596.25 MHz, 6586.25 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/15/2013, Expiration Date: 02/09/2023, Certifier: James D Roberts
    Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St. Ne - Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 529-1493, Fax: (404) 527-2914, Email:
  • WILLIAMSON, Mingo County Airport Runway 24 S16 33 15e 1363.24 Feet (Lat: 37.687111 Lon: -82.253194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 92.7 m, Call Sign: WQNX395
    Assigned Frequencies: 6845.00 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6256.54 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/24/2011, Expiration Date: 06/24/2021, Certifier: Joe Gonzales
    Registrant: West Virginia Office Of Emergency Medical Services, 190 Hart Field Road, Morgantown, WV 26505, Phone: (304) 581-2900, Fax: (304) 285-3148, Email:
  • STATION, S Central Williamson Alongside Us 52-119s End Of Passenger Terminal (Lat: 37.672306 Lon: -82.276250), Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WAA847, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 6756.25 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/15/2013, Expiration Date: 02/09/2023, Certifier: James D Roberts
    Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St. Ne - Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 529-1493, Fax: (404) 527-2914, Email:
  • 5 1/2 E 2nd St (Lat: 37.672861 Lon: -82.276250), Overall height: 8.2 m, Call Sign: WDT875
    Assigned Frequencies: 949.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/13/1978, Expiration Date: 10/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 09/20/2006
    Registrant: Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, Pllc, 1401 I Street, Nw, 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20005-2225, Phone: (202) 857-4455, Fax: (202) 261-0055, Email:
  • WILLIAMSN C, 501 Logan St (Lat: 37.673694 Lon: -82.275139), Overall height: 20.1 m, Call Sign: WHQ500, Licensee ID: L00001235
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/13/2000, Expiration Date: 08/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 04/16/2001
    Registrant: Bell Atlantic West Virginia Inc, 1 East Pratt St 3n12, Baltimore, MD 21202

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Buffalo Mountain (Lat: 37.704806 Lon: -82.214556), Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: KNKJ219
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/03/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Paul R Gearheart
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8695, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Williamson)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Williamson)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 46
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Williamson


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Williamson, WV

Most common first names in Williamson, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James10471.6 years
John9071.7 years
William7770.5 years
Mary4980.3 years
Charles4171.9 years
George4175.8 years
Robert3566.3 years
Frank2673.8 years
Helen2578.3 years
Sarah2483.8 years
Most common last names in Williamson, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8070.5 years
Maynard7075.9 years
Hatfield3672.8 years
Mccoy3272.4 years
Davis3274.4 years
Hall2776.0 years
Varney2679.2 years
Marcum2574.0 years
Taylor2577.2 years
Chapman2475.0 years
Businesses in Williamson, WV
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1H&R Block1
Curves1MasterBrand Cabinets1
FedEx1UPS2
Goodwill5
Browse common businesses in Williamson, WV

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