Windsor Heights, West Virginia

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Population in 2014: 407 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.6%
 
Males: 185  (45.5%)
Females: 222  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  43.8 years
West Virginia median age:  42.2 years

Zip codes: 26075.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $41,874 (it was $28,523 in 2000)
Windsor Heights:

$41,874
WV:

$42,019

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $21,707 (it was $17,315 in 2000)

Windsor Heights village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $54,538 (it was $33,300 in 2000)
Windsor Heights:

$54,538
WV:

$112,100

Median gross rent in 2015: $514.

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  • Races in Windsor Heights, WV (2015)

    Windsor Heights races chart
    • 37886.9%White alone
    • 163.7%Black alone
    • 122.8%American Indian alone
    • 102.3%Hispanic
    • 71.6%Two or more races
    • 40.9%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.7%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Windsor Heights: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (18.8%), Polish (10.7%), Irish (8.5%), Italian (8.0%), German (7.6%), Scottish (7.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 0.14 square miles.

Population density: 2,883 people per square mile   (average).

Windsor Heights, West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Windsor Heights:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Windsor Heights village:

  • Never married: 32.9%
  • Now married: 42.7%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

8 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.8%
West Virginia:

1.5%



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Windsor Heights, West Virginia as of June 27, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Windsor Heights to the number of sex offenders is 416 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $467 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $379 (0.7%)

Windsor Heights satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (40.2 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (292.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Rayland, OH (1.2 miles ), Tiltonsville, OH (1.5 miles ), Beech Bottom, WV (1.5 miles ), Yorkville, OH (1.8 miles ), Clearview, WV (1.9 miles ), West Liberty, WV (2.0 miles ), Brilliant, OH (2.3 miles ), Bethany, WV (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.19 N, Longitude: 80.67 W

Windsor Heights household income distribution Windsor Heights home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.0%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +149 (+52.8%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Retail trade (31%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (30%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Windsor Heights, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Windsor Heights-area historical tornado activity is significantly above West Virginia state average. It is 28% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/8/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.2 miles away from the Windsor Heights village center killed one person and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/27/1954, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Windsor Heights-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below West Virginia state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 91.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 100.9 miles away from Windsor Heights 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 223.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 121.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 196.7 miles away from Windsor Heights center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 223.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Brooke County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Windsor Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Windsor Heights:

  • JONES NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; BEECH BOTTOM, WV)
  • VALLEY HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; RAYLAND, OH)
  • RITZ AVENUE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • COMMUNITY HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • RAVEN AVENUE GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 8 miles away; WHEELING, WV)
  • VALLEY VIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MARTINS FERRY, OH)

Amtrak station near Windsor Heights:

  • 10 miles: WHEELING (70 12TH ST.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Windsor Heights:

  • West Liberty University (about 4 miles; West Liberty, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,728)
  • Franciscan University of Steubenville (about 13 miles; Steubenville, OH; FT enrollment: 2,572)
  • Pittsburgh Technical Institute (about 30 miles; Oakdale, PA; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Waynesburg University (about 33 miles; Waynesburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • Robert Morris University (about 34 miles; Moon Township, PA; FT enrollment: 4,823)
  • Community College of Allegheny County (about 39 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 13,486)
  • Point Park University (about 39 miles; Pittsburgh, PA; FT enrollment: 3,525)

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

Brooke County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 90.4. This is worse than average.

City:

90.4
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.351. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.351
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 7.99. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.99
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.23. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.23
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00616. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00616
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 13.3%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.1% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 55.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  71.2%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  6.5%
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: 0.0% of all households
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
West Virginia average:

11.1

Windsor Heights travel time to work - commute Windsor Heights mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Windsor Heights village (based on Brooke County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,9403
Evangelical Protestant2,91824
Mainline Protestant2,44816
Other2372
Black Protestant351
None15,491-
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: 7
Brooke County:

2.96 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Brooke County:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Brooke County:

2.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

5.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Brooke County:

30.2%
West Virginia:

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

14.5%
State:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Windsor Heights:

25.0%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

37.5%
West Virginia:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

33.8
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Windsor Heights:

50.0%
West Virginia:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Windsor Heights:

25.0%
West Virginia:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Windsor Heights:

100.0%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

50.0%
West Virginia:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

90.0%
West Virginia:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Windsor Heights, WV Residents
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
Financial Administration 1$664$7,9680$0
Other Government Administration 1$1,221$14,6520$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$380
Police Protection - Officers 1$1,626$19,5120$0
Sewerage 0$0 1$924
Water Supply 2$3,657$21,9420$0
Totals for Government 5$7,168$17,2032$1,304

4.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,533 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.28%
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 Hancock County, WV  0.83% ($28,355 average AGI)
from Jefferson County, OH  0.55% ($22,020)
from Ohio County, WV  0.41% ($30,526)


4.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,432 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.44%
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 Hancock County, WV  0.85% ($27,885 average AGI)
to Jefferson County, OH  0.61% ($24,018)
to Ohio County, WV  0.41% ($36,158)

Strongest AM radio stations in Windsor Heights:

  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKKX (1600 AM; 5 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBD (1400 AM; 1 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVLY (1370 AM; 5 kW; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: SCOTT RADIO GROUP, LLC)
  • WSTV (1340 AM; 1 kW; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTAM (1100 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOMP (1290 AM; 1 kW; BELLAIRE, OH)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WHK (1220 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPIT (730 AM; 5 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Windsor Heights:

  • WVNP (89.9 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WOVK (98.7 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEGW (107.5 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVBC (88.1 FM; BETHANY, WV; Owner: BETHANY COLLEGE)
  • WOGH (103.5 FM; BURGETTSTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WGLZ (91.5 FM; WEST LIBERTY, WV; Owner: WEST LIBERTY STATE COLLEGE)
  • WKWK-FM (97.3 FM; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEL (95.7 FM; SHADYSIDE, OH; Owner: OHIO VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W215BC (90.9 FM; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WVKF (105.5 FM; BETHLEHEM, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOMP-FM (100.5 FM; BELLAIRE, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • W216AU (91.1 FM; MARTINS FERRY, OH; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WCDK (106.3 FM; CADIZ, OH; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS OHIO, LLC)
  • WRKP (96.5 FM; MOUNDSVILLE, WV; Owner: RKP INTERNATIONAL CORP.)
  • WBJV (88.9 FM; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WOGF (104.3 FM; EAST LIVERPOOL, OH; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSHH (99.7 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: RENDA B/CING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WLTJ (92.9 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPNT, INC.)
  • WJPA-FM (95.3 FM; WASHINGTON, PA; Owner: WASHINGTON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWSW-FM (94.5 FM; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Windsor Heights:

  • WTRF-TV (Channel 7; WHEELING, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTOV-TV (Channel 9; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: WTOV-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W25CI (Channel 25; STEUBENVILLE, OH; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • W57BH (Channel 57; WEIRTON, WV; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W28AS (Channel 28; BRIDGEPORT, OH; Owner: TURNPIKE TELEVISION)
  • W56DX (Channel 56; WHEELING,ETC., WV; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WOUC-TV (Channel 44; CAMBRIDGE, OH; Owner: OHIO UNIVERSITY)
  • WPXI (Channel 11; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WPXI-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBGN-LP (Channel 59; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: BRUNO GOODWORTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPTG-LP (Channel 69; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Windsor Heights, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1174.2 years
Mary1083.2 years
Joseph772.7 years
William669.2 years
Elizabeth573.0 years
Anna581.2 years
Charles566.2 years
Robert577.0 years
Steve580.8 years
Walter471.0 years
Most common last names in Windsor Heights, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Listuon483.5 years
Messar477.2 years
Kumpar465.5 years
Pavlic473.2 years
Romanosky476.5 years
Sandreth472.8 years
Kostival379.3 years
Harrison374.0 years
Bertha384.7 years
Miller384.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (66%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Utility gas (8%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Windsor Heights compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
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