Winfield, West Virginia

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Population in 2014: 2,333 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +25.6%
Males: 1,125  (48.2%)
Females: 1,208  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  40.3 years
West Virginia median age:  41.7 years

Zip codes: 25213.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $55,701 (it was $51,023 in 2000)
Winfield:

$55,701
WV:

$41,253

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,067 (it was $23,564 in 2000)

Winfield town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $163,444 (it was $114,300 in 2000)
Winfield:

$163,444
WV:

$103,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $172,135; Detached houses: $193,854; Townhouses or other attached units: $128,258; Mobile homes: $4,760

Median gross rent in 2013: $423.

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  • Races in Winfield, WV (2013)

    Winfield races chart
    • 2,25790.5%White alone
    • 1917.7%Two or more races
    • 100.4%Hispanic
    • 70.3%Black alone
    • 70.3%Asian alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Winfield: 85.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (16.9%), German (16.7%), English (14.4%), Irish (13.1%), Scottish (5.3%), Italian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1868

Elevation: 590 feet

Land area: 2.67 square miles.

Population density: 872 people per square mile   (low).

Winfield,WV real estate house value index trend

Winfield, West Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Winfield:

  • High school or higher: 94.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winfield town:

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 57.1%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 14.0%

19 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.0%
West Virginia:

1.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,233 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $991 (0.7%)

Winfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (19.0 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (116.6 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (375.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Hometown, WV (1.3 miles ), Eleanor, WV (1.5 miles ), Bancroft, WV (1.8 miles ), Teays Valley, WV (2.6 miles ), Poca, WV (2.6 miles ), Buffalo, WV (2.7 miles ), Nitro, WV (3.0 miles ), Cross Lanes, WV (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $74,600
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $90,700
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $89,700
  • 2005: 14 buildings, average cost: $193,900
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $124,900
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $146,800
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $195,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.53 N, Longitude: 81.89 W

Area code: 304

Winfield household income distribution Winfield home values distribution

Crime rates in Winfield by Year
Type 2003 2005 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00110
per 100,000 0.00.043.142.80.0
Assaults 54031
per 100,000 269.1202.10.0128.342.9
Burglaries 41011
per 100,000 215.350.50.042.842.9
Thefts 2226101023
per 100,000 1,184.11,313.8430.7427.5986.7
Auto thefts 20012
per 100,000 107.60.00.042.885.8
Arson 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.8) 130.0100.531.464.560.3

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

Crime rate in Winfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
West Virginia average:

1.92
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
West Virginia:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +568 (+44.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (26%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Winfield, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Winfield-area historical tornado activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.8 miles away from the Winfield 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 36.8 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winfield-area historical earthquake activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 81% 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 113.5 miles away from the city 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 219.3 miles away from Winfield 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 111.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 215.7 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 92.3 miles away from Winfield center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 95.4 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 Putnam County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Winfield topographic map

Birthplace of: Mike Barber (wide receiver) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Winfield:

  • TEAYS VALLEY CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HURRICANE, WV)
  • COVENANT HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; SCOTT DEPOT, WV)
  • PUTNAM CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HURRICANE, WV)
  • FMC - HURRICANE (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; HURRICANE, WV)
  • CROSS LANES GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; CROSS LANES, WV)
  • HANSFORD STREET GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 12 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, WV)
  • HUDSON STREET GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 12 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, WV)

Amtrak station near Winfield:

  • 19 miles: CHARLESTON (350 MCCORKLE AVE. SE) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winfield:

  • West Virginia State University (about 13 miles; Institute, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,133)
  • Marshall University (about 31 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 42 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 52 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 56 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)
  • Shawnee State University (about 62 miles; Portsmouth, OH; FT enrollment: 4,160)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 63 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)

Public high school in Winfield:

Public elementary/middle schools in Winfield:

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Notable locations in Winfield: Putnam County Courthouse (A), Putnam County Emergency Medical Services (B), Winfield Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Winfield: Winfield Church of Christ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Park in Winfield: Holiday Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Putnam 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 2013 was 60.4. This is better than average.

City:

60.4
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.61. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.61
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.28. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.28
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00355. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00355
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.7%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 93.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
West Virginia:  2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.7%
Whole state:  65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.7%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Winfield, West Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Winfield (2011 data):

  • City National Bank of West Virginia: Winfield Branch at One Wall Street, branch established on 1978/07/17. 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
  • The Poca Valley Bank, Inc.: Winfield Branch at 3500 Winfield Road, branch established on 2001/01/11. Info updated 2006/09/20: Bank assets: $302.8 mil, Deposits: $271.9 mil, headquarters in Walton, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Poca Valley Bankshares, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
West Virginia average:

11.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Winfield town (based on Putnam County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant8,84624
Evangelical Protestant7,31945
Catholic1,1762
Other5643
None37,581-
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
Putnam County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Putnam County:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Putnam County:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

2.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Putnam County:

31.1%
West Virginia:

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

10.3%
State:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.7%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.2%
State:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.2
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.8%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Winfield:

18.7%
West Virginia:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

42.3%
West Virginia:

34.2%

General health condition:
Winfield:

52.1%
West Virginia:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.6%
State:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Winfield, 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$2,082$24,9841$710
Other Government Administration 1$3,050$36,60012$9,526
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,668$32,0163$1,946
Sewerage 3$9,228$36,9120$0
Totals for Government 6$17,028$34,05616$12,182

6.83% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,580 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.83%
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  3.08% ($40,643 average AGI)
from Cabell County, WV  0.80% ($32,302)
from Mason County, WV  0.17% ($38,114)


6.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,809 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
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  2.39% ($34,084 average AGI)
to Cabell County, WV  0.80% ($39,754)
to Mason County, WV  0.19% ($31,400)

Strongest AM radio stations in Winfield:

  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVTS (950 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WZZW (1600 AM; 5 kW; MILTON, 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.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJYP (1300 AM; 1 kW; ST. ALBANS, WV)
  • 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.)
  • WBES (1240 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winfield:

  • 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)
  • WZJO (94.5 FM; DUNBAR, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WQBE-FM (97.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRVZ (98.7 FM; POCATALICO, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVPN (88.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WKWS (96.1 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WEMM (107.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING CO. OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)
  • WVSR-FM (102.7 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKAZ (107.3 FM; MIAMI, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WJYP-FM (100.9 FM; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WCIR-FM (103.7 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WXAF (90.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVAF (99.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WZAC-FM (92.5 FM; DANVILLE, WV; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKVW (93.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, WV; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WRYV (101.5 FM; GALLIPOLIS, OH; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF OHIO, LLC)
  • WLWF (93.1 FM; RAVENSWOOD, WV; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)
  • WCEF (98.3 FM; RIPLEY, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Winfield:

  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPBY-TV (Channel 33; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WSAZ-TV (Channel 3; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WTSF (Channel 61; ASHLAND, KY; Owner: TRI STATE FAMILY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W31CA (Channel 31; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W16CE (Channel 16; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • Winfield, West Virginia
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:1
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents19
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • West Virginia average
  • Fatal accident count64
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents94
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons21
  • Fatalities70
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents165
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents6
See more detailed statistics of Winfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 14m46ftTotal length
  • 64,200Total average daily traffic
  • 5,148Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Winfield)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Court House Dr (Lat: 38.533417 Lon: -81.892639), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPDS309, Licensee ID: L00486043
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.150 MHzGrant Date: 10/09/2003, Expiration Date: 11/04/2013, Cancellation Date: 01/04/2014Registrant: Putnam Co Schools, 9 Courthouse Dr., Winfield, WV 25213, Phone: (304) 586-0500, Fax: (304) 586-0526, Email:
  • 1530 Winfield Rd. (Lat: 38.472222 Lon: -81.821944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 25.3 m, Overall height: 28.8 m, Call Sign: KIY557, Licensee ID: L00268142
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.075 MHzGrant Date: 06/09/2015, Expiration Date: 07/31/2025Registrant: Appalachian Power Company
  • 3389 Winfield Road (Lat: 38.530389 Lon: -81.885444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 52 m, Overall height: 58 m, Call Sign: WQFI662
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHz, 154.815 MHz, 154.085 MHz, 155.115 MHzGrant Date: 07/25/2006, Expiration Date: 07/25/2016, Certifier: Frankie R ChapmanRegistrant: Federal Licensing, Inc., 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325-0000, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • Lat: 38.535000 Lon: -81.893528, Call Sign: WQGI290
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.175 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2007, Expiration Date: 01/25/2017, Certifier: Kevin R WatsonRegistrant: Pros Ltd, 3651 Peachtree Parkway Suite E-111, Suwanee, GA 30024-6009, Phone: (270) 908-4402, Fax: (786) 549-7864, Email:
  • (Jim Ridge) 0.2 Miles From Bowles Ridge Rd. On Jim Ridge Road. (Lat: 38.658361 Lon: -81.805028), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 4.1 m, Overall height: 4.3 m, Call Sign: WQRQ418
    Assigned Frequencies: 171.875 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2013, Expiration Date: 07/08/2023, Certifier: James L SteeleRegistrant: Division Of Homeland Security And Emergency Management, 4752 Chimney Drive, Charleston, WV 25302-4804, Phone: (304) 957-2570, Fax: (304) 965-2685, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • WINFIELD, Blue Lick Road (Lat: 38.514667 Lon: -81.892250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WMV923
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, 10662.5 MHz, 10622.5 MHzGrant Date: 03/08/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • Amos Stack, Lat: 38.472278 Lon: -81.824694, Type: Stack, Structure height: 274.3 m, Call Sign: WQKM631
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/16/2009, Expiration Date: 07/16/2019, Certifier: Jason D GriffithRegistrant: American Electric Power Service Corporation, One Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH 43215, Phone: (614) 716-5874, Fax: (614) 716-3535, Email:
  • AMOS LANDFILL, Lat: 38.459667 Lon: -81.853361, Type: Building, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQKM631
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/16/2009, Expiration Date: 07/16/2019, Certifier: Jason D GriffithRegistrant: American Electric Power Service Corporation, One Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH 43215, Phone: (614) 716-5874, Fax: (614) 716-3535, Email:
  • CH161, 70 Blue Lick Road (Lat: 38.472472 Lon: -81.858889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.9 m, Call Sign: WQQT967
    Assigned Frequencies: 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/01/2013, Expiration Date: 03/01/2023, Certifier: Joseph R TauchenRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • WINFIELD CO, Main St (Lat: 38.534528 Lon: -81.893444), Overall height: 14.6 m, Call Sign: WHQ488, Licensee ID: L00001235
    Assigned Frequencies: 11525.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/24/1990, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 07/09/1999Registrant: Bell Atlantic West Virginia Inc, 1 East Pratt St 3n12, Baltimore, MD 21202
  • NITRO, 1991 Bills Creek Rd (Lat: 38.463583 Lon: -81.859222), Type: Mast, Structure height: 111.6 m, Overall height: 114.3 m, Call Sign: WLV764
    Assigned Frequencies: 10562.5 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6695.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz, 6665.00 MHz, 10597.5 MHz, 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 03/08/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 1530 Winfield Road (Lat: 38.474250 Lon: -81.820417), Type: Mast, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 20.1 m, Call Sign: WQMF512
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.350 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 07/26/2010, Expiration Date: 07/26/2020, Certifier: Trish SniderRegistrant: American Electric Power Service Corporation, One Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH 43215, Phone: (614) 716-5874, Fax: (614) 716-3535, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Winfield)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 21227 , Serial Number: 18261500, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 10/26/1972
    Registrant (Corporation): Innovative Mattress Solutions LLC, C/O Kenneth E Knopf Esq / 11060 Winfield Rd, Winfield, WV 25213
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 5412L , Serial Number: AA5-0312, Airworthiness Date: 03/06/1973
    Registrant (Corporation): Bobkat Air LLC, 2300 Winfield Rd, Winfield, WV 25213
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-250 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TIO-540-C1A (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 77KK , Serial Number: 278154002, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 01/05/2008
    Registrant (Corporation): Innovative Mattress Solutions LLC, 2982 Winfield Rd, Winfield, WV 25213

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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 ORIGINATED5$138,9527$207,61616$180,1352$48,7801$113,3301$47,720
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$99,7901$155,4900$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$131,4301$225,0504$193,2031$12,1300$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$80,7801$227,2703$194,9200$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$113,8400$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0204.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$197,7001$219,990
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$89,880
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0204.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Winfield

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Winfield, WV
Most common first names in Winfield, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3273.2 years
John2371.8 years
Charles2074.4 years
William1975.6 years
Mary1476.7 years
Robert1168.4 years
Harold1173.3 years
Margaret1069.0 years
Clarence978.2 years
Helen979.6 years
Most common last names in Winfield, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2080.4 years
Fewell1170.1 years
Payne1176.7 years
Erwin1075.6 years
Ball1071.8 years
White971.0 years
Call870.0 years
Moore872.0 years
Hill777.3 years
Anderson775.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Utility gas (43%)
Businesses in Winfield, WV
NameCountNameCount
McDonald's1UPS1
Subway1Wendy's1

Winfield compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Winfield on our top lists:

  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 500+"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 11 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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  • Robert Aronson (1)
  • Paul Pflum (1)
  • Richard David Spencer (1)
  • Edward L. Little (1)
  • Christopher W. Derstine (1)

Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2016.