Pembroke, Virginia

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Population in 2017: 1,088 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.1%
 
Males: 569  (52.4%)
Females: 519  (47.6%)
Median resident age:

42.8 years
Virginia median age:

38.2 years

Zip codes: 24136.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,787 (it was $34,444 in 2000)
Pembroke:

$52,787
VA:

$71,535

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,992 (it was $16,643 in 2000)

Pembroke town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $141,763 (it was $61,600 in 2000)
Pembroke:

$141,763
VA:

$273,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $117,888; detached houses: $125,087; mobile homes: $62,130

Median gross rent in 2017: $621.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pembroke: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.7%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents)
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  • Races in Pembroke, VA (2010)
    • 1,02190.5%White alone
    • 706.2%Black alone
    • 232.0%Two or more races
    • 100.9%Hispanic
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Pembroke, Virginia as of October 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pembroke is 78 to 1.


Crime rates in Pembroke by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(84.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(171.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(88.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(91.1)
2
(185.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(336.1)
2
(171.4)
10
(857.6)
4
(340.1)
6
(531.9)
6
(546.9)
4
(364.3)
1
(92.7)
3
(279.6)
1
(92.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(840.3)
12
(1,028)
15
(1,286)
13
(1,105)
30
(2,660)
42
(3,829)
23
(2,095)
19
(1,761)
15
(1,398)
16
(1,473)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(84.0)
1
(85.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(92.7)
3
(279.6)
2
(184.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(91.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)80.760.0145.868.0161.3191.4127.5121.497.980.1

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City-data.com crime index in Pembroke, VA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.77
Virginia average:

2.26
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Ancestries: American (39.8%), German (12.8%), Irish (12.3%), English (7.5%), Italian (5.2%), European (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1947

Land area: 1.10 square miles.

Population density: 986 people per square mile   (low).

Pembroke, Virginia map

3 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.3%
Virginia:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $626 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $784 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Roanoke, VA (37.6 miles , pop. 94,911).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Greensboro, NC (97.1 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (349.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Pearisburg, VA (2.3 miles ),
Parrott, VA (2.9 miles ),
Belspring, VA (3.0 miles ),
Narrows, VA (3.1 miles ),
Peterstown, WV (3.2 miles ),
Rich Creek, VA (3.3 miles ),
Prices Fork, VA (3.3 miles ),
Fairlawn, VA (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 37.32 N, Longitude: 80.64 W

Area code: 540

Distribution of median household income in Pembroke, VA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Pembroke, VA in 2017
Pembroke satellite photo by USGS

Pembroke tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Virginia:

3.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +72 (+6.8%).
Most common industries in Pembroke, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.9%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Health care (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
  • Chemicals (4.8%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (13.7%)
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Public administration (7.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.4%)
  • Chemicals (5.1%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Social assistance (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.8%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.9%)
  • Chemicals (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Pembroke, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.8%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)

Average climate in Pembroke, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 14.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

14.3
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 2.03. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.03
U.S.:

1.79

Tornado activity:

Pembroke-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Virginia state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/4/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.5 miles away from the Pembroke town center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/4/1974, a category F3 tornado 39.2 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pembroke-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 82% 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 190.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 71.2 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 74.6 miles away from Pembroke center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 151.2 miles away from Pembroke 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 72.9 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 288.7 miles away from Pembroke 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 Giles County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pembroke topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Pembroke:

  • GILES MEM HOSP INC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; PEARISBURG, VA)
  • RIVERVIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; RICH CREEK, VA)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; RADFORD, VA)
  • DAVITA - RADFORD DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; RADFORD, VA)
  • RADFORD HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; RADFORD, VA)
  • CARILION HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; RADFORD, VA)
  • CARILION HOSPICE SERVICES NEW RIVER VALLEY (Hospital, about 14 miles away; RADFORD, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pembroke:

  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (about 14 miles; Blacksburg, VA; Full-time enrollment: 30,984)
  • Radford University (about 14 miles; Radford, VA; FT enrollment: 9,426)
  • New River Community College (about 16 miles; Dublin, VA; FT enrollment: 3,007)
  • Concord University (about 22 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • Roanoke College (about 32 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,316)
  • American National University (about 34 miles; Salem, VA; FT enrollment: 2,297)
  • Wytheville Community College (about 35 miles; Wytheville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,193)

Public elementary/middle school in Pembroke:

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Churches in Pembroke include: Pembroke First Baptist Church (A), Pembroke Lutheran Memorial Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

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

NEW RIVER PARK (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-15-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-25-2006)
Average household size:
This town:

2.2 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

62.3%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.3%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Pembroke (2011 data):

  • The National Bank of Blacksburg: Pembroke Branch at Snidow Street And State Highway 27, branch established on 1932/08/01. Info updated 2006/06/01: Bank assets: $1,063.8 mil, Deposits: $919.4 mil, headquarters in Blacksburg, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: National Bankshares, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Pembroke Branch at 5862 Virginia Ave, branch established on 1974/01/21. 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

For population 15 years and over in Pembroke:

Marital status in Pembroke, VA
  • Never married: 24.5%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 10.5%
  • Divorced: 15.6%

For population 25 years and over in Pembroke:

  • High school or higher: 84.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Virginia average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pembroke, VA (based on Giles County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,11833
Mainline Protestant3,74134
Other5282
Black Protestant1801
Catholic971
None8,622-
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
This county:

4.07 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Giles County:

8.72 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Here:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Giles County:

9.5%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

24.1%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.2%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.4%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Pembroke:

40.7%
State:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Pembroke:

30.1
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

17.4%
State:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pembroke:

16.3%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Pembroke:

6.6
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.4%
Virginia:

33.7%

General health condition:
Pembroke:

48.9%
State:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Pembroke:

81.7%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pembroke, VA 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
Water Supply 4$8,022$24,0660$0
Financial Administration 3$5,416$21,6640$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$4,333$25,9981$724
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$221
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$833
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$376
Totals for Government 9$17,771$23,6959$2,154

Pembroke government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $218,000 ($200.37)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $210,000 ($193.01)
    Financial Administration: $188,000 ($172.79)
    Sewerage: $161,000 ($147.98)
    Police Protection: $110,000 ($101.10)
    Central Staff Services: $79,000 ($72.61)
    Local Fire Protection: $35,000 ($32.17)
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000 ($32.17)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($14.71)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $235,000 ($215.99)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $87,000 ($79.96)

Pembroke government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $224,000 ($205.88)
    Other: $28,000 ($25.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $10,000 ($9.19)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $22,000 ($20.22)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $36,000 ($33.09)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($3.68)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.92)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $293,000 ($269.30)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $44,000 ($40.44)
    General Local Government Support: $32,000 ($29.41)
  • Tax - Property: $190,000 ($174.63)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $57,000 ($52.39)
    Other Selective Sales: $48,000 ($44.12)
    Other License: $31,000 ($28.49)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $21,000 ($19.30)
    Public Utility License: $11,000 ($10.11)
    Public Utilities Sales: $7,000 ($6.43)
    Motor Vehicle License: $4,000 ($3.68)

Pembroke government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,156,000 ($1981.62)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,110,000 ($1939.34)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,860,000 ($1709.56)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,814,000 ($1667.28)

Pembroke government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $226,000 ($207.72)

4.55% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,070 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.55%
Virginia average:

9.76%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Montgomery County, VA  1.02% ($52,156 average AGI)
to Pulaski County, VA  0.48% ($36,833)
to Monroe County, WV  0.32% ($22,950)

Businesses in Pembroke, VA

  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Pembroke:

  • WNRV (990 AM; 5 kW; NARROWS-PEARISBURG, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WKNV (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FAIRLAWN, VA; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WFNR (710 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WPIN (810 AM; daytime; 4 kW; DUBLIN, VA; Owner: DUBLIN RADIO)
  • WRAD (1460 AM; 5 kW; RADFORD, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WWVT (1260 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CHRISTIANSBURG, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVBE (610 AM; 5 kW; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WBDY (1190 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLUEFIELD, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKEX (1430 AM; 1 kW; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: BASE COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WIWS (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WJLS (560 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: RALPH D. EPPERSON)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pembroke:

  • KHPR (88.1 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WXLK (92.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLQ (99.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLC-FM (94.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WVTF (89.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WPIN-FM (91.5 FM; DUBLIN, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WPSK-FM (107.1 FM; PULASKI, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WFNR-FM (100.7 FM; CHRISTIANSBURG, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • W244AV (96.7 FM; BLACKSBURG, ETC., VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W273AA (102.5 FM; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WBRW (105.3 FM; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: NEW RIVER VALLEY RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WHAJ (104.5 FM; BLUEFIELD, WV; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHKX (106.3 FM; BLUEFIELD, VA; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKOY-FM (100.9 FM; PRINCETON, WV; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPIB (91.1 FM; BLUEFIELD, WV; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WMTD-FM (102.3 FM; HINTON, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WSTG (95.9 FM; PRINCETON, WV; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJLS-FM (99.5 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WXCF-FM (103.9 FM; CLIFTON FORGE, VA; Owner: IMPACT BROADCASTING, INC.)

Pembroke fatal accident list:

Apr 22, 1989 08:40 PM, 460, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 1, 1979 07:39 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 11.7mTotal length
  • $6,433,000Total costs
  • 36,246Total average daily traffic
  • 3,281Total average daily truck traffic
  • 42,368Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pembroke, VA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pembroke, VA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Scott R Fansler, 402 Circle Drive (Lat: 37.325306 Lon: -80.646278), Type: 77.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Nextel Partners Operating Corp., Scott.Fansler@nextelpartners.Com, , Alban-y, Phone: (518) 857-6933
  • Scott R Fansler, 402 Circle Drive (Lat: 37.325306 Lon: -80.646278), Type: 77.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Nextel Partners Operating Corp., Scott.Fansler@nextelpartners.Com, , Alban-y, Phone: (518) 857-6933
  • Richard J Byrne, 402 Circle Drive (Lat: 37.325306 Lon: -80.646278), Type: 77.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Sba Towers Ii LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, 402 Circle Drive (Lat: 37.325306 Lon: -80.646278), Type: 77.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Sba Towers Ii LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, 402 Circle Drive (Va11254-A) (Lat: 37.325306 Lon: -80.646278), Type: 78.3, Overall height: 76.5 m, Registrant: Sba Towers Ii LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, 402 Circle Drive (Va11254-A) (Lat: 37.325306 Lon: -80.646278), Type: 78.3, Overall height: 76.5 m, Registrant: Sba Towers Ii LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Cascade Rd, Cascade Rd Rr Crossing At Mp V303.34 (Lat: 37.316472 Lon: -80.640639), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.5 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WPYY651,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.380 MHz, 161.190 MHz, Grant Date: 09/05/2013, Expiration Date: 12/02/2023, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • HOGES CHAPEL TANK, Sr 613 & Bracket Ln (Lat: 37.325444 Lon: -80.592833), Type: Tank, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WQJC821,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.937 MHz, Grant Date: 05/19/2018, Expiration Date: 07/28/2028, Certifier: Roger Houck, Registrant: Boggs Municipal Services, Inc., Wise, VA 24293, Phone: (276) 328-5114, Fax: (276) 328-5115

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MT LAKE, Bald Knob Comm Site, Bald Knob Tower Site (Lat: 37.350000 Lon: -80.537250), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQRS470, Licensee ID: L00084531,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/18/2013, Expiration Date: 07/18/2023, Certifier: Dale Shelor, Registrant: New River Community College, 5251 College Dr., Dublin, VA 24084, Phone: (540) 239-1006, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pembroke)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 15. The highest number of fires - 40 took place in 2007, and the least - 1 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Pembroke, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (44.9%), and Outside Fires (37.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pembroke, VA
    • 11444.9%Structure Fires
    • 9537.4%Outside Fires
    • 3313.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 124.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pembroke, VA
Most common first names in Pembroke, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3569.7 years
John3474.8 years
James3370.9 years
Mary2680.1 years
Charles1768.1 years
Robert1770.6 years
Walter1173.6 years
Albert1077.9 years
Dorothy970.9 years
Bessie978.5 years
Most common last names in Pembroke, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams9176.2 years
Martin4476.9 years
Collins2977.1 years
Lucas2577.9 years
Smith1974.1 years
Cumbee1968.6 years
Meredith1874.8 years
Atkins1776.7 years
Hilton1668.1 years
Robertson1468.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pembroke, VA
  • 70.6%Electricity
  • 15.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.5%Wood
  • 0.8%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pembroke, VA
  • 64.7%Electricity
  • 28.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.5%No fuel used


Pembroke compared to Virginia state average:

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