Shenandoah, Virginia

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Population in 2019: 2,331 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +24.1%
Males: 1,192  (51.1%)
Females: 1,139  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

31.5 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 22849.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $58,373 (it was $33,929 in 2000)
Shenandoah:

$58,373
VA:

$76,456

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,647 (it was $16,030 in 2000)

Shenandoah town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $152,173 (it was $81,200 in 2000)
Shenandoah:

$152,173
VA:

$288,800

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $172,873; detached houses: $173,188; townhouses or other attached units: $284,983; mobile homes: $79,590

Median gross rent in 2019: $890.

March 2019 cost of living index in Shenandoah: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.9%
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  • Races in Shenandoah, VA (2019)
    • 2,81191.8%White alone
    • 1575.1%Hispanic
    • 451.5%Black alone
    • 180.6%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Shenandoah, Virginia as of May 17, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Shenandoah is 216 to 1.


Crime rates in Shenandoah by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

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)
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)
2
(88.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.8)
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)
1
(42.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.2)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(211.8)
1
(53.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(161.6)
2
(88.0)
2
(83.3)
3
(125.4)
2
(85.1)
1
(42.6)
1
(42.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(43.0)
1
(43.2)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(264.7)
71
(3,791)
8
(429.6)
8
(431.0)
6
(263.9)
14
(583.1)
17
(710.7)
16
(680.9)
8
(340.4)
7
(298.1)
4
(171.4)
4
(171.8)
1
(43.2)
5
(214.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
31
(1,641)
26
(1,388)
22
(1,182)
37
(1,994)
30
(1,319)
42
(1,749)
36
(1,505)
39
(1,660)
41
(1,745)
21
(894.4)
32
(1,371)
28
(1,203)
19
(820.4)
27
(1,156)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(158.8)
1
(53.4)
3
(161.1)
1
(53.9)
3
(131.9)
2
(83.3)
2
(83.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(85.1)
3
(127.8)
6
(257.1)
2
(85.9)
2
(86.4)
3
(128.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(53.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(107.8)
1
(44.0)
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)
City-Data.com crime index139.2335.890.2146.6169.7134.1141.7131.1121.775.4121.775.664.371.5

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

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City-data.com crime index in Shenandoah, VA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Virginia average:

2.27
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Ancestries: German (15.8%), American (14.6%), Irish (14.3%), English (7.6%), Moroccan (3.5%), Norwegian (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1884

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 1.32 square miles.

Population density: 1,761 people per square mile   (low).

Shenandoah, Virginia map

120 residents are foreign born (1.6% Africa, 1.0% Latin America, 0.5% Europe).

This town:

3.9%
Virginia:

12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,321 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,372 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dale City, VA (70.0 miles , pop. 55,971).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (91.6 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (213.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Elkton, VA (2.4 miles ),
Massanutten, VA (2.9 miles ),
Stanley, VA (2.9 miles ),
New Market, VA (3.3 miles ),
Broadway, VA (3.6 miles ),
Massanetta Springs, VA (3.6 miles ),
Timberville, VA (3.6 miles ),
Harrisonburg, VA (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 38.49 N, Longitude: 78.62 W

Area code: 540

Distribution of median household income in Shenandoah, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Shenandoah, VA in 2019
Shenandoah satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.3%
Virginia:

4.6%
Most common industries in Shenandoah, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.4%)
  • Chemicals (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.6%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Apparel (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.5%)
  • Chemicals (9.4%)
  • Food (6.8%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (11.1%)
  • Apparel (10.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Shenandoah, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.1%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)

Average climate in Shenandoah, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Shenandoah, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 52.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.2
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.16. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.16
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.303. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.303
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.75. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.75
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Shenandoah-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 42% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.2 miles away from the Shenandoah town center injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 9/30/1959, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shenandoah-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 54.7 miles away from Shenandoah center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 57.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 194.4 miles away from Shenandoah center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 73.6 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 228.0 miles away from Shenandoah center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Page County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Droughts: 2, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shenandoah topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Shenandoah:

  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF NEW MARKET (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; NEW MARKET, VA)
  • DAVITA - HARRISONBURG DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; HARRISONBURG, VA)
  • CONTINUING CARE HH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; HARRISONBURG, VA)
  • CAMELOT HALL NRS HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HARRISONBURG, VA)
  • HARRISONBURG HLTH AND REHAB CNTR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HARRISONBURG, VA)
  • HARRISON ICF-MR (Hospital, about 14 miles away; HARRISONBURG, VA)
  • OAK LEA NSG HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HARRISONBURG, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shenandoah:

  • James Madison University (about 15 miles; Harrisonburg, VA; Full-time enrollment: 19,727)
  • Blue Ridge Community College (about 23 miles; Weyers Cave, VA; FT enrollment: 2,891)
  • University of Virginia-Main Campus (about 32 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 22,274)
  • Piedmont Virginia Community College (about 35 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 3,029)
  • Lord Fairfax Community College (about 43 miles; Middletown, VA; FT enrollment: 4,144)
  • Germanna Community College (about 47 miles; Locust Grove, VA; FT enrollment: 4,455)
  • Shenandoah University (about 54 miles; Winchester, VA; FT enrollment: 3,010)

Public high school in Shenandoah:

Public elementary/middle schools in Shenandoah:

  • SHENANDOAH ELEM (Students: 389, Location: 529 4TH STREET, Grades: PK-5)
  • PAGE COUNTY MIDDLE (Location: 198 PANTHER DRIVE, Grades: 6-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Shenandoah Fire Dept (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Shenandoah include: Fields United Methodist Church (A), First Christian Church (B), Shenandoah Assembly of God Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Peterfish Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Big Meadow Lodge (Skyline Drive).

Birthplace of: Ed Austin - Lawyer, Kenneth R. Plum - Politician, Wayne Comer - Baseball player.

Page 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 Shenandoah that have no violations reported:

  • SHENANDOAH MOOSE LODGE (Population served: 80, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RIVERSIDE CAMPING (Population served: 24, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

66.9%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.0%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Shenandoah (2011 data):

  • Blue Ridge Bank: Shenandoah Branch at 600 South Third Street, branch established on 2002/03/14. Info updated 2011/11/15: Bank assets: $198.9 mil, Deposits: $163.5 mil, headquarters in Luray, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Blue Ridge Bankshares, Inc.
  • Pioneer Bank: Shenandoah Branch at 511 S. Third St., branch established on 1972/12/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $164.5 mil, Deposits: $134.0 mil, headquarters in Stanley, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Pioneer Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Shenandoah:

Marital status in Shenandoah, VA
  • Never married: 30.9%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

For population 25 years and over in Shenandoah:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Virginia average:

12.1

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

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Religion statistics for Shenandoah, VA (based on Page County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,98724
Evangelical Protestant3,65026
Catholic3501
Other1754
None15,880-
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: 4
Here:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Page County:

2.07 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
This county:

4.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Page County:

8.29 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

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

9.3%
State:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Page County:

28.0%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.9%
Virginia:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Shenandoah:

52.3%
State:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Shenandoah:

50.5%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Shenandoah:

28.4
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Shenandoah:

22.9%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.8%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
Shenandoah:

33.8%
Virginia:

33.7%

General health condition:
This city:

57.6%
State:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.1%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Shenandoah, VA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 5$21,634$51,9220$0
Water Supply 4$12,371$37,1130$0
Sewerage 2$6,154$36,9240$0
Financial Administration 2$7,037$42,2221$390
Other Government Administration 2$10,527$63,1627$812
Other and Unallocable 1$2,989$35,8681$678
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,275
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$1,116
Totals for Government 16$60,711$45,53311$4,271

Shenandoah government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,725,000 ($740.03)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $31,000 ($13.30)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($8.15)
    Central Staff Services: $18,000 ($7.72)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $852,000 ($365.51)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $70,000 ($30.03)

Shenandoah government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $327,000 ($140.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $130,000 ($55.77)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.43)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $133,000 ($57.06)
    Other: $1,000 ($0.43)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $57,000 ($24.45)
    Donations From Private Sources: $31,000 ($13.30)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($3.43)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($1.29)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.43)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $419,000 ($179.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $58,000 ($24.88)
  • Tax - Property: $599,000 ($256.97)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $168,000 ($72.07)
    Public Utilities Sales: $71,000 ($30.46)
    Motor Vehicle License: $60,000 ($25.74)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $56,000 ($24.02)
    Other License: $43,000 ($18.45)
    Other: $19,000 ($8.15)

Shenandoah government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,744,000 ($748.18)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,541,000 ($661.09)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $203,000 ($87.09)

Shenandoah government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,466,000 ($628.91)

Businesses in Shenandoah, VA

  • McDonald's: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Shenandoah:

  • WSVA (550 AM; 10 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WKTR (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; EARLYSVILLE, VA; Owner: WKTR, INC.)
  • WKCY (1300 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBTX (1470 AM; 5 kW; BROADWAY-TIMBERVILLE, VA; Owner: MASSANUTTEN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHBG (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WINA (1070 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WCHV (1260 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WKCI (970 AM; 5 kW; WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shenandoah:

  • WMXH-FM (105.7 FM; LURAY, VA; Owner: EASY RADIO, INC.)
  • WACL (98.5 FM; ELKTON, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQPO (100.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WMRA (90.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WBHB-FM (96.1 FM; BROADWAY, VA; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVTU (89.3 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WCYK-FM (99.7 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WLTK (103.3 FM; NEW MARKET, VA; Owner: MASSANUTTEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMRY (103.5 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WWWV (97.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUMX (107.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: AIR VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WVTW (88.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION, INC)
  • WPVA (90.1 FM; WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WNRN (91.9 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: STU-COMM, INC.)
  • WTJU (91.1 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA)
  • W243AF (96.5 FM; FLINT HILL, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WINC-FM (92.5 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: MID ATLANTIC NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCUL (103.1 FM; CULPEPER, VA; Owner: JOYNER LICENSE, INC.)
  • WQWV (103.7 FM; FISHER, WV; Owner: MCGUIRE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Shenandoah:

  • WHSV-TV (Channel 3; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W38AV (Channel 38; LURAY, VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV CORP.)
  • WAZM-CA (Channel 25; STAUNTON-WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: RUARCH ASSOCIATES LLC)
  • W18AA (Channel 18; SOUTHERN ROCKINGHAM, VA; Owner: COUNTY OF ROCKINGHAM, VIRGINIA)
  • WAZC-LP (Channel 16; LURAY, VA; Owner: RUARCH ASSOCIATES LLC)
  • W28BF (Channel 28; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W45AW (Channel 45; FULKS RUN, VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV CORP.)
  • W46AE (Channel 46; SOUTHERN ROCKINGHAM, VA; Owner: COUNTY OF ROCKINGHAM, VIRGINIA)
  • W58DK (Channel 58; RUCKERSVILLE, ETC., VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV CORP.)
  • W56AE (Channel 56; NEW MARKET, VA; Owner: BOARD OF SUPERVISORS,SHENANDOAH CTY.)
  • W59AC (Channel 59; NEW MARKET, VA; Owner: BOARD OF SUPERVISORS,SHENANDOAH CTY.)
  • W61AB (Channel 61; NEW MARKET, VA; Owner: BOARD OF SUPERVISORS,SHENANDOAH CTY.)

Shenandoah fatal accident list:

Feb 12, 2019 06:57 PM, Cr-69, Lat: 38.485231, Lon: -78.625831, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 24, 2010 11:45 AM, Us-340 S, Lat: 38.494208, Lon: -78.622156, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 9, 2006 07:20 PM, Sr-340, Lat: 38.483210, Lon: -78.618730, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 14, 2001 10:00 AM, Rt-675, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 27, 1999 01:15 PM, I-81sb, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 17, 1978 11:27 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 29, 1978 05:35 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 236ft / 72.2mTotal length
  • $3,617,000Total costs
  • 29,456Total average daily traffic
  • 521Total average daily truck traffic
  • 43,856Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Shenandoah, VA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 41950-1959
  • 21970-1979
  • 42000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Shenandoah, VA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Shenandoah)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Sr 600 At Fetzer Gap (Lat: 38.970944 Lon: -78.505833), Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: KPH741, Licensee ID: L00003134,
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.350 MHz, Grant Date: 03/19/1998, Expiration Date: 10/01/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/07/2003, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Ruarch Associates LLC, 123 E Court St, Woodstock, VA 22664
  • 123 E Cort St (Lat: 38.970944 Lon: -78.505833), Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: KPH746, Licensee ID: L00003134,
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.350 MHz, Grant Date: 03/20/1998, Expiration Date: 10/01/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/07/2003, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Ruarch Associates LLC, 123 E Court St, Woodstock, VA 22664

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Ns Mp H108.0 South End (Lat: 38.471500 Lon: -78.615861), Type: Pole, Structure height: 13 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPKZ349, Licensee ID: L00258361,
    Assigned Frequencies: 896.887 MHz, 896.937 MHz, 896.987 MHz, 897.887 MHz, 897.937 MHz, 897.987 MHz, Grant Date: 10/16/1997, Expiration Date: 10/16/2002, Cancellation Date: 01/19/2003, Certifier: Chris Allman, Registrant: Association Of American Railroads, 55500 Dot Rd, Pueblo, CO 81001, Phone: (202) 639-2217, Fax: (202) 639-2218
  • Mobiles Loc 1, Lat: 38.484556 Lon: -78.625306, Call Sign: KBO808,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.190 MHz, Grant Date: 09/16/2011, Expiration Date: 12/10/2021, 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:
  • Lat: 38.480528 Lon: -78.611389, Call Sign: WQDB765,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.287 MHz, 451.337 MHz, 451.587 MHz, 451.937 MHz, 452.087 MHz, Grant Date: 07/07/2015, Expiration Date: 07/18/2025, Certifier: Jeffery P Vaughan, Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 34 Somerset Ave., Pleasantville, NJ 08232, Phone: (609) 272-0022, Fax: (609) 272-0846
  • Lat: 38.505222 Lon: -78.610444, Call Sign: WQQU594,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.400 MHz, 462.425 MHz, 467.500 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.525 MHz, Grant Date: 03/05/2013, Expiration Date: 03/05/2023, Certifier: Eric Benson, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • Lat: 38.530056 Lon: -78.599472, Call Sign: WQUW465,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.595 MHz, 159.615 MHz, Grant Date: 10/30/2014, Expiration Date: 10/30/2024, Certifier: Larry P Comer, Registrant: Moores Electronics Inc., 424 North Liberty Street, Bridgewater, VA 22812, Phone: (540) 828-2645, Fax: (540) 828-2927, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Shenandoah)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH 95-B55 (T42A) (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 577U , Serial Number: TC-984, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 02/28/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 09/05/2018
    Registrant (LLC): V & V Iii LLC, 500 Quincy Ave, Shenandoah, VA 22849

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 36. The highest number of fires - 66 took place in 2013, and the least - 12 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Shenandoah, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (58.2%), and Outside Fires (31.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Shenandoah, VA
    • 29058.2%Structure Fires
    • 15631.3%Outside Fires
    • 367.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 163.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Shenandoah, VA
Most common first names in Shenandoah, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4471.6 years
John3971.5 years
William3574.9 years
Charles3375.3 years
Mary3278.1 years
Margaret1772.7 years
Edward1671.0 years
Helen1676.5 years
Robert1570.4 years
Roy1471.8 years
Most common last names in Shenandoah, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Comer6474.4 years
Kite2780.0 years
Foltz2579.8 years
Smith2475.7 years
May2176.2 years
Good2075.2 years
Lucas1972.6 years
Louderback1879.2 years
Grimsley1776.8 years
Rinaca1678.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shenandoah, VA
  • 59.3%Electricity
  • 26.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.9%Wood
  • 4.6%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shenandoah, VA
  • 74.8%Electricity
  • 13.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.7%Wood
  • 2.4%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Other fuel


Shenandoah compared to Virginia state average:

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