Sissonville, West Virginia

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Population in 2010: 4,028.
Population change since 2000: -8.4%
Males: 1,816  (45.1%)
Females: 2,212  (54.9%)
Median resident age:

51.7 years
West Virginia median age:

42.9 years

Zip codes: 25320.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $44,135 (it was $36,725 in 2000)
Sissonville:

$44,135
WV:

$48,850

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $22,079 (it was $19,657 in 2000)

Sissonville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $99,395 (it was $71,900 in 2000)
Sissonville:

$99,395
WV:

$124,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $122,636; detached houses: $146,347; townhouses or other attached units: $57,741; mobile homes: $62,520

Median gross rent in 2019: $691.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sissonville: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 19.9%
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According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Sissonville, West Virginia as of May 10, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sissonville is 561 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: American (64.8%), English (7.4%), European (3.5%), Irish (2.7%), German (2.4%), Scotch-Irish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 630 feet

Land area: 12.7 square miles.

Population density: 316 people per square mile   (very low).

Sissonville, West Virginia map

27 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.6%
West Virginia:

1.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $700 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $655 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (10.8 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Columbus, OH (125.5 miles , pop. 711,470).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (363.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Cross Lanes, WV (3.0 miles ),
Big Chimney, WV (3.0 miles ),
Poca, WV (3.1 miles ),
Elkview, WV (3.2 miles ),
Bancroft, WV (3.3 miles ),
Charleston, WV (3.3 miles ),
Dunbar, WV (3.3 miles ),
Pinch, WV (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 38.50 N, Longitude: 81.65 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 304

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

6.3%
West Virginia:

5.7%
Most common industries in Sissonville, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.4%)
  • Public administration (9.4%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.3%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.6%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (4.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.7%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Public administration (10.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.7%)
  • Chemicals (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Sissonville, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Cashiers (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (12.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.1%)
  • Cashiers (7.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.6%)

Average climate in Sissonville, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sissonville, West Virginia average temperatures Sissonville, West Virginia average precipitation Sissonville, West Virginia humidity Sissonville, West Virginia wind speed Sissonville, West Virginia snowfall Sissonville, West Virginia sunshine Sissonville, West Virginia clear and cloudy days

Sissonville, West Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 62.8. This is about average.

City:

62.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.230. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.230
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.497. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.497
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 21.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 11.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.56
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00349. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00349
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Sissonville-area historical tornado activity is slightly below West Virginia state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1968, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 37.1 miles away from the Sissonville place 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 48.9 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sissonville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above West Virginia state average. It is 9% 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 205.7 miles away from Sissonville 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 126.3 miles away from Sissonville center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 143.6 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 216.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 123.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 215.8 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 Kanawha County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 14, Landslides: 8, Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Mudslides: 3, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sissonville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Sissonville:

  • CEDAR RIDGE CENTER (302 CEDAR RIDGE ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Sissonville:

  • CROSS LANES GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CROSS LANES, WV)
  • WOODWARD CHILDREN'S HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • MEADOWBROOK ACRES (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • CAMC WOMEN AND CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • DUNBAR CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DUNBAR, WV)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CHARLESTON, WV)
  • GREATER CHARLESTON DIALYSIS PLLC (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV)

Amtrak station near Sissonville:

  • 11 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 Sissonville:

  • West Virginia State University (about 11 miles; Institute, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,133)
  • Marshall University (about 43 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 50 miles; Parkersburg, WV; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 55 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 55 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 62 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)
  • Hocking College (about 72 miles; Nelsonville, OH; FT enrollment: 4,146)

Public elementary/middle school in Sissonville:

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Notable locations in Sissonville: Kanawha County Emergency Ambulance Authority Station 269 (A), Sissonville Millertown Pocatalico and Guthrie Volunteer Fire Department Goff Station (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sissonville include: Thompson Chapel (A), Bias Chapel (B), Albert E Humphreys Memorial Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Vandine Cemetery (1), Fisher Cemetery (2), Dawson Cemetery (3), Sinclair Cemetery (4), Floral Hills Cemetery (5), Beane Cemetery (6), Albert E Humphreys Memorial Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Tupper Creek (A), Spencer Branch (B), Second Creek (C), Pocatalico Creek (D), Grapevine Creek (E), Dick Branch (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Toby Harrah - Baseball player and coach.

Kanawha County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
West Virginia:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

69.7%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.1%
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: 0.2% of all households
112 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Sissonville (2011 data):

  • Wesbanco Bank, Inc.: Sissonville Branch at 6409 Sissonville Drive, branch established on 1976/01/05. Info updated 2009/04/02: Bank assets: $5,520.2 mil, Deposits: $4,394.5 mil, headquarters in Wheeling, WV, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Wesbanco, Inc.
  • The Poca Valley Bank, Inc.: Sissonville Branch at 6420 Sissonville Drive, branch established on 1997/07/23. 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

For population 15 years and over in Sissonville:

Marital status in Sissonville, WV
  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 50.2%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

For population 25 years and over in Sissonville:

  • High school or higher: 81.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
West Virginia average:

11.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sissonville, WV (based on Kanawha County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant31,202219
Mainline Protestant27,583114
Catholic7,33111
Black Protestant3,11412
Other2,02010
Orthodox1,1362
None120,677-
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: 47
This county:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Kanawha County:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
This county:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 98
Kanawha County:

5.13 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 132
Here:

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Kanawha County:

12.1%
West Virginia:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Kanawha County:

29.6%
West Virginia:

31.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Kanawha County:

12.0%
West Virginia:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

43.9%
West Virginia:

50.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sissonville:

34.2%
West Virginia:

47.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sissonville:

17.1%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.0%
West Virginia:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Sissonville:

27.5%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Sissonville:

49.9%
State:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Sissonville:

72.6%
West Virginia:

77.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sissonville, WV Residents

4.58% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,214 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.58%
West Virginia average:

5.10%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Putnam County, WV  0.69% ($44,780 average AGI)
from Cabell County, WV  0.24% ($30,903)
from Fayette County, WV  0.16% ($34,483)


5.35% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($56,107 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
West Virginia average:

5.62%

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 Putnam County, WV  0.87% ($49,738 average AGI)
to Cabell County, WV  0.25% ($37,543)
to Jackson County, WV  0.15% ($46,532)

Businesses in Sissonville, WV

  • 7-Eleven: 1
  • GNC: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sissonville:

  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WVTS (950 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WSCW (1410 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: L.M. COMMUNICATIONS OF KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WBES (1240 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBGS (1030 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POINT PLEASANT, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSWW (1490 AM; 1 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZW (1600 AM; 5 kW; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJYP (1300 AM; 1 kW; ST. ALBANS, WV)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIWS (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sissonville:

  • WRVZ (98.7 FM; POCATALICO, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WKLC-FM (105.1 FM; ST. ALBANS, WV; Owner: WKLC, INC.)
  • WZJO (94.5 FM; DUNBAR, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • WQBE-FM (97.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • WVAF (99.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WXAF (90.9 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVWV (89.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WAMX (106.3 FM; MILTON, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WKVW (93.3 FM; MONTGOMERY, WV; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WCIR-FM (103.7 FM; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • W208AK (89.5 FM; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: LOWER OHIO VALLEY EDUCATIONAL CORP.)
  • WZAC-FM (92.5 FM; DANVILLE, WV; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCEF (98.3 FM; RIPLEY, WV; Owner: BIG RIVER RADIO, INC.)
  • WLWF (93.1 FM; RAVENSWOOD, WV; Owner: LEGEND COMMUNICATIONS OF WEST VIRGINIA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Sissonville:

  • WLPX-TV (Channel 29; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: PAXSON CHARLESTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVAH-TV (Channel 11; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WVAH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WCHS-TV (Channel 8; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WCHS LICENSEE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • W16CE (Channel 16; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • W31CA (Channel 31; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W36CR (Channel 36; HUNTINGTON, WV; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WOWB-LP (Channel 53; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: COMMONWEALTH BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
Sissonville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Sissonville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 74Number of bridges
  • 768ft / 234mTotal length
  • $19,405,000Total costs
  • 384,585Total average daily traffic
  • 65,742Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Sissonville, WV - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 151950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 161990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 122010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sissonville, WV

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sissonville)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Doh Hdqrts 4 Mi N Of Sissonville (Lat: 38.571472 Lon: -81.636806), Call Sign: KCN976,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.2800 MHz, 47.3200 MHz, 47.3600 MHz, Grant Date: 12/29/2010, Expiration Date: 02/07/2021, Registrant: West Virginia Department Of Transportation Division Of Highways, Buckhannon, WV 26201, Phone: (304) 473-5337, Fax: (304) 473-4256, Email:
  • Us Rt 21 (Lat: 38.519528 Lon: -81.608194), Call Sign: WNHI666, Licensee ID: L00094205,
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.125 MHz, Grant Date: 04/20/2002, Expiration Date: 04/20/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2004, Registrant: Kanawha County Board Of Education, 3300 Pennsylvania Ave, Charleston, WV 25302, Phone: (304) 348-6616
  • Lat: 38.513556 Lon: -81.657528, Call Sign: WPYC698,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.312 MHz, 456.387 MHz, 456.712 MHz, 457.487 MHz, 457.812 MHz, Grant Date: 05/17/2013, Expiration Date: 07/21/2023, Certifier: Charles Murray, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • (Sissonville) At The Corner Of Rt. 21 And Old Mills Road (21/21). (Lat: 38.526361 Lon: -81.630944), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 4.1 m, Overall height: 4.3 m, Call Sign: WQOD619,
    Assigned Frequencies: 169.500 MHz, Grant Date: 08/22/2011, Expiration Date: 08/22/2021, Certifier: James L Steele, Registrant: West Virginia Division Of Homeland Security & Emergency Management, 1703 Coonskin Drive, Charleston, WV 25311, Phone: (304) 558-5380, Fax: (304) 965-2685, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • WV008 - POCATALICO, Tuppers Creek Road (Lat: 38.499139 Lon: -81.653500), Type: Mast, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WPJE831,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 04/25/2016, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E. Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:
  • Rocky Fork, 426 Galaxy Pointe (Lat: 38.469722 Lon: -81.710444), Type: Mast, Structure height: 106.6 m, Overall height: 110.3 m, Call Sign: WQOD739,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/23/2011, Expiration Date: 08/23/2021, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • CH301, First Creek Road (Lat: 38.535083 Lon: -81.640972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 92.9 m, Call Sign: WQSE903,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 09/11/2013, Expiration Date: 09/11/2023, Certifier: Raymond B Ostroski, Registrant: Shentel, 500 Shentel Way, Edinburg, VA 22824, Phone: (540) 984-5286, Fax: (540) 984-8192, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sissonville)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
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 ORIGINATED2$104,6853$76,23013$116,7313$39,3731$69,3802$36,265
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$86,5101$155,5900$00$01$39,020
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$65,5602$67,7204$99,5583$16,8531$12,9602$61,850
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$88,4101$75,6803$101,7530$00$01$65,010
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$107,1800$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0108.01 , 0108.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$119,8001$175,440
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$63,9701$83,970
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0108.01 , 0108.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sissonville, WV
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sissonville, WV - Value

2006 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2006 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 64. The highest number of fires - 129 took place in 2009, and the least - 4 in 2006. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Sissonville, WV When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (52.2%), and Outside Fires (34.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sissonville, WV
    • 43552.2%Structure Fires
    • 28434.1%Outside Fires
    • 10312.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 111.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sissonville, WV
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sissonville, WV
  • 55.7%Electricity
  • 41.5%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sissonville, WV
  • 85.7%Electricity
  • 14.3%Utility gas


Sissonville compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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