Sutton, West Virginia

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Population in 2019: 988 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.3%
 
Males: 487  (49.3%)
Females: 501  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

40.9 years
West Virginia median age:

42.9 years

Zip codes: 26601.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $41,541 (it was $25,134 in 2000)
Sutton:

$41,541
WV:

$48,850

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $20,927 (it was $15,397 in 2000)

Sutton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $71,676 (it was $57,100 in 2000)
Sutton:

$71,676
WV:

$124,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $79,323; detached houses: $81,429; mobile homes: $52,183

Median gross rent in 2019: $565.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sutton: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 20.1%
(20.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.4% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Sutton, WV (2019)
    • 1,06298.1%White alone
    • 161.5%Black alone
    • 50.5%Two or more races

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



According to our research of West Virginia and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Sutton, West Virginia as of December 08, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sutton is 110 to 1.



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

0.99
West Virginia average:

2.29
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Ancestries: American (34.5%), German (16.0%), Irish (10.5%), Scotch-Irish (9.5%), English (8.6%), African (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1883

Elevation: 980 feet

Land area: 0.82 square miles.

Population density: 1,199 people per square mile   (low).

Sutton, West Virginia map

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.2%
West Virginia:

1.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $530 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $276 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charleston, WV (54.5 miles , pop. 53,421).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (129.0 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (311.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Gassaway, WV (1.8 miles ),
Flatwoods, WV (2.2 miles ),
Birch River, WV (3.4 miles),
Burnsville, WV (3.7 miles ),
Tioga, WV (4.1 miles),
Sand Fork, WV (4.2 miles),
Cowen, WV (4.4 miles ),
Glenville, WV (4.5 miles )

Latitude: 38.66 N, Longitude: 80.71 W

Area code: 304

Distribution of median household income in Sutton, WV in 2019
Distribution of house value in Sutton, WV in 2019
Sutton satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $45,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Sutton, WV residents
Average permit cost in Sutton, WV
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.9%
West Virginia:

5.7%
Population change in the 1990s: +61 (+6.4%).
Most common industries in Sutton, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.8%)
  • Construction (9.7%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.1%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.4%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (16.9%)
  • Health care (15.1%)
  • Educational services (14.2%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Sutton, WV (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.8%)
  • Construction laborers (3.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.5%)
  • Construction laborers (6.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.9%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (3.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)

Average climate in Sutton, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

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Earthquake activity:

Sutton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above West Virginia state average. It is 26% 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 159.4 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 152.9 miles away from Sutton 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 178.0 miles away from Sutton 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 196.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 204.6 miles away from Sutton center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 154.6 miles away from Sutton 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 Braxton County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Landslides: 7, Mudslides: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sutton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Sutton:

  • BRAXTON HEALTH CARE CENTER (200 DAYS DRIVE)

Airports and heliports located in Sutton:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sutton:

  • West Virginia University at Parkersburg (about 58 miles; Parkersburg, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,619)
  • West Virginia State University (about 61 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Fairmont State University (about 64 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,714)
  • New River Community and Technical College (about 67 miles; Beckley, WV; FT enrollment: 2,234)
  • West Virginia University (about 79 miles; Morgantown, WV; FT enrollment: 27,429)
  • Concord University (about 88 miles; Athens, WV; FT enrollment: 2,698)
  • Ohio University-Main Campus (about 88 miles; Athens, OH; FT enrollment: 26,181)

Public high school in Sutton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Sutton:

See full list of schools located in Sutton

Library in Sutton:

  • SUTTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $33,594; Location: 450 4TH ST. #C; 18,471 books; 350 audio materials; 30 video materials; 12 state licensed databases; 18 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • This city is named after James Sutton, he donated the land, so they named it after him, his decendants now live in Craigsville, WV, and Lockport, NY added by Sutton Relative
  • This city is named after James Sutton, he donated the land, so they named it after him, his decendants now live in Craigsville, WV, and Lockport, NY added by Sutton Relative

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sutton: Braxton County Emergency Ambulance Service Authority (A), Braxton County Courthouse (B), Sutton Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Skidmore Run (A), Old Woman Run (B), Granny Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Sutton: Sutton Downtown Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Magistrate's Clerk (Recreation Areas; Court House Annex).

Court: Braxton County - Court Reporter's Ofc- Judge's OFC (Court House).

Birthplace of: Ernie Carpenter - Fiddle player.

Braxton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

USACOE MIDDLE KANAWHA RUN (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
USACOE BAKERS RUN (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2013), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-09-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-14-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-30-2014)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
USACOE LOWER KANAWHA RUN (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-23-2010), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-23-2010), St Public Notif received (APR-02-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
USACOE UPPER KANAWHA RUN (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MIDWAY MART (Address: 100 MCGREGOR DRIVE , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-10-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-24-2011)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010), St Public Notif requested (JAN-07-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-07-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-21-2012)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sutton that have no violations reported:

  • FLATWOODS CANOE RUN PSD PURCHASER (Population served: 352, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This town:

2.2 people
West Virginia:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

58.6%
Whole state:

65.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

9.5%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
10 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Banks with branches in Sutton (2011 data):

  • City National Bank of West Virginia: Flatwoods Branch at 1995 Sutton Lane, branch established on 1997/07/14; Sutton Branch at 101 Second Street, branch established on 1909/12/09. 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
  • Bank of Gassaway: Flatwoods Branch at Sutton Lane, branch established on 2008/09/09; Sutton Branch at Route 4, branch established on 1986/07/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $166.5 mil, Deposits: $142.3 mil, headquarters in Gassaway, WV, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Gassaway Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Sutton:

Marital status in Sutton, WV
  • Never married: 23.4%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 18.1%

For population 25 years and over in Sutton:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
West Virginia average:

11.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sutton, WV (based on Braxton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,38042
Evangelical Protestant58010
Other2772
Catholic1431
None10,143-
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: 5
Braxton County:

3.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
This county:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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

10.24 / 10,000 pop.
West Virginia:

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

12.6%
State:

12.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.5%
West Virginia:

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

7.9%
West Virginia:

13.1%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.9%
West Virginia:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sutton:

47.0%
West Virginia:

49.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sutton:

17.6%
West Virginia:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

21.1%
State:

9.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Sutton:

6.8
West Virginia:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

36.9%
West Virginia:

34.8%

General health condition:
Sutton:

55.9%
West Virginia:

58.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Sutton:

81.2%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sutton, WV Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2018)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 4$18,683$56,0490$0
Solid Waste Management 3$3,555$14,2200$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$1,436$17,2320$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,415$40,9801$138
Other Government Administration 1$1,146$13,7521$375
Totals for Government 10$28,236$33,8832$513

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

  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $182,000 ($184.21)
    Regular Highways: $116,000 ($117.41)
    Central Staff Services: $96,000 ($97.17)
    Police Protection: $55,000 ($55.67)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($6.07)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($1.01)

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

  • Charges - Other: $153,000 ($154.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $24,000 ($24.29)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $14,000 ($14.17)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($2.02)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($4.05)
    Other: $2,000 ($2.02)
  • Tax - Property: $76,000 ($76.92)
    Public Utilities Sales: $69,000 ($69.84)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $44,000 ($44.53)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $6,000 ($6.07)
    Other Selective Sales: $3,000 ($3.04)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.01)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $128,000 ($129.55)

4.40% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,605 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
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 Nicholas County, WV  0.53% ($28,708 average AGI)
from Clay County, WV  0.51% ($36,652)


4.23% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($32,109 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.23%
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 Gilmer County, WV  0.53% ($26,375 average AGI)
Businesses in Sutton, WV
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Nike1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Days Hotel1Rue211
DressBarn1Subway1
Dressbarn1Taco Bell1
Famous Footwear1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS1
McDonald's1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sutton:

  • WSGB (1490 AM; 1 kW; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WCAW (680 AM; 10 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAY (860 AM; 10 kW; OAK HILL, WV; Owner: COMMISSIONED COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBUC (1460 AM; 5 kW; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCHS (580 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CHARLESTON)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WIWS (1070 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WYKM (1250 AM; 5 kW; RUPERT, WV; Owner: MT. STATE B. CO., INC.)
  • WJLS (560 AM; 5 kW; BECKLEY, WV; Owner: FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC)
  • WSVA (550 AM; 10 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sutton:

  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WCWV (92.9 FM; SUMMERSVILLE, WV; Owner: R-S BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAFD (100.3 FM; WEBSTER SPRINGS, WV; Owner: J & K BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVPW (88.9 FM; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WMLJ (90.5 FM; SUMMERSVILLE, WV; Owner: GRACE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WBHZ (91.9 FM; ELKINS, WV; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • Sutton, West Virginia
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:6
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents26
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • West Virginia average
  • Fatal accident count4091
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents6004
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons1552
  • Fatalities4536
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents9979
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents305
See more detailed statistics of Sutton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 400ft / 122mTotal length
  • $6,684,000Total costs
  • 101,499Total average daily traffic
  • 20,793Total average daily truck traffic
  • 101,559Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Sutton, WV - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 111960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 41990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sutton, WV

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Sutton, WV)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sutton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: GULLEDGE ROBERT E JR RGII (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 100ZX, N100ZX, N-100ZX, Serial Number: 002, Airworthiness Date: 10/24/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 05/20/2020
    Registrant (Corporation): Braxton Flying Club, 110 Hangar Ave, Sutton, WV 26601
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/08/2014
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23359, N23359, N-23359, Serial Number: 15068900, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 05/13/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 02/02/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Frank W Jr Grindo, 201 Tailwinds Dr, Sutton, WV 26601
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-340 SERIES (170 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3145P, N3145P, N-3145P, Serial Number: 23-1076, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 06/12/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 04/30/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Michael A Mallory, 1015 Morton Rd, Sutton, WV 26601
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/08/2018

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 27. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 46 took place in 2014, and the least - 2 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Sutton, WV When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (45.9%), and Outside Fires (24.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sutton, WV
    • 19845.9%Structure Fires
    • 10524.4%Outside Fires
    • 9923.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 296.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sutton, WV
Most common first names in Sutton, WV among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3878.5 years
John3271.8 years
William3174.4 years
James3074.1 years
Charles2672.5 years
Robert1570.5 years
George1375.8 years
Clarence1273.8 years
Harry1275.4 years
Myrtle1183.7 years
Most common last names in Sutton, WV among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis3577.9 years
Skidmore3379.8 years
Facemire3076.8 years
Cutlip2875.7 years
Williams2174.2 years
Rose1870.3 years
Dean1778.8 years
Harris1571.0 years
Jackson1585.2 years
Cogar1476.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sutton, WV
  • 60.7%Utility gas
  • 30.0%Electricity
  • 9.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sutton, WV
  • 54.9%Electricity
  • 45.1%Utility gas


Sutton compared to West Virginia state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are no pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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