The Plains, Virginia

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Population in 2019: 236 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.3%
Males: 91  (38.9%)
Females: 145  (61.1%)
Median resident age:

49.9 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 20198.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $81,462 (it was $43,750 in 2000)
The Plains:

$81,462
VA:

$76,456

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $40,272 (it was $27,909 in 2000)

The Plains town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $389,932 (it was $139,600 in 2000)
The Plains:

$389,932
VA:

$288,800

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $418,013; detached houses: $414,817

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,031.

March 2019 cost of living index in The Plains: 135.9 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.8%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in The Plains, VA (2019)
    • 17987.3%White alone
    • 136.3%Two or more races
    • 73.4%Black alone
    • 31.5%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in The Plains, Virginia as of July 24, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in The Plains is 95 to 1.


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Ancestries: Irish (19.4%), English (11.9%), European (9.0%), German (9.0%), Welsh (9.0%), Bulgarian (6.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1910

Elevation: 605 feet

Land area: 0.26 square miles.

Population density: 918 people per square mile   (low).

The Plains, Virginia map

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.9%
Virginia:

12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,592 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,493 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reston, VA (24.0 miles , pop. 56,407).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (41.2 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (161.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Marshall, VA (2.1 miles ),
Bull Run Mountain Estates, VA (2.6 miles ),
New Baltimore, VA (2.7 miles ),
Middleburg, VA (2.8 miles ),
Haymarket, VA (2.9 miles ),
Gainesville, VA (3.1 miles ),
Warrenton, VA (3.2 miles ),
Stone Ridge, VA (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 38.86 N, Longitude: 77.78 W

Area code: 540

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

3.3%
Virginia:

4.6%
Population change in the 1990s: +46 (+20.9%).
Most common industries in The Plains, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (16.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.5%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (24.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Gasoline stations (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (22.2%)
  • Health care (13.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.5%)
  • Social assistance (11.1%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
Most common occupations in The Plains, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.9%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (5.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.2%)
  • Child care workers (5.2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (8.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.4%)
  • Carpenters (6.2%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (6.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.2%)
  • Computer specialists (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (11.1%)
  • Child care workers (11.1%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (8.3%)
  • Cashiers (8.3%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)

Average climate in The Plains, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

The Plains, Virginia average temperatures The Plains, Virginia average precipitation The Plains, Virginia humidity The Plains, Virginia wind speed The Plains, Virginia snowfall The Plains, Virginia sunshine The Plains, Virginia clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 49.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.421. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.421
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.13. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.13
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 2.02. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.02
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.9
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

The Plains-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the The Plains town center injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 9/17/2004, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.4 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused $250,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

The Plains-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 53% 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 66.5 miles away from The Plains 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 64.2 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 77.3 miles away from The Plains 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 228.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 88.5 miles away from The Plains center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 137.4 miles away from the city 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 Fauquier County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
The Plains topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near The Plains:

  • HAYMARKET DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; GAINESVILLE, VA)
  • OAK SPRINGS (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WARRENTON, VA)
  • OAK SPRINGS OF WARRENTON (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WARRENTON, VA)
  • FAUQUIER HOSP HM HLTH SVCS (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; WARRENTON, VA)
  • DISTRICT NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WARRENTON, VA)
  • FAUQUIER HEALTH REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WARRENTON, VA)
  • THE FAUQUIER HOSPITAL, INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; WARRENTON, VA)

Amtrak stations near The Plains:

  • 13 miles: WARRENTON (RTS. 29/15/17 SOUTH) - Bus Station . Services: public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking.
  • 19 miles: MANASSAS (9500 WEST ST.) . Services: public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 19 miles: DULLES INTERNATIONAL AP'T (HERNDON, DULLES INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to The Plains:

  • Stratford University (about 26 miles; Fairfax, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,570)
  • George Mason University (about 26 miles; Fairfax, VA; FT enrollment: 26,002)
  • Lord Fairfax Community College (about 30 miles; Middletown, VA; FT enrollment: 4,144)
  • Northern Virginia Community College (about 30 miles; Annandale, VA; FT enrollment: 35,721)
  • Shenandoah University (about 30 miles; Winchester, VA; FT enrollment: 3,010)
  • American Public University System (about 30 miles; Charles Town, WV; FT enrollment: 43,829)
  • Medtech Institute (about 33 miles; Falls Church, VA; FT enrollment: 2,900)

Private high school in The Plains:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: The Plains Volunteer Fire and Rescue Company 4 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in The Plains include: First Baptist Church (A), Grace Episcopal Church (B), Saint Marks United Methodist Church (C), The Plains Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: African American Historic Association The (4243 Loudon Av).

Hotel: Grey Horse Inn (4350 Fauquier Avenue).

Fauquier County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

67.1%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

10.6%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households

Banks with branches in The Plains (2011 data):

  • The Fauquier Bank: The Plains Branch at 6464 Main St, branch established on 1926/09/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $612.9 mil, Deposits: $530.9 mil, headquarters in Warrenton, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Fauquier Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in The Plains:

Marital status in The Plains, VA
  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 23.1%

For population 25 years and over in The Plains:

  • High school or higher: 80.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Virginia average:

12.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for The Plains, VA (based on Fauquier County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,01756
Mainline Protestant9,02135
Catholic6,6001
Other1,4095
Black Protestant2221
Orthodox1153
None35,819-
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: 11
Fauquier County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
This county:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Fauquier County:

4.23 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
Fauquier County:

7.26 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.7%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fauquier County:

26.3%
State:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.5%
Virginia:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
The Plains:

50.1%
Virginia:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

50.3%
Virginia:

48.6%

Average BMI:
The Plains:

29.7
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.3%
Virginia:

20.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.2%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

43.3%
State:

33.5%

General health condition:
The Plains:

55.7%
Virginia:

57.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.5%
Virginia:

80.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of The Plains, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$2,375
Totals for Government 0$0 1$2,375

8.33% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($75,643 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.33%
Virginia average:

9.50%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($868 average AGI)
Fauquier County:

0.08%
Virginia average:

0.18%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Prince William County, VA  2.14% ($77,655 average AGI)
from Fairfax County, VA  0.93% ($104,563)
from Culpeper County, VA  0.57% ($59,032)


8.08% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($67,478 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.08%
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 Prince William County, VA  1.14% ($65,911 average AGI)
to Culpeper County, VA  0.96% ($53,414)
to Fairfax County, VA  0.49% ($68,807)

Businesses in The Plains, VA

  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in The Plains:

  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPRZ (1250 AM; 5 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: PRAISE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WKDV (1460 AM; 5 kW; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WTRI (1520 AM; daytime; 17 kW; BRUNSWICK, MD; Owner: JMK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAGE (1200 AM; 5 kW; LEESBURG, VA; Owner: RADIO WAGE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in The Plains:

  • WPER (89.9 FM; CULPEPER, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO INC.)
  • WINC-FM (92.5 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: MID ATLANTIC NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTOP-FM (107.7 FM; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • W228BA (93.5 FM; LEESBURG, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WBPS-FM (94.3 FM; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF WARRENTON LICENSEE, L.L.C.)
  • W243AF (96.5 FM; FLINT HILL, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WMXH-FM (105.7 FM; LURAY, VA; Owner: EASY RADIO, INC.)
  • WTRM (91.3 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: TIMBER RIDGE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WCUL (103.1 FM; CULPEPER, VA; Owner: JOYNER LICENSE, INC.)
  • WJZW (105.9 FM; WOODBRIDGE, VA; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WFRE (99.9 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W219BX (91.7 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CEDAR RIDGE CHILDREN'S HOME & SCHOOL, INC)
  • WLTF (97.5 FM; MARTINSBURG, WV; Owner: PRETTYMAN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around The Plains:

  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)

The Plains fatal accident list:

Dec 28, 2015 04:45 PM, Sr-55, Lat: 38.862289, Lon: -77.775319, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 3, 1979 09:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 302ft / 91.7mTotal length
  • $70,000Total costs
  • 228,863Total average daily traffic
  • 15,023Total average daily truck traffic
  • 503,481Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in The Plains, VA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 161970-1979
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for The Plains, VA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lat: 38.913167 Lon: -77.787000, Call Sign: WQFX695,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 461.500 MHz, 462.262 MHz, 463.612 MHz, 462.312 MHz, Grant Date: 08/31/2016, Expiration Date: 10/31/2026, Certifier: Nicholas Bretz, Registrant: Salamander Farm, 3074 Zulla Road, The Plains, VA 20198, Phone: (703) 879-3805, Fax: (540) 364-0324, Email:
  • Lat: 38.879111 Lon: -77.770000, Call Sign: WQTG557,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.655 MHz, 151.835 MHz, 154.540 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2014, Expiration Date: 01/29/2024, Certifier: Katherine Murdock, Registrant: Teltronics, 2248 Papermill Rd, Winchester, VA 22601, Phone: (540) 450-6650, Fax: (240) 581-9509, Email:
  • Lat: 38.933444 Lon: -77.781472, Call Sign: WQZJ277,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.537 MHz, 451.612 MHz, 451.737 MHz, 462.287 MHz, 467.287 MHz, Grant Date: 06/05/2017, Expiration Date: 06/05/2027, Certifier: K. Montgomery, Registrant: Bearcom Operating LLC, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (800) 458-9887, Email:
  • Lat: 38.927278 Lon: -77.769889, Call Sign: WRJS748,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.510 MHz, 159.660 MHz, 160.020 MHz, Grant Date: 10/21/2020, Expiration Date: 10/21/2030, Certifier: Robert Stryk, Registrant: Radio Communications Of Virginia, Inc., 1282 Mountain Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060, Phone: (804) 266-8999, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • THPLVAAC, 3804 Bull Run Mountain Rd (Lat: 38.882333 Lon: -77.702889), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.4 m, Overall height: 45.5 m, Call Sign: WQXC934,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, 11445.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2016, Expiration Date: 02/02/2026, Certifier: William H Johnson, Registrant: Xo Communications Services, LLC, 1300 I St., Nw, Suite 500e, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (617) 733-1049, Fax: (202) 289-6781, Email:
  • ROUND TOP MT, .71km West Of Bull Run Mountain Rd (Lat: 38.903250 Lon: -77.698139), Type: Tree, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 10 m, Call Sign: WQYN884,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2016, Expiration Date: 11/22/2026, Certifier: Claude Schoch, Registrant: High Mountain Farm, LLC, 2750 Landmark School Rd, The Plains, VA 20198, Phone: (540) 270-8573, Fax: (540) 270-8573, Email:
  • SITE2, 6389 Coontree Rd (Lat: 38.928861 Lon: -77.772972), Type: Pole, Structure height: 4.9 m, Call Sign: WRDC922, Licensee ID: L02061526,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/30/2019, Expiration Date: 03/30/2029, Certifier: Claude Schoch, Registrant: High Mountain Farm, LLC, 2750 Landmark School Rd, The Plains, VA 20198, Phone: (540) 270-8573, Fax: (540) 270-8573, Email:
  • Scott, The Plains (Lat: 38.776472 Lon: -77.815194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 44 m, Overall height: 45 m, Call Sign: WREZ525,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17900.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz, 17900.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 01/09/2020, Expiration Date: 01/09/2030, Certifier: Sean Lee, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • Bull Run, Waterfall Rd (Lat: 38.872306 Lon: -77.698000), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 44 m, Overall height: 45 m, Call Sign: WRJP918,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 10/06/2020, Expiration Date: 10/06/2030, Certifier: Sean Lee, Registrant: Intelpath, Hinsdale, IL 60522, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 13019, N13019, N-13019, Serial Number: 17702395, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 01/13/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 01/08/2010
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Eric Plumer, 3630 Bull Run Mountain Rd, The Plains, VA 20198, Other Owners: Melissa Plumer
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3572V, N3572V, N-3572V, Serial Number: 14955, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 10/19/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 07/30/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Nigel C Roberts, 4607 Hopewell Rd, The Plains, VA 20198
  • Aircraft: HOOVER RALPH C L&RV7ND (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: MATTITUCK TMX 360 (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 527LR, N527LR, N-527LR, Serial Number: 70968, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 10/08/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 05/07/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Ralph C Hoover, 6447 Main St, The Plains, VA 20198
  • Aircraft: GREAT LAKES 2T-1A-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: LYCOMING AEIO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 791BK, N791BK, N-791BK, Serial Number: 0798, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 02/28/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 08/24/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Robert Nc Boucher, 3655 Landmark Rd, The Plains, VA 20198
  • Aircraft: BEECH F33A (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 807LW, N807LW, N-807LW, Serial Number: CE-807, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 09/01/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 05/08/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey Locke, Po Box 62, The Plains, VA 20198
  • Aircraft: PIAGGIO AERO INDUSTRIES SPA P180 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-66A (850 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 989BJ, N989BJ, N-989BJ, Serial Number: 1152, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 02/27/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 07/22/2008
    Registrant (LLC): Salamandair LLC, 3074 Zulla Rd, The Plains, VA 20198
  • Aircraft: GULFSTREAM AEROSPACE G-IV (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 22, Weight: 20,000+ Pounds), Engine: ROLLS-ROYC TAY 611SER (12450 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 125SJ, N125SJ, N-125SJ, Serial Number: 1368, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 05/24/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 04/07/2008
    Registrant (Corporation): Salamander Services LLC, 3074 Zulla Rd, The Plains, VA 20198
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/13/2005, Exported to: Mexico

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$181,470
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9901.00

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 fires per year is 19. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 45 took place in 2015, and the least - 5 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in The Plains, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (35.8%), and Structure Fires (34.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in The Plains, VA
    • 11635.8%Outside Fires
    • 11234.6%Structure Fires
    • 8425.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 123.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for The Plains, VA
Most common first names in The Plains, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1082.0 years
John685.2 years
Helen585.0 years
James578.0 years
William575.8 years
Elizabeth479.0 years
George484.0 years
Margaret480.5 years
Gladys376.7 years
Hazel385.0 years
Most common last names in The Plains, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Creel487.0 years
Pearson480.0 years
Kannard381.0 years
Herringdon395.0 years
Lee385.0 years
Thomas377.4 years
Thompson365.3 years
Glascock266.9 years
Gregg287.9 years
Carter267.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in The Plains, VA
  • 38.6%Electricity
  • 31.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 26.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in The Plains, VA
  • 46.2%Electricity
  • 20.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 17.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.4%Wood


The Plains compared to Virginia 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 10 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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