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Demographics Analysis

The people of Tucker County, West Virginia give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Male:

Under 5 years : 155

5 to 9 years : 201

10 to 14 years : 186

15 to 17 years : 152

18 and 19 years : 52

20 years : 63

21 years : 19

22 to 24 years : 87

25 to 29 years : 189

30 to 34 years : 165

35 to 39 years : 208

40 to 44 years : 274

45 to 49 years : 262

50 to 54 years : 255

55 to 59 years : 253

60 and 61 years : 131

62 to 64 years : 124

65 and 66 years : 127

67 to 69 years : 134

70 to 74 years : 102

75 to 79 years : 105

80 to 84 years : 115

85 years and over : 37

Female:

Under 5 years : 159

5 to 9 years : 187

10 to 14 years : 181

15 to 17 years : 146

18 and 19 years : 62

20 years : 48

21 years : 42

22 to 24 years : 71

25 to 29 years : 133

30 to 34 years : 166

35 to 39 years : 202

40 to 44 years : 255

45 to 49 years : 276

50 to 54 years : 257

55 to 59 years : 218

60 and 61 years : 135

62 to 64 years : 186

65 and 66 years : 95

67 to 69 years : 103

70 to 74 years : 180

75 to 79 years : 145

80 to 84 years : 139

85 years and over : 79


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,936

Multiple ancestry : 1,872

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 261

Ancestry not reported : 1,792


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,828

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 8

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 5

Not a U.S. citizen : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Total:

Under 5 years : 314

5 to 17 years : 1,053

18 to 24 years : 444

25 to 34 years : 653

35 to 44 years : 939

45 to 54 years : 1,050

55 to 59 years : 471

60 and 61 years : 266

62 to 64 years : 310

65 to 74 years : 741

75 years and over : 620

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 272

5 to 17 years : 827

18 to 24 years : 342

25 to 34 years : 514

35 to 44 years : 665

45 to 54 years : 669

55 to 59 years : 400

60 and 61 years : 218

62 to 64 years : 232

65 to 74 years : 555

75 years and over : 539

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 42

5 to 17 years : 226

18 to 24 years : 102

25 to 34 years : 131

35 to 44 years : 268

45 to 54 years : 367

55 to 59 years : 71

60 and 61 years : 48

62 to 64 years : 78

65 to 74 years : 181

75 years and over : 81

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 8

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 6

45 to 54 years : 14

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 5

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,585

Female : 2,648

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 803

Female : 792

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 8

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Born in state of residence : 5,231

Born in other state in the United States : 1,594

Native: born outside the United States : 8

Foreign born : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 782

Now married, except separated : 2,526

Divorced : 573

Separated : 17

Widowed : 425

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 310

Now married, except separated : 857

Divorced : 184

Separated : 7

Widowed : 78

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 8

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 14

Divorced : 6

Separated : 0

Widowed : 5


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Speak only English : 6,507

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 14


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Tucker County, West Virginia

  • German: 44   (43.1%)
  • Slovene: 17   (16.7%)
  • Dutch: 16   (15.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 8   (7.8%)
  • United States Or American: 6   (5.9%)
  • Irish: 6   (5.9%)
  • English: 5   (4.9%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Tucker County, West Virginia is 6,861



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Tucker County, West Virginia: 3,396
Female Population in Tucker County, West Virginia: 3,465


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Tucker County, West Virginia: 43.3
Median Female Resident Age in Tucker County, West Virginia: 46.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of West Virginia is 41


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Tucker County, West Virginia


White


Both sexes

46.5

Male

45.8

Female

47.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

19.2

Male

18.5

Female

19.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.0

Male

26.5

Female

35.0

Asian


Both sexes

41.5

Male

39.5

Female

43.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

58.5

Male

0.0

Female

58.5

Other


Both sexes

23.0

Male

18.5

Female

27.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.5

Male

24.5

Female

21.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.8

Male

27.5

Female

27.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.5

Male

45.8

Female

47.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Tucker County, West Virginia


  • White: 6,858
  • African American: 3
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Tucker County, West Virginia citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Tucker County, West Virginia

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (8.33%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 22   (45.83%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 0   (0%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 8   (16.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 14   (29.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (9.86%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (2.82%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3   (4.23%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 46   (64.79%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 0   (0%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13   (18.31%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Tucker County, West Virginia

  • Tucker County School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 501 Chestnut St, Parsons, WV 26287, Phone: (304) 478-2771, Students: 1,206 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Tucker County, West Virginia

  • Tucker Valley Elementary/middle School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 100 Crest Ave, Hambleton, WV 26269, Phone: (304) 478-3606, Students: 586 )

  • Davis-thomas Elementary/middle School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 250, Thomas, WV 26292, Phone: (304) 463-4422, Students: 219 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Tucker County, West Virginia

  • Tucker County High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Rt. 1 Box 153, Hambleton, WV 26269, Phone: (304) 478-2651, Students: 401 )

  • Davis Correctional Center


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: Blackwater Falls Road, Davis, WV 26260, Phone: (304) 259-5252, Students: 35 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Tucker County, West Virginia

  • Alldredge Academy


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: Po Box 310, Davis, WV 26260, Phone: (304) 259-2262, Students: 48 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Tucker County, West Virginia

  • Five Rivers Public Library


    301 Walnut St., Parsons, WV 26287

  • Mountaintop Public Library


    Quail Ridge Road & 2nd Street, Thomas, WV 26292

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Tucker County, West Virginia


  • Alpine Heritage Preservation Inc


    Po Box 299, Davis, WV 26260

  • Corricks Ford Battlefield Association


    213 Jersey Lane, Parsons, WV 26287

  • New Historic Thomas Project Committee


    Po Box 116, Thomas, WV 26292

  • Tucker Co Historical Society Incorporated


    Po Box 13, Hambleton, WV 26269

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Tucker County, West Virginia affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Tucker County, West Virginia.

Area Features of Tucker County, West Virginia


Airport


(1) Windwood Fly-in Resort Airport  

Area


(1) Baker Sods  

Bend


(1) Holly Meadows   (2) Horseshoe Bend  

Bridge


(1) Blackfork Bridge   (2) Holly Meadows Bridge   (3) Moss Bridge   (4) Saint George Bridge   (5) Shavers Fork Bridge   (6) Thomas Bridge   (7) Thomas Patrick Memorial Bridge  

Building


(1) Blackwater Lodge   (2) Canaan Valley Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Davis Fire Department   (4) Davis Town Hall   (5) Lamberts Ambulance Service Parsons   (6) Mountaintop Public Library   (7) Parsons City Police Department   (8) Parsons Town Hall   (9) Parsons Volunteer Fire Department   (10) Thomas Fire Department   (11) Thomas Town Hall   (12) Tucker County Ambulance Authority Squad 54734   (13) Tucker County Courthouse   (14) Tucker County Emergency Medical Services 54735   (15) Tucker County Emergency Medical Services Substation   (16) Tucker County Jail   (17) Tucker County Sheriff S Office   (18) West Virginia State Police Troop 3 Parsons Detachment  

Cape


(1) Middle Point  

Cemetery


(1) Bethel Cemetery   (2) Bonifield Cemetery   (3) Collett Cemetery   (4) Cortland Cemetery   (5) Fairview Cemetery   (6) Fansler Cemetery   (7) Goff Cemetery   (8) Hile Cemetery   (9) Kight Cemetery   (10) Knotts Cemetery   (11) Limestone Cemetery   (12) Mcneely Cemetery   (13) Mount Olivet Cemetery   (14) Rose Hill Cemetery   (15) Teter Cemetery   (16) Thomas Cemetery   (17) White Cemetery  

Census


(1) Bowden Census Designated Place   (2) Faulkner Census Designated Place   (3) St George Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Ann Eliza Methodist Episcopal Church   (2) Bethel Church   (3) Bretz Church Of Christ   (4) Brights Chapel   (5) Church Of God   (6) Davis Methodist Episcopal Church   (7) Fairview Church   (8) First Baptist Church   (9) First Methodist Church   (10) First United Brethren Church   (11) Flanagan Hill Church   (12) Goff Memorial Methodist Protestant Church   (13) Hambleton Church Of The Brethren   (14) Holly Meadows Presbyterian Church Historical   (15) Limestone Church   (16) Macedonia Church   (17) Mackeyville Church   (18) Mill Run Church   (19) Mount Olive Church   (20) Mount Olive Church Historical   (21) Parsons Presbyterian Church   (22) Saint Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church   (23) Saint Johns Methodist Church   (24) Saint Thomas Roman Catholic Church   (25) Saint Veronica Catholic Church   (26) Sugarland Church   (27) White Ridge Church  

Civil


(1) Black Fork District   (2) City Of Parsons   (3) City Of Thomas   (4) Davis District   (5) Dry Fork District   (6) Fairfax District   (7) Saint George District   (8) Town Of Davis   (9) Town Of Hambleton   (10) Town Of Hendricks   (11) Tucker County  

Crossing


(1) Jobs Ford  

Dam


(1) City Of Thomas Dam   (2) City Of Thomas Reservoir Dam   (3) Flat Run Lake Dam   (4) Pendleton Run Watershed Dam   (5) Spruce Island Lake Dam  

Falls


(1) Blackwater Falls  

Flat


(1) Dolly Sods  

Gap


(1) Big Springs Gap   (2) Low Gap  

Hospital


(1) Tucker County Hospital Historical  

Locale


(1) Beechwood   (2) Bickle Knob Lookout Tower   (3) Bickle Knob Picnic Area   (4) Bowden National Fish Hatchery   (5) Camp 88 Historical   (6) Camp Kidd   (7) Camp Seventy   (8) Camp Seventyone   (9) Camp Seventytwo   (10) Canaan Valley Resorts Golf Course   (11) Cheat District Ranger Station   (12) Evans Mill Historical   (13) Fairfax Stone   (14) Forty Three   (15) Holly Meadows Golf Course   (16) Horseshoe Ymca Camp   (17) Horseshore Recreation Site   (18) Red Creek Campground   (19) Red Run Station Historical   (20) Sand Run Junction Historical  

Mine


(1) Fairfax Quarry  

Park


(1) Alpena Gap Recreation Site   (2) Bear Heaven Recreation Area   (3) Blackwater Falls State Park   (4) Blackwater Wildlife Management Area   (5) Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge   (6) Canaan Valley Resort State Park   (7) Fairfax Stone Historical Monument   (8) Fairfax Stone State Park   (9) Ferron Experimental Forest   (10) Otter Creek Wildlife Management Area  

Populated Place


(1) Alpena   (2) Auvil   (3) Benbush   (4) Bowden   (5) Bretz   (6) Canaan Heights   (7) Coketon   (8) Cortland   (9) Davis   (10) Davisville   (11) Douglas   (12) Elk   (13) Evenwood   (14) Fairfax   (15) Faulkner   (16) Gladwin   (17) Hambleton   (18) Hendricks   (19) Holly Meadows   (20) Jenningston   (21) Kuntzville Historical   (22) Lead Mine   (23) Lime Rock Historical   (24) Location   (25) Mackeyville   (26) Mill Run Historical   (27) Parsons   (28) Perlytown Historical   (29) Pierce   (30) Pleasant Vale   (31) Red Creek   (32) Richford Historical   (33) Rosendorf   (34) Saint George   (35) Thomas   (36) William   (37) Wilsonia Historical   (38) Wymer  

Post Office


(1) Davis Post Office   (2) Parsons Post Office   (3) Thomas Post Office   (4) Wymer Post Office  

Range


(1) Backbone Mountain  

Reserve


(1) Otter Creek Wilderness  

Reservoir


(1) Spruce Island Lake  

Ridge


(1) Beech Pen Ridge   (2) Brushy Ridge   (3) Five Lick Ridge   (4) Krafts Ridge   (5) Panther Camp Ridge   (6) White Ridge  

School


(1) Alldredge Academy Historical   (2) Beckner School Historical   (3) Cannon School Historical   (4) Cascade School Historical   (5) Chestnut Grove School Historical   (6) Chestnut School Historical   (7) Clay Lick School Historical   (8) Close Mountain School Historical   (9) Cortland Grade School Historical   (10) Cosner School Historical   (11) Davis High School Historical   (12) Davis Thomas Elementary Middle School   (13) Fairview School Historical   (14) Flannigan School Historical   (15) Fork Mountain School Historical   (16) Hamrick School Historical   (17) Harmon School Historical   (18) Hickory Grove School Historical   (19) Holly Meadows School Historical   (20) Horseshoe Bend School Historical   (21) Johnson School Historical   (22) Kenneth Honey Rubenstein Center   (23) Lime Rock School Historical   (24) Limestone School Historical   (25) Macedonia School Historical   (26) Mackeyville School Historical   (27) Maple Grove School Historical   (28) Mill Run School Historical   (29) Mount Hope School Historical   (30) Mount Olive School Historical   (31) Mount Prospect School Historical   (32) Mylius School Historical   (33) Otter Creek School Historical   (34) Parsons Elementary School Historical   (35) Parsons High School Historical   (36) Pine Grove School Historical   (37) Pleasant Vale School Historical   (38) Saint George Academy   (39) Saint Thomas School Historical   (40) Shavers Mountain School Historical   (41) Sugarland School Historical   (42) Thomas High School Historical   (43) Tucker Christian Academy Historical   (44) Tucker County High School   (45) Tucker Valley Annex School   (46) Tucker Valley Elementary Middle School   (47) Valley School Historical   (48) White Ridge School Historical  

Spring


(1) Close Mountain Spring   (2) Devils Run Spring   (3) Ernest Carr Spring   (4) Graham Farm Spring   (5) Kent Lambert Spring   (6) Lester Falnagan Spring   (7) Mark E Burke Spring   (8) North Spring   (9) South Spring  

Stream


(1) Alder Run   (2) Ash Lick   (3) Baker Camp Run   (4) Bear Run   (5) Bearwallow Run   (6) Beaver Creek   (7) Bickle Run   (8) Big Run   (9) Bingham Run   (10) Birch Lick   (11) Black Fork   (12) Blackwater River   (13) Bonifield Run   (14) Brannons Run   (15) Bridge Run   (16) Brushy Creek   (17) Bull Run   (18) Cave Run   (19) Chaffey Run   (20) Cherry Run   (21) Clay Lick Run   (22) Clover Run   (23) Clower Run   (24) Club Run   (25) Coal Run   (26) Condon Run   (27) Devils Dump Run   (28) Devils Run   (29) Drift Run   (30) Dry Fork   (31) Dry Run   (32) East Branch Weimer Run   (33) Elklick Run   (34) Engine Run   (35) Finley Run   (36) Five Lick Creek   (37) Flannigan Run   (38) Flat Rock Run   (39) Flat Run   (40) Freeland Run   (41) Glade Run   (42) Glady Fork   (43) Guysbarger Run   (44) Harper Run   (45) Hawkins Run   (46) Hickory Lick Run   (47) Hile Run   (48) Hog Run   (49) Horseshoe Run   (50) Jonathan Run   (51) Laurel Fork   (52) Laurel Lick Run   (53) Laurel Run   (54) Leadmine Run   (55) Left Branch Mill Run   (56) Left Fork Bull Run   (57) Left Fork Clover Run   (58) Left Fork Red Creek   (59) Lick Drain   (60) Licking Creek   (61) Lime Hollow Run   (62) Lindy Run   (63) Little Blackwater River   (64) Little Mill Run   (65) Long Run   (66) Lost Run   (67) Low Gap Run   (68) Lynn Run   (69) Maxwell Run   (70) Middle Run   (71) Mike Run   (72) Mill Run   (73) Minear Run   (74) Moore Run   (75) Nichols Lane Run   (76) North Branch Blackwater River   (77) North Fork Blackwater River   (78) North Fork Red Run   (79) Otter Creek   (80) Panther Camp Run   (81) Pendleton Creek   (82) Pond Creek   (83) Possession Camp Run   (84) Red Creek   (85) Red Run   (86) Reservoir Run   (87) Right Fork Bull Run   (88) Right Fork Clover Run   (89) Roaring Run   (90) Sailor Run   (91) Sand Run   (92) Shavers Fork   (93) Shavers Lick Run   (94) Shays Run   (95) Snyder Run   (96) South Fork Red Run   (97) Spring Run   (98) Spruce Lick Run   (99) Stalnaker Run   (100) Stump Run   (101) Taylor Run   (102) Three Spring Run   (103) Tobes Run   (104) Tub Run   (105) Turkey Run   (106) Two Spring Run   (107) Upper Jonathan Run   (108) Walnut Hollow Run   (109) Waterfall Run   (110) Weimer Run   (111) West Branch Weimer Run   (112) Wilson Run   (113) Wolf Run   (114) Woodford Run   (115) Yellow Creek   (116) Yoakum Run  

Summit


(1) Bearden Knob   (2) Bickle Knob   (3) Big Knob   (4) Blackbird Knob   (5) Brown Mountain   (6) Canaan Mountain   (7) Chimney Rock   (8) Close Mountain   (9) Cooper Knob   (10) Flat Ridge   (11) Green Mountain   (12) Hertig Knob   (13) Hog Knob   (14) Limestone Mountain   (15) Mcgowan Mountain   (16) Mozark Mountain   (17) Pointy Knob   (18) Roger Camp Hill   (19) Stuart Knob   (20) Turkey Knob  

Tower


(1) Olson Lookout Tower  

Trail


(1) Bennet Rock Trail   (2) Big Springs Gap Trail   (3) Blackbird Knob Trail   (4) Boundary Trail   (5) Breathed Mountain Trail   (6) Canyon Rim Trail   (7) Flat Rock Trail   (8) Green Mountain Trail   (9) Limerock Trail   (10) Lindy Run Trail   (11) Little Black Fork Trail   (12) Mcgowan Mountain Trail   (13) Middle Mountain Trail   (14) Moore Run Trail   (15) Mountain Side Trail   (16) Otter Creek Trail   (17) Plantation Trail   (18) Shavers Mountain Trail   (19) Stonecoal Trail   (20) Yellow Creek Trail  

Valley


(1) Baker Hollow   (2) Canaan Valley   (3) Coon Hollow   (4) Devils Gulch   (5) Fishing Trough Hollow   (6) Hickman Slide Hollow   (7) John B Hollow   (8) Slip Hollow   (9) Smoky Hollow   (10) Wilson Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Tucker County, West Virginia

26287 (pop. 3,328) 26260 (pop. 1,104) 26269 (pop. 996)
26292 (pop. 813) 26254 (pop. 353) 26271 (pop. 241)
26289 (pop. 77)    


Counties Nearby Tucker County, West Virginia

Barbour County, WV  (pop. 15,522) 22.0 Miles
Grant County, WV  (pop. 11,789) 22.5 Miles
Preston County, WV  (pop. 33,814) 24.1 Miles
Randolph County, WV  (pop. 29,412) 25.6 Miles
Taylor County, WV  (pop. 16,188) 27.9 Miles
Pendleton County, WV  (pop. 7,577) 34.0 Miles
Upshur County, WV  (pop. 24,490) 36.4 Miles
Hardy County, WV  (pop. 13,488) 38.5 Miles
Monongalia County, WV  (pop. 100,491) 40.9 Miles
Marion County, WV  (pop. 56,793) 41.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Tucker County, West Virginia

304



Elevation in Tucker County, West Virginia is 2,753.0 ft. (839.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Tucker County, West Virginia

Lat: 39.128836 N        Long: -79.597109 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Tucker County, West Virginia need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In West Virginia

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.90 5.36 3.56 8.19 0.00 4.73
  Total Electric Industry 5.90 5.36 3.56 8.19 0.00 4.73
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.91 5.41 3.67 8.60 0.00 4.84
  Total Electric Industry 5.91 5.41 3.67 8.60 0.00 4.84
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.17 5.63 3.84 8.59 0.00 5.05
  Total Electric Industry 6.17 5.63 3.84 8.59 0.00 5.05
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.30 5.78 3.96 9.22 0.00 5.22
  Total Electric Industry 6.30 5.78 3.96 9.22 0.00 5.22
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.36 5.83 3.98 9.44 0.00 5.25
  Total Electric Industry 6.36 5.83 3.98 9.44 0.00 5.25
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.50 5.86 4.03 9.36 0.00 5.34
  Total Electric Industry 6.50 5.86 4.03 9.36 0.00 5.34
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.38 5.71 3.91 9.27 0.00 5.21
  Total Electric Industry 6.38 5.71 3.91 9.27 0.00 5.21
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.26 5.54 3.71 8.71 0.00 5.02
  Total Electric Industry 6.26 5.54 3.71 8.71 0.00 5.02
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.29 5.56 3.78 9.39 0.00 5.07
  Total Electric Industry 6.29 5.56 3.78 9.39 0.00 5.07
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.27 5.53 3.80 9.10 0.00 5.09
  Total Electric Industry 6.27 5.53 3.80 9.10 0.00 5.09
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.27 5.46 3.76 9.88 0.00 5.07
  Total Electric Industry 6.27 5.46 3.76 9.88 0.00 5.07
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 6.26 5.44 3.74 10.36 0.00 5.07
  Total Electric Industry 6.26 5.44 3.74 10.36 0.00 5.07
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 6.23 5.41 3.81 10.01 0.00 5.11
  Total Electric Industry 6.23 5.41 3.81 10.01 0.00 5.11
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 6.24 5.45 3.81 0.00 0.00 5.13
  Total Electric Industry 6.24 5.45 3.81 0.00 0.00 5.13
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 6.23 5.46 3.83 0.00 5.70 5.13
  Total Electric Industry 6.23 5.46 3.83 0.00 5.70 5.13
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 6.21 5.53 3.85 0.00 6.08 5.15
  Total Electric Industry 6.21 5.53 3.85 0.00 6.08 5.15
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 6.35 5.59 3.71 0.00 5.86 5.04
  Total Electric Industry 6.35 5.59 3.71 0.00 5.86 5.04

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Tucker County, West Virginia

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 7   (12.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 3   (5.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 12   (21.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 7   (12.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 10   (17.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 13   (22.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 5   (8.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 0   (0.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,304

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 297

In 3-person carpool : 90

In 4-person carpool : 45

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 16

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 17

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 5

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 156

Other means : 46

Worked at home : 158


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Less than 5 minutes : 194

5 to 9 minutes : 659

10 to 14 minutes : 303

15 to 19 minutes : 231

20 to 24 minutes : 280

25 to 29 minutes : 83

30 to 34 minutes : 355

35 to 39 minutes : 82

40 to 44 minutes : 156

45 to 59 minutes : 299

60 to 89 minutes : 179

90 or more minutes : 155


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

With Social Security income : 869

No Social Security income : 2,132


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

With retirement income : 802

No retirement income : 2,199


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 78

$10,000 to $14,999 : 136

$15,000 to $19,999 : 157

$20,000 to $24,999 : 195

$25,000 to $29,999 : 183

$30,000 to $34,999 : 128

$35,000 to $39,999 : 183

$40,000 to $44,999 : 169

$45,000 to $49,999 : 134

$50,000 to $59,999 : 167

$60,000 to $74,999 : 168

$75,000 to $99,999 : 191

$100,000 to $124,999 : 93

$125,000 to $149,999 : 11

$150,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $38,726


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Tucker County, West Virginia

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 10  (28.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 10  (28.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 0  (0.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (20.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 15  (36.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 12  (29.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 14  (34.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Tucker County, West Virginia

Employed: 2,886
Unemployed: 191



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Tucker County, West Virginia

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 20.7%
  • Other: 79.3%







There are 332 Farms In Tucker County, West Virginia


(updated 2008)



Banks In Tucker County, West Virginia

The Grant County Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $473.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 7

Citizens Bank Of West Virginia, Inc. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $214.4k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5

Mountain Valley Bank, N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $131.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 4

Miners & Merchants Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $51.3k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Tucker County, West Virginia

  • Oakland Airport


    (about 21.6 miles in Crellin, Maryland; Airport Code: ODM)

  • Elkins-Randolph County-Jennings Randolph Field


    (about 21.6 miles in Elkins, West Virginia; Airport Code: EKN)

  • Grant County


    (about 25.9 miles in Arthur, West Virginia; Airport Code: PGC)

  • Garrett County


    (about 34.2 miles in Mc Henry, Maryland; Airport Code: OBT)

  • North Central West Virginia


    (about 35.7 miles in Bridgeport, West Virginia; Airport Code: CKB)

  • Benedum


    (about 35.8 miles in Bridgeport, West Virginia; Airport Code: CKB)

  • Morgantown Municipal-Walter L. Bill Hart Field


    (about 39.4 miles in Morgantown, West Virginia; Airport Code: MGW)

  • Cumberland Municipal


    (about 55.6 miles in Wiley Ford, West Virginia; Airport Code: CBE)

  • Greater Cumberland Regional


    (about 55.9 miles in Wiley Ford, West Virginia; Airport Code: CBE)

  • Shenandoah Valley Regional


    (about 70.7 miles in Weyers Cave, Virginia; Airport Code: SHD)

  • Front Royal-Warren County


    (about 73.6 miles in Front Royal, Virginia; Airport Code: FRR)

  • Winchester Regional


    (about 77.9 miles in Winchester, Virginia; Airport Code: WGO)

  • Winchester Airport


    (about 77.9 miles in Winchester, Virginia; Airport Code: WGO)

  • Washington County


    (about 78.8 miles in Washington, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: WSG)

  • Arnold Palmer Regional


    (about 79.8 miles in Latrobe, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: LBE)

  • Latrobe Airport


    (about 80.0 miles in Latrobe, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: LBE)

  • Westmoreland/Latrobe


    (about 80.0 miles in Latrobe, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: LBE)

  • Ingalls Field


    (about 82.3 miles in Hot Springs, Virginia; Airport Code: HSP)

  • Allegheny County


    (about 86.5 miles in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: AGC)

  • Bedford County


    (about 87.8 miles in Fishertown, Pennsylvania; Airport Code: PA2)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Tucker County, West Virginia

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

72.31%

Carpooled

9.23%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

6.15%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

12.31%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Tucker County, West Virginia, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,655

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 150

Female householder, no husband present : 210

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 840

Householder not living alone : 146


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 70

Female householder and female partner : 1

Female householder and male partner : 82

All other households : 2,848


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,512

Renter-occupied housing units : 143

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 118

Renter-occupied housing units : 32

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 156

Renter-occupied housing units : 54

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 564

Renter-occupied housing units : 422


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 307

$10,000 to $14,999 : 341

$15,000 to $19,999 : 246

$20,000 to $24,999 : 230

$25,000 to $29,999 : 307

$30,000 to $34,999 : 216

$35,000 to $39,999 : 236

$40,000 to $44,999 : 172

$45,000 to $49,999 : 161

$50,000 to $59,999 : 202

$60,000 to $74,999 : 211

$75,000 to $99,999 : 215

$100,000 to $124,999 : 93

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $199,999 : 14

$200,000 or more : 24


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Total : 4,820


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Occupied : 3,001

Vacant : 1,819


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : 70

Built 2000 to 2004 : 125

Built 1990 to 1999 : 822

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,176

Built 1970 to 1979 : 708

Built 1960 to 1969 : 354

Built 1950 to 1959 : 202

Built 1940 to 1949 : 177

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,186


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Utility gas : 1,455

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 402

Electricity : 440

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 121

Coal or coke : 101

Wood : 447

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 31

No fuel used : 4


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Less than $10,000 : 120

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 78

$20,000 to $24,999 : 85

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 54

$35,000 to $39,999 : 64

$40,000 to $49,999 : 120

$50,000 to $59,999 : 166

$60,000 to $69,999 : 141

$70,000 to $79,999 : 229

$80,000 to $89,999 : 196

$90,000 to $99,999 : 170

$100,000 to $124,999 : 300

$125,000 to $149,999 : 82

$150,000 to $174,999 : 76

$175,000 to $199,999 : 80

$200,000 to $249,999 : 118

$250,000 to $299,999 : 47

$300,000 to $399,999 : 70

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 58

$750,000 to $999,999 : 56

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 51

Home equity loan only : 70

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 10

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 754

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,465


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Tucker County, West Virginia)

Built 2005 or later : $114,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $533,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $117,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $91,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $82,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $83,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $69,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $50,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $67,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Tucker County, West Virginia: 67.1%

Percentage of Family Households in West Virginia: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Tucker County, West Virginia

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 7 7 $379,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $379,000
2000        
  Single Family 8 8 $531,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $531,000
2001        
  Single Family 1 1 $50,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $50,000
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $65,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $65,000
2003        
  Single Family 1 1 $133,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $133,000
2004        
  Single Family 11 11 $827,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $827,000
2005        
  Single Family 7 7 $477,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $477,000
2006        
  Single Family 4 4 $440,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $440,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Tucker County, WV): $24,583
Median Household Income In 2000 (West Virginia): $29,696


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Tucker County): $123,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (West Virginia): $66,000


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Tucker County, West Virginia

Utility Gas: 19.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 10.6%
Electricity: 12.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 10.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 47.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Tucker County, West Virginia

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 34.51%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 65.49%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Tucker County): $0
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (West Virginia): $401
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Tucker County): $502


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Tucker County, West Virginia are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Tucker County, West Virginia

Barbour County Home Health


     Address: 23 Wabash Avenue, Philippi, West Virginia 26416
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1989

Grant Memorial Hospital Home Health


     Address: Po Box 1019, Petersburg, West Virginia 26847
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 9/18/1987

Preston Mem Hm Hlth Srvcs


     Address: 410 E Main Street, Kingwood, West Virginia 26537
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/15/1977

Davis Homecare


     Address: P O Box 1759, Elkins, West Virginia 26241
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/26/1986

Grafton Taylor Co Health Department Home Health


     Address: 718 W Main Street, Grafton, West Virginia 26354
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/4/1990

Hospitals Close To Tucker County, West Virginia

"broaddus Hospital Association, Inc"


     Address: Mansfield Hill P O Box 930, Philippi, West Virginia 26416
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Grant Memorial Hospital


     Address: Route 55 P O Box 1019, Petersburg, West Virginia 26847
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Preston Memorial Hospital


     Address: 300 S Price Street, Kingwood, West Virginia 26537
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Davis Memorial Hospital


     Address: Po Box 1484, Elkins, West Virginia 26241
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Grafton City Hospital


     Address: 500 Market Street, Grafton, West Virginia 26354
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Tucker County, West Virginia

Cortland Acres Nursing Home


     Address: Hc 60, Box 98, Thomas, West Virginia 26292
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: Not Avai%

Barbour County Good Sam. Ctr.


     Address: Route 3, Box 15c, Belington, West Virginia 26250
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Mansfield Place


     Address: Po Box 930, Philippi, West Virginia 26416
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Grant Memorial Hospital


     Address: P.o. Box 1019, Petersburg, West Virginia 26847
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 2
     Percent Occupied: 20%

Grant County Nursing Home


     Address: 27 Early Avenue, Petersburg, West Virginia 26847
     Ownership: Government - County
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 97%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Tucker County, West Virginia

Name: Beaver Valley
Address: P.O. Box 4; Shippingport, PA 15077
Distance: 112 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Tucker County, West Virginia

    Retired Workers: 1,830
    Disabled Workers: 420
    Widowers Workers: 395
    Spouses Workers: 215
    Children Workers: 260


(updated 2007)



Tucker County, West Virginia Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 38.89%
  • Bush & Cheney 60.53%
  • Other 0.58%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Tucker County, West Virginia citizens.

Relocation to Tucker County, WV

5.66 % of Tucker County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $30,608

West Virginia Average 5.78 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Tucker County, WV (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Randolph County , WV 1.15 % ($25,433 AGI )

Relocation away from Tucker County, WV

6.44 % of Tucker County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,276

West Virginia Average 5.65 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Tucker County, WV (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Randolph County , WV 1.25 % ($32,212 AGI )
  • Monongalia County , WV 0.53 % ($23,143 AGI )
  • Marion County , WV 0.38 % ($32,000 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in West Virginia

Low Bracket: $10,000 (3.00%)
High Bracket: $60,000 (6.50%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in West Virginia

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Tucker County, West Virginia is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Tucker County, West Virginia


On 07/08/1985, a tornado touched down 4.38 miles from the center of Tucker County, West Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/16/1954, a tornado touched down 5.58 miles from the center of Tucker County, West Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/05/1992, a tornado touched down 8.58 miles from the center of Tucker County, West Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/14/1954, a tornado touched down 13.64 miles from the center of Tucker County, West Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 8 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 07/09/1980, a tornado touched down 18.08 miles from the center of Tucker County, West Virginia. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50 to $500.



Storms In Tucker County, West Virginia

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
07/05/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
06/26/2006, 05:30 pm 0 0 $25K --
06/25/2006, 11:00 am 0 0 $20K --
06/01/2006, 07:15 pm 0 0 $50K --
03/20/2002, 09:30 am 0 0 $5K --
07/29/2001, 05:20 am 0 0 $20K --
09/06/1996, 08:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
05/05/1996, 09:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/25/1995, 06:45 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/09/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $10K --
08/08/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
08/26/2003, 10:40 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/08/2003, 07:15 am 0 0 $150K --
03/09/2002, 08:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
08/09/2000, 01:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/15/2000, 02:35 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/15/2000, 02:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/24/2000, 05:25 pm 0 0 $2K --
08/16/1997, 10:30 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/28/1995, 02:45 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/21/1994, 04:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
06/18/1994, 05:45 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Wind        
10/05/1995, 12:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
         



Tornados In Tucker County, West Virginia

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1985-07-08 1 100 1 0 0 -- --
  1954-08-16 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Tucker County, West Virginia directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In West Virginia

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,220 2,500 2,800 2,800 3,086 3,326 3,619 3,638 3,534 3,698


(updated 2014)



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