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Population (year 2000): 16,743. Estimated population in July 2005: 16,439 (-1.8% change)
Males: 7,752 (46.3%), Females: 8,991 (53.7%)

Harrison County

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 40.5 years
Median household income: $27,722 (year 2000)
Median house value: $58,800 (year 2000)

Clarksburg, WV residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Clarksburg:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.1%)
  • Black (3.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (18.4%), German (15.5%), Italian (14.3%), Irish (14.1%), English (10.8%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%).

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Elevation: 1011 feet

Land area: 9.5 square miles

Clarksburg,

For population 25 years and over in Clarksburg

  • High school or higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clarksburg city

  • Never married: 24.8%
  • Now married: 49.1%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 12.1%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

1.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -1,694 (-9.2%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: PA Pittsburgh, (83.8 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (360.1 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: WV (1.6 miles Despard, Fort, WV Nutter (1.8 miles WV (2.9 miles Stonewood, WV (3.8 miles Anmoore, WV Bridgeport, (6.0 miles WV (6.4 miles Lumberport, Milford, WV (7.2 miles West WV (8.1 miles Shinnston,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 15 buildings, average cost: $44,600

Latitude: 39.28 N, Longitude: 80.34 W

Area code: 304


Clarksburg, West Virginia business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (22.5%), Retail trade (14.0%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +7,737 (+46.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,457 (53.0%)


 

Crime in Clarksburg by Year

Type 1999 2001 2002 2004
Murders 3 0 0 2
    per 100,000 17.9 0.0 0.0 11.9
Rapes 6 1 6 6
    per 100,000 35.8 6.0 35.8 35.8
Robberies 6 1 5 11
    per 100,000 35.8 6.0 29.9 65.7
Assaults 30 24 38 31
    per 100,000 179.2 143.3 227.0 185.2
Burglaries 152 26 64 166
    per 100,000 907.8 155.3 382.2 991.5
Thefts 369 52 181 614
    per 100,000 2203.9 310.6 1081.0 3667.2
Auto thefts 27 14 18 56
    per 100,000 161.3 83.6 107.5 334.5
243.4 62.8 147.3 325.9


Average climate in Clarksburg, West Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Clarksburg,

Clarksburg-area historical tornado activity is near West Virginia state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/1/1986, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 30.5 miles away from the Clarksburg city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/3/1980, a category 3 tornado 34.5 miles away from the city center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Hospital/medical center in Clarksburg:
  • UNITED HOSPITAL CENTER (PO BOX 1605)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Clarksburg:
  • FAIRMONT GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; FAIRMONT, WV)
  • STONEWALL JACKSON MEM HOSP (about 20 miles; WESTON, WV)
  • WILLIAM R SHARPE HOSPITAL AT WESTON (about 20 miles; WESTON, WV)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Clarksburg:
  • HARRISON/MARION REGIONAL (about 9 miles; CLARKSBURG, WV; ID: CKB)
  • MORGANTOWN MUNI-WALTER L. BILL HART FLD (about 39 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV; ID: MGW)
  • MID-OHIO VALLEY REGIONAL (about 76 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; ID: PKB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Clarksburg:
  • WADE F MALEY FIELD (about 10 miles; SHINNSTON, WV; ID: 6W0)
  • FAIRMONT MUNI-FRANKMAN FIELD (about 16 miles; FAIRMONT, WV; ID: 4G7)
  • LOUIS BENNETT FIELD (about 17 miles; WESTON, WV; ID: 49I)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Fire - Other 1 $1,528 $18,336 0 $0
Financial Administration 11 $31,298 $34,143 0 $0
Other Government Administration 10 $28,518 $34,221 9 $850
Judicial and Legal 0 $0   1 $882
Police Protection - Officers 38 $107,166 $33,841 0 $0
Police - Other 8 $12,452 $18,678 1 $432
Firefighters 42 $112,438 $32,125 0 $0
Streets and Highways 24 $58,916 $29,458 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 6 $13,708 $27,416 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 6 $16,394 $32,788 6 $4,086
Water Supply 38 $113,362 $35,798 1 $546
Other and Unallocable 1 $1,464 $17,568 6 $3,410
Sewerage 33 $84,154 $30,601 0 $0
Totals for Government 218 $581,398 $32,003 24 $10,206


Colleges/Universities in Clarksburg:
  • UNITED TECHNICAL CENTER (Full-time enrollment: 144; Location: RT 3 BOX 43C; Public)
  • CLARKSBURG BEAUTY ACADEMY (FT enrollment: 102; Location: 120 S 3RD ST; Private, for-profit)
  • HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT AND EMPLOYMENT (FT enrollment: 67; Location: 120 S LINDEN AVE; Private, not-for-profit)
  • UNITED HOSPITAL CENTER SCHOOL OF RADIOLOGIC TECHN (FT enrollment: 15; Location: 3 HOSPITAL PLZ; Private, not-for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clarksburg:
  • FAIRMONT STATE COLLEGE (about 19 miles; FAIRMONT, WV; Full-time enrollment: 5,317)
  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY (about 36 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV; FT enrollment: 19,666)
  • CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 62 miles; CALIFORNIA, PA; FT enrollment: 5,183)
  • WEST LIBERTY STATE COLLEGE (about 64 miles; WEST LIBERTY, WV; FT enrollment: 2,453)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH-MAIN CAMPUS (about 82 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; FT enrollment: 22,930)
  • DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY (about 82 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; FT enrollment: 8,199)
  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY AT PARKERSBURG (about 84 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; FT enrollment: 2,306)
Public high schools in Clarksburg:
  • ROBERT C. BYRD HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 880; Location: 1 EAGLE WAY; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • LIBERTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 664; Location: ONE MOUNTAINEER DRIVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • UNITED TECHNICAL CENTER (Students: 5; Location: RR 3 BOX 43C; Grades: 11 - 12)
  • TRI-COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Location: RR 3 BOX 43C; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Clarksburg:
  • EMMANUEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 149; Location: 1318 N 16TH STREET; Grades: KG - 12)
  • NOTRE DAME HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 149; Location: 127 EAST PIKE STREET; Grades: 7 - 12)
  • CLARKSBURG WESLEYAN METH SCH (Students: 14; Location: 401 FOWLER AVE; Grades: 1 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Clarksburg:
  • WASHINGTON IRVING MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 660; Location: 443 LEE AVE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • GORE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 307; Location: RT. 3, BOX 43B; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • ADAMSTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 301; Location: 1636 W PIKE ST; Grades: PK - 05)
  • NORTH VIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 283; Location: NORTH 19TH STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WILSONBURG ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 195; Location: RR 4 BOX 1; Grades: PK - 05)
  • PRESSLEY RIDGE SCHOOL (Students: 20; Location: RR 5 BOX 697; Grades: 07 - 11)
  • GENESIS YOUTH CENTER (Students: 11; Location: 535 HORNER AVE; Grades: 04 - 11)
Private primary/middle school in Clarksburg:
  • SAINT MARY'S CENTRAL GRADE SCH (Students: 143; Location: 107 EAST PIKE STREET; Grades: KG - 6)
Library in Clarksburg:
  • CLARKSBURG-HARRISON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $615,662; Location: 404 W. PIKE STREET; 61,868 books; 1,500 audio materials; 1,800 video materials; 146 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Clarksburg: Sacred Heart Childrens Home (A), Clarksburg-Harrison Public Library (B), Clarksburg City Hall (C), Summit Center (D), Harrison County Courthouse (E), Harrison County Jail (F), Fire Station Number 1 (G), Fire Station Number 4 (H).

Churches in Clarksburg include: Stealey United Methodist Church (A), Saint Paul Methodist Church (B), Saint Marks Lutheran Church (C), Saint Johns Catholic Church (D), Saint James Roman Catholic Church (E), Broad Oaks United Methodist Church (F), Calvary Baptist Church (G), Holy Rosary Saint Marys Roman Catholic Slovak Church (H).

Cemeteries: Jackson Cemetery (1), Gore Cemetery (2), Hopewell Cemetery (3), Independent Order of Oddfellows Cemetery (4).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Ann Moore Run (A), Arnold Run (B), Elk Creek (C), Limestone Run (D), Stone Coal Run (E), Murphy Run (F), Fowlkes Run (G).

Parks in Clarksburg include: Veterans Park (1), Lowndes Park (2), Clarksburg Downtown Historic District (3), Quality Hill Historic District (4), Northview Park (5), Hite Field (6).

Post office: (A).  


Clarksburg compared to West Virginia state average:
  • House age above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Clarksburg:
  • WXKX (1340 AM; 1 kW; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WOBG (1400 AM; 1 kW; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WPDX (750 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: TSCHUDY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMMN (920 AM; 5 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FANTASIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBUC (1460 AM; 5 kW; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAW (980 AM; 1 kW; WESTON, WV; Owner: STEPHEN R. PETERS)
  • WAJR (1440 AM; 5 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKNR (850 AM; 50 kW; CLEVELAND, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTCS (1490 AM; 1 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FAIRMONT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clarksburg:
  • WKJL (88.1 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: HE'S ALIVE, INC.)
  • W220BZ (91.9 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WZWA (90.1 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDCI (104.1 FM; BRIDGEPORT, WV; Owner: WDCI RADIO, INC)
  • WPDX-FM (104.9 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: TSCHUDY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGIE (92.7 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WAJR-FM (103.3 FM; SALEM, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF SALEM)
  • WOBG-FM (105.7 FM; SALEM, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WWLW (106.5 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION OF CLARKSBURG)
  • WVPW (88.9 FM; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WDBS (97.1 FM; SUTTON, WV; Owner: SUMMIT MEDIA BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WGYE (102.7 FM; MANNINGTON, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WKKW (97.9 FM; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: DESCENDANTS TRUST, LAUREN M.KELLEY, TRUSTEE)
  • WFBY (102.3 FM; WESTON, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WBVQ (93.1 FM; BARRACKVILLE, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WRLF (94.3 FM; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FAIRMONT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBHZ (91.9 FM; ELKINS, WV; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W297AA (107.3 FM; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WBTQ (93.5 FM; BUCKHANNON, WV; Owner: ELKINS RADIO CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Clarksburg:
  • WBOY-TV (Channel 12; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA MEDIA HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WVFX (Channel 46; CLARKSBURG, WV; Owner: DAVIS TELEVISION CLARKSBURG, LLC)
  • WDTV (Channel 5; WESTON, WV; Owner: WITHERS BROADCASTING COMPANY)

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