Follansbee strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in West Virginia):
People in Middle Class or Better
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Follansbee to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in West Virginia (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Large City||32 miles W of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Metro Area||Steubenville - Weirton|
|Standard Zip Codes||26037|
|Phone Area Codes||304|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||WELLSBURG WTR TRMT PL|
|Jan Temp||20 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||39.4 inches|
|Jan Temp||20 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||40.5 inches|
|Station||BURGETTSTOWN 2 W|
|Jan Temp||16 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||34 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||40.1 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.86|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||8||0.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,971|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||2.2%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||1.8%|
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Penn Foster College
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Woodsfield, Ohio||87.4||31.3%||22.9%||12.7%||24||$33,500||5.7%||1.2%||2,598||17.3%||12.3||0.3%||0.8|
|2. New Middletown, Ohio||87||25%||16.8%||11.6%||26||$42,500||4.5%||0.7%||1,682||7.7%||14.9||0.1%||0.6|
|3. Decatur, Tennessee||84.6||33.6%||17.6%||9.9%||24||$38,375||6.1%||1.9%||1,395||15.1%||23.7||0.3%||1.4|
|4. Scottdale, Pennsylvania||83.9||32.7%||20.8%||18.3%||21||$41,114||4.9%||1.9%||4,772||8.3%||24.1||0.3%||0.6|
|5. Larksville, Pennsylvania||83.8||22.4%||15.5%||12.8%||23||$41,211||4.7%||1.1%||4,694||13.6%||24.1||0.1%||0.9|
|6. West Pittston, Pennsylvania||82.6||34.1%||22.9%||18.3%||22||$41,729||4.4%||0.6%||5,072||10.1%||18.9||0.3%||1.2|
|7. Industry, Pennsylvania||80.1||21.9%||18%||12.7%||29||$43,571||4.7%||3.1%||1,921||8.1%||20.3||0.4%||0.5|
|8. Alpha, New Jersey||78.7||26.9%||17.5%||11.9%||30||$45,435||5.8%||2.9%||2,482||7.6%||6.5||0.2%||1.6|
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