Grantsville strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in West Virginia):
Low Property Crime
Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Violent Crime
Comparing Grantsville to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in West Virginia (State):
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|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||49 miles NE of Charleston, West Virginia (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||120 miles SW of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||26147|
|Phone Area Codes||304|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||20 to 41 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||45.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||20 to 42 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||48.8 inches|
|Station||WEST UNION 2|
|Jan Temp||18 to 39 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||61 to 84 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 66 F|
|Annual Precip||45.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.02|
|American Indian & Alaskan||0||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||2||0.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||546|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||4%|
|French (except Basque)||0.6%|
Calhoun County Public Library
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Grantsville, West Virginia
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