Richwood 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 Richwood to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in West Virginia (State):
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|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||59 miles E of Charleston, West Virginia (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||156 miles S of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||26261|
|Phone Area Codes||304|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||RICHWOOD 1 SSE|
|Jan Temp||20 to 37 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||52.9 inches|
|Station||MC ROSS 3 E|
|Jan Temp||16 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||53.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||16 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||50.6 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.85|
|American Indian & Alaskan||6||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||10||0.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,369|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||8.8%|
|French (except Basque)||1.6%|
RICHWOOD AREA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
(Voluntary non-profit - Private)
Emergency Service: Yes
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RICHWOOD HIGH SCHOOL
1 VALLEY AVE
Serves 322 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.4
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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. Westernport, Maryland||87.5||33%||22.8%||4.9%||25||$31,714||5.7%||0.8%||2,104||16.5%||19||0.9%||10|
|2. Hancock, New York||77.9||32.4%||24.4%||13.9%||20||$36,083||4.4%||3.1%||1,189||15.6%||16.8||5.1%||5.9|
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