Smithers strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in West Virginia):
Walking and Biking to Work
Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Smithers 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|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||21 miles SE of Charleston, West Virginia (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||153 miles SE of Columbus, Ohio|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||25186|
|Phone Area Codes||304|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||25 to 43 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||45.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||21 to 40 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||60 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||46.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||21 to 42 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||48.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.63|
|American Indian & Alaskan||5||0.6%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||2||0.2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||858|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||15.1%|
According to the US Postal Service, Smithers, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Longacre (25186)
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VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL
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Student/teacher ratio: 10.1
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