Terra Alta strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in West Virginia):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Walking and Biking to Work
Affordability of Rents
Comparing Terra Alta to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in West Virginia (State):
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|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Large City||72 miles S of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||26764|
|Phone Area Codes||304|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||TERRA ALTA NO 1|
|Jan Temp||19 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 77 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||55.8 inches|
|Station||OAKLAND 1 SE|
|Jan Temp||17 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||47.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||17 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 80 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||47.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.9|
|American Indian & Alaskan||0||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||5||0.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,496|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||8.6%|
|French (except Basque)||0.9%|
According to the US Postal Service, Terra Alta, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Corinth (26764)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Terra Alta Public Library
701 B. EAST STATE AVENUE
Terra Alta, West Virginia
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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. Bethesda, Ohio||90.1||28.4%||13.7%||5.9%||24||$31,111||6.9%||1.1%||1,413||18.5%||13.5||8.7%||0.7|
|2. Lake City, Arkansas||87.1||20.1%||16.1%||10.5%||22||$33,477||6.9%||1.3%||1,956||14.6%||3.6||0.9%||0.5|
|3. Pinehurst, Idaho||86.1||27.6%||19.3%||7.4%||24||$34,185||6.2%||3.4%||1,661||14.8%||17.5||0.8%||0.6|
|4. Manton, Michigan||84.2||29.7%||14.9%||9.7%||23||$31,979||6%||2%||1,221||14.2%||23.8||2.8%||0.8|
|5. Jenkins, Kentucky||84.1||29%||14.7%||10.3%||27||$25,985||6.4%||2%||2,401||29.9%||3.8||0.6%||0.4|
|6. Dixfield, Maine||84.1||24.2%||14.9%||12.2%||26||$41,979||5.9%||1.7%||2,514||11.7%||14.3||2.1%||0.4|
|7. Montpelier, Idaho||84||26.8%||16.6%||11.5%||17||$33,639||7.5%||3.3%||2,785||12.9%||3.2||2%||0.7|
|8. Youngsville, Pennsylvania||83.8||27.6%||17.2%||11%||20||$40,185||6.1%||0.9%||1,834||11.9%||4.9||0.6%||2.7|
|9. Lake City, Pennsylvania||81.8||17.9%||10.9%||8.2%||21||$40,598||7.1%||0.7%||2,811||10.6%||8.2||0.6%||0.7|
|10. Atkins, Arkansas||81.1||23.3%||17.2%||9.5%||23||$38,309||6.2%||3%||2,878||13.5%||26.4||0.7%||0.4|
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