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Demographics

People

Total Population1,264
Male Share of the Population46.7%
Female Share of the Population53.3%
Senior Citizens22.8%
Employed Population 16+466
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married45.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.6%
Median Earnings25+$20,612
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$20,300

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,614
% Above Poverty Level76.2%
% Below Poverty Level23.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work7.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.9%
Median Gross Rent$621
Median House Value$94,700

Ancestry

German20%
Irish17.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.1%
English7%
Scottish3.8%
Polish3.5%
Croatian3.2%
Slovak2.8%
West Indian2.5%
Jamaican2.5%
African2.5%
Italian2.2%
Dutch1%
Welsh0.9%
Norwegian0.9%
Danishn0.8%
French Except Basque0.3%
Russian0.2%
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Alderson Almanac

CategoryValue
County Greenbrier County
Standard Zip Codes24910
Phone Area Codes304,681
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude37.72
Approximate Longitude-80.64

Alderson Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationUNION 3 SSE
Distance13.5 miles
Jan Temp19 to 40 F
Apr Temp36 to 63 F
Jul Temp58 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 66 F
Annual Precip36.1 inches
StationMC ROSS 3 E
Distance18 miles
Jan Temp16 to 36 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp56 to 78 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip53.9 inches
StationMCROSS
Distance18.8 miles
Jan Temp16 to 36 F
Apr Temp33 to 61 F
Jul Temp57 to 79 F
Oct Temp37 to 62 F
Annual Precip50.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Hinton2,713$36,082
Lewisburg3,923$93,125
Meadow Bridge318$35,673
Ronceverte1,808$50,139
Rupert866$47,031
Union459$45,417

Alderson Public Libraries

Alderson Public Library
115 WALNUT AVE.
Alderson, West Virginia
(304) 445-7221

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Alderson Public Schools

Alderson Elementary
Elmwood Ave & Chase Street
ZIP: 24910
(304) 445-7241
Primary
Total Enrollment 212
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