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Demographics

People

Total Population500
Male Share of the Population42%
Female Share of the Population58%
Senior Citizens15.8%
Employed Population 16+221
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married53.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.7%
Median Earnings25+$30,000
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,000
% Above Poverty Level86%
% Below Poverty Level14%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone10.9%
Median Gross Rent$675
Median House Value$94,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)22.2%
Irish14.2%
English11.4%
Dutch4%
Scottish1.4%
Italian1.4%
French Except Basque1.2%
Polish1%
Romanian1%
German0.6%
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Lost Creek Almanac

CategoryValue
County Harrison County
Standard Zip Codes26385
Phone Area Codes304
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.15
Approximate Longitude-80.35

Lost Creek Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCLARKSBURG 1
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp21 to 39 F
Apr Temp38 to 63 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 65 F
Annual Precip45 inches
StationBUCKHANNON
Distance14.3 miles
Jan Temp18 to 40 F
Apr Temp35 to 63 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 66 F
Annual Precip48.9 inches
StationWEST UNION 2
Distance23.8 miles
Jan Temp18 to 39 F
Apr Temp36 to 64 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp38 to 66 F
Annual Precip45.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Anmoore604$32,031
Clarksburg15,963$56,570
Jane Lew412$50,938
Nutter Fort1,520$60,625
Stonewood1,833$57,574
West Milford700$62,188

Lost Creek Public Libraries

Southern Area Public Library
120 EAST MAIN STREET
Lost Creek, West Virginia
(304) 745-4865

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Lost Creek Public Schools

Lost Creek Elementary School
College Street
ZIP: 26385
(304) 326-7040
Primary
Total Enrollment 198
South Harrison High School
Route 1
ZIP: 26385
(304) 326-7440
High
Total Enrollment 409
South Harrison Middle School
Rt. 1 Box 58b
ZIP: 26385
(304) 326-7460
Middle
Total Enrollment 251
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