Demographics

People

Total Population1,523
Male Share of the Population48.4%
Female Share of the Population51.6%
Senior Citizens18.8%
Employed Population 16+638
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married49.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher5.5%
Median Earnings25+$31,985
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,083
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,688

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,750
% Above Poverty Level76%
% Below Poverty Level24%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.9%
Median Gross Rent$481
Median House Value$71,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.7%
Irish13.6%
English5.7%
Dutch3.1%
Welsh2.4%
French Except Basque1.8%
Hungarian1.1%
African1.1%
Polish1.1%
Italian0.9%
Greek0.8%
Scottish0.7%
Austrian0.5%
Swiss0.3%
Swedish0.3%
German0.3%
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Parsons Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyTucker County
Standard Zip Codes26287
Phone Area Codes3,04,681
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.09
Approximate Longitude-79.67

Parsons Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPARSONS 1 NE
Distance0.8 miles
Jan Temp17 to 38 F
Apr Temp34 to 62 F
Jul Temp59 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 64 F
Annual Precip51.8 inches
StationBELINGTON
Distance13.4 miles
Jan Temp18 to 38 F
Apr Temp35 to 62 F
Jul Temp59 to 81 F
Oct Temp38 to 64 F
Annual Precip48.6 inches
StationBAYARD
Distance20.6 miles
Jan Temp15 to 35 F
Apr Temp31 to 59 F
Jul Temp54 to 80 F
Oct Temp34 to 62 F
Annual Precip49.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Belington1,925$40,048
Davis631$59,375
Hambleton207$46,500
Hendricks286$70,938
Montrose170$65,536
Thomas609$54,750

Parsons Public Libraries

Five Rivers Public Library
301 WALNUT ST.
Parsons, West Virginia
(304) 478-3880

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