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Demographics

People

Total Population1,518
Male Share of the Population45.5%
Female Share of the Population54.5%
Senior Citizens22.9%
Employed Population 16+592
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married53.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.7%
Median Earnings25+$31,080
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,528
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,905

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,964
% Above Poverty Level76.9%
% Below Poverty Level23.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home3.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone32.5%
Median Gross Rent$464
Median House Value$69,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.9%
Irish14.8%
English6.3%
Welsh2.7%
Dutch2.2%
French Except Basque1.9%
Italian1.8%
Hungarian0.7%
African0.6%
Scottish0.6%
Austrian0.5%
Polish0.4%
German0.3%
Swiss0.3%
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Parsons Almanac

CategoryValue
County Tucker County
Standard Zip Codes26287
Phone Area Codes304,681
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
Belington2,068$40,592
Davis676$61,417
Hambleton239$46,250
Hendricks211$56,250
Montrose175$67,917
Thomas612$47,500

Parsons Public Libraries

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

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