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People

Total Population 3,853
Male Share of the Population 45.9%
Female Share of the Population 54.1%
Senior Citizens 20.1%
Employed Population 16+ 1,379
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 40.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 21.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,935
% Above Poverty Level 75.2%
% Below Poverty Level 24.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 1.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.3%
% Using Public Transportation 2.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 43.6%
Median Gross Rent $620
Median House Value $90,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.9%
US/American 0%
English 10.7%
Irish 20.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Ravenswood Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 42 miles N of Charleston, West Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 96 miles SE of Columbus, Ohio
County Jackson
Standard Zip Codes 26164
Phone Area Codes 304
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.948
Longitude -81.761

Ravenswood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

Station RIPLEY
Distance 9.4 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 41 F
Apr Temp 38 to 66 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 40 to 68 F
Annual Precip 45.1 inches
Station PARKERSBURG
Distance 25.8 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 39 F
Apr Temp 40 to 65 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 43 to 67 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches
Station CRESTON
Distance 26.6 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 41 F
Apr Temp 36 to 67 F
Jul Temp 61 to 87 F
Oct Temp 40 to 68 F
Annual Precip 45.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Ravenswood, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Murraysville (26164)

Sherman (26164)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Elizabeth 839 $31,838
Leon 128 $30,625
Mason 966 $46,250
New Haven 1,456 $42,391
Reedy 149 $49,063
Ripley 3,258 $56,750

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Ravenswood High Schools

RAVENSWOOD HIGH SCHOOL
PLAZA DRIVE
304-273-9301
Serves 509 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.3

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