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Demographics

People

Total Population578
Male Share of the Population46.7%
Female Share of the Population53.3%
Senior Citizens26.1%
Employed Population 16+204
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married48.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.7%
Median Earnings25+$24,559
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$40,365

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,321
% Above Poverty Level80.5%
% Below Poverty Level19.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time33 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.8%
Median Gross Rent$438
Median House Value$60,200

Ancestry

German20.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.4%
English12.5%
Irish9.9%
Dutch5.2%
Italian4.7%
French Except Basque2.4%
Austrian1.9%
Scottish1.6%
Welsh0.9%
Polish0.7%
Swiss0.5%
Turkish0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Danishn0.2%
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Rowlesburg Almanac

CategoryValue
County Preston County
Standard Zip Codes26425
Phone Area Codes304
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.28
Approximate Longitude-79.76

Rowlesburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationROWLESBURG 1
Distance1.2 miles
Jan Temp19 to 38 F
Apr Temp36 to 62 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp40 to 65 F
Annual Precip55.6 inches
StationTERRA ALTA NO 1
Distance9.6 miles
Jan Temp19 to 34 F
Apr Temp37 to 58 F
Jul Temp59 to 77 F
Oct Temp41 to 60 F
Annual Precip55.8 inches
StationOAKLAND 1 SE
Distance14.9 miles
Jan Temp17 to 36 F
Apr Temp35 to 60 F
Jul Temp57 to 79 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip47.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Albright363$27,292
Kingwood2,951$50,571
Newburg368$49,375
Reedsville484$45,536
Terra Alta1,598$44,375
Tunnelton255$42,500

Rowlesburg Public Schools

Rowlesburg School
Rr 1 Box 255
ZIP: 26425
(304) 454-9311
Primary
Total Enrollment 141
Sources :
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Historic Rowlesburg

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Cheat River at Rowelsburgh sic. 1892 (est.)
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