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Demographics

People

Total Population2,008
Male Share of the Population47.5%
Female Share of the Population52.5%
Senior Citizens21.6%
Employed Population 16+680
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married49.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.3%
Median Earnings25+$23,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,723

Wealth

Median Family Income$35,708
% Above Poverty Level72%
% Below Poverty Level28%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time17 minutes
% Working from Home4%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone38.5%
Median Gross Rent$471
Median House Value$76,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.3%
English12.6%
Irish12.3%
German12%
Dutch4.4%
Italian3.7%
Welsh2.2%
Hungarian1.2%
Canadian0.9%
Swiss0.9%
Scottish0.8%
French Except Basque0.6%
Russian0.3%
Belgian0.2%
Slovak0.1%
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Spencer Almanac

CategoryValue
County Roane County
Standard Zip Codes25276
Phone Area Codes304
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude38.8
Approximate Longitude-81.35

Spencer Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationSPENCER
Distance0.8 miles
Jan Temp20 to 41 F
Apr Temp36 to 66 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp39 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.3 inches
StationCRESTON
Distance12.3 miles
Jan Temp20 to 41 F
Apr Temp36 to 67 F
Jul Temp61 to 87 F
Oct Temp40 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.9 inches
StationCORTON
Distance22.5 miles
Jan Temp22 to 42 F
Apr Temp41 to 67 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 68 F
Annual Precip45.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clendenin1,027$46,394
Elizabeth857$26,250
Grantsville632$29,821
Ravenswood3,847$45,771
Reedy125$40,417
Ripley3,239$46,573

Spencer Public Libraries

Roane County Public Library
110 PARKING PLAZA
Spencer, West Virginia
(304) 927-1130

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Spencer Hospitals

Roane General Hospital
(Non-profit)
200 Hospital Drive
(304) 927-4440

Spencer Public Schools

Roane County High
One Raider Way
ZIP: 25276
(304) 927-6420
High
Total Enrollment 709
Spencer Elementary School
85 Clay Road
ZIP: 25276
(304) 927-6428
Primary
Total Enrollment 502
Spencer Middle School
102 Chapman Avenue
ZIP: 25276
(304) 927-6415
Middle
Total Enrollment 394
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