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Demographics

People

Total Population466
Male Share of the Population46.1%
Female Share of the Population53.9%
Senior Citizens31.1%
Employed Population 16+153
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married42.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.8%
Median Earnings25+$25,809
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,000

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,625
% Above Poverty Level79.2%
% Below Poverty Level20.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.1%
Median Gross Rent$413
Median House Value$95,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)21.7%
German13.9%
Irish13.1%
English11.2%
Scottish4.9%
African3.9%
Welsh3.4%
Italian1.7%
West Indian0.9%
Dutch0.9%
Swedish0.6%
Norwegian0.6%
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Union Almanac

CategoryValue
County Monroe County
Standard Zip Codes24983
Phone Area Codes304
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude37.59
Approximate Longitude-80.54

Union Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationUNION 3 SSE
Distance2.9 miles
Jan Temp19 to 40 F
Apr Temp36 to 63 F
Jul Temp58 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 66 F
Annual Precip36.1 inches
StationSTAFFORDSVILLE 3 ENE
Distance24.4 miles
Jan Temp21 to 40 F
Apr Temp38 to 64 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip39.6 inches
StationBLACKSBURG
Distance28 miles
Jan Temp21 to 41 F
Apr Temp37 to 63 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 65 F
Annual Precip42.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Alderson1,061$42,321
Hinton2,661$44,769
Lewisburg3,947$76,250
Peterstown520$43,182
Ronceverte1,930$51,736
White Sulphur Springs2,518$36,618

Union Public Libraries

Monroe County Public Library
303 SOUTH MAIN STREET
Union, West Virginia
(304) 772-3038

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Union Public Schools

Mountain View Elementary & Middle School
Mt. View Drive
ZIP: 24983
(304) 772-4903
Primary
Total Enrollment 531
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