Overview

Introduction to Vienna, West Virginia

Vienna, West Virginia, in Wood county, is 67 miles N of Charleston, West Virginia and 88 miles SE of Columbus, Ohio. The city is conveniently located inside the Parkersburg-Marietta metropolitan area.

Vienna History

Vienna was officially incorporated in 1936. It was named after the town of Vienna, Virginia. Wood County was created from the western part of Harrison County in 1798. The county was named in honor of Virginia Governor James Wood.

Vienna and nearby Attractions

  • Ohio River Museum
  • Strouds Run State Park
  • Campus Martius Museum
  • Blue Rock State Park
  • North Bend State Park
  • Cedar Creek State Park

Things To Do In Vienna

Blue Rock State Park, Wolf Run State Park, Cedar Creek State Park and North Bend State Park are popular local recreational destinations. The Grand Central Mall Shopping Center and the Vienna Shopping Center offer opportunities for shopping. The Ohio River Museum and Campus Martius Museum are popular among those interested in the area’s history.

Vienna Transportation

Yeager Airport is the nearest major airport.

Vienna Higher Education

Ohio Valley College is the local institution of higher educational. Other nearby institutions include West Virginia State College, Ohio University and Marshall University.

Demographics

People

Total Population10,446
Male Share of the Population46.8%
Female Share of the Population53.2%
Senior Citizens23.4%
Employed Population 16+4,687
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married57.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher34%
Median Earnings25+$39,627
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,929
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,384

Wealth

Median Family Income$73,462
% Above Poverty Level89.2%
% Below Poverty Level10.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.3%
% Using Public Transportation1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone30.3%
Median Gross Rent$687
Median House Value$129,200

Ancestry

German18.1%
Irish15.9%
English12%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.1%
Italian5.9%
Scottish4.6%
French Except Basque2.1%
Polish1.2%
Dutch1%
Slovak0.5%
Welsh0.5%
Swiss0.4%
Swedish0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
Norwegian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
African0.2%
Arab0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Slovene0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Ethiopian0.1%
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Vienna Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyWood County
Standard Zip Codes26105
Phone Area Codes6,81,304
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.32
Approximate Longitude-81.53

Vienna Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPARKERSBURG
Distance3 miles
Jan Temp22 to 39 F
Apr Temp40 to 65 F
Jul Temp65 to 86 F
Oct Temp43 to 67 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches
StationPARKERSBURG AP
Distance6.4 miles
Jan Temp23 to 39 F
Apr Temp42 to 65 F
Jul Temp65 to 85 F
Oct Temp45 to 66 F
Annual Precip42 inches
StationBENS RUN 1 SSE
Distance25.9 miles
Jan Temp19 to 39 F
Apr Temp37 to 64 F
Jul Temp61 to 85 F
Oct Temp40 to 66 F
Annual Precip42.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Belmont1,040$44,904
Cairo295$39,375
Elizabeth809$19,559
Parkersburg30,328$45,809
St. Marys1,994$66,964
Williamstown2,927$74,636

Vienna Public Libraries

Vienna Public Library
2300 RIVER RD.
Vienna, West Virginia
(304) 295-7771

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Vienna Public Schools

Greenmont Elementary School
209 58th St
ZIP: 26105
(304) 420-9544
Primary
Total Enrollment 244
Jackson Junior High School
1601 34th St
ZIP: 26105
(304) 420-9551
Middle
Total Enrollment 501
Neale Elementary School
2305 Grand Central Ave
ZIP: 26105
(304) 420-9587
Primary
Total Enrollment 384
Vienna Elementary School
700 41st St
ZIP: 26105
(304) 420-9648
Primary
Total Enrollment 316
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