Living in Dunbar, WV

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Dunbar SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Dunbar, WV Crime Report

343
Total Crimes
4,723.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
83.90%
Above National Average

Dunbar, WV Cost Of Living

82
Dunbar's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Dunbar, West Virginia Info Snack

Dunbar is a city in Kanawha County, West Virginia, along the Kanawha River. The population was 7,907 at the 2010 census.
Population
7,462
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
10.8%
Median Home
$95,200
Median Income
$42,411
Median Rent
$814

Rankings for Dunbar in West Virginia

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Map Of Dunbar, WV

Population over time in Dunbar

Year Population % Change
2017 7,462 -1.4%
2016 7,571 -1.9%
2015 7,714 -1.1%
2014 7,798 -0.6%
2013 7,844 -0.4%
2012 7,878 0.2%
2011 7,864 -0.1%
2010 7,872 0.1%
2009 7,866 -
Crime/100k Dunbar WV USA
Violent Crime 605.9 289.9 368.9
Murder 13.8 3.7 5.0
Robbery 0.0 31.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 550.8 218.5 246.8
Property Crime 4117.3 1485.6 2199.5
Burglary 922.6 296.5 376.0
Larceny 2616.4 1049.6 1594.6
Car Theft 578.4 139.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Dunbar

White
78.5% (5,857)
African American
11.8% (881)
American Indian
0.1% (10)
Asian
2.2% (161)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.7% (347)
Hispanic
2.8% (206)
Race Dunbar WV USA
White 78.5% 92.1% 61.1%
African American 11.8% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 0.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.7% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.8% 1.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Dunbar, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
6.4% (47,556)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.3% (39,294)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (100,353)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.7% (117,481)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.5% (115,668)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (135,819)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (85,239)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.0% (97,128)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.5% (4,030)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (3,627)
Income Dunbar WV USA
Less than $10,000 6.4% 9.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.3% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 13.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.7% 11.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.5% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 11.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.0% 10.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.5% 3.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Dunbar

Female
52.4% (3,912)
Male
47.6% (3,549)
Gender Dunbar WV USA
Female 52.4% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dunbar for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (223)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (447)
High School / GED
36.0% (2,686)
Some College
26.0% (1,940)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (447)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,044)
Master's Degree
7.0% (522)
Professional Degree
1.0% (74)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (74)
Education Dunbar WV USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 41.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 12.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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