Grafton SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
9.5
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
6

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Grafton, West Virginia Info Snack

Grafton is a city in ? and the county seat of ? Taylor County, West Virginia, USA. The population was 5,164 at the 2010 census. Both of West Virginia's national cemeteries are located in Grafton. Mother's Day was founded in Grafton on May 10, 1908 and the city is home to the International Mother's Day Shrine. Grafton was one of the first places to observe Memorial Day in the United States. Grafton originally developed as a junction point for the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, serving numerous branches vital to the local coal industry.
Population
5,156
Unemployment
13.7%
Poverty
20.9%
Median Home
$74,300
Median Income
$32,841
Median Rent
$510

Rankings for Grafton in West Virginia

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Map Of Grafton, WV

Population over time in Grafton

Year Population % Change
2016 5,156 -0.3%
2015 5,173 -0.1%
2014 5,179 -0.0%
2013 5,180 -0.2%
2012 5,191 -0.3%
2011 5,205 -0.1%
2010 5,212 -

Crime in Grafton Per 100k

Crime Grafton WV USA
Violent Crime 0.0 350.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.7 5.3
Robbery 0.0 28.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 0.0 273.4 248.9
Property Crime 156.2 1852.0 2362.0
Burglary 19.5 420.1 430.4
Larceny 136.7 1266.6 1694.0
Car Theft 0.0 165.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Grafton

White
94.0% (4,848)
African American
1.0% (50)
American Indian
0.3% (15)
Asian
3.0% (155)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.3% (65)
Hispanic
0.4% (23)
Race Grafton WV USA
White 94.0% 92.4% 60.6%
African American 1.0% 3.4% 10.4%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 0.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.7% 2.5%
Hispanic 0.4% 1.4% 17.3%

Household Income For Grafton, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
10.4% (536)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.1% (572)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.2% (783)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.8% (866)
$35,000 to $49,999
23.2% (1,196)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (665)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.9% (355)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.1% (159)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.3% (15)
Income Grafton WV USA
Less than $10,000 10.4% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.1% 6.6% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.2% 13.8% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.8% 11.8% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 23.2% 14.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 17.7% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.9% 10.8% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.1% 9.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 2.8% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.3% 2.3% 5.7%

Gender in Grafton

Female
49.3% (2,540)
Male
50.7% (2,615)
Gender Grafton WV USA
Female 49.3% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 50.7% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Grafton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.9% (254)
9-12th Grade
9.9% (508)
High School / GED
47.5% (2,447)
Some College
14.9% (768)
Associate's Degree
7.4% (379)
Bachelor's Degree
10.8% (557)
Master's Degree
3.4% (176)
Professional Degree
1.0% (51)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (12)
Education Grafton WV USA
< 9th Grade 4.9% 4.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 9.9% 9.7% 7.4%
High School / GED 47.5% 40.5% 27.5%
Some College 14.9% 18.5% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.4% 6.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 10.8% 11.9% 18.8%
Master's Degree 3.4% 5.6% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 0.8% 1.3%

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