Grafton SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
10
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
5,118
Unemployment
14.5%
Poverty
21.9%
Median Home
$72,100
Median Income
$31,627
Median Rent
$513

Rankings for Grafton in West Virginia

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Map Of Grafton, WV

Population over time in Grafton

Year Population % Change
2017 5,118 -0.7%
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
92.6% (4,739)
African American
1.5% (75)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.6% (186)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.7% (35)
Two Or More
1.6% (81)
Hispanic
0.0% (2)
Race Grafton WV USA
White 92.6% 92.3% 61.5%
African American 1.5% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.6% 0.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.7% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 0.0% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Grafton, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
12.2% (62,439)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.9% (35,314)
$15,000 to $24,999
19.3% (98,777)
$25,000 to $34,999
17.7% (90,588)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.5% (94,683)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.1% (67,045)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.7% (39,408)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.8% (19,448)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.8% (4,094)
Income Grafton WV USA
Less than $10,000 12.2% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.9% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 19.3% 13.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 17.7% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.5% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.1% 18.0% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.7% 10.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.8% 10.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.8% 2.5% 6.3%

Gender in Grafton

Female
48.9% (2,503)
Male
51.1% (2,614)
Gender Grafton WV USA
Female 48.9% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 51.1% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Grafton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.2% (212)
9-12th Grade
8.9% (453)
High School / GED
48.5% (2,481)
Some College
15.0% (765)
Associate's Degree
7.9% (406)
Bachelor's Degree
13.3% (681)
Master's Degree
1.4% (73)
Professional Degree
0.9% (43)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Grafton WV USA
< 9th Grade 4.2% 4.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.9% 9.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 48.5% 40.6% 27.3%
Some College 15.0% 18.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.9% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.3% 12.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 1.4% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 0.9% 1.4%

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