Living in Moundsville, WV

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Moundsville SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
7
Diversity
3
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
7

Moundsville, WV Crime Report

229
Total Crimes
2,720.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
5.93%
Above National Average

Moundsville, WV Cost Of Living

80
Moundsville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Moundsville, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
8,651
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
20.8%
Median Home
$80,700
Median Income
$31,803
Median Rent
$597

Moundsville, WV Photos

Rankings for Moundsville in West Virginia

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Map Of Moundsville, WV

Population over time in Moundsville

Year Population % Change
2017 8,651 -1.0%
2016 8,737 -1.4%
2015 8,858 -0.3%
2014 8,888 -0.8%
2013 8,960 -1.0%
2012 9,048 -2.5%
2011 9,277 -0.7%
2010 9,342 -0.6%
2009 9,403 -
Crime/100k Moundsville WV USA
Violent Crime 202.0 289.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.7 5.0
Robbery 11.9 31.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 142.6 218.5 246.8
Property Crime 2518.7 1485.6 2199.5
Burglary 368.3 296.5 376.0
Larceny 2055.4 1049.6 1594.6
Car Theft 95.0 139.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Moundsville

White
97.5% (8,435)
African American
0.6% (54)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.4% (34)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.1% (8)
Hispanic
1.4% (120)
Race Moundsville WV USA
White 97.5% 92.1% 61.1%
African American 0.6% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 0.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.1% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.4% 1.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Moundsville, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
10.6% (91,990)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (43,943)
$15,000 to $24,999
26.0% (225,268)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (106,236)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (119,032)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.9% (137,624)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (65,190)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.2% (53,359)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (16,659)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (5,794)
Income Moundsville WV USA
Less than $10,000 10.6% 9.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 26.0% 13.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 11.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.9% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 11.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.2% 10.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 3.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Moundsville

Female
54.6% (4,726)
Male
45.4% (3,925)
Gender Moundsville WV USA
Female 54.6% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 45.4% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Moundsville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (173)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (778)
High School / GED
49.0% (4,238)
Some College
19.0% (1,643)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (778)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (605)
Master's Degree
5.0% (432)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Moundsville WV USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 49.0% 41.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 12.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Moundsville

Overall User Rating
2.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

I live in moundsville, just south of wheeling. The drug addiction here is getting worse by the day, but definitely not crime ridden enough to make this list!!!

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