Hurricane, West Virginia 

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Population

6,493

46% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.7%

Median Income

$57,044

Avg. Home Price

$145,200

Best Places to Live in Hurricane, West Virginia

Small river cities - Extreme western West Virginia along the Ohio River
Pros
-Cost of living
-Small-town atmosphere
-Revitalizing downtown
Cons
-Entertainment
-Low educational attainment
-Isolation


What Bert Has To Say About Huntington-Ashland Metro Area

Industrial Huntington, located along the Ohio River, is a transport center for traffic between Ohio, the Great Lakes, Kentucky, and points east of the Appalachians. The diverse industrial base includes chemicals, metal products, and glass and glass products manufacturing. The smaller Ashland, in Kentucky 10 miles downriver, plays a similar role.


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City: Hurricane
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 565 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Hurricane is 4.7% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Hurricane jobs have decreased by 0.99%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Hurricane's cost of living is 10.30% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Hurricane's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Hurricane's population is 6,493 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 45.55%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Hurricane is $145,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.36%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Hurricane public schools spend $13,694 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Hurricane. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Hurricane

It's a good time to buy in Hurricane. Home Appreciation is up 1.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Hurricane Real Estate.

The median home price in Hurricane is $145,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Hurricane    1 Reviews
quiet and peaceful - 3/14/2012
having lived all over the country since 1992, i moved to hurricane from the northern va. D.C. area to get away from the rat race. this town is exaclty what i was... (Read More)

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