Cheat Lake, West Virginia 

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Population

9,540

+24.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$90,781

Median Home Price

$263,200

Best Places to Live in Cheat Lake, West Virginia

College town - Extreme northern West Virginia. September, June and August are the most pleasant months in Cheat Lake, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-College-town amenities
-Low crime rates
-Steady employment
Cons
-Cloudy, wet weather
-Isolation
-Arts & culture

Local Listings in Cheat Lake
 $639,900 
100 Hill Pointe Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5 | 3801 SqFt
 $99,000 
989 Beulah Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1764 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Morgantown Metro Area

Morgantown, along the Monongahela River, is home to the 26,000-student West Virginia University. The area has a selection of typical West Virginia businesses including chemicals and forest products. It has emerged into a diversified business center with research and high tech industries and a strong employment base. There is plenty of recreation in the nearby mountains and rivers, and Pittsburgh is 70 miles to the north.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Cheat Lake
Zip Codes: 26508
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 823 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Cheat Lake is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Cheat Lake jobs have increased by 2.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Cheat Lake's cost of living is 9.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Cheat Lake's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and August are the most pleasant months in Cheat Lake, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Monongalia county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Cheat Lake's population is 9,540 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 24.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Cheat Lake is $263,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Cheat Lake public schools spend $12,722 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Cheat Lake. More Education


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The median home price in Cheat Lake is $263,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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NEW LISTINGS IN CHEAT LAKE
$639,900
100 Hill Pointe Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$99,000
989 Beulah Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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