Ghent, West Virginia 

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Population

515

-2.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$75,909

Median Home Price

$193,800

Best Places to Live in Ghent, West Virginia

Small town - In southern West Virginia, 200 miles west of Charlottesville, VA. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Ghent, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Comfortable summers
Affordability
Low traffic
Cons
Weak growth
Poor health
Rainy days
 $39,000 
1954 Flat Top Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | N/A SqFt
 $359,000 
171 Flat Top Lake Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 3 | 3982 SqFt
 $152,900 
4072 Flat Top Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 3 | 2664 SqFt

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The Beckley, WV metro area is located in southern West Virginia, 200 miles west of Charlottesville, VA. Beckley is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Fayette and Raleigh counties.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Ghent
Zip Codes: 25825 25843
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 2421 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Ghent is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Ghent jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Ghent's cost of living is 10.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Ghent's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Raleigh county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Ghent's population is 515 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Ghent is $193,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.9%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Ghent public schools spend $11,258 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Ghent. More Education



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The median home price in Ghent is $193,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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25825 25843

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$39,000
1954 Flat Top Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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171 Flat Top Lake Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 3

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4072 Flat Top Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 3

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Bed 4 | Bath 3

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