Huntington, West Virginia 

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Population

48,638

11% Decline

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$28,673

Avg. Home Price

$75,100

Best Places to Live in Huntington, 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

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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.


QUICK FACTS

City: Huntington
Zip Codes: 25701 25705 25704 25702 25703
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 565 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Huntington is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Huntington jobs have decreased by 1.08%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Huntington's cost of living is 22.60% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Huntington's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Huntington's population is 48,638 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -11.32%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Huntington is $75,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.78%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Huntington public schools spend $12,355 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.8 students per teacher in Huntington. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Huntington

It's a good time to buy in Huntington. Home Appreciation is up 4.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Huntington Real Estate.

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Reviews for Huntington   17 Reviews
Love H WV - 6/28/2018
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Probably the worst city (in the worst state): Data - 11/8/2012
I'll provide a mix of data (i.e., fact) and opinion. I moved here about two years ago to work as a scientist in the medical industry, and I'm *hoping* to take a pay cut... Read More

Huntington - 6/20/2009
I have grown up in the Huntington area. It has always been a good community, however there has also been a concentrated area of high crime in the city that seems to be... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN HUNTINGTON, WEST VIRGINIA
25701 25705 25704 25702 25703
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