Huntington, West Virginia 

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Population

48,034

-2.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.9%

West Virginia Gifts

Best Places to Live in Huntington, West Virginia

Small river cities - Extreme western West Virginia along the Ohio River. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Huntington, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Huntington, WV Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: West Virginia
County: Cabell County
Metro Area: Huntington-Ashland Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Huntington
Zip Codes: 25705 25701 25704 25703 25702
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 565 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Huntington is 5.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Huntington jobs have decreased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Huntington's cost of living is 26.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Huntington's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Cabell county remained very strongly Republican, 58.1% to 40.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Huntington's population is 48,034 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Huntington is Real Estate: $79,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.3%.

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. More Education



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Housing Market in Huntington

It's a good time to buy in Huntington. Home Appreciation is up 6.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Huntington is $79,600.

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Reviews for Huntington   20 Reviews
City in decline - 4/16/2021
Could be worse - drug issues, no good jobs, lots of crime, but nice outside activities. Locals don't like anyone moving here and taking a job - I can say that! Glad I... Read More

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An average town with a bad rap - 11/30/2019
I've lived here since about 2012. I moved in from a surrounding small suburb called Shoals Manor where I lived for almost 10 years. I lived in Huntington for a few years... Read More

Nothing Good About This Place - 10/21/2018
I was born and raised in Huntington, WV and let me warn you: DO NOT MOVE HERE. It's a cheap little town and Marshall University is great (alumni here), but the amount of... Read More


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

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