Kingwood, West Virginia 

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Population

2,942

-1.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$45,918

Median Home Price

$116,400

Best Places to Live in Kingwood, West Virginia

College town - Extreme northern West Virginia. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Kingwood, 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 Kingwood
 $78,000 
110 Sisler St
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1245 SqFt
 $149,000 
110A W Main St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1800 SqFt
 $115,000 
202 S Sigler St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1556 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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City: Kingwood
Zip Codes: 26537
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 823 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Kingwood is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Kingwood jobs have increased by 2.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Kingwood's cost of living is 14.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Kingwood's Cost of Living

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

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

POPULATION
Kingwood's population is 2,942 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Kingwood is $116,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Kingwood public schools spend $13,007 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in Kingwood. More Education


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The median home price in Kingwood is $116,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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NEW LISTINGS IN KINGWOOD
$78,000
110 Sisler St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$149,000
110A W Main St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$115,000
202 S Sigler St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$285,000
55 Country Club Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$180,000
123 Seemont Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$375,000
100 Country Club Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$164,000
349 Morgantown St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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