Kingwood, West Virginia 

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Population

2,942

-1.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.4%

Median Income

$45,918

Median Home Price

$115,300

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
 $449,000 
57 Cinder Bin Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3000 SqFt
 $395,500 
129 Vista View Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1456 SqFt
 $154,900 
349 Morgantown St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1456 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: 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 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). 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 17.2% 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 30.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Kingwood is $115,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.2%. 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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NEW LISTINGS IN KINGWOOD
$449,000
57 Cinder Bin Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$395,500
129 Vista View Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$154,900
349 Morgantown St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$178,000
211 Kimberly Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$145,000
129 Williams Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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26 Manown Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 2

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