Nitro, West Virginia 

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Population

6,534

-7.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Best Places to Live in Nitro, West Virginia

Capital city - West-central West Virginia along Kanawha River. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Nitro, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Cost of living and housing
Capital city amenities
Nearby water recreation
Cons
Heavy industry
Entertainment
Isolation
 $114,500 
601 Williams Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1304 SqFt
 $325,000 
314 Cherry St
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 2992 SqFt
 $93,000 
710 7th St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 880 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Charleston Metro Area

Charleston is the state capital and government and commercial center of West Virginia. Hydrocarbon resources (coal, oil and gas) and salt and brine deposits led to industrial growth as a center for chemicals and chemical-related industries, which stretch up the Kanawha Valley to the east. There are some modest cultural amenities and a nice performing arts center downtown.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Nitro
Zip Codes: 25143
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 827 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Nitro is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Nitro jobs have decreased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Nitro's cost of living is 24.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Nitro's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Kanawha county voted Republican in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Nitro's population is 6,534 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 7.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Nitro is $78,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Nitro public schools spend $11,980 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in Nitro. More Education



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Housing Market in Nitro

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The median home price in Nitro is $78,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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$114,500
601 Williams Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$325,000
314 Cherry St
Bed 4 | Bath 4

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710 7th St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$114,500
601 Williams Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$465,000
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Bed 5 | Bath 6

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