The unemployment rate in Parkersburg is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Parkersburg jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Parkersburg's cost of living is 26.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Parkersburg, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Wood county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Parkersburg's population is 30,596 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 3.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Parkersburg is $83,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.6%. Check out the homes in the area
Parkersburg public schools spend $11,188 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.7 students per teacher in Parkersburg. More Education