The unemployment rate in Welch is 8.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Welch jobs have increased by 1.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Welch's cost of living is 29.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Welch, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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McDowell county voted Republican in the two most recent Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in the previous three. More Voting Stats
Welch's population is 3,217 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 30.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Welch is $46,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.4%. Check out the homes in the area
Welch public schools spend $15,157 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.5 students per teacher in Welch. More Education