Fayette County, West Virginia 

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Population

42,062

-3.3% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

7.8%

Median Age

43.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.8 / 5.0

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Fayette County, West Virginia

Small town - In southern West Virginia, 200 miles west of Charlottesville, VA. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Fayette County, while January and February are the least comfortable months.
State: West Virginia
County: Fayette County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
City: Oak Hill, Fayetteville, 26 total
Zip Codes: 25901, 25840, 25880, 25976, 25917, 25812, 25136, 25831, 25938, 25186, 38 total
Cost of Living: -26.0% lower
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 2421 ft above sea level

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Fayette, Wv Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Pros
Comfortable summers
Affordability
Low traffic
Cons
Weak growth
Poor health
Rainy days

What Bert Has To Say About Beckley Metro Area

The Beckley, WV metro area is located in southern West Virginia, 200 miles west of Charlottesville, VA. Beckley is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Fayette and Raleigh counties.


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fayette County is 7.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Fayette County jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fayette County's cost of living is 26.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fayette County's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Fayette county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 68.6% to 30.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Fayette County's population is 42,062 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 3.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fayette County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.4%.

SCHOOLS
Fayette County public schools spend $11,970 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Fayette County. More Education



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Housing Market in fayette

It's not a good time to buy in Fayette. Home Appreciation is down -1.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Fayette is .

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ZIP CODES IN FAYETTE COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA
25901, 25840, 25880, 25976, 25917, 25812, 25136, 25831, 25938, 25186, 38 total

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