Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area, West Virginia 

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Population

91,816

-0.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

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Best Places to Live in Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area, West Virginia

Small industrial river towns - Northwestern West Virginia along the Ohio River. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in the Parkersburg-Vienna metro area, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Parkersburg-Vienna, WV Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Cost of living
Attractive setting
Water recreation
Cons
Economy
Isolation
Low ethnic diversity

What Bert Has To Say About Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area

Parkersburg is a small town on the Ohio River with a primarily industrial heritage, serving as a transportation gateway between the eastern seaboard and the Midwest/Great Lakes regions. Marietta, located across the river, is another industrial town with more of a historic flavor, while Vienna, West Virginia is a suburb just north of Parkersburg. Both, aside from a few historic attractions, have relatively plain downtown and residential areas.


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Country: United States
State: West Virginia
County:
Metro Area: Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Parkersburg, Vienna, 11 total
Zip Codes: 26101, 26104, 26105, 26187, 26150, 26181, 26143, 26142, 26184, 26180, 15 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 649 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area's cost of living is 25.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
The Parkersburg metro area voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area's population is 91,816 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area is Real Estate: $87,496. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%.

SCHOOLS
Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area public schools spend $11,249 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Parkersburg-Vienna Metro Area. More Education



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Housing Market in Parkersburg-Vienna

It's a good time to buy in Parkersburg-Vienna. Home Appreciation is up 4.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Parkersburg-Vienna is $87,496.

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ZIP CODES IN PARKERSBURG-VIENNA METRO AREA, WEST VIRGINIA
26101, 26104, 26105, 26187, 26150, 26181, 26143, 26142, 26184, 26180, 15 total

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