Lester (zip 25865), West Virginia 

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Population

1,411

+2.1% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.4%

Median Age

40.9

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.0 / 4.8

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Lester (zip 25865), West Virginia

Small town - In southern West Virginia, 200 miles west of Charlottesville, VA. June, August and September are the most pleasant months in the 25865 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: Lester (zip 25865)
Cost of Living: -26.3% lower
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 2421 ft above sea level

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Lester, 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.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lester (zip 25865) is 6.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Lester (zip 25865) jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lester (zip 25865)'s cost of living is 26.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lester (zip 25865)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in the 25865 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Raleigh county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 74.5% to 24.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lester (zip 25865)'s population is 1,411 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lester (zip 25865) is Real Estate: $85,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.6%.

SCHOOLS
Lester (zip 25865) public schools spend $11,258 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Lester (zip 25865). More Education



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Housing Market in Lester

It's a good time to buy in Lester. Home Appreciation is up 5.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Lester is $85,600.
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