Washington (zip 26181), West Virginia 

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Population

5,847

-0.6% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.7%

Median Income

$55,750

Median Home Price

$174,500

Median Age

47.2

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.6 / 5.4

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Washington (zip 26181), West Virginia

Small industrial river towns - Northwestern West Virginia along the Ohio River. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in the 26181 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: Washington (zip 26181)
Cost of Living: -15.7% lower
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 649 ft above sea level

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Washington, Wv Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
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.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Washington (zip 26181) is 6.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Washington (zip 26181) jobs have decreased by 0.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Washington (zip 26181)'s cost of living is 15.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Washington (zip 26181)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in the 26181 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Wood county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 70.2% to 28.2%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Washington (zip 26181)'s population is 5,847 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 0.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Washington (zip 26181) is Real Estate: $174,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.9%.

SCHOOLS
Washington (zip 26181) 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 Washington (zip 26181). More Education



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Housing Market in Washington

It's a good time to buy in Washington. Home Appreciation is up 8.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Washington is $174,500.
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