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National Population : 333,590,059
West Virginia State Population : 1,692,126

About Alderson, WV

Alderson, WV is located in Monroe County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Alderson is about 2,500 with about 485 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,383.

The Average Home Value is $89,900.00, which is roughly 3% higher than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 52% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $35,959.00, which is roughly 3% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 37% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Alderson is about 1.8%.

West Virginia is ranked #33 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 33.11 out of 100.

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Voting

Monroe County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 73.47% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 78.09%
Democratic: 20.72%
Libertarian: 0.99%
Green: 0.2%


Nearby Locations

Wayside, WV (7.10 mi.)
Ballengee, WV (7.29 mi.)
Talcott, WV (7.29 mi.)
Wolfcreek, WV (7.84 mi.)
Asbury, WV (8.54 mi.)
Alta, WV (8.54 mi.)
Sinks Grove, WV (8.68 mi.)
Pickaway, WV (8.68 mi.)
Grassy Mdws, WV (8.95 mi.)
Smoot, WV (9.27 mi.)
Meadow Bluff, WV (9.27 mi.)
Organ Cave, WV (10.64 mi.)
Ronceverte, WV (10.64 mi.)
Fort Spring, WV (10.64 mi.)
Crawley, WV (11.01 mi.)
Sam Black, WV (11.01 mi.)
Clintonville, WV (11.01 mi.)
Kieffer, WV (11.01 mi.)
Sandstone, WV (11.40 mi.)
Lindside, WV (12.98 mi.)
True, WV (12.99 mi.)
Brooks, WV (12.99 mi.)
Hinton, WV (12.99 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 24910
Latitude : 37.750319
Longitude : -80.698560
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 2461 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304, 681

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.30
Male Population Estimate : 39.16%
Female Population Estimate : 60.84%
Median Age : 42.8
Male Median Age : 44.4
Female Median Age : 42.1

White Population Estimate : 88.54%
Black Population Estimate : 11.24%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.14%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.76%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.17%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.56%
Other Population Estimate : 1.00%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Alderson specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Monroe County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Monroe County: About 108 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Monroe County is about 63% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.