WV

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

About Carolina, WV

Carolina, WV is located in Marion County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Carolina is about 381 with about 264 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 569.

The Average Home Value is $50,000.00, which is roughly 43% lower than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 74% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $32,898.00, which is roughly 11% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 43% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Carolina is about 13.5%.

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

Marion County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 45.39% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.19%
Democratic: 34.51%
Libertarian: 1.87%
Green: 0.43%


Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 26563
Latitude : 39.477492
Longitude : -80.271462
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1163 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304, 681

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.47
Male Population Estimate : 51.18%
Female Population Estimate : 48.82%
Median Age : 36.5
Male Median Age : 36.1
Female Median Age : 36.8

White Population Estimate : 85.83%
Black Population Estimate : 20.21%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.26%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.26%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.26%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.10%
Other Population Estimate : 0.00%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Carolina specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Marion County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Marion County: About 296 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Marion County is about 13% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 3% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.