WV

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

About Eureka, WV

Eureka, WV is located in Pleasants County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Eureka is about 888 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 903.

The Average Home Value is $97,100.00, which is roughly 10% higher than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 49% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $38,500.00, which is roughly 4% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 33% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Eureka is about .

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

Pleasants County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 74.51% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 78.54%
Democratic: 20.02%
Libertarian: 1%
Green: 0.43%


Nearby Locations

Saint Marys, WV (3.59 mi.)
Waverly, WV (9.30 mi.)
Williamstown, WV (10.05 mi.)
Cairo, WV (11.62 mi.)
Highland, WV (12.64 mi.)
Ellenboro, WV (12.64 mi.)
Petroleum, WV (13.69 mi.)
Freeport, WV (14.69 mi.)
Walker, WV (14.69 mi.)
Vienna, WV (15.31 mi.)
North Hills, WV (15.38 mi.)
N Parkersburg, WV (15.38 mi.)
Friendly, WV (15.52 mi.)
Bens Run, WV (15.52 mi.)
Mahone, WV (16.30 mi.)
Harrisville, WV (16.30 mi.)
Newberne, WV (16.30 mi.)
Hazelgreen, WV (16.30 mi.)
Parkersburg, WV (16.57 mi.)
Davisville, WV (17.09 mi.)
Mountain, WV (17.15 mi.)
Greenwood, WV (17.15 mi.)
Toll Gate, WV (17.15 mi.)
Pennsboro, WV (17.15 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 26134
Latitude : 39.351865
Longitude : -81.308048
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 604 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.30
Male Population Estimate : 44.71%
Female Population Estimate : 55.29%
Median Age : 45.5
Male Median Age : 41.5
Female Median Age : 49.8

White Population Estimate : 98.65%
Black Population Estimate : 0.79%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.45%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.23%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.58%
Other Population Estimate : 0.11%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Eureka specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Pleasants County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Pleasants County: About 135 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Pleasants County is about 53% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.