WV

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

About Hughes River, WV

Hughes River, WV is located in Wirt County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Hughes River is about 823 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,547.

The Average Home Value is $88,400.00, which is roughly 1% higher than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 53% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $41,066.00, which is roughly 10% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 29% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Hughes River 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

Wirt County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 78.16% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 80.44%
Democratic: 17.57%
Libertarian: 1.7%
Green: 0.3%


Nearby Locations

Blue Goose, WV (6.74 mi.)
Two Run, WV (6.74 mi.)
Palestine, WV (6.74 mi.)
Sanoma, WV (6.74 mi.)
Lynncamp, WV (6.74 mi.)
Walker, WV (8.46 mi.)
Freeport, WV (8.46 mi.)
Rockport, WV (9.22 mi.)
Munday, WV (9.90 mi.)
Creston, WV (10.30 mi.)
Annamoriah, WV (10.30 mi.)
Davisville, WV (10.99 mi.)
Mineral Wells, WV (11.09 mi.)
Brohard, WV (11.28 mi.)
Petroleum, WV (11.32 mi.)
Macfarlan, WV (11.57 mi.)
Le Roy, WV (11.67 mi.)
Liverpool, WV (11.67 mi.)
Duncan, WV (11.67 mi.)
Five Forks, WV (14.90 mi.)
Big Bend, WV (14.90 mi.)
Belleville, WV (15.17 mi.)
Reedy, WV (15.25 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 26143
Latitude : 39.043388
Longitude : -81.398958
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 749 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304, 681

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.39
Male Population Estimate : 49.29%
Female Population Estimate : 50.71%
Median Age : 43.4
Male Median Age : 43.6
Female Median Age : 43.3

White Population Estimate : 99.41%
Black Population Estimate : 0.48%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.31%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.29%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.64%
Other Population Estimate : 0.02%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Hughes River specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Wirt County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Wirt County: About 246 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Wirt County is about 15% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.