WV

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

About Mcmechen, WV

Mcmechen, WV is located in Marshall County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Mcmechen is about 1,697 with about 1,147 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,103.

The Average Home Value is $74,700.00, which is roughly 15% lower than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 60% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $37,273.00, which is roughly 1% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 35% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Mcmechen is about 4.2%.

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

Marshall County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 66.89% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 74.11%
Democratic: 24.54%
Libertarian: 1.02%
Green: 0.33%


Nearby Locations

Benwood, WV (1.54 mi.)
Glen Dale, WV (2.17 mi.)
Moundsville, WV (4.28 mi.)
Overbrook, WV (6.13 mi.)
Elm Grove, WV (6.13 mi.)
Wheeling, WV (6.13 mi.)
Warwood, WV (6.13 mi.)
Mozart, WV (6.13 mi.)
Bethlehem, WV (6.13 mi.)
Dallas, WV (9.01 mi.)
Triadelphia, WV (9.21 mi.)
Valley Grove, WV (11.10 mi.)
Glen Easton, WV (11.42 mi.)
Cameron, WV (14.03 mi.)
Bethany, WV (17.63 mi.)
Proctor, WV (18.45 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 26040
Latitude : 39.985875
Longitude : -80.730994
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 667 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.27
Male Population Estimate : 48.50%
Female Population Estimate : 51.50%
Median Age : 41.7
Male Median Age : 39.3
Female Median Age : 45.5

White Population Estimate : 98.57%
Black Population Estimate : 1.14%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.05%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.29%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.14%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.38%
Other Population Estimate : 0.29%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Mcmechen specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Marshall County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Marshall County: About 241 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Marshall County is about 16% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.