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

About Paden City, WV

Paden City, WV is located in Wetzel County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Paden City is about 2,379 with about 1,066 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,745.

The Average Home Value is $88,000.00, 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 $47,125.00, which is roughly 22% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 18% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Paden City is about 3.9%.

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

Wetzel County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 69.18% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 74.89%
Democratic: 23.08%
Libertarian: 1.54%
Green: 0.48%


Nearby Locations

Sistersville, WV (4.93 mi.)
Wick, WV (7.52 mi.)
Middlebourne, WV (7.52 mi.)
Bens Run, WV (8.97 mi.)
Friendly, WV (8.97 mi.)
Reader, WV (9.93 mi.)
Proctor, WV (12.35 mi.)
Alma, WV (13.64 mi.)
Wilbur, WV (13.64 mi.)
Hastings, WV (13.74 mi.)
Pine Grove, WV (13.74 mi.)
Alvy, WV (17.00 mi.)
Jacksonburg, WV (17.00 mi.)
Lima, WV (17.00 mi.)
Big Run, WV (19.19 mi.)
Wileyville, WV (19.30 mi.)
Knob Fork, WV (19.30 mi.)
Littleton, WV (19.30 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 26159
Latitude : 39.608215
Longitude : -80.906894
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1011 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.32
Male Population Estimate : 47.80%
Female Population Estimate : 52.20%
Median Age : 45.0
Male Median Age : 43.3
Female Median Age : 46.3

White Population Estimate : 99.34%
Black Population Estimate : 0.40%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.44%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.29%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.18%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.40%
Other Population Estimate : 0.04%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Paden City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Wetzel County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Wetzel County: About 89 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Wetzel County is about 69% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.