WV

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

About Rachel, WV

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

The total City Population for Rachel is about 219 with about 247 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 432.

The Average Home Value is $0.00, which is roughly 100% lower than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 100% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $0.00, which is roughly 100% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 100% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Rachel is about 47.5%.

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%


Nearby Locations

Mannington, WV (2.57 mi.)
Farmington, WV (2.58 mi.)
Worthington, WV (4.62 mi.)
Enterprise, WV (7.15 mi.)
Fairview, WV (7.32 mi.)
Baxter, WV (8.08 mi.)
Pleasant Vly, WV (8.33 mi.)
Jordan, WV (8.33 mi.)
White Hall, WV (8.33 mi.)
Fairmont, WV (8.33 mi.)
Monongah, WV (8.33 mi.)
Rivesville, WV (9.24 mi.)
Peora, WV (9.26 mi.)
Adamsville, WV (9.26 mi.)
Saltwell, WV (9.26 mi.)
Pine Bluff, WV (9.26 mi.)
Owings, WV (9.26 mi.)
Shinnston, WV (9.26 mi.)
Francis Mine, WV (9.26 mi.)
Metz, WV (9.76 mi.)
Lumberport, WV (10.36 mi.)
Dola, WV (10.36 mi.)
Burton, WV (11.85 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 26587
Latitude : 39.525468
Longitude : -80.293682
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1188 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304, 681

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.51
Male Population Estimate : 50.93%
Female Population Estimate : 49.07%
Median Age : 43.2
Male Median Age : 42.5
Female Median Age : 44.0

White Population Estimate : 99.07%
Black Population Estimate : 1.39%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.00%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.93%
Other Population Estimate : 0.00%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Rachel 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.