WV

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

About Swiss, WV

Swiss, WV is located in Nicholas County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Swiss is about 584 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $48,500.00, which is roughly 45% lower than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 74% 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 Swiss 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

Nicholas County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 73.11% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 77.88%
Democratic: 20.94%
Libertarian: 0.99%
Green: 0.19%


Nearby Locations

Belva, WV (3.31 mi.)
Bickmore, WV (5.84 mi.)
Fola, WV (5.84 mi.)
Dixie, WV (6.20 mi.)
Lizemores, WV (6.56 mi.)
Bentree, WV (6.56 mi.)
Indore, WV (7.84 mi.)
Victor, WV (9.35 mi.)
Ramsey, WV (9.35 mi.)
Ansted, WV (9.75 mi.)
Brownsville, WV (10.00 mi.)
Gauley Bridge, WV (10.00 mi.)
Glen, WV (10.21 mi.)
Mount Lookout, WV (11.15 mi.)
Pond Gap, WV (11.68 mi.)
Lansing, WV (11.68 mi.)
Bomont, WV (11.91 mi.)
Kanawha Falls, WV (12.12 mi.)
Summersville, WV (12.26 mi.)
Clay, WV (12.40 mi.)
Hico, WV (13.17 mi.)
Pool, WV (13.58 mi.)
Mount Nebo, WV (14.37 mi.)
Runa, WV (14.37 mi.)
Maysel, WV (14.60 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 26690
Latitude : 38.274316
Longitude : -81.073027
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1902 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304, 681

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.53
Male Population Estimate : 51.37%
Female Population Estimate : 48.63%
Median Age : 41.4
Male Median Age : 38.5
Female Median Age : 43.0

White Population Estimate : 99.83%
Black Population Estimate : 0.34%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.00%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Other Population Estimate : 0.17%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Swiss specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Nicholas County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Nicholas County: About 725 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Nicholas County is about 36% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 60% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.