WV

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

About Switzer, WV

Switzer, WV is located in Logan County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Switzer is about 557 with about 91 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 768.

The Average Home Value is $104,200.00, which is roughly 16% higher than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 45% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $33,056.00, which is roughly 11% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 43% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Switzer is about 16.1%.

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

Logan County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 77.85% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 80.87%
Democratic: 17.91%
Libertarian: 1.03%
Green: 0.19%


Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 25647
Latitude : 37.787902
Longitude : -81.990910
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 944 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304, 681

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.33
Male Population Estimate : 48.05%
Female Population Estimate : 51.95%
Median Age : 45.6
Male Median Age : 44.4
Female Median Age : 46.9

White Population Estimate : 99.09%
Black Population Estimate : 1.30%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.04%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.13%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.26%
Other Population Estimate : 0.26%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Switzer specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Logan County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Logan County: About 558 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Logan County is about 28% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 48% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.