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Apartments for rent in Alum Creek, WV

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Who Lives Here

Alum Creek Demographics

Education

High School

42%

Associate's

31%

Bachelor's

25%

Master's

2%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

59%

3 people

24%

4 people

6%

5 people

10%

6+ people

0%

Household Income

0-50k

38%

50-100k

33%

100-150k

23%

150-200k

4%

200k+

1%

Age

0-10

15%

10-20

7%

20-45

30%

45-65

30%

65+

19%

Getting Around Alum Creek

Alum Creek Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

5%

15-30 Mins

58%

30-40 Mins

17%

40-60 Mins

15%

60+ Mins

5%

What Renters Are Saying

Alum Creek Features

Busy Streets

No

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Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

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Noise Late At Night

No

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Area Has Litter

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

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Quiet Area

Yes

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Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

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Tree Lined Streets

Yes

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Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 4 of 4 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 3 of 4 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 3 of 4 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 2 of 4 renters

Near Downtown

No

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Nice Views

No

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Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 4 of 4 renters

Alum Creek Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

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Living in Alum Creek, WV

Alum Creek, a small town in West Virginia, has a population of slightly less than 2,000. Children under 5 make up a higher percentage of the population here (10%) than nationally (6%), making it a nice place to raise a family, while young adults are less well-represented. Overall, the town's population, at an average age of just over 36, is decidedly younger than most cities in West Virginia. The majority of residents own their homes in Alum Creek, and 26% of residents rent. With an average rent of $765 per month, exceeding the state average by $57 a month, relatively high rent costs could play a role in the higher levels of ownership.

Averaging about 33 minutes, Alum Creek's commute time is longer than the West Virginia average of about 24 minutes. Driving is the most common way to get to work, opted for by 33% of workers, while public transit is not used. Relatively few residents (2%) commute to work on foot, though the number exceeds the national average.

Alum Creek has a relatively large number of residents older than 25 who possess Bachelor's degrees (18%) compared to the national average (13%). In addition, 1% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree. Many Alum Creek residents work in one of two industries: healthcare and agriculture. Together, these industries account for 13% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 11% of residents work in sales, making it the top profession in the town. With an average annual income of about $62K, Alum Creek workers earn about $6,000 more than their peers elsewhere in the state. However, Alum Creek compares less favorably to the national average ($73,345).