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The small town of Oceana, West Virginia is home to just over 1,000 residents. It's a comfortable place to settle down, as retirees make up a greater percentage of the population (17%) here than they do nationally (14%), while young adults are less well-represented. Most residents own their homes in Oceana, and 23% of residents rent. At $695 a month, the average rent is roughly the same as the state average.
Oceana has a high percentage of residents over the age of 25 who possess a high school degree or equivalent (34%) compared to the national average. Additionally, 4% have earned a Bachelor's degree and 5% possess a Master's or Doctoral degree. Many Oceana residents work in one of two industries: education and retail. Combined, these industries account for 11% of the workforce in the town. Oceana workers earn an average annual income of around $47,000, around $9,000 less than the average West Virginia resident. The town's average income also trails the national average ($73,345).
With an average commute time of about 31 minutes, slower than most cities in West Virginia, Oceana residents find that it takes some patience getting to work. Many residents (29%) drive to work, while public transit isn't used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.
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