The small town of Welch, West Virginia is home to approximately 3,000 people. Young professionals will fit right in, as they account for an above-average 19% of the community. Renters tend to be in the minority in Welch, and 74% of residents own their homes. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $502 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Welch will save around $2,500 compared to the state average.
Welch's average commute time ranks as one of the best in the state at about 18 minutes, 9th-fastest in the state. Many residents (20%) drive themselves to work, while public transportation isn't used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.
With an average annual income of nearly $43,000, Welch workers earn less than their peers elsewhere in the state. Welch's average income also trails the national average ($73,345). Welch has a high concentration of residents older than 25 who have a high school degree or GED (37%) compared to the national average. Furthermore, 6% possess a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree.
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