Bethany, West Virginia

Population 1,170

Bethany is located in Brooke County, WV. The population is 1,170, making Bethany the 4th largest city in Brooke County.

There are 0 public schools in Bethany with an average Homefacts rating of NA. The total crime rate for Bethany is very low , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Bethany is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Bethany property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Bethany include West Liberty, Independence Township and Beech Bottom.

Bethany Neighborhood Report


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  • No High School Diploma: 3.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 50.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 45.9%

Crime Rate

71.27% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 79
  • Violent Crimes: 40
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 40
  • Property Crime: 672
  • Larceny Theft: 553

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in Bethany
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

3 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 2


Very High 5.3%
  • West Virginia unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 0 K-12 public schools in Bethany, WV and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Bethany's schools as Not Determined, with an overall NA rating.
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  • Good news! No offenders found in Bethany, WV.

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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Bethany, WV

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2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2002, the city of Bethany, WV issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2001, the city of Bethany, WV issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $560
  • 1 Bedroom: $580
  • 2 Bedrooms: $740
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,000
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,080

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Environmental Hazards

3 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Bethany, WV has 94.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4 Average
    Bethany, WV is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 28.42°
  • February 32.13°
  • March 42.33°
  • April 53.25°
  • May 62.27°
  • June 69.47°
  • July 73.73°
  • August 72.02°
  • September 65.7°
  • October 54.02°
  • November 43.6°
  • December 33.48°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Bethany, WV

Bethany, WV has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Bethany, WV has no risk of hurricanes.
Bethany, WV has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Bethany, WV has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Bethany, WV: $56,094


Unemployment in Bethany is 5.3%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 46.76%
White Collar - 53.24%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin
  • Sen. Shelley Moore Capito
  • Sen. Joe Manchin III

City Representatives

  • David McKinley

Neighborhood Info

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2 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

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  • No hospitals found in Bethany, WV

0 Libraries view all

  • No library found in Bethany, WV

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  • No retirement homes found in Bethany, WV
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