Clarksburg, West Virginia

Population 16,507

Clarksburg is located in Harrison County, WV. The population is 16,507, making Clarksburg the largest city in Harrison County and the 10th largest city in the state of West Virginia.

There are 12 public schools in Clarksburg with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Clarksburg is very low , and there are 106 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Clarksburg is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Clarksburg property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Clarksburg include Nutter Fort, Despard and Stonewood.

Clarksburg Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 11.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 19.7%

Crime Rate

93.77% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 26
  • Violent Crimes: 103
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 0
  • Property Crime: 51
  • Larceny Theft: 26

Registered Offenders

78.91% Higher than national avg.
  • 106 offenders in Clarksburg
  • 64.22 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

216 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 6
  • Registered Polluters: 4
  • Superfunds: 12
  • Tanks & Spills: 194


Moderate 3.9%
  • West Virginia unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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12 Public Schools view public schools

There are 12 K-12 public schools in Clarksburg, WV and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Clarksburg's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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106 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

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

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2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2008, the city of Clarksburg, WV issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2007, the city of Clarksburg, WV issued 2 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: $643
  • 1 Bedroom: $647
  • 2 Bedrooms: $820
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,047
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,212

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Environmental Hazards

216 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Clarksburg, WV has 94.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Clarksburg, WV is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4 Average
    Clarksburg, WV is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 30.65°
  • February 33.47°
  • March 44.38°
  • April 54.68°
  • May 63.05°
  • June 70.23°
  • July 73.67°
  • August 72.04°
  • September 66.17°
  • October 54.22°
  • November 45°
  • December 35.45°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Clarksburg, WV

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Clarksburg, WV: $37,190


Unemployment in Clarksburg is 3.9%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.27%
White Collar - 55.73%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • David McKinley

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

34 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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