Alum Creek, West Virginia

Population 1,739

Alum Creek is located in Kanawha County, WV. The population is 1,739, making Alum Creek the 9th largest city in Kanawha County.

There are 1 public schools in Alum Creek with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Alum Creek is high , and there are 8 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Alum Creek is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Alum Creek property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Alum Creek include Upper Falls, St. Albans and Jefferson.

Alum Creek Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 13.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 22.8%

Crime Rate

26.66% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 181
  • Violent Crimes: 331
  • Robbery: 10
  • Burglary: 593
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

74.76% Higher than national avg.
  • 8 offenders in Alum Creek
  • 46.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

13 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 13


Moderate 4.1%
  • West Virginia unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 1 K-12 public school in Alum Creek, WV and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Alum Creek's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.
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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $526
  • 1 Bedroom: $624
  • 2 Bedrooms: $746
  • 3 Bedrooms: $952
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,054

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Environmental Hazards

13 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Alum Creek, WV has 94.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Alum Creek, WV is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.32 Average
    Alum Creek, WV is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 33.82°
  • February 37.32°
  • March 47.45°
  • April 57.88°
  • May 65.59°
  • June 73.79°
  • July 75.84°
  • August 75.5°
  • September 69.02°
  • October 56.8°
  • November 45.6°
  • December 33.53°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Alum Creek, WV

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Alum Creek, WV: $36,957


Unemployment in Alum Creek is 4.1%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 32.92%
White Collar - 67.08%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Alex Mooney
  • Evan Jenkins

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

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  • No fire stations found in Alum Creek, WV

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