Benwood, West Virginia

Population 1,298

Benwood is located in Marshall County, WV. The population is 1,298, making Benwood the 4th largest city in Marshall County.

There are 0 public schools in Benwood with an average Homefacts rating of NA. The total crime rate for Benwood is low , and there are 3 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Benwood is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Benwood property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Benwood include Bellaire, McMechen and Pultney Township.

Benwood Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Not Determined
  • No High School Diploma: 8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 83%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 9%

Crime Rate

59.35% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 25
  • Violent Crimes: 297
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 99
  • Property Crime: 743
  • Larceny Theft: 619

Registered Offenders

49.75% Higher than national avg.
  • 3 offenders in Benwood
  • 23.11 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

12 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 3
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 8

Unemployment

Very High 5.1%
  • West Virginia unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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Summary
There are 0 K-12 public schools in Benwood, WV and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Benwood's schools as Not Determined, with an overall NA rating.
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1 Private School

All Saints Catholic Schoo

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Benwood, WV

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $542
  • 1 Bedroom: $592
  • 2 Bedrooms: $770
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,000
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,150

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Environmental Hazards

12 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

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

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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 Benwood, WV

Earthquakes
Benwood, WV has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Benwood, WV has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Benwood, WV has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Benwood, WV has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Benwood, WV: $31,250

Unemployment

Unemployment in Benwood is 5.1%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 46.79%
White Collar - 53.21%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • David McKinley

Neighborhood Info

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  • No Cemeteries found in Benwood, WV

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