Moundsville, West Virginia

Population 9,277

Moundsville is located in Marshall County, WV. The population is 9,277, making Moundsville the largest city in Marshall County.

There are 6 public schools in Moundsville with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Moundsville is low , and there are 54 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Moundsville is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Moundsville property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Moundsville include Glen Dale, Mead Township and Shadyside.

Moundsville Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 12.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 74.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 12.8%

Crime Rate

37.27% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 348
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 0
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

80.05% Higher than national avg.
  • 54 offenders in Moundsville
  • 58.21 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

83 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 6
  • Superfunds: 10
  • Tanks & Spills: 67


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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6 Public Schools view public schools

There are 6 K-12 public schools in Moundsville, WV and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Moundsville's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.
1 Private School

St Francis Xavier School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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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 Moundsville, WV

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1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Moundsville, WV issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Moundsville, WV issued 0 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: $520
  • 1 Bedroom: $570
  • 2 Bedrooms: $740
  • 3 Bedrooms: $960
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,105

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Environmental Hazards

83 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Moundsville, WV has 94.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Moundsville, WV is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4 Average
    Moundsville, 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 Moundsville, WV

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Moundsville, WV: $31,957


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

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 56.79%
White Collar - 43.21%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • David McKinley

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

6 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Moundsville, WV

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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