Big Sandy, West Virginia

Population 70

Big Sandy is located in Mcdowell County, WV. The population is 70, making Big Sandy the 10th largest city in Mcdowell County.

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

Cities near Big Sandy include Roderfield, Davy and Iaeger.

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School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 16.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 83.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: NR

Crime Rate

88.62% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 0
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 0
  • Property Crime: 282
  • Larceny Theft: 282

Registered Offenders

90.52% Higher than national avg.
  • 1 offender in Big Sandy
  • 142.86 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

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


High 7.9%
  • 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 Big Sandy, WV and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Big Sandy's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.
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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 Big Sandy, WV

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $595
  • 1 Bedroom: $619
  • 2 Bedrooms: $705
  • 3 Bedrooms: $915
  • 4 Bedrooms: $956

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Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

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

  • January 32.55°
  • February 36.98°
  • March 45.68°
  • April 57.22°
  • May 64.31°
  • June 71.8°
  • July 73.77°
  • August 72.38°
  • September 67.17°
  • October 56.13°
  • November 46.35°
  • December 42.48°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Big Sandy, WV

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Big Sandy, WV: $35,840


Unemployment in Big Sandy is 7.9%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Evan Jenkins

Neighborhood Info

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  • No Cemeteries found in Big Sandy, WV

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  • No library found in Big Sandy, WV

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