Matoaka, West Virginia

Population 275

Matoaka is located in Mercer County, WV. The population is 275, making Matoaka the 10th largest city in Mercer County.

There are 1 public schools in Matoaka with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Matoaka is very low , and there are 5 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Matoaka is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Matoaka property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Matoaka include Hiawatha, Lashmeet and Montcalm.

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School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 17.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 82.3%
  • 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

92.55% Higher than national avg.
  • 5 offenders in Matoaka
  • 181.82 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

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


Very High 5.3%
  • 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 Matoaka, WV and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Matoaka's schools as 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 Matoaka, WV

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $468
  • 1 Bedroom: $593
  • 2 Bedrooms: $705
  • 3 Bedrooms: $964
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,024

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Environmental Hazards

6 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Matoaka, WV has 94.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.32 Average
    Matoaka, 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 Matoaka, WV

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Matoaka, WV: $33,125


Unemployment in Matoaka is 5.3%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 75.68%
White Collar - 24.32%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Evan Jenkins

Neighborhood Info

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2 Cemeteries view all

1 FCC Tower view all

1 Fire Station view all

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  • No hospitals found in Matoaka, WV

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  • No library found in Matoaka, WV

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  • No retirement homes found in Matoaka, WV
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