Fort Ashby, West Virginia

Population 1,577

Fort Ashby is located in Mineral County, WV. The population is 1,577, making Fort Ashby the 2nd largest city in Mineral County.

There are 2 public schools in Fort Ashby with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Fort Ashby is very low , and there are 6 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Fort Ashby is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Fort Ashby property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Fort Ashby include Springfield, Spring Gap and Green Spring.

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School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 5.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 6.4%

Crime Rate

21.38% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 209
  • Robbery: 50
  • Burglary: 80
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

69.48% Higher than national avg.
  • 6 offenders in Fort Ashby
  • 38.05 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

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


Moderate 4.2%
  • West Virginia unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 2 K-12 public schools in Fort Ashby, WV and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Fort Ashby's schools as Very good, 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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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Fort Ashby, WV

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $562
  • 1 Bedroom: $645
  • 2 Bedrooms: $812
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,060
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,360

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Environmental Hazards

6 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Fort Ashby, WV has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4 Average
    Fort Ashby, WV is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 32°
  • February 34.92°
  • March 44.8°
  • April 55.33°
  • May 63.54°
  • June 72.22°
  • July 76.38°
  • August 74°
  • September 66.42°
  • October 55.37°
  • November 44.52°
  • December 28.38°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Fort Ashby, WV

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Fort Ashby, WV: $30,029


Unemployment in Fort Ashby is 4.2%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.43%
White Collar - 58.57%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • David McKinley

Neighborhood Info

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1 Fire Station view all

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  • No hospitals found in Fort Ashby, WV

1 Library view all

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