Cheat Lake, West Virginia

Population 7,972

Cheat Lake is located in Monongalia County, WV. The population is 7,972, making Cheat Lake the 2nd largest city in Monongalia County.

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

Cities near Cheat Lake include Brookhaven, Morgantown and Point Marion.

Cheat Lake Neighborhood Report


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  • No High School Diploma: 4.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 42.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 53%

Crime Rate

28.66% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 112
  • Violent Crimes: 214
  • Robbery: 16
  • Burglary: 227
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in Cheat Lake
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

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


Moderate 3.6%
  • West Virginia unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $712
  • 1 Bedroom: $734
  • 2 Bedrooms: $890
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,176
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,422

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Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

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

  • January 31.3°
  • February 33.82°
  • March 44.68°
  • April 55.1°
  • May 63.91°
  • June 70.57°
  • July 74.4°
  • August 72.88°
  • September 67°
  • October 55.47°
  • November 45.3°
  • December 35.45°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Cheat Lake, WV

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Cheat Lake, WV: $93,137


Unemployment in Cheat Lake is 3.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 25.90%
White Collar - 74.10%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • David McKinley

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