Paw Paw, West Virginia

Population 617

Paw Paw is located in Morgan County, WV. The population is 617, making Paw Paw the 2nd largest city in Morgan County.

There are 2 public schools in Paw Paw with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Paw Paw is moderate , and there are 13 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Paw Paw is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Paw Paw property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Paw Paw include Levels, Little Orleans and Oldtown.

Paw Paw Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 12.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 81.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 5.5%

Crime Rate

52.94% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 135
  • Violent Crimes: 782
  • Robbery: 171
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

94.49% Higher than national avg.
  • 13 offenders in Paw Paw
  • 210.70 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

11 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 11


Moderate 3.0%
  • West Virginia unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in Paw Paw, WV and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Paw Paw's schools as Above 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 Paw Paw, WV

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2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2003, the city of Paw Paw, WV issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2002, the city of Paw Paw, WV issued 1 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: $645
  • 1 Bedroom: $690
  • 2 Bedrooms: $870
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,145
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,465

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Environmental Hazards

11 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Paw Paw, WV has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Paw Paw, WV is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.44 Average
    Paw Paw, 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 35.22°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Paw Paw, WV

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Paw Paw, WV: $42,672


Unemployment in Paw Paw is 3.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 64.88%
White Collar - 35.12%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Alex Mooney

Neighborhood Info

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1 Library view all

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  • No retirement homes found in Paw Paw, WV
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