Birch River, West Virginia

Population 107

Birch River is located in Nicholas County, WV. The population is 107, making Birch River the 5th largest city in Nicholas County.

There are 1 public schools in Birch River with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Birch River is low , and there are 4 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Birch River is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Birch River property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Birch River include Little Birch, Tioga and Frametown.

Birch River Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 19.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 80.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: NR

Crime Rate

24.49% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 91
  • Violent Crimes: 30
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 122
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

96.89% Higher than national avg.
  • 4 offenders in Birch River
  • 373.83 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

5 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 5


Very High 5.1%
  • 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 Birch River, WV and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Birch River's schools as Above average, 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 Birch River, WV

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $532
  • 1 Bedroom: $536
  • 2 Bedrooms: $705
  • 3 Bedrooms: $969
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,028

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Environmental Hazards

5 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Birch River, WV has 94.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.32 Average
    Birch River, WV is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 33.82°
  • February 37.32°
  • March 47.45°
  • April 57.88°
  • May 65.59°
  • June 73.79°
  • July 75.84°
  • August 75.5°
  • September 69.02°
  • October 56.8°
  • November 45.6°
  • December 35.45°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Birch River, WV

Birch River, WV has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Birch River, WV has no risk of hurricanes.
Birch River, WV has a very low risk of hail storms.
Birch River, WV has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Birch River, WV: $0


Unemployment in Birch River is 5.1%. 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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Nearest Major Airports

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  • No fire stations found in Birch River, WV

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