Hinton, West Virginia

Population 2,655

Hinton is located in Summers County, WV. The population is 2,655, making Hinton the largest city in Summers County.

There are 3 public schools in Hinton with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Hinton is low , and there are 14 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Hinton is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Hinton property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Hinton include Jumping Branch, Talcott and Pence Springs.

Hinton Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 18.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 67.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 14.3%

Crime Rate

13.05% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 135
  • Violent Crimes: 135
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 135
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

77.98% Higher than national avg.
  • 14 offenders in Hinton
  • 52.73 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

46 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 3
  • Tanks & Spills: 42


Moderate 3.8%
  • West Virginia unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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3 Public Schools view public schools

There are 3 K-12 public schools in Hinton, WV and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Hinton'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 Hinton, WV

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1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2013, the city of Hinton, WV issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2012, the city of Hinton, WV issued 0 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: $600
  • 1 Bedroom: $630
  • 2 Bedrooms: $750
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,070
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,280

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Environmental Hazards

46 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Hinton, 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
    Hinton, WV is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 31.02°
  • February 34.15°
  • March 43.15°
  • April 54.2°
  • May 64.31°
  • June 68.46°
  • July 71.47°
  • August 70.95°
  • September 64.88°
  • October 53.27°
  • November 43.38°
  • December 42.48°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Hinton, WV

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Hinton, WV: $32,070


Unemployment in Hinton is 3.8%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 51.05%
White Collar - 48.95%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Evan Jenkins

Neighborhood Info

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