Williamstown, West Virginia

Population 2,911

Williamstown is located in Wood County, WV. The population is 2,911, making Williamstown the 3rd largest city in Wood County.

There are 2 public schools in Williamstown with an average Homefacts rating of A. The total crime rate for Williamstown is very low , and there are 8 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Williamstown is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Williamstown property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Williamstown include Marietta, Boaz and Marietta Township.

Williamstown Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 6.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 64.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 29.2%

Crime Rate

38.54% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 22
  • Violent Crimes: 125
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 162
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

57.74% Higher than national avg.
  • 8 offenders in Williamstown
  • 27.48 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

17 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 15


Moderate 4.4%
  • 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 Williamstown, WV and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Williamstown's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.
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1 Private School

Wood County Christian School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Williamstown, WV

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14 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Williamstown, WV issued 14 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Williamstown, WV issued 13 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: $680
  • 1 Bedroom: $690
  • 2 Bedrooms: $830
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,110
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,200

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Environmental Hazards

17 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

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

  • January 30.72°
  • February 34.22°
  • March 45.1°
  • April 55.62°
  • May 64.39°
  • June 71.55°
  • July 74.9°
  • August 73.46°
  • September 66.18°
  • October 54.9°
  • November 44.6°
  • December 35.45°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Williamstown, WV

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Williamstown, WV: $52,083


Unemployment in Williamstown is 4.4%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 37.12%
White Collar - 62.88%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • David McKinley

Neighborhood Info

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8 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

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  • No hospitals found in Williamstown, WV

1 Library view all

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0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Williamstown, WV
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