West Virginia is home to more than 1 million residents, making it the 38th most populous of the 50 United States. West Virginia ranks 42nd in total area (24,230.00 square miles) and 42nd in population density (76.57 people per square mile). The median age of its residents is 42 years, with 79.4% of the population 18 year and over.
According to Homefacts' records there are currently 4,666 criminal and sex offenders in West Virginia (approximately 25.15 offenders per 10,000 people). The unemployment rate in West Virginia is 4.2% .
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4,666 Registered Sex Offenders found in West Virginia
A search for our database shows there are 4,666 registered Sex Offenders in West Virginia. West Virginia has a ratio of 25.15 offenders per 10,000 residents.
Our database indicates that there are 1 incarcerated Sex Offenders in West Virginia. As well as 143 offenders whose location is unknown in West Virginia due to the offenders being transient or their address being unmappable.
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West Virginia building permits average per year since 2001 is 3,078. In 2005, there was a high number of building permits with 4,903 and a low number of building permits in 2011 of 1,311. 71.38% of the building permits are for Single Family housing units in 2012.
Since 2005 the unemployment rate in West Virginia has ranged from 3.6% in September 2008 to 12.9% in February 1992. The current unemployment rate for West Virginia is 4.2% for October 2017. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.