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Follansbee

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    grade B minus
    Overall Niche Grade
    1. Public Schools
      grade C minus
    2. Crime & Safety
      grade A minus
    3. Housing
      grade B+
    4. Nightlife
      grade B+
    5. Good for Families
      grade B minus
    6. Diversity
      grade C+
    7. Jobs
      grade B
    8. Weather
      grade C+
    9. Cost of Living
      grade A
    10. Health & Fitness
      grade C+
    11. Outdoor Activities
      grade C+
    12. Commute
      grade B

    editorial

    Follansbee is a with a population of 2,812. Follansbee is in Brooke County. Living in Follansbee offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Follansbee there are a lot of bars and coffee shops. Many retirees live in Follansbee and residents tend to be conservative.

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    Real Estate

    Median Home Value
    $125,600
    National
    $281,900
    Median Rent
    $591
    National
    $1,268
    Area Feel
    Sparse Suburban
    Rent vs. Own
    • Rent
      33%
    • Own
      67%
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    Crime & Safety

    Crime & Safety
    grade A minus
    Based on violent and property crime rates.
    Violent Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Assault
      0
      national  282.7
    • Murder
      0
      national  6.1
    • Rape
      0
      national  40.7
    • Robbery
      0
      national  135.5
    Property Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Burglary
      72.5
      national  500.1
    • Theft
      362.3
      national  2,042.8
    • Motor Vehicle Theft
      108.7
      national  284

    Residents

    Diversity
    grade C+
    Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
    Age
    • <10 years
      7%
    • 10-17 years
      8%
    • 18-24 years
      11%
    • 25-34 years
      7%
    • 35-44 years
      11%
    • 45-54 years
      11%
    • 55-64 years
      26%
    • 65+ years
      18%
    Education Levels
    • Master's degree or higher
      4%
      national  13%
    • Bachelor's degree
      11%
      national  21%
    • Some college or associate's degree
      35%
      national  28%
    • High school diploma or equivalent
      44%
      national  26%
    • Less than high school diploma
      5%
      national  11%

    Working in Follansbee

    Jobs
    grade B
    Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
    Median Household Income
    $47,386
    National
    $75,149

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