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  1. Public Schools
    C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    C
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B-
Gassaway is a town in West Virginia with a population of 1,019. Gassaway is in Braxton County. Living in Gassaway offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Gassaway there are a lot of bars. Many families and retirees live in Gassaway and residents tend to be conservative.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$80,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$494
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    38%
  • Own
    62%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    21%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    4%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    13%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    39%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    19%
    13%

Working in Gassaway

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$38,542
National
$55,322
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Gassaway Reviews

1 review
It is super fun here i should know this has been my home from the time that my mother gave birth to me in the Braxton County Hosptial its quit and no one leaves becuase there just are way to much fun stuff to do here . I will always love my home town no matter what .
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