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

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St. Albans is a town in West Virginia with a population of 10,270. St. Albans is in Kanawha County. Living in St. Albans offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in St. Albans and residents tend to lean conservative.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$113,300
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$768
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    25%
  • Own
    75%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    281.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    20.1
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    20.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    10
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    592.6
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,280
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    180.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    7%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    23%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    36%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  12%

Working in St. Albans

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$50,755
National
$62,843

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