Belington has a lot more to offer than just abject poverty. West Virginia defines itself by its natural beauty, as the state slogan, "Wild and Wonderful," shows. I think the mountains and countryside are gorgeous however I think the governor made a gross error allowing fracking; it was a temporary fix to a sluggish economy and in the end the people in WV will pay dearly for it. And when you're not busy making the city's median income of $55,833/year, there's tons of fun to be had here. When a person tells you that his opinions are fact because he is a scientist and he is using science you know that he is either a pathological liar or just doesn’t understand science. Yes, I agree! The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and comes up short again and again, because there is no effort without error or shortcoming, but who knows the great enthusiasms, the great devotions, who spends himself for a worthy cause; who, at the best, knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who, at the worst, if he fails, at least he fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who knew neither victory nor defeat.”. Seems like everyone is in agreement, nobody agrees with you! Median Home Value: $98,200 (11th worst) The cost of living is about 80% the national average. The median income in the area comes in at a modest $38,506. We firmly decided no, that just isn't fair. I am so surprised that Beckley tops the list for the worst places to live. Required fields are marked *. Charleston has a horrible infrastructure. Where Are The Best Places In West Virginia? i dont agree on this at all beckley is a very nice place to live yea theres some flaws but there are incredibly nice people the nicest you’ll meet and i know alot of people think we are all red necks but thats not true! This is our seventh time ranking the worst places to live in West Virginia. Data is skewed somewhere, I call bull crap on this… total bull crap. Seems to me that people see someone a little different and they Hollar racism. Obviously, you do need an education. The Mother of Presidents is known for its scenic natural landscape, as most states around the mid-Atlantic area, temperate climate, vast cultural diversity and more. You won't trouble finding a job here, either, as the unemployment rate is the 4th best in West Virginia at 4.8%. Finally, we ranked every city on the "Worst Place To Live Score" with the lowest score being the worst city in West Virginia -- Grafton. Many of its proud 135,000 residents like to explain that it is located where “where the Cooper and Ashley Rivers come together to form the Atlantic Ocean.” Yes, Bridgeport, has an impressive history for a place of just over 8,556 people. There are maybe 15 towns with population of over 10,000 people in the state, to make of list of the worst and best places is preposterous. Did you know 80% of Planned Parenthoods are in Black neighborhoods? More on Grafton:  Data | Photos. I was born n raised in wva n I can say McDowell Co. Didn’t make the list?? Safe Kids Worldwide is dedicated to protecting kids from unintentional injuries. It’s enormously expensive to live in a society as ours, but it’s good and worth it if responsibility is practiced and respect is issued without restraint. People, learn to communicate. Population: 15,553 Rank Last Year: 7 (Down 1) Robert Byrd, a democrat, was the best thing that happened to WV. © Chasing Chains, LLC. No it’s not christians fault west Virginia sucks. ), Population: 10,270Rank Last Year: 5 (Down 4)Median Home Value: $113,300 (10th best)Unemployment Rate: 6.9% (17th best)More on St. Albans: Real Estate | Crime Report | Cost Of Living. Your email address will not be published. Rank Last Year: 5 (No Change) © 2015-2021 Chasing Chains, LLC. With one of the highest concentration of Meth, heroin and other opioids? Roadsnacks doesn’t have a clue! Median Home Value: $99,300 (13th worst) Your ratings are a boatload of crap. More on Keyser:  Data | Photos. It has its crime and it’s not perfect but it’s fairly safe. It hosts several annual events, such as the Augusta Heritage Festival. West Virginia's "Friendly City" is also the state's 6th best place to live. Washington Irving Middle School might win games, but that does not make clarksburg a good place. Instead they voted for another know-it-all blow hard from New York, who like all know-it-all blowhards posting here are of superior intelligence. We use data, analytics, and a sense of humor to determine the dirt on places across the country. The only problem with the towns mentioned was the lack of beautifying the areas with flowering trees and flower borders in the towns surrounding roadways and streets. Now we also realize that city living might not be your cup of tea, so we ran the following analysis on towns and then again for small towns. To help keep our city safe, any resident can receive a free face mask at City Hall. We can thank West Virginia for the "Golden Delicious" apple and the 2nd best place to live, Vienna. We took a dive into the data for the seventh time to see what has changed over the past year. This is what this article is about. Any pepperoni roll not make in North Central WV is not a genuine pepperoni roll… period. If there is unemployment, let’s put the blame on our national leadership and federal government. Unemployment Rate: 7.3% (9th worst) I have to agree with this article, I have been all over the USA and West Virginia has to be the most racist, unintelligent state I have ever been in. Rank Last Year: 10 (Up 6) Clarksburg one of the worst to live in? Where are these places you wonder? In fact, they can be some of the best places to live in America. America isn’t America anymore. Hello! I think everyone wins in that situation. That is called short-sightedness. The wording of each city’s description is similarly convoluted and grammatically incorrect. You can download the data here. In terms of number of crimes per person, Parkersburg is certainly up there. Huntington is the most populated city on this list, and second only to Charleston in terms of population. We aim to deliver infotainment about where you live that your real estate agent won't tell you. How far do you have to drive to shop? People dying all around us from this stuff, and no one bats an eye, they all die from the same thing natural death due to heart stopping, interesting how they spin that. Try working for your living & forgetting the retirement coming in—then see how comfortable your life is, there. Census's most recent American Community Survey, Download The Entire West Virginia Ranking Data, High population density (Lots of things to do). Looking forward to living in the cradle of America! It amuses me how many people get offended by satire. I love Beckley and in my opinion, it is the BEST city in West Virginia. I lived there and what John said is the truth. Hopefully, you’ll offer a more in-depth analysis of these fine cities one day, but until then, I’ll let you ponder this insight from Teddy Roosevelt: NO place is “IT”, and will never be. I wouldn’t bury my dog in that state it is run down and dirty in Charleston and they have a big drug problem. I can live without “entertainment”. This list is laughable: Pea Ridge is indeed a geographic location near Barboursville , however most of it carries a Huntington zip code (no PO on Pea Ridge Road). I lived in Durham and now Durham County, and seeing this article that included my HOMETOWN in WV makes me feel like going to the front door of one of the “founders” of Chasing Chains to give someone a piece of my mind, (or maybe a swift kick in the rear end!!). I’m Canadian and every year when I drive to Florida through West Virginia I am in disbelief of how many red necks and low budge people we see in WV. liken to cops feeling as if the town’s folks are the enemy . Population: 12,475Rank Last Year: 6 (Up 2)Median Home Value: $130,700 (8th best)Unemployment Rate: 4.8% (4th best)More on South Charleston: Real Estate | Crime Report | Cost Of Living. More on Moundsville:  Data | Photos. The drainage system is,way out dated for the population of the city. "I wasn't expecting to really feel much getting the vaccine emotionally," Matuskowitz, 37, told CNN. Can you walk anyplace? Clarksburg schools are not cocky towards other schools. After looking for jobs from all over the US we are back here but in Jefferson County in the eastern panhandle not too far from Martinsburg. People’s basements are constantly flooded when there is to much water for the drainag system to handle.would you like to buy a home there? And in the end, Grafton ranks as the worst city to live in West Virginia for 2021. We then ranked each city from 1 to 26 for all the criteria with a #1 ranking being the worst for the particular criteria. GOD BLESS YOU! ….and that is why WV sucks -due to religious simple minded people who have no interest in improving the state’s economy and social issues. I think it’s funny that Cory is knocking education in Martinsburg, but can barely spell himself. We do not sweep them ” under the rug”, we “paint a rosy picture” like every other state in the U.S., but the cities they are showing are not bad cities, if you had ever lived in WV you would understand but you most likely don’t so you would not know what the truth is. Smart and wealthy, folks? That criteria would be very important, but no lets just use crime! Your email address will not be published. Otherwise, buckle up for a ride down good living lane with Hurricane at the end of the cul-de-sac. The first Saturday of every May, Louisville becomes the center of the sports world with the running of the Kentucky Derby, a major local event. New Martinsville is located in northwestern West Virginia, along the Ohio River, right across from the state of the same name. Probably why they moved there from the other “not so cheap” states to live, because they HAVE REGULAR INCOME. Hurricane made a strong showing to take in the overall number one spot for the best place to live in West Virginia for 2021. You have not visited all the towns and community’s in Wv… by the way.. southern Wv still exists…. If you don’t see your city listed, we most likely still service your area. Oak Hill has the 2nd-highest unemployment rate in the state, making it an undesirable place to live, overall. This list is a scientific analysis based on real data and is completely unbiased. All rights reserved. Barbour County managed to snag two of your worst top 10 (Belington) being the other. Unemployment Rate: 11.0% (4th worst) Explore the safest suburbs in the U.S. based on crime rates for murder, assault, rape, burglary, and other crime statistics by city. The 10 Best Places To Live In West Virginia For 2021. And all that after 8 years under Obama. if(window.innerWidth < 700){ezoicSiteSpeed(jQuery(document), String(/documentReady/).substring(1).slice(0,-1), String(/jQuery-document-dot-ready/).substring(1).slice(0,-1), function($){$("#skip_expand").html("(Expand+)");$("#toc ul").css("display", "none");$("#skip_expand").on("click", function(){$("#toc ul").toggle()});$("#toc h3").on("click", function(){$("#toc ul").toggle()});});}. Did I mention they are using the waste brines which are mixed with 700+ deadly chemicals drying it up in aeration ponds, with tarps next to local residential homes, which breathe that air 24/7 and taking the salt residues to a dump onto the road ways, which then melts and feeds the creeks, which the animals drink and people eat. We then took the average rank across all criteria, with the city posting the lowest overall score being crowned the winner of the title "Best Place To Live In West Virginia". Also the,crime rate and drug issues are horrible. In contrast with Beckley, Grafton is pretty solid in the crime department; only slightly below average. Expose critical areas that pose hazards, then offer solutions, at the moment gas companies are destroying Wetzel County region, working north, so if you dont want to breathe benzenes and million other air chemicals avoid the entire northern panhandle, courts are on the Gas companies sides. And I’ve been to West Virginia many many times I think it is a beautiful state. Median Home Value: $86,200 (4th worst) Ranking based on Niche's 2020 Best Suburbs to Live Ranking and includes only suburbs that earned strong Crime & Safety grades. Lol you and you situation DOES NOT reflect the masses who live in the area. Rank Last Year: 2 (Down 1) (By the way the Confederates lost the civil war so if you fly the flag I guess that means you are still a racist). Four “towns” you list are not towns. And before you get all riled up and say we're picking on small town America, that's not the case. It’s all in what amenities you’re looking for and jobs. My wife refuses to stop for the night in WV because who knows how many KKK members still live in those small towns. If you've been looking for a place to live in the past several years, you've probably stumbled upon his writing already. Most accurate crime rates for Huntington, WV. Though the town is small by national standards, boasting just 7,072 residents, Elkins, West Virginia, served as regional economic hub during the late 19th and early 20th century. Any true West Virginian knows the density and pollution are the areas true Mountaineers run from. Today, people do what is politically correct instead of what is morally RIGHT. In fact, it sits at number 8 on the list of the best places to live in West Virginia. Feel free to call us anytime at (844) 239-7711 or chat with us online. More on Oak Hill:  Data | Photos. Right now, it’s all fighting, yelling for ” rights”, killng babies (don’t call it abortion), free use of drugs, mandating bathroom use of choice , no restrictions anywhere and the list goes on. Why not look at cancer rates based by city year over year by % percentages?, oh yea, hit a nerve, getting robbed of your life is far worse than crime in small cities! So Beckley is the worst and Welch doesn’t even make the list? beckley is a great place to live!! The truth is the truth is the truth. According to science, Parkersburg is the 9th worst place you can live in West Virginia. I have lived in Beckley for 31 years and have enjoyed the peacefulness of the area. More on Princeton:  Data | Photos. I lived in Charleston for the first 21 years of my life. When we moved to Charlotte they were at least 1/2 year ahead of the public school education in Charlotte. In fact, you can get a nice single family home in Vienna for the 6th best median home price in the state, $134,900. Plus, there's simply not a lot to do here (unless you count having a Walmart and a Piggly Wiggly as fun). I swore I’d never move back due to the economy and ruralness but I always talked proudly of my home state. When you use flawed criteria to determine the value of something, you will have skewed results. There might be school spirit, but that doesn’t make Clarksburg a good place. so good day! The city's home prices, low cost of living, and low crime rate are as sweet as an apple, too. Anyone who thinks LA is a great place to be, is delusional. I am a retired teacher after 34 yrs. Each of these towns are all holes. It's also super safe in Wheeling. We looked at over 380 places in West Virginia to determine the best of the best. Byrd was a Grand Wizard of the KKK. Yes, the cost of living in South Charleston is 1.0x lower than the state average and so are living expenses like housing, transportation, and utilities. Not very scientific now are we?? The 12,475 residents that live in South Charleston think that their city is one of the best cities south of the Mason Dixon Line and we would have to agree. The people who stuck up for WV, good for you. And, yes, for most, St. Albans is one of the best because it is located along the Kanawha River, but for those looking for a sweet 'ol West Virginia deal, this city is affordable, safe, and the amenities here are top notch. You can download the data here. We can thank West Virginia for the "Golden Delicious" apple and the 2nd best place to live, Vienna. He originally worked for Movoto Real Estate as the director of marketing before founding HomeSnacks. Hurricane's cost of living is affordable (0.9x lower than the national index of 100) and living expenses like utilities and health services are well below both the state and national levels. However, like its collegiate namesake, Princeton rates highly in education, with the 6th best student-teacher ratio in the state. Of course I’m Catholic so some of these well-meaning Southern Baptist try to “save “me, it’s okay though their fellow Christians and I have no problem considering themselves that and many of them are very good Christians. I guess any poor city in WV would look Very good to anyone who is retired. I would like to see real results, if your going to slam WV, at least do the work! We used science to determine which places in the Mountain State are the real pits. The beautiful state of WV will be left polluted and the housing market is going to crash when they have abandoned these sites; as well as leaving many people without jobs. Even allot of the working class people are the same. Median Home Value: $97,200 (9th worst) There are very classy people here like my family we wear very nice clothes we wear shoes and we brush are hair and bath every day!! When it comes to the best places to live in the United States, expect to find Virginia among the top contenders. This is our seventh time ranking the. With over 70% of West Virginia covered in forest and mountains, we realize that anywhere you move to in the Mountain State will be amazing, but we think that you should definitely give the state's best place to live, Hurricane, a hard look. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 44.7 miles away from the Charleston city center killed 7 people and injured 93 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages. What, pray tell, do you hope to accomplish by publishing negative non-facts about communities, especially when those communities are may be doing the very best they can to keep their heads above water? Also, using “short commutes to work” is a bogus qualifier…first, how short is short? There are break ins, drug attics, robberies, I mean seriously, Clarksburg should be number one on every list that’s titled “worst cities to live in”, because it is. Every city on the list beat both state (5.0) and national (3.7) violent crime rates—no city reported more than 1.6 incidents per 1,000. We ranked each place in West Virginia across a number of criteria from one to 26, with one being the best. WHAT MAP DID YOU USE? 30% of the cities dropped in rank year over year. Any suggestions would be appreciated. No doctors, no dentists. So the city of Huntington was on the ‘Worst’ list, but a road where most residents use a Huntington address is on the best list?! I can’t believe how many run down pick up truck you see with gun racks in the back and the confederate flags on the hood or roof. Why are no towns with populations less than 5,000 considered? Median Home Value: $81,100 (2nd worst) Though 17 of them are the largest cities in their states, the biggest population doesn’t always represent the best quality of life. As far as Democrats go, who do you think gave you all the benefits that poor people are allotted? Why don’t you try writing a piece of real journalism that might inspire someone in a POSITIVE way?! Population: 30,021 West Virginia is home to amazingly awesome pepperoni rolls, fried ravioli, and, of course, great places to live. If you feel this way then why don’t you do us all a favor and move to a different state? Why are Wheeling's 27,062 residents so happy and friendly all of the time? They have my deepest of sympathies. If today’s young people knew the U.S. from 50 or so years ago, despite its problems then, they would come out with a totally different perspective of what they are now missing. Beckley with its high altitude has plenty of fresh air with amazing overlook areas and ski resorts close by. Hotels near West Virginia Junior College - Charleston, WV Hotels near Garnet High School Hotels near University of Charleston Hotels near BridgeValley Community and Technical College Hotels near Mountain State School-Massage Hotels near Carver Career and Technical Education Center Hotels near Ben Franklin Career Center Dunbar, WV Hotels near Everest Institute Cross Lanes 10,348) Hurricane (Pop. The young people have no idea of why we exist or what we’re supposed to stand for. The author is as much of a scientist as a salesman calling himself “honest John” is honest. The only reason we moved to back to WV was affordable housing and the military tax break for retired vets and this part of the state is alive and close to the things we don’t want in our backyard but can drive quickly to get to. South Charleston is not only one of the most affordable cities in the state, there are a bunch of great schools here and cool stuff to do. When you're in Richmond, you'll know you're in the state with the lowest rent in America, because the median rent is a mere $626.The median income in Richmond is $51,362 and the median home price is $100,800, making the city one of the least affordable places for … your eating habits, and ignore environmental toxins, from poisons and vented gasses and wells contaminating your backyards to drinking it from the rivers. The education category is where Grafton really loses marks -- it ranks dead last in overall education score and has the highest (read worst) student-teacher ratio in the state. Slavery in WVA? My wife and I lived in Martinsburg for 7 years and never had any problems. Teays Valley has a post office but its name is Scott Depot. THE WILLFULLY ignorant are all that’s left. I’d say WV is a pretty good place to live & raise a family! Now had those folks voted for Hillary things would have looked up. Try using critical thinking and use this website for what it is: something to get an idea on places and going to the places to make your own judgment. The truth is that nothing is wrong with WV, I am sure wherever you live your state has problems. You said “We compiled a list of which places in West Virginia are the least wild and wonderful to live” yet only one of criterion you used in determining which cities were the “worst of the worst” had anything to do with WV’s claim to being Wild & Wonderful, and it was vague at best. Children’s sizes are also available. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in January. Homeless men hangout all over town, in the mall (the mall is about dead, only about 12 stores remaining), at the library (witch has cut hours because in Martinsburg, education is a low priority), in the park, the train station and just all over downtown. The housing prices were astronomical considering the area, I was shocked. eval(ez_write_tag([[580,400],'homesnacks_com-medrectangle-3','ezslot_0',143,'0','0']));A lot of the towns in the top ten have low crime, affordable housing, and good schools. If you want to see a taste of Elkins's glory years, take a tour of Graceland and Halliehurst, mansions built by two of the town's early boosters. Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. I have the fortunate opportunity to live and work in the same community. On top of that, residents have the 2nd-worst commute of any place in the state. Maybe you should look in the mirror. Oak Hill places 8th in our ranking of the worst places to live in West Virginia. High prices, crap and crowds everywhere. WV is for us a quiet getaway. Well guess what? Also, the Morgantown area has the lowest crime rate for any significant city in our state, and has far more to do than any other 2 cities combined. Let’s count the number of misspelled words. I stay to myself because the only thing I see are drug ridden ignorant people who consider themselves God fearing Christians who know nothing of the Bible or politics but could tell you about pills, meth, weed and who has what not to mention white trash gossip of meaningless things. As far as crime – there are save neighborhoods and not so safe neighborhoods, like any city. If you want to buy a home in Dunbar, the median home price here is the 15th best in the state at $98,400. Carolina Raptor Center is dedicated to environmental stewardship and the conservation of birds of prey, through education, research and the rehabilitation of injured and orphan raptors. Wv people are proud people and love their state. Looking for a safe & quiet, but not too rural area. St Albans for the next 5 years and Beckley for the next 9 years. Good job. Quite the combination, right? If you’re shopping don’t use cash after dark. As a blogger, you had the opportunity to take the high road by presenting the challenges facing each community “The Top 10 Cites Facing the Most Challenges in WV.” Kicking these communities while they’re down in economic indicators doesn’t serve the blogosphere in the best capacity. I left at 18 for college and then travelled the world with my Air Force hubby. How about focusing on something positive about WV? I know individuals who have turned down higher-paying jobs in fairly nice cities just to continue to live here. That would be Grafton. Median Home Value: $78,500 (worst) And how many are like you in your life style versus the rest of the masses…. Two different real estate agents told us that prices were elevated due to the fracking and oil companies in the area. Thinking of taking the plunge and moving to West Virginia? Except for him, the state keeps voting Republican, against their own best self interest. Man… This dude really has something against small towns… Hardly any of his top ten worst of any of the states have pops of over 50K, and dude, seriously? Clarksburg's unemployment rate isn't so bad, and the median income levels are about average for West Virginia. Robert C. Byrd high school has the best student section at every game at every sport, very great sportsmanship and very very supportive of each other. No one I know that lives in wv is racist. It pained me to read this article. I was offered a job with the VA in Clarksburg a couple years ago, after finding out about the fracking and doing some research I declined the job offer. Is it simply the biggest? We aim to deliver bite-sized pieces of infotainment about where you live. You can find out more about him on LinkedIn or his website. Rank Last Year: 4 (Up 2) Pea Ridge and Teays Valley are unincorporated areas with some population. We don't think it's a stretch to assume that people like the following things: The data comes from the Census's most recent American Community Survey and from the FBI Uniform Crime Report. I have lived in Illinois, Florida, Washington state, Japan, Guam, and now I am in Kentucky..Originally, I was in West Virginia. Not a single grocery store. Its historic downtown is on a peninsula formed by two rivers, Ashley and Cooper, flowing into the Atlantic, and protected from the open ocean by surrounding islands. We have reviews of the best places to see in Jefferson City… For instance, it's the 3rd least densely populated place in West Virginia and has the 3rd lowest home values of any place in West Virginia. The cost of living in Dunbar is extremely manageable (1.0x lower than the state average) and homes are affordable. An important railway stop, the city brought in money from the mining and timber industries. Live there??? 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