Belington

1 review
  1. Town in West Virginia
C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    D
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Real Estate
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    C+
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    D+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    B-

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$78,900
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$702
National
$904
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    21%
  • Own
    79%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    No Data
    264
  • Murder
    No Data
    5
  • Rape
    No Data
    37
  • Robbery
    No Data
    135
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    No Data
    575
  • Theft
    No Data
    2,114
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No Data
    257

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$36,490
National
$53,046
Children
22%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    4%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    5%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    45%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    22%
    14%

    Reviews

    1 review
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    Live and work around Belington, WV. Not much to do around this small town. The schools in Belington are some of the best in Barbour Co. Cost of living is fairly low, but this is a retirement type community.
    • Current Resident
    • 3 months ago