Terra Alta, WV Real Estate
Terra Alta, West Virginia is located in Preston County. Nearby cities and towns include Hutton, Crellin, Albright, Kingwood, Oakland, Aurora, Mountain Lake Park, Rowlesburg, Loch Lynn Heights, Tunnelton, Deer Park, Reedsville, Gorman, Bayard, Masontown, Bruceton Mills, Brandonville, Swanton, Friendsville, Newburg, Accident, Kitzmiller, Markleysburg, Thomas, Elk Garden, Brookhaven, Davis, Cheat Lake, Addison, and Jennings. Terra Alta is a rural community with a population of 1,494. The median household income is $34,895. In Terra Alta, 56% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 32% of the households. Half the population of Terra Alta commutes 19 minutes or less to work, with 65% of residents holding white collar jobs and 35% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Terra Alta, WV is 27 years, with 62% of those homes owned, 23% rented, and 15% not occupied.