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War, WV Real Estate

War, West Virginia is located in McDowell County. Nearby cities and towns include Berwind, Cucumber, Bartley, Raysal, Bradshaw, Gary, Roderfield, Big Sandy, Welch, Davy, Pageton, Kimball, Vivian, Iaeger, Anawalt, Keystone, Tazewell, Cedar Bluff, Northfork, Richlands, Claypool Hill, Springville, Raven, Maybeury, Gratton, Pocahontas, Bramwell, Brenton, Crumpler, Pineville, New Richmond, Gilbert Creek, Justice, Bud, Bluefield, Grundy, Bluewell, Vansant, Covel, Itmann, Gilbert, Montcalm, and Brush Fork. War is a rural community with a population of 833. The median household income is $18,442. In War, 41% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 28% of the households. Half the population of War commutes 20 minutes or less to work, with 67% of residents holding white collar jobs and 33% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in War, WV is 55 years, with 67% of those homes owned, 24% rented, and 9% not occupied.

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War offers a range of educational opportunities with one elementary school and one middle school.

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War, WV Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

War, WV
  • 59% Single
  • 41% Married
West Virginia
  • 48% Single
  • 52% Married

Male VS. Female

War, WV
  • 49% Female
  • 51% Male
West Virginia
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in War, WV

  • 42
  • 41
  • War, WV
  • West Virginia

Average Age of Homes in War, WV

  • 55
  • 31
  • War, WV
  • West Virginia

Vacant Homes in War, WV

  • 9%
  • 11%
  • War, WV
  • West Virginia

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $28,349
  • $51,852
  • War, WV
  • West Virginia

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

War, WV
  • 67% Owned
  • 24% Rented
West Virginia
  • 64% Owned
  • 25% Rented