Dunbar, WV
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Dunbar, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
7,333
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
12.1%
Median Home
$98,400
Median Income
$44,009
Median Rent
$856

Dunbar SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Dunbar, WV Crime Report

343
Total Crimes
4,723.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
90.71%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Dunbar
/ 100k People
West Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 343 4,723.2 1,900.0 2,476.7
Violent Crime 44 605.9 316.6 366.7
Murder 1 13.8 4.4 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 21.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 40 550.8 249.1 250.2
Property Crime 299 4,117.3 1,583.4 2,109.9
Burglary 67 922.6 328.7 340.5
Larceny 190 2,616.4 1,119.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 42 578.4 135.0 219.9

Dunbar, WV Cost Of Living

82
Dunbar's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Dunbar West Virginia National Average
Overall 82 84 100
Services 94 100 100
Groceries 94 91 100
Health 99 88 100
Housing 58 62 100
Transportation 85 87 100
Utilities 86 89 100

Rankings for Dunbar in West Virginia

Map Of Dunbar, WV

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Population over time in Dunbar

Year Population % Change
2019 7,333 -1.7%
2018 7,462 -1.4%
2017 7,571 -1.9%
2016 7,714 -1.1%
2015 7,798 -0.6%
2014 7,844 -0.4%
2013 7,878 0.2%
2012 7,864 -0.1%
2011 7,872 0.1%
2010 7,866 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dunbar

White
76.1% (5,584)
African American
13.3% (977)
American Indian
0.1% (6)
Asian
1.5% (113)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.7% (421)
Hispanic
3.2% (232)
Race Dunbar WV USA
White 76.1% 92.0% 60.7%
African American 13.3% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 0.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.7% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.2% 1.6% 18.0%

Gender in Dunbar

Female
51.1% (3,749)
Male
48.9% (3,583)
Gender Dunbar WV USA
Female 51.1% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dunbar for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (293)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (439)
High School / GED
34.0% (2,493)
Some College
24.0% (1,759)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (513)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (1,099)
Master's Degree
8.0% (586)
Professional Degree
1.0% (73)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (73)
Education Dunbar WV USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 40.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 12.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Dunbar, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
6.7% (49,356)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (31,936)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (105,557)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.3% (112,193)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.8% (108,875)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (133,760)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (80,049)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.4% (105,349)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (5,391)
$200,000 or more
0.1% (829)
Income Dunbar WV USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 8.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 6.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 12.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.3% 11.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.8% 14.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 11.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.4% 11.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.1% 3.0% 7.7%

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