Dunbar, WV
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Dunbar, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
7,166
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
13.7%
Median Home
$98,400
Median Income
$39,688
Median Rent
$786

Dunbar SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Dunbar, WV Crime Report

251
Total Crimes
3,580.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
52.62%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Dunbar
/ 100k People
West Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 251 3,580.6 1,755.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 56 798.9 355.9 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 6.6 6.5
Robbery 11 156.9 20.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 42 599.1 282.1 279.7
Property Crime 195 2,781.7 1,399.4 1,958.2
Burglary 45 641.9 273.3 314.2
Larceny 131 1,868.8 998.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 19 271.0 127.2 246.0

Dunbar, WV Cost Of Living

85
Dunbar's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Dunbar West Virginia National Average
Overall 85 88 100
Services 96 106 100
Groceries 96 100 100
Health 92 87 100
Housing 56 63 100
Transportation 90 89 100
Utilities 84 90 100

Rankings for Dunbar in West Virginia

Map Of Dunbar, WV

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Population over time in Dunbar

Year Population % Change
2020 7,166 -4.0%
2019 7,462 -1.4%
2018 7,571 -1.9%
2017 7,714 -1.1%
2016 7,798 -0.6%
2015 7,844 -0.4%
2014 7,878 0.2%
2013 7,864 -0.1%
2012 7,872 0.1%
2011 7,866 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dunbar

White
70.1% (5,024)
African American
14.1% (1,008)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.2% (88)
Hawaiian
3.1% (225)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
7.7% (554)
Hispanic
3.7% (267)
Race Dunbar WV USA
White 70.1% 91.5% 60.1%
African American 14.1% 3.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 1.2% 0.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 3.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 7.7% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.7% 1.6% 18.2%

Gender in Dunbar

Female
51.4% (3,680)
Male
48.6% (3,486)
Gender Dunbar WV USA
Female 51.4% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dunbar for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (143)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (358)
High School / GED
34.0% (2,436)
Some College
25.0% (1,791)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (429)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (1,361)
Master's Degree
8.0% (573)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (71)
Education Dunbar WV USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 40.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 13.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Dunbar, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
5.7% (40,924)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.9% (56,584)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.1% (122,774)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.9% (120,894)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (95,421)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (119,642)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (83,519)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.6% (68,695)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (7,934)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (208)
Income Dunbar WV USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 8.5% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.9% 5.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.1% 12.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.9% 10.8% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 14.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 17.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 11.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.6% 11.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 3.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 3.1% 8.3%

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