Lester 56 Poor
Lester Livability #368 ranked city in West Virginia#25,912 ranked city in the USARanks better than 11% of areas
F Lester Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A- Lester Cost of Living Cost of living is 7% lower than West Virginia
Lester
8119% less expensive than the US average
West Virginia
8713% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Lester cost of living
D+ Lester Crime Total crime is 33% higher than West Virginia
Total crime
2,5292% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 402% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
7%Year over year crime is up
Lester crime
D Lester Employment Household income is 15% lower than West Virginia
Median household income
$36,25034% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$16,91643% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
1%78% lower than the US average
Lester employment
F Lester Housing Home value is 34% lower than West Virginia
Median home value
$70,80062% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$73922% lower than the US average
Home ownership
79%24% higher than the US average
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F Lester Schools HS graduation rate is 14% lower than West Virginia
High school grad. rates
68%18% lower than the US average
School test scores
35%30% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Lester K-12 schools
N/A Lester User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Lester
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n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      StatisticLesterWest VirginiaNational
      Average one way commute20min26min26min
      Workers who drive to work84.5%82.0%76.4%
      Workers who carpool9.5%9.9%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit3.4%0.9%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.6%2.9%2.8%
      Working from home0.0%3.1%4.6%

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      Source: The Lester, WV data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).