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Rand is a suburb in the Charleston Metro Area and in the Kanawha County. It has a population of 941 and a population density of 2,040, which is 95% above the national average. It has a median age of 50, which is 7 years above the Charleston Metro median age and 11 years above the national average.


Rand has a median home value of $94,700, which is 29% below the Metro average.The average rent of $999 is 22% above the metro average rent and 52% below the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Charleston. The average household income in Rand is $37,230 , which is 30% below the Metro average household income and 50% below the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Rand is 4. Rand also has a crime index 182 that is above the Metro average and above the National average.


$94,700Median Home Value
$134,070 Charleston Metro Area
$999Median Rent
$783 Charleston Metro Area
2 /10 - 6 /10
School Rating
182
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
1 hr 22 mins To Charleston Metro Area
19 mins Average Travel Time To Work

Rand Zip Code

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Rand's population is made up of 53% married, 25% single, 12% divorced and 10% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 50%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 13%. Homeowners make up 71% of the population in Rand.

941Population
250,554 Charleston Metro Area
2,040Population Density
  • 50% Male
  • 50% Female
50 Median Age
43 Charleston Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Rand is $23,709. The Median Household Income is $37,230 and the Rand Unemployment Rate is 5%.

$23,709Income Per Capita
$34,375 Charleston Metro Area
$37,230Median Household Income
$53,157 Charleston Metro Area
17% Poverty Rate
20% Charleston Metro Area
5% Unemployment Rate
5% Charleston Metro Area
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$94,700Median Home Value
$134,070 Charleston Metro Area
$999Median Rent
$783 Charleston Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Charleston Metro Area

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Renters
29%
Home Owners
71%
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2 /10 - 6 /10
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Top Schools in Rand

Kanawha County Schools School District
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4001 Salines Drive, Charleston, WV, 25306
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Kanawha County Schools School District
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401 East 6th Street, Belle, WV, 25015
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Kanawha County Schools School District
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1900 School St, Charleston, WV, 25312
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Kanawha County Schools School District
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810 Grant St, Charleston, WV, 25302
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1900 School Street, Charleston, WV, 25387
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1 hr 22 mins
Charleston Metro Area
19 mins Average Travel Time To Work
Commute To
Univ of Virginia College at Wise
3 hr 9 mins
West Virginia University Institue of Technology
27 mins
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Rand crime index is 182 which is higher than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Rand.

182
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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