West Virginia

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The West Virginia Community Advancement and Development Center provides resources, funding and support for community needs in all sectors. The CAD team supports economic development, community growth and restoration, disaster preparedness and recovery, non-profit efforts and much more.
Services Administered: CDBG-DR, RHP, HOPWA, ESG
The West Virginia Housing Development Fund is a public body corporate and governmental instrumentality of the State of West Virginia established to increase the supply of residential housing for persons and families of low- and moderate-income, and to provide construction and permanent mortgage financing to public and private sponsors of such housing.
Services Administered: HOME, HTF

Fiscal Year 2023 HUD Grants

CDBG

State

$14,211,637

Total

$20,971,245

RHP

State

$2,191,471

Total

$2,191,471

HOME

State

$5,854,821

Total

$8,740,015

HTF

State

$3,066,413

Total

$3,066,413

Hopwa

State

$807,359

Total

$807,359

ESG

State

$1,689,524

Total

$1,834,845

Service Area Demographics
(Non-Metro)

Rural Population

682,651

Urban Population

1,109,496

Total Population

1,792,147

Poverty Rate

15.6%

Housing Units

894,956

Unemployment Rate

6.2%

Median Household Income

$46,711

Elgood Water Extension

The lack of adequate raw water in the Dan Hale Reservoir limited further expansion of the District’s water system until the Mercer/Summers Regional Water Project (Phase I) was completed. The Elgood Water Extension Project (Phase IV) provides safe and potable water supplies to the residents of the communities noted above and replaces the wells that are currently running dry, have high iron content, high sulfur content, and have the danger of fecal content. Additionally, the Elgood Water Extension Project provides fire protection from fire hydrants which was previously not available.

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