Parsons, WV
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Parsons, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
1,592
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
19.8%
Median Home
$81,600
Median Income
$46,875
Median Rent
$538

Parsons SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
3
Affordability
9.5
Diversity
4
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
5
Commute
6

Rankings for Parsons in West Virginia

Map Of Parsons, WV

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Population over time in Parsons

Year Population % Change
2019 1,592 4.5%
2018 1,523 -1.5%
2017 1,546 1.8%
2016 1,518 -0.5%
2015 1,526 9.8%
2014 1,390 -9.6%
2013 1,537 -1.7%
2012 1,564 -6.8%
2011 1,679 -2.7%
2010 1,725 -

Race / Ethnicity in Parsons

White
94.2% (1,500)
African American
0.7% (11)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.1% (18)
Two Or More
3.0% (47)
Hispanic
1.0% (16)
Race Parsons WV USA
White 94.2% 92.0% 60.7%
African American 0.7% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 0.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.0% 1.6% 18.0%

Gender in Parsons

Female
52.0% (828)
Male
48.0% (764)
Gender Parsons WV USA
Female 52.0% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Parsons for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (79)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (143)
High School / GED
52.0% (827)
Some College
13.0% (206)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (95)
Bachelor's Degree
6.0% (95)
Master's Degree
8.0% (127)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (15)
Education Parsons WV USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 52.0% 40.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 6.0% 12.0% 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 Parsons, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
14.4% (22,873)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.0% (11,208)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.9% (17,383)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.6% (13,724)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (21,729)
$50,000 to $74,999
25.6% (40,714)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (15,782)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.5% (15,096)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.4% (686)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Parsons WV USA
Less than $10,000 14.4% 8.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.0% 6.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.9% 12.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.6% 11.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 14.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 25.6% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 11.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.5% 11.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.4% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 3.0% 7.7%

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