Weirton, WV
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Weirton, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
18,670
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
13.3%
Median Home
$94,800
Median Income
$49,496
Median Rent
$704

Weirton SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
9
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8

Weirton, WV Crime Report

99
Total Crimes
541.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-78.15%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Weirton
/ 100k People
West Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 99 541.1 1,900.0 2,476.7
Violent Crime 11 60.1 316.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 21.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 10 54.7 249.1 250.2
Property Crime 88 481.0 1,583.4 2,109.9
Burglary 2 10.9 328.7 340.5
Larceny 84 459.1 1,119.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 2 10.9 135.0 219.9

Weirton, WV Cost Of Living

88
Weirton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Weirton West Virginia National Average
Overall 88 84 100
Services 92 100 100
Groceries 109 91 100
Health 92 88 100
Housing 54 62 100
Transportation 119 87 100
Utilities 114 89 100

Weirton, WV Photos

Rankings for Weirton in West Virginia

Map Of Weirton, WV

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Population over time in Weirton

Year Population % Change
2019 18,670 -1.2%
2018 18,894 -1.0%
2017 19,081 -1.2%
2016 19,307 -0.6%
2015 19,432 -0.5%
2014 19,523 -0.6%
2013 19,634 -0.2%
2012 19,664 -0.3%
2011 19,719 -0.2%
2010 19,753 -

Race / Ethnicity in Weirton

White
92.4% (17,246)
African American
2.6% (494)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.6% (117)
Hawaiian
0.3% (58)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.5% (465)
Hispanic
1.6% (290)
Race Weirton WV USA
White 92.4% 92.0% 60.7%
African American 2.6% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 0.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.6% 1.6% 18.0%

Gender in Weirton

Female
52.8% (9,861)
Male
47.2% (8,809)
Gender Weirton WV USA
Female 52.8% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 47.2% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Weirton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (373)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (933)
High School / GED
38.0% (7,094)
Some College
21.0% (3,920)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (2,427)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (2,427)
Master's Degree
5.0% (933)
Professional Degree
2.0% (373)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (186)
Education Weirton WV USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 40.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 12.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Weirton, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
5.1% (94,912)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (106,339)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.6% (234,599)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (204,749)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.3% (304,792)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.5% (402,270)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (239,496)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.9% (185,160)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (48,039)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (46,640)
Income Weirton WV USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 8.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 6.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.6% 12.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 11.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.3% 14.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.5% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 11.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.9% 11.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 3.0% 7.7%

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