Weirton, WV
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Weirton, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
18,458
Unemployment
8.4%
Poverty
11.5%
Median Home
$94,000
Median Income
$50,822
Median Rent
$649

Weirton SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
5
Safety
9
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8

Weirton, WV Crime Report

36
Total Crimes
198.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-91.53%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Weirton
/ 100k People
West Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 36 198.8 1,755.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 12 66.3 355.9 387.8
Murder 2 11.0 6.6 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 20.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 7 38.7 282.1 279.7
Property Crime 24 132.5 1,399.4 1,958.2
Burglary 0 0.0 273.3 314.2
Larceny 24 132.5 998.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 0 0.0 127.2 246.0

Weirton, WV Cost Of Living

91
Weirton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Weirton West Virginia National Average
Overall 91 88 100
Services 98 106 100
Groceries 111 100 100
Health 96 87 100
Housing 54 63 100
Transportation 119 89 100
Utilities 116 90 100

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
2020 18,458 -2.3%
2019 18,894 -1.0%
2018 19,081 -1.2%
2017 19,307 -0.6%
2016 19,432 -0.5%
2015 19,523 -0.6%
2014 19,634 -0.2%
2013 19,664 -0.3%
2012 19,719 -0.2%
2011 19,753 -

Race / Ethnicity in Weirton

White
91.9% (16,959)
African American
3.0% (553)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.9% (165)
Hawaiian
0.2% (36)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.8% (512)
Hispanic
1.3% (233)
Race Weirton WV USA
White 91.9% 91.5% 60.1%
African American 3.0% 3.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.9% 0.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 1.3% 1.6% 18.2%

Gender in Weirton

Female
51.6% (9,533)
Male
48.4% (8,925)
Gender Weirton WV USA
Female 51.6% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Weirton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (184)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (738)
High School / GED
37.0% (6,829)
Some College
23.0% (4,245)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (2,584)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (2,399)
Master's Degree
5.0% (922)
Professional Degree
2.0% (369)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (184)
Education Weirton WV USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 40.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 13.0% 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
4.2% (76,908)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (125,578)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.7% (216,261)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (191,237)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (289,726)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.5% (434,589)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.7% (252,993)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.8% (180,906)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (31,681)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (45,915)
Income Weirton WV USA
Less than $10,000 4.2% 8.5% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 5.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.7% 12.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 10.8% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 14.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.5% 17.9% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.7% 11.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.8% 11.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 3.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 3.1% 8.3%

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