Living in Alderson, WV

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-10

Alderson SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
4
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
5
Education
6
Commute
8

Alderson, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
1,178
Unemployment
1.8%
Poverty
26.4%
Median Home
$90,500
Median Income
$32,083
Median Rent
$628

Rankings for Alderson in West Virginia

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Map Of Alderson, WV

Population over time in Alderson

Year Population % Change
2017 1,178 -6.8%
2016 1,264 19.1%
2015 1,061 -13.1%
2014 1,221 23.3%
2013 990 -6.9%
2012 1,063 -1.8%
2011 1,082 -19.8%
2010 1,349 7.4%
2009 1,256 -

Crime in Alderson, WV Report

Crime/100k Alderson WV USA
Violent Crime 260.6 289.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.7 5.0
Robbery 0.0 31.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 260.6 218.5 246.8
Property Crime 2780.2 1485.6 2199.5
Burglary 434.4 296.5 376.0
Larceny 2172.0 1049.6 1594.6
Car Theft 173.8 139.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Alderson

White
89.0% (1,048)
African American
3.6% (42)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.8% (9)
Two Or More
6.1% (72)
Hispanic
0.6% (7)
Race Alderson WV USA
White 89.0% 92.1% 61.1%
African American 3.6% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 0.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.1% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.6% 1.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Alderson, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
8.3% (9,742)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.5% (15,942)
$15,000 to $24,999
24.6% (29,007)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.0% (7,085)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.2% (21,478)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.0% (17,714)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (8,857)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.8% (7,971)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Alderson WV USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 9.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.5% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 24.6% 13.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.0% 11.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.2% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.0% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 11.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.8% 10.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 3.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Alderson

Female
54.6% (643)
Male
45.4% (535)
Gender Alderson WV USA
Female 54.6% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 45.4% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Alderson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (70)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (94)
High School / GED
31.0% (365)
Some College
33.0% (388)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (47)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (141)
Master's Degree
6.0% (70)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Alderson WV USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 41.0% 27.0%
Some College 33.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 12.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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