Living in Huntington, WV

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Huntington SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9

Huntington, WV Cost Of Living

84
Huntington's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Huntington, West Virginia Info Snack

Huntington is a city in Cabell County and Wayne County in the U.S. state of West Virginia. It is the county seat of Cabell County, and largest city in the Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area, sometimes referred to as the Tri-State Area. A historic and bustling city of commerce and heavy industry, Huntington has long-flourished due to its ideal location on the Ohio River at the mouth of the Guyandotte River. It is home to the Port of Huntington Tri-State, the busiest inland port in the United States.
Population
47,420
Unemployment
7.2%
Poverty
32.7%
Median Home
$97,100
Median Income
$30,362
Median Rent
$696

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Rankings for Huntington in West Virginia

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Map Of Huntington, WV

Population over time in Huntington

Year Population % Change
2017 47,420 -1.3%
2016 48,034 -1.4%
2015 48,735 -0.4%
2014 48,944 -0.2%
2013 49,053 -0.2%
2012 49,150 0.0%
2011 49,136 -0.1%
2010 49,192 -0.1%
2009 49,228 -

Race / Ethnicity in Huntington

White
84.3% (39,975)
African American
8.7% (4,129)
American Indian
0.3% (149)
Asian
1.6% (743)
Hawaiian
0.1% (53)
Other
0.5% (219)
Two Or More
2.6% (1,224)
Hispanic
2.0% (928)
Race Huntington WV USA
White 84.3% 92.1% 61.1%
African American 8.7% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 0.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.0% 1.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Huntington, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
17.6% (834,620)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.4% (494,003)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.3% (726,362)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (561,454)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (599,861)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (611,623)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.2% (389,105)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.1% (335,816)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (78,013)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (111,138)
Income Huntington WV USA
Less than $10,000 17.6% 9.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.4% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.3% 13.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 11.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.2% 11.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.1% 10.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 3.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Huntington

Female
51.1% (24,213)
Male
48.9% (23,206)
Gender Huntington WV USA
Female 51.1% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Huntington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,422)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (4,267)
High School / GED
31.0% (14,700)
Some College
22.0% (10,432)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,793)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (7,113)
Master's Degree
8.0% (3,793)
Professional Degree
2.0% (948)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (948)
Education Huntington WV USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 41.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 12.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Huntington

Overall User Rating
1.0
/5

Geom Pcivtoukve

I'm from Huntington my friend. It's a very friendly s**t hole.

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