Huntington SnackAbility

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

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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
48,735
Unemployment
8.5%
Poverty
30.8%
Median Home
$92,300
Median Income
$29,834
Median Rent
$645

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Map Of Huntington, WV

Population over time in Huntington

Year Population % Change
2016 48,735 -0.4%
2015 48,944 -0.2%
2014 49,053 -0.2%
2013 49,150 0.0%
2012 49,136 -0.1%
2011 49,192 -0.1%
2010 49,228 -

Race / Ethnicity in Huntington

White
84.9% (41,361)
African American
8.3% (4,050)
American Indian
0.2% (101)
Asian
1.5% (732)
Hawaiian
0.1% (33)
Other
0.0% (20)
Two Or More
3.2% (1,557)
Hispanic
1.8% (881)
Race Huntington WV USA
White 84.9% 92.4% 60.6%
African American 8.3% 3.4% 10.4%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 0.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 3.2% 1.7% 2.5%
Hispanic 1.8% 1.4% 17.3%

Household Income For Huntington, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
17.0% (8,284)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.3% (5,507)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.6% (8,090)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (5,117)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (6,286)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.4% (6,530)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.6% (4,191)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.4% (2,631)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.4% (682)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (1,413)
Income Huntington WV USA
Less than $10,000 17.0% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.3% 6.6% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.6% 13.8% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 11.8% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 14.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.4% 17.7% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.6% 10.8% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.4% 9.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 2.8% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 2.3% 5.7%

Gender in Huntington

Female
52.0% (25,335)
Male
48.0% (23,399)
Gender Huntington WV USA
Female 52.0% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Huntington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.5% (1,711)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (4,398)
High School / GED
29.3% (14,301)
Some College
21.8% (10,633)
Associate's Degree
7.3% (3,556)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (7,294)
Master's Degree
9.1% (4,446)
Professional Degree
3.1% (1,487)
Doctorate Degree
1.9% (905)
Education Huntington WV USA
< 9th Grade 3.5% 4.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.7% 7.4%
High School / GED 29.3% 40.5% 27.5%
Some College 21.8% 18.5% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.3% 6.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 11.9% 18.8%
Master's Degree 9.1% 5.6% 8.2%
Professional Degree 3.1% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.9% 0.8% 1.3%

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