Huntington SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9

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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
48,034
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
32.5%
Median Home
$95,200
Median Income
$30,359
Median Rent
$667

Rankings for Huntington in West Virginia

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3

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Map Of Huntington, WV

Population over time in Huntington

Year Population % Change
2017 48,034 -1.4%
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 -

Crime in Huntington Per 100k

Crime Huntington WV USA
Violent Crime 892.9 350.7 382.9
Murder 33.4 4.7 5.3
Robbery 250.3 28.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 496.5 273.4 248.9
Property Crime 4343.6 1852.0 2362.0
Burglary 1249.7 420.1 430.4
Larceny 2718.4 1266.6 1694.0
Car Theft 375.5 165.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Huntington

White
84.2% (40,431)
African American
8.7% (4,189)
American Indian
0.2% (102)
Asian
1.6% (746)
Hawaiian
0.1% (40)
Other
0.3% (148)
Two Or More
3.0% (1,437)
Hispanic
2.0% (941)
Race Huntington WV USA
White 84.2% 92.3% 61.5%
African American 8.7% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 0.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.0% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Huntington, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
17.0% (816,578)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.6% (557,194)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.6% (749,330)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.3% (494,750)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (614,835)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.3% (638,852)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.0% (432,306)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.1% (293,007)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.5% (72,051)
$200,000 or more
2.6% (124,888)
Income Huntington WV USA
Less than $10,000 17.0% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.6% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.6% 13.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.3% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.3% 18.0% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.0% 10.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.1% 10.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.5% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.6% 2.5% 6.3%

Gender in Huntington

Female
51.9% (24,906)
Male
48.1% (23,127)
Gender Huntington WV USA
Female 51.9% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Huntington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.7% (1,755)
9-12th Grade
8.8% (4,249)
High School / GED
30.0% (14,402)
Some College
22.1% (10,631)
Associate's Degree
7.7% (3,698)
Bachelor's Degree
14.5% (6,963)
Master's Degree
8.7% (4,181)
Professional Degree
2.7% (1,296)
Doctorate Degree
1.8% (854)
Education Huntington WV USA
< 9th Grade 3.7% 4.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.8% 9.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 30.0% 40.6% 27.3%
Some College 22.1% 18.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.7% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.5% 12.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.7% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.7% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.8% 0.9% 1.4%

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