Martinsburg SnackAbility

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Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
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Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
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Martinsburg, West Virginia Info Snack

Martinsburg is a city in and the county seat of Berkeley County, West Virginia, United States, in the tip of the state's Eastern Panhandle region. Its population was 17,687 in the 2016 census estimate, making it the largest city in the Eastern Panhandle and the ninth-largest municipality in the state. Martinsburg is part of the Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
17,451
Unemployment
14.7%
Poverty
27.4%
Median Home
$149,800
Median Income
$40,450
Median Rent
$939

Rankings for Martinsburg in West Virginia

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of Martinsburg, WV

Population over time in Martinsburg

Year Population % Change
2017 17,451 -0.9%
2016 17,613 0.3%
2015 17,564 0.3%
2014 17,508 0.5%
2013 17,418 0.6%
2012 17,316 0.4%
2011 17,253 0.7%
2010 17,133 -

Crime in Martinsburg Per 100k

Crime Martinsburg WV USA
Violent Crime 472.9 350.7 382.9
Murder 5.6 4.7 5.3
Robbery 112.6 28.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 287.1 273.4 248.9
Property Crime 4526.8 1852.0 2362.0
Burglary 523.6 420.1 430.4
Larceny 3884.9 1266.6 1694.0
Car Theft 118.2 165.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Martinsburg

White
75.0% (13,088)
African American
13.9% (2,430)
American Indian
0.0% (6)
Asian
0.6% (113)
Hawaiian
0.3% (59)
Other
0.5% (83)
Two Or More
4.4% (770)
Hispanic
5.2% (902)
Race Martinsburg WV USA
White 75.0% 92.3% 61.5%
African American 13.9% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 0.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.4% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.2% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Martinsburg, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
10.8% (188,470)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.3% (144,843)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.6% (237,333)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.8% (240,823)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (219,882)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.1% (263,510)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.0% (244,314)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.6% (132,627)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (40,137)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (31,411)
Income Martinsburg WV USA
Less than $10,000 10.8% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.3% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.6% 13.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.8% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.1% 18.0% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.0% 10.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.6% 10.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 2.5% 6.3%

Gender in Martinsburg

Female
54.6% (9,535)
Male
45.4% (7,915)
Gender Martinsburg WV USA
Female 54.6% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 45.4% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Martinsburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (871)
9-12th Grade
11.5% (2,004)
High School / GED
35.9% (6,265)
Some College
23.3% (4,058)
Associate's Degree
6.3% (1,104)
Bachelor's Degree
11.1% (1,934)
Master's Degree
5.7% (999)
Professional Degree
0.6% (103)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (108)
Education Martinsburg WV USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.5% 9.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.9% 40.6% 27.3%
Some College 23.3% 18.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.3% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.1% 12.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.7% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 0.9% 1.4%

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