Living in McMechen, WV

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-10

Mcmechen SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
4
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

McMechen, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
1,915
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
13.9%
Median Home
$73,000
Median Income
$38,947
Median Rent
$720

Rankings for McMechen in West Virginia

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3

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4

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Map Of McMechen, WV

Population over time in McMechen

Year Population % Change
2017 1,915 8.1%
2016 1,772 6.4%
2015 1,665 -2.2%
2014 1,702 0.9%
2013 1,686 7.5%
2012 1,568 3.9%
2011 1,509 -2.8%
2010 1,553 0.8%
2009 1,541 -

Race / Ethnicity in McMechen

White
93.9% (1,798)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.5% (9)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.9% (56)
Hispanic
2.7% (52)
Race McMechen WV USA
White 93.9% 92.1% 61.1%
African American 0.0% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 0.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.7% 1.5% 17.8%

Household Income For McMechen, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
7.4% (14,203)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (8,570)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.5% (33,549)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.6% (25,957)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (30,610)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.6% (39,426)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.0% (13,468)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.2% (13,713)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.6% (8,815)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (3,183)
Income McMechen WV USA
Less than $10,000 7.4% 9.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.5% 13.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.6% 11.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.6% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.0% 11.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.2% 10.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.6% 3.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in McMechen

Female
49.5% (948)
Male
50.5% (967)
Gender McMechen WV USA
Female 49.5% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 50.5% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in McMechen for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (76)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (114)
High School / GED
45.0% (861)
Some College
20.0% (383)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (210)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (134)
Master's Degree
5.0% (95)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (38)
Education McMechen WV USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 45.0% 41.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 12.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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