Nitro SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
8.5

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Nitro, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
6,534
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
13.8%
Median Home
$101,400
Median Income
$43,952
Median Rent
$781

Rankings for Nitro in West Virginia

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Map Of Nitro, WV

Population over time in Nitro

Year Population % Change
2017 6,534 0.4%
2016 6,505 -3.1%
2015 6,711 -2.2%
2014 6,860 -2.6%
2013 7,040 -2.2%
2012 7,198 -2.0%
2011 7,343 3.7%
2010 7,083 -

Crime in Nitro Per 100k

Crime Nitro WV USA
Violent Crime 210.7 350.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.7 5.3
Robbery 30.1 28.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 165.5 273.4 248.9
Property Crime 2603.5 1852.0 2362.0
Burglary 331.1 420.1 430.4
Larceny 2031.6 1266.6 1694.0
Car Theft 240.8 165.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Nitro

White
88.4% (5,779)
African American
6.8% (446)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.3% (284)
Hispanic
0.4% (25)
Race Nitro WV USA
White 88.4% 92.3% 61.5%
African American 6.8% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 0.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.3% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 0.4% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Nitro, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
7.7% (50,311)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (47,044)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.7% (82,981)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (65,993)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (108,464)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.7% (148,321)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.2% (40,510)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.5% (62,073)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (34,630)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (13,068)
Income Nitro WV USA
Less than $10,000 7.7% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.7% 13.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.7% 18.0% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.2% 10.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.5% 10.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 2.5% 6.3%

Gender in Nitro

Female
56.2% (3,670)
Male
43.8% (2,863)
Gender Nitro WV USA
Female 56.2% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 43.8% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Nitro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (197)
9-12th Grade
8.7% (567)
High School / GED
38.7% (2,529)
Some College
23.2% (1,516)
Associate's Degree
5.5% (356)
Bachelor's Degree
11.8% (772)
Master's Degree
8.4% (549)
Professional Degree
0.7% (43)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Nitro WV USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.7% 9.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 38.7% 40.6% 27.3%
Some College 23.2% 18.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.5% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.8% 12.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.4% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.7% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 0.9% 1.4%

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