Living in Parsons, WV

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-10

Parsons SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
3
Affordability
9
Diversity
4
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
5
Commute
7

Parsons, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
1,523
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
24.0%
Median Home
$71,200
Median Income
$39,191
Median Rent
$481

Rankings for Parsons in West Virginia

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Map Of Parsons, WV

Population over time in Parsons

Year Population % Change
2017 1,523 -1.5%
2016 1,546 1.8%
2015 1,518 -0.5%
2014 1,526 9.8%
2013 1,390 -9.6%
2012 1,537 -1.7%
2011 1,564 -6.8%
2010 1,679 -2.7%
2009 1,725 -

Race / Ethnicity in Parsons

White
94.9% (1,446)
African American
0.8% (12)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.2% (19)
Two Or More
1.9% (29)
Hispanic
1.1% (17)
Race Parsons WV USA
White 94.9% 92.1% 61.1%
African American 0.8% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 0.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.1% 1.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Parsons, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
16.1% (24,497)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.9% (12,017)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.5% (23,572)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.4% (9,706)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (22,186)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.5% (34,203)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.3% (11,093)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.4% (14,328)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.5% (693)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Parsons WV USA
Less than $10,000 16.1% 9.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.9% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.5% 13.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.4% 11.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.5% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.3% 11.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.4% 10.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.5% 3.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Parsons

Female
51.6% (786)
Male
48.4% (737)
Gender Parsons WV USA
Female 51.6% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Parsons for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (60)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (137)
High School / GED
53.0% (807)
Some College
15.0% (228)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (91)
Bachelor's Degree
4.0% (60)
Master's Degree
8.0% (121)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (15)
Education Parsons WV USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 53.0% 41.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 4.0% 12.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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