Living in Prosperity, WV

Demographics
Updated: 2020-03-10

Prosperity SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
4
Education
5
Commute
9

Prosperity, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
1,597
Unemployment
1.6%
Poverty
9.9%
Median Home
$107,600
Median Income
$39,828
Median Rent
$853

Rankings for Prosperity 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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Map Of Prosperity, WV

Population over time in Prosperity

Year Population % Change
2017 1,597 13.3%
2016 1,409 4.4%
2015 1,350 -16.9%
2014 1,624 -6.9%
2013 1,745 5.4%
2012 1,656 -13.3%
2011 1,909 0.2%
2010 1,905 18.8%
2009 1,603 -

Race / Ethnicity in Prosperity

White
89.0% (1,422)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
11.0% (175)
Race Prosperity WV USA
White 89.0% 92.1% 61.1%
African American 0.0% 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 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.0% 1.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Prosperity, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
1.3% (2,152)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.0% (0)
$15,000 to $24,999
23.7% (37,880)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (15,496)
$35,000 to $49,999
23.9% (38,095)
$50,000 to $74,999
36.1% (57,681)
$75,000 to $99,999
2.4% (3,874)
$100,000 to $149,999
2.8% (4,519)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Prosperity WV USA
Less than $10,000 1.3% 9.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.0% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 23.7% 13.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 11.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 23.9% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 36.1% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 2.4% 11.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 2.8% 10.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 3.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.0% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Prosperity

Female
55.9% (892)
Male
44.1% (705)
Gender Prosperity WV USA
Female 55.9% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 44.1% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Prosperity for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (63)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (143)
High School / GED
40.0% (638)
Some College
17.0% (271)
Associate's Degree
17.0% (271)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (207)
Master's Degree
0.0% (0)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Prosperity WV USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 41.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 17.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 12.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 0.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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