Living in Richwood, WV

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Richwood SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
5
Commute
6

Richwood, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
2,031
Unemployment
7.8%
Poverty
27.8%
Median Home
$37,500
Median Income
$28,909
Median Rent
$542

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Rankings for Richwood in West Virginia

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Map Of Richwood, WV

Population over time in Richwood

Year Population % Change
2017 2,031 1.6%
2016 1,999 -3.1%
2015 2,064 -5.3%
2014 2,180 -3.8%
2013 2,267 -11.9%
2012 2,574 0.6%
2011 2,559 9.6%
2010 2,334 -3.9%
2009 2,429 -

Race / Ethnicity in Richwood

White
93.4% (1,897)
African American
2.2% (44)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.6% (73)
Hispanic
0.8% (17)
Race Richwood WV USA
White 93.4% 92.1% 61.1%
African American 2.2% 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 3.6% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.8% 1.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Richwood, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
9.0% (18,335)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.5% (19,275)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.8% (38,081)
$25,000 to $34,999
22.1% (44,898)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.9% (34,320)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (33,614)
$75,000 to $99,999
3.6% (7,287)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.6% (7,287)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
0.0% (0)
Income Richwood WV USA
Less than $10,000 9.0% 9.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.5% 6.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.8% 13.2% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 22.1% 11.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.9% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 3.6% 11.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.6% 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 Richwood

Female
50.9% (1,034)
Male
49.1% (997)
Gender Richwood WV USA
Female 50.9% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Richwood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (162)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (142)
High School / GED
48.0% (974)
Some College
18.0% (365)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (101)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (203)
Master's Degree
2.0% (40)
Professional Degree
2.0% (40)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Richwood WV USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 48.0% 41.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 12.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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