Weirton SnackAbility

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

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Weirton, West Virginia Info Snack

Weirton (pron. WEER-ton) is a city in Brooke and Hancock counties in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Located primarily in Hancock County, the city lies in the northern portions of the state's Northern Panhandle region. As of the 2010 census, the city's population was 19,746. It is a principal city within the Weirton-Steubenville Metropolitan Area, which had a population of 124,454 residents, and by extension part of the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area.
Population
19,081
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
16.4%
Median Home
$91,500
Median Income
$45,058
Median Rent
$673

Rankings for Weirton in West Virginia

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Map Of Weirton, WV

Population over time in Weirton

Year Population % Change
2017 19,081 -1.2%
2016 19,307 -0.6%
2015 19,432 -0.5%
2014 19,523 -0.6%
2013 19,634 -0.2%
2012 19,664 -0.3%
2011 19,719 -0.2%
2010 19,753 -

Crime in Weirton Per 100k

Crime Weirton WV USA
Violent Crime 111.3 350.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.7 5.3
Robbery 26.5 28.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 68.9 273.4 248.9
Property Crime 996.3 1852.0 2362.0
Burglary 206.7 420.1 430.4
Larceny 710.1 1266.6 1694.0
Car Theft 79.5 165.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Weirton

White
92.1% (17,572)
African American
3.0% (569)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.7% (128)
Hawaiian
0.2% (43)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (487)
Hispanic
1.5% (282)
Race Weirton WV USA
White 92.1% 92.3% 61.5%
African American 3.0% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 0.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.5% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Weirton, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
8.2% (156,464)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (124,026)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.4% (236,604)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (236,604)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (318,652)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (354,906)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (234,696)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.3% (158,372)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (36,253)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (53,426)
Income Weirton WV USA
Less than $10,000 8.2% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.4% 13.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 18.0% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 10.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.3% 10.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 2.5% 6.3%

Gender in Weirton

Female
52.6% (10,029)
Male
47.4% (9,051)
Gender Weirton WV USA
Female 52.6% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Weirton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.6% (500)
9-12th Grade
7.1% (1,345)
High School / GED
37.3% (7,118)
Some College
20.9% (3,997)
Associate's Degree
10.4% (1,988)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (2,668)
Master's Degree
5.0% (960)
Professional Degree
2.1% (403)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (97)
Education Weirton WV USA
< 9th Grade 2.6% 4.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.1% 9.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 37.3% 40.6% 27.3%
Some College 20.9% 18.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.4% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 12.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.0% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.1% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 0.9% 1.4%

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