|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ansted is 1,290. Ansted, West Virginia is the 9,268th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ansted was in 1990, when its population was 1,642. In 1990, Ansted was the 7,697th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,268th largest city in the US. Ansted is currently 21.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ansted has shrunk 17.9% since the year 2000. Ansted, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 89% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9264||North Charleroi, Pennsylvania||1,292||-8.1%|
|9268||Ansted, West Virginia||1,290||-17.9%|
|9269||Elbow Lake, Minnesota||1,290||1.4%|
|9270||Broadway, North Carolina||1,289||22.8%|
|9273||Mountain View, Wyoming||1,287||10.7%|
|9274||St. Francis, Kansas||1,287||-13.7%|
The total voting age population of Ansted, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,099. The voting age population is 57.5% male and 42.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.0% of the residents of Ansted are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ansted are 99.6% White and 0.4% Black. Additionally, 0.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ansted, 26.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 52.9%. On a per-household basis, 21.6% of families are below the poverty line in Ansted.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.1% of Ansted residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.2% of Ansted residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.7% have a bachelor's degree and 1.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ansted residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ansted is 9.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ansted, 21.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ansted is $35,197.
In Ansted, 74.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.5% of housing units in Ansted.
Of all the housing units in Ansted, 20.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Ansted, 10.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ansted is $672.
In Ansted, 74.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.