|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Elizabeth is 706. Elizabeth, West Virginia is the 11,758th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Elizabeth was in 2000, when its population was 994. In 2000, Elizabeth was the 10,213th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,758th largest city in the US. Elizabeth is currently 29.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Elizabeth has shrunk 28.9% since the year 2000. Elizabeth, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11713||Addison (Webster Springs)||715||-11.5%|
|11753||Piedmont, West Virginia||707||-29.6%|
|11758||Elizabeth, West Virginia||706||-28.9%|
|11760||Lake Tanglewood, Texas||706||-14.6%|
|11761||Pikeville, North Carolina||706||-3.9%|
|11762||Ray, North Dakota||706||32.9%|
The total voting age population of Elizabeth, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 505. The voting age population is 43.2% male and 56.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.8% of the residents of Elizabeth are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Elizabeth are 99.3% White and 0.7% Black. Additionally, 2.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Elizabeth, 48.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 62.1%. On a per-household basis, 44.9% of families are below the poverty line in Elizabeth.
Among those aged 16 and older, 44.0% of Elizabeth residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 72.5% of Elizabeth residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 12.3% have a bachelor's degree and 3.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Elizabeth residents aged 5 and older, 4.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Elizabeth is 2.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Elizabeth, 7.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Elizabeth is $22,895.
In Elizabeth, 44.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 55.3% of housing units in Elizabeth.
Of all the housing units in Elizabeth, 16.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Elizabeth, 12.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Elizabeth is $473.
In Elizabeth, 57.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.