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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Flatwoods is 261. Flatwoods, West Virginia is the 15,636th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Flatwoods was in 2000, when its population was 349. In 2000, Flatwoods was the 14,909th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,636th largest city in the US. Flatwoods is currently 25.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Flatwoods has shrunk 25.2% since the year 2000. Flatwoods, West Virginia's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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|15637||Goodnews Bay, Alaska||261||13.4%|
The total voting age population of Flatwoods, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 202. The voting age population is 52.0% male and 48.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.8% of the residents of Flatwoods are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Flatwoods are 98.5% White and 1.5% Other. Additionally, 1.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Flatwoods, 13.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 25.0%. On a per-household basis, 10.9% of families are below the poverty line in Flatwoods.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.9% of Flatwoods residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.0% of Flatwoods residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.7% have a bachelor's degree and 0.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Flatwoods residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Flatwoods is 14.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Flatwoods, 30.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Flatwoods is $42,500.
In Flatwoods, 69.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.9% of housing units in Flatwoods.
Of all the housing units in Flatwoods, 29.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Flatwoods, 5.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Flatwoods is $635.
In Flatwoods, 78.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.