|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Friendly is 98. Friendly, West Virginia is the 18,185th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Friendly was in 2000, when its population was 159. In 2000, Friendly was the 17,546th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 18,185th largest city in the US. Friendly is currently 38.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
Friendly has shrunk 38.3% since the year 2000. Friendly, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|18179||Starkweather, North Dakota||99||-36.5%|
|18180||Sykeston, North Dakota||99||-34.8%|
|18185||Friendly, West Virginia||98||-38.3%|
|18189||Mount Erie, Illinois||98||-6.6%|
The total voting age population of Friendly, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 92. The voting age population is 41.3% male and 58.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.1% of the residents of Friendly are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Friendly are 72.0% White and 28.0% Two or more races.
In Friendly, 36.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.9%. On a per-household basis, 20.0% of families are below the poverty line in Friendly.
Among those aged 16 and older, 41.3% of Friendly residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.0% of Friendly residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 3.4% have a bachelor's degree and 0.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Friendly 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.
In Friendly, 5.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Friendly is $23,542.
In Friendly, 74.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.8% of housing units in Friendly.
Of all the housing units in Friendly, 50.0% of them were build before 1940.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Friendly is $440.
In Friendly, 71.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.