|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Junior is 384. Junior, West Virginia is the 14,265th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Junior was in 1990, when its population was 541. In 1990, Junior was the 12,671st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,265th largest city in the US. Junior is currently 29.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Junior has shrunk 14.4% since the year 2000. Junior, West Virginia's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14259||Amherst Junction, Wisconsin||384||23.0%|
|14261||East Carondelet, Illinois||384||17.4%|
|14262||Fountain, North Carolina||384||-28.0%|
|14263||Greeleyville, South Carolina||384||-12.1%|
|14265||Junior, West Virginia||384||-14.4%|
The total voting age population of Junior, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 277. The voting age population is 44.8% male and 55.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.0% of the residents of Junior are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Junior are 95.8% White, 3.6% Two or more races and 0.6% Black.
In Junior, 36.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 61.9%. On a per-household basis, 27.6% of families are below the poverty line in Junior.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.9% of Junior residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 64.7% of Junior residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 3.3% have a bachelor's degree and 0.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Junior residents aged 5 and older, 0.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Junior is 7.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Junior, 8.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Junior is $28,214.
In Junior, 69.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.7% of housing units in Junior.
Of all the housing units in Junior, 48.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Junior, 17.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Junior is $545.
In Junior, 64.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.