|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lost Creek is 357. Lost Creek, West Virginia is the 14,536th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Lost Creek was in 2010, when its population was 496. In 2010, Lost Creek was the 13,412th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,536th largest city in the US. Lost Creek is currently 28.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Lost Creek has shrunk 23.7% since the year 2000. Lost Creek, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 82% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14536||Lost Creek, West Virginia||357||-23.7%|
|14540||Bostic, North Carolina||356||3.4%|
|14541||Buxton, North Dakota||356||1.7%|
The total voting age population of Lost Creek, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 362. The voting age population is 42.3% male and 57.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.7% of the residents of Lost Creek are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lost Creek are 95.4% White, 3.5% Two or more races and 1.0% Black. Additionally, 3.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lost Creek, 18.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.8%. On a per-household basis, 10.8% of families are below the poverty line in Lost Creek.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.8% of Lost Creek residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.7% of Lost Creek residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.3% have a bachelor's degree and 5.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lost Creek 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 Lost Creek is 4.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lost Creek, 21.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lost Creek is $51,786.
In Lost Creek, 87.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 12.1% of housing units in Lost Creek.
Of all the housing units in Lost Creek, 60.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Lost Creek, 3.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lost Creek is $675.
In Lost Creek, 70.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.