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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Martinsburg is 18,835. Martinsburg, West Virginia is the 1,968th largest city in the US.
Martinsburg is located entirely in Berkeley County.
The current population of Martinsburg (18,835) is it's peak population.
Martinsburg has grown 26.9% since the 2000. Martinsburg, West Virginia is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 61% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Martinsburg has a population density of 2,591.7 people per square mile. Martinsburg has the 10th highest population density in West Virginia.
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The total voting age population of Martinsburg, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 12,921. The voting age population is 44.4% male and 55.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.5% of the residents of Martinsburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Martinsburg are 79.9% White, 13.9% Black, 3.1% Two or more races, 1.7% Other, 1.3% Asian and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 4.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Martinsburg, 29.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 46.5%. On a per-household basis, 25.3% of families are below the poverty line in Martinsburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.2% of Martinsburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.3% of Martinsburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.4% have a bachelor's degree and 6.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Martinsburg residents aged 5 and older, 5.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Martinsburg is 11.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Martinsburg, 20.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Martinsburg is $42,835.
In Martinsburg, 48.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 51.7% of housing units in Martinsburg.
Of all the housing units in Martinsburg, 35.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Martinsburg, 16.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Martinsburg is $948.
In Martinsburg, 77.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.