|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Matoaka is 172. Matoaka, West Virginia is the 16,948th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Matoaka was in 1990, when its population was 357. In 1990, Matoaka was the 14,504th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,948th largest city in the US. Matoaka is currently 51.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Matoaka has shrunk 45.5% since the year 2000. Matoaka, West Virginia's growth is extremely below average. 93% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16944||Horseshoe Beach, Florida||172||-16.9%|
|16945||Kettle River, Minnesota||172||2.9%|
|16946||Long Creek, Oregon||172||-24.2%|
|16947||Ludlow Falls, Ohio||172||-18.4%|
|16948||Matoaka, West Virginia||172||-45.5%|
|16952||St. Charles, Idaho||172||10.2%|
The total voting age population of Matoaka, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 168. The voting age population is 56.5% male and 43.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.9% of the residents of Matoaka are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Matoaka are 99.5% White and 0.5% Asian.
In Matoaka, 25.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 39.2%. On a per-household basis, 16.4% of families are below the poverty line in Matoaka.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.3% of Matoaka residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 67.5% of Matoaka residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 1.9% have a bachelor's degree and 1.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Matoaka residents aged 5 and older, 3.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Matoaka is 2.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Matoaka, 27.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Matoaka is $39,896.
In Matoaka, 55.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.2% of housing units in Matoaka.
Of all the housing units in Matoaka, 57.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Matoaka, 1.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Matoaka is $635.
In Matoaka, 67.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.