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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Peterstown is 454. Peterstown, West Virginia is the 13,575th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Peterstown was in 2010, when its population was 653. In 2010, Peterstown was the 12,201st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,575th largest city in the US. Peterstown is currently 30.5% smaller than it was in 2010.
Peterstown has shrunk 8.8% since the year 2000. Peterstown, West Virginia's growth is about average. 51% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13573||Montrose, South Dakota||454||-2.1%|
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|13575||Peterstown, West Virginia||454||-8.8%|
The total voting age population of Peterstown, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 459. The voting age population is 41.6% male and 58.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.4% of the residents of Peterstown are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Peterstown are 89.5% White, 10.0% Two or more races and 0.6% American Indian. Additionally, 0.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Peterstown, 18.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 22.6%. On a per-household basis, 17.6% of families are below the poverty line in Peterstown.
Among those aged 16 and older, 41.9% of Peterstown residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.3% of Peterstown residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.5% have a bachelor's degree and 6.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Peterstown residents aged 5 and older, 0.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Peterstown is 1.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Peterstown, 17.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Peterstown is $43,750.
In Peterstown, 69.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.3% of housing units in Peterstown.
Of all the housing units in Peterstown, 19.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Peterstown, 6.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Peterstown is $760.
In Peterstown, 82.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.