|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Philippi is 2,922. Philippi, West Virginia is the 6,340th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Philippi was in 1990, when its population was 3,207. In 1990, Philippi was the 5,334th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,340th largest city in the US. Philippi is currently 8.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Philippi has grown 1.9% since the 2000. Philippi, West Virginia's growth is about average. 46% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6335||Great Neck Estates, New York||2,929||6.2%|
|6340||Philippi, West Virginia||2,922||1.9%|
|6344||Troy, North Carolina||2,913||-17.5%|
|6346||Chester Heights, Pennsylvania||2,910||17.2%|
The total voting age population of Philippi, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,658. The voting age population is 46.2% male and 53.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.1% of the residents of Philippi are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Philippi are 89.4% White, 5.1% Two or more races, 4.0% Black, 1.2% Asian and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 0.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Philippi, 30.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 47.8%. On a per-household basis, 20.2% of families are below the poverty line in Philippi.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.1% of Philippi residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.2% of Philippi residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.6% have a bachelor's degree and 10.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Philippi residents aged 5 and older, 4.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Philippi is 8.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Philippi, 24.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Philippi is $30,966.
In Philippi, 52.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.2% of housing units in Philippi.
Of all the housing units in Philippi, 21.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Philippi, 8.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 120 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Philippi is $552.
In Philippi, 68.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.