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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Poca is 873. Poca, West Virginia is the 10,812th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Poca was in 1990, when its population was 1,159. In 1990, Poca was the 9,128th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,812th largest city in the US. Poca is currently 24.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Poca has shrunk 13.9% since the year 2000. Poca, West Virginia's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10808||Moyie Springs, Idaho||874||32.4%|
|10812||Poca, West Virginia||873||-13.9%|
|10814||De Kalb, Mississippi||872||-9.9%|
|10818||Scotts Hill, Tennessee||872||-4.6%|
The total voting age population of Poca, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 840. The voting age population is 47.1% male and 52.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.5% of the residents of Poca are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Poca are 100.0% White.
In Poca, 8.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 1.4%. On a per-household basis, 10.2% of families are below the poverty line in Poca.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.3% of Poca residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.2% of Poca residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.8% have a bachelor's degree and 6.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Poca residents aged 5 and older, 0.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Poca is 3.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Poca, 22.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Poca is $59,659.
In Poca, 78.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 21.7% of housing units in Poca.
Of all the housing units in Poca, 6.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Poca, 4.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Poca is $836.
In Poca, 77.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.