|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wardensville is 267. Wardensville, West Virginia is the 15,551st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wardensville was in 1990, when its population was 345. In 1990, Wardensville was the 14,654th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,551st largest city in the US. Wardensville is currently 22.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Wardensville has grown 8.5% since the 2000. Wardensville, West Virginia is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 86% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|15547||Prairie Home, Missouri||267||21.3%|
|15548||Ridgeway, South Carolina||267||-18.8%|
|15549||Switz City, Indiana||267||-14.1%|
|15551||Wardensville, West Virginia||267||8.5%|
|15556||East Gillespie, Illinois||266||13.6%|
The total voting age population of Wardensville, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 258. The voting age population is 39.1% male and 60.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.6% of the residents of Wardensville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wardensville are 96.3% White, 1.9% Two or more races, 1.3% Black and 0.6% Other. Additionally, 2.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wardensville, 13.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.1%. On a per-household basis, 2.1% of families are below the poverty line in Wardensville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.7% of Wardensville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.7% of Wardensville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.6% have a bachelor's degree and 8.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wardensville residents aged 5 and older, 5.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wardensville is 5.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wardensville, 16.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wardensville is $46,813.
In Wardensville, 56.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.1% of housing units in Wardensville.
Of all the housing units in Wardensville, 26.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Wardensville, 24.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wardensville is $710.
In Wardensville, 81.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.