|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Williamstown is 2,982. Williamstown, West Virginia is the 6,287th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Williamstown was in 2020, when its population was 2,993. In 2020, Williamstown was the 6,259th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,287th largest city in the US. Williamstown is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Williamstown has shrunk 0.2% since the year 2000. Williamstown, West Virginia's growth is below average. 61% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6282||Roslyn, New York||2,992||16.2%|
|6285||Buena Vista, Colorado||2,988||35.9%|
|6286||New Bremen, Ohio||2,987||2.1%|
|6287||Williamstown, West Virginia||2,982||-0.2%|
|6288||Bean Station, Tennessee||2,981||5.6%|
|6291||Bar Nunn, Wyoming||2,978||217.8%|
|6293||Kenova, West Virginia||2,978||-15.4%|
The total voting age population of Williamstown, West Virginia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,311. The voting age population is 44.4% male and 55.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.5% of the residents of Williamstown are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Williamstown are 99.2% White, 0.4% Black and 0.4% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Williamstown, 10.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.7%. On a per-household basis, 7.7% of families are below the poverty line in Williamstown.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.2% of Williamstown residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.6% of Williamstown residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 36.8% have a bachelor's degree and 14.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Williamstown residents aged 5 and older, 1.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Williamstown is 2.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Williamstown, 19.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Williamstown is $68,182.
In Williamstown, 88.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 11.5% of housing units in Williamstown.
Of all the housing units in Williamstown, 20.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Williamstown, 12.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 170 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Williamstown is $747.
In Williamstown, 82.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.