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Morgantown, WV

Monongalia County, West Virginia

Latitude: 39.633696     Longitude: -79.950670
Population 28,292 (2005)
Elevation of Morgantown, West Virginia: 947 feet
MORGANTOWN is located in MONONGALIA county, West Virginia at latitude 39.633696 and longitude -79.950670 with an elevation of 947 feet. The population of MORGANTOWN is 28,292 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of 5.53% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of MORGANTOWN is 26505.

More data for Morgantown,WV: Demographic Profile - Social Profile - Economic Profile - Housing Profile

Population 2005: 28,292
Population 2004: 28,145
Population 2003: 27,975
Population 2002: 27,432
Population 2001: 27,114
Population 2000: 26,809 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 25,879 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: 5.53%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 3.59%

Population (2000 Census): 26,809
Male: 13,711 (51.14%)
Female: 13,098 (48.86%)

Median age: 23.10 years

Races, 2000 Census:
White: 88.55%
Asian: 4.15%
Hispanic or Latino: 1.54%
Two or more races: 1.48%
Other race: 0.51%
American Indian: 0.17%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.05%

Housing Units: 11,721 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 9.7987 square miles
Water Area: 0.3191 square miles

Most populous zip code: 26505



All zip codes:
26501, 26502, 26503, 26504, 26505, 26506, 26507, 26508
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Morgantown

Westover, WV 1.3mi W
Granville, WV 2.1mi WNW
Star City, WV 2.5mi NW
Brookhaven, WV 3.1mi ESE
Osage, WV 3.5mi WNW
Dellslow, WV 3.7mi ESE
Maidsville, WV 4.2mi NNW
Cassville, WV 5.7mi WNW
Cheat Lake, WV 5.7mi ENE
Point Marion, PA 7.6mi NNE

2005 data is not available for the city but is available for the area. This data is shown below. The numbers in the 2005 data shown below may represent different geographical areas than the 2000 data shown above.


2005 Data for: Morgantown, WV Metropolitan Statistical Area

Population: 106,899
Male: 53,262 (49.82%)
Female: 53,637 (50.18%)

Median age: 36.30 years

Races, 2005 Data:
White: 94.27%
Hispanic or Latino: 0.36%


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 5,400 (5.05%)
5 to 9 years: 4,680 (4.38%)
10 to 14 years: 6,418 (6.00%)
15 to 19 years: 6,125 (5.73%)
20 to 24 years: 13,395 (12.53%)
25 to 34 years: 16,087 (15.05%)
35 to 44 years: 14,666 (13.72%)
45 to 54 years: 15,682 (14.67%)
55 to 59 years: 7,106 (6.65%)
60 to 64 years: 4,651 (4.35%)
65 to 74 years: 6,828 (6.39%)
75 to 84 years: 4,452 (4.16%)
85 years and over: 1,409 (1.32%)

Median age: 36.30 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 86,821 (81.22%)
21 years and over: 81,722 (76.45%)
62 years and over: 15,631 (14.62%)
65 years and over: 12,689 (11.87%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 86,821 (81.22%)
Male: 43,360 (49.94% of this group)
Female: 43,461 (50.06% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 12,689 (11.87%)
Male: 5,558 (43.80% of this group)
Female: 7,131 (56.20% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: -999,999,999 (-935,462.44%)
Two or more Races: -999,999,999 (-935,462.44%)
White: 100,772 (94.27%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 385 (0.36%)
Black or African American: -999,999,999 (-935,462.44%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 385 (0.36%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: -999,999,999 (-935,462.44%)
Two races including Some other race: 0 (0.00%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 1,105 (1.03%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 106,899 (100.00%)
Householder: 48,314 (45.20%)
Spouse: 22,890 (21.41%)
Child: 24,831 (23.23%)
Other relatives: 2,942 (2.75%)
Nonrelatives: 7,922 (7.41%)
Unmarried partner: 2,772 (2.59%)
Total households: 44,322
Family households (families): 26,697 (60.23%)
With own children under 18 years: 11,533 (26.02%)
Married-couple families: 21,104 (47.62%)
With own children under 18 years: 7,967 (17.98%)
Male householder, no wife present: 1,675 (3.78%)
With own children under 18 years: 1,018 (2.30%)
Female householder, no husband present: 3,918 (8.84%)
With own children under 18 years: 2,548 (5.75%)
Nonfamily households: 17,625 (39.77%)
Householder living alone: 13,398 (30.23%)
65 years and over: 3,457 (7.80%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 12,343 (27.85%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 8,608 (19.42%)
Average household size : 2.41
Average family size: 2.98

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