Brenton, West Virginia Population 2024

34

Brenton is a city located in Wyoming County West Virginia. Brenton has a 2024 population of 34. Brenton is currently declining at a rate of -32% annually and its population has decreased by -67.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 106 in 2020.

The average household income in Brenton is -$1000.00 Mn with a poverty rate of 65.15%. The median age in Brenton is 62.2 years: 0 years for males, and 0 years for females.

Brenton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Brenton was:

  • White: 100%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
  • Two or more races: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
0.6 sq mi
Density (mi²)
54.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-67.92% (-72)
The current population of Brenton, West Virginia is 34 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 106.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White66100%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%
Two or more races00%

White

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Two or more races

Brenton Population by Race

Brenton Population Pyramid 2024

Brenton Median Age

62.2

Total

0

Male

0

Female

Brenton Adults

There are 66 adults, (23 of whom are seniors) in Brenton.

Brenton Age Dependency

53.5

Age Dependency Ratio

53.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

0

Child Dependency Ratio

Brenton Sex Ratio

Female3654.55%
Male3045.45%

Brenton Population by Age

Brenton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All361.831000
Non Family2301000
Female133.311000
Married0000
Male0000

3.31

Average Family Size

1.83

Average Household Size

100.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Brenton Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade3045.45%
Associates Degree00%
Bachelors Degree00%
Graduate Degree00%
High School Graduate1319.7%
Less Than 9th Grade00%
Some College2334.85%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Brenton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brenton Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White66360

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 54.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 0%.

Brenton Educational Attainment by Race

Brenton Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Brenton Language

100% of Brenton residents speak only English, while 0% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0% of the population.

Brenton Language

Brenton Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White664365.15%

65.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

100%

Male Poverty Rate

36.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brenton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brenton is White, with 65.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brenton is White, with 65.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 0%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 100%.

Brenton Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade100%
High School100%
Some College0%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Brenton Poverty Rate by Education

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Brenton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brenton Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families-$-999,999,999
Households-$-999,999,999
Married Families-$-999,999,999
Non Families-$-999,999,999

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Brenton Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

0.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

0.0%

Male Marriage Rate

0.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Brenton Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Brenton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 15-19, while the female age group most likely to be married is 15-19.

Brenton Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Brenton Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

0

Number of Veterans

0

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Second Gulf War0
First Gulf War0
Vietnam0
Korea0
World War II0

Brenton Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
18 to 340
35 to 540
55 to 640
65 to 740
75+0

Brenton Veterans by Age

count

Brenton Veterans by Race

Brenton Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brenton Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

34.8%

Labor Force Participation

34.8%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Brenton Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Brenton Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Brenton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

45.45%

Born in Brenton

100%

Native Born

0%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Brenton residents were born in the United States, with 45.45% having been born in West Virginia. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Brenton Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202434-16-32%
202350-16-24.24%
202266-16-19.51%
202182-24-22.64%
2020106-63-37.28%
2019169-38-18.36%
2018207-77-27.11%
20172843212.7%
20162524521.74%
20152074830.19%
2014159-37-18.88%
2013196-54-21.6%
2012250-47-15.82%
20112974819.28%
201024900%

Brenton Population by Year