Huntington is a city located in Cabell County and Wayne County West Virginia. With a 2020 population of 43,814, it is the 2nd largest city in West Virginia (after Charleston) and the 890th largest city in the United States . Huntington is currently declining at a rate of -1.46% annually and its population has decreased by -10.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 49,138 in 2010. Huntington reached it's highest population of 86,353 in 1950. Spanning over 18 miles, Huntington has a population density of 2,701 people per square mile.
The average household income in Huntington is $49,702 with a poverty rate of 32.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $712 per month, and the median house value is $98,200. The median age in Huntington is 35.3 years, 33.8 years for males, and 36.7 years for females.