Huntington is a city located in Cabell County, West Virginia. With a 2020 population of 44,416, it is the 2nd largest city in West Virginia (after Charleston) and the 879th largest city in the United States. Huntington is currently declining at a rate of -1.80% annually and its population has decreased by -9.61% 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 2,738 people per square mile.
The average household income in Huntington is $48,832 with a poverty rate of 32.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $696 per month, and the median house value is $97,100. The median age in Huntington is 34.6 years, 32.4 years for males, and 36.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.8 males.