Weston, West Virginia Population 2022

3,734
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Weston is a city located in Lewis County West Virginia. Weston has a 2020 population of 3,734. Weston is currently declining at a rate of -1.09% annually and its population has decreased by -8.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,102 in 2010.

The average household income in Weston is $45,782 with a poverty rate of 15.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $641 per month, and the median house value is $80,100. The median age in Weston is 40.8 years, 38.3 years for males, and 44.3 years for females.

Weston Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Westonwas:

  • White: 95.83%
  • Two or more races: 4.17%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Weston, West Virginia is 3,734 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,734.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,102.

Weston, West Virginia Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,72095.83%
Two or More Races1624.17%
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Weston Population by Race

Weston Population Pyramid 2022

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Weston Median Age

41


Total

40.6


Male

41.2


Female

Weston Adults

There are 3,082 adults, (684 of whom are seniors) in Weston.

Weston Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Weston Sex Ratio

Female

2,013

51.85%

Male

1,869

48.15%

Weston Population by Age

Weston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Weston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.4%16.6%
Male69.4%30.6%
All59.5%40.5%
Non Family40.5%59.5%
Female40.1%59.9%

59.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Weston Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6092.4159.5
Married6393.1183.4
Male1112.8669.4
Female2073.7240.1
Non Family6521.2340.5

3.12

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Weston Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade822.91%
9th to 12th Grade31711.26%
High School Graduate1,24744.30%
Some College63922.70%
Associates Degree1013.59%
Bachelors Degree2308.17%
Graduate Degree1997.07%
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Weston Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Weston Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,7732,374429
2+ Races4242

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.47%.

Weston Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,107$30,737$23,478
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$28,769$29,107$27,357
Some College$21,635$33,345$15,380
Bachelors Degree$30,278$30,068$30,735
Graduate Degree$50,313$52,313$43,400

$28,107

Average Earnings

$30,737

Average Male

$23,478

Average Female

Weston Earnings by Educational Attainment

Weston Language by Age

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Weston Language

99.76% of Weston residents speak only English, while 0.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.24% of the population.

Weston Language

Weston Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,70352014.04%
OtherNaN%
Multiple1628049.38%

15.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.76%

Male Poverty Rate

19.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Weston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Weston is White, with 14.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Weston is Multiple, with 49.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.36%.

Weston Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade43.61%
High School10.43%
Some College11.22%
Bachelors or Greater2.10%

Weston Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.83%
Male Unemployed15.00%
Female Employed14.12%
Female Unemployed27.59%

Weston Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Weston Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,728$52,900
Families$47,575$53,474
Married Families$50,144-
Non Families$30,542$43,186
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Income by Household Type

Weston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.0%

Male Marriage Rate

42.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Weston Married by Age and Sex

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Weston Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Weston Marital Status by Race

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Weston Marital Status

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276

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War57
First Gulf War43
Vietnam67
Korea71
World War II6

Weston Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3447
35 to 5429
55 to 6440
65 to 7461
75+99

Weston Veterans by Age

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Weston Veterans by Race

Weston Veterans by Education

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4.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Weston Veterans by Education

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51.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.8%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Weston Employment by Age

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Weston Employment by Race

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Weston Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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83.64%

Born in Weston

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Weston residents were born in the United States, with 83.64% having been born in West Virginia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Weston Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19002,5600.00%
19205,7013,1414.08%
19308,6462,9454.25%
19408,268-378-0.45%
19508,9456770.79%
19608,754-191-0.22%
19707,323-1,431-1.77%
19806,250-1,073-1.57%
19904,994-1,256-2.22%
20004,317-677-1.45%
20104,102-215-0.51%
20114,094-8-0.20%
20124,084-10-0.24%
20134,076-8-0.20%
20144,053-23-0.56%
20154,039-14-0.35%
20163,991-48-1.19%
20173,950-41-1.03%
20183,898-52-1.32%
20193,857-41-1.05%
20203,816-41-1.06%
20213,775-41-1.07%
20223,734-41-1.09%

Weston Population by Year