Glasgow Kanawha County, West Virginia

Glasgow: Town in West Virginia, United States

About

Glasgow is a town located in the county of Kanawha in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 905 and a population density of 744 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 823 inhabitants.

Glasgow Quick Facts

Population : 823 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
County : Kanawha County
Postal code : 25086
Phone Area Codes : 304
Area : 1.22 km2
Altitude : 646 feet / 197, 196 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 21:54:35 (5th October 2022)
Density : 677 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.96% (2010-2020)
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Location of Glasgow on West Virginia map.
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Geography

Glasgow is located at 38°12'55"N 81°25'28"W (38.2153800, -81.4245600).

Glasgow map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Glasgow decreased by 9.96% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 905 - census
2011 898 -0.78% estimation process
2012 896 -0.22% estimation process
2013 896 0% estimation process
2014 888 -0.9% estimation process
2015 878 -1.14% estimation process
2016 872 -0.69% estimation process
2017 857 -1.75% estimation process
2018 844 -1.54% estimation process
2019 833 -1.32% estimation process
2020 823 -1.22% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 14,687
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 14,467
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 1.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 15,411
April 1, 2010 Population : 14,454
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.6%
People over 65 (%) : 19.8%
Female persons, % : 49.0%
White only, percent : 90.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 3.8%
Asians alone % : 0.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 87.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,331
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.1%

Glasgow zip code is 25086. County name: Kanawha, County fips: 54039

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 59.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $148,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,173
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $425
2015-2019 median gross rent : $616
2015-2019 Households : 6,348
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.09
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 81.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 80.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 42,127
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 618,691
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 333,627
2012 total retail sales per capita : $22,949
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 12.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $50,582
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $30,204
Percentage of people living in poverty : 13.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,716
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 966
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 490
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 52
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,574
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 216
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,319
2010 population per square mile : 1,760.6
2010 land area in square miles : 8.21

Schools in Glasgow

College & universities near Glasgow, WV

Code Name City ZIP
430795 Carver Career Center Charleston (WV) 25306-6397

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Glasgow, WV

Code Name Address Type
MNG Montgomery Third Avenue and Washington Street RAIL
CHW Charleston 350 MacCorkle Avenue - Southeast RAIL
THN Thurmond Hwy 25 & Hwy 2 RAIL
PRC Prince Hwy 41 and County Road 25 RAIL
HIN Hinton Front St. and Fifth Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Glasgow

Post Office Name City ZIP
Glasgow Post Office Glasgow (WV) 25086

Other places with the same name (7)

Other cities in Kanawha County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Kanawha County , WV. (more)

City Name Population Title
Charleston 45,879 Capital city of West Virginia, United States
South Charleston 12,036 City in Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States
Cross Lanes 9,995 Census-designated place in Kanawha County, West Virginia
Saint Albans 9,763 City in West Virginia
Dunbar 6,951 Town in East Lothian, Scotland
Nitro 6,285 Human settlement in Putnam County, West Virginia, United States of America
Sissonville 4,028 Census-designated place in Kanawha County, West Virginia
Pinch 3,262 Place in West Virginia
Alum Creek 1,749 Census-designated place in West Virginia, USA
Montgomery 1,492 City in West Virginia, United States of America
Chesapeake 1,393 Town in Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States
Marmet 1,351 City in Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States of America
Coal Fork 1,233 Census-designated place in Kanawha County, West Virginia
Elkview 1,222 Census-designated place in Kanawha County, West Virginia
Tornado 1,187 Census-designated place in Kanawha County, West Virginia
Belle 1,108 Town in West Virginia, United States