Sistersville, Tyler County, West Virginia

Sistersville: City in Tyler County, West Virginia, United States of America

About

Sistersville is a city located in the county of Tyler in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,396 and a population density of 1,026 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,267 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Sistersville

Population : 1,267 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
County : Tyler County
Postal code : 26175
Phone Area Codes : 304
Area : 1.36 km2
Altitude : 650 feet / 198, 198 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 19:55:28 (26th January 2023)
Density : 932 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -10.18% (2010-2020)
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Location of Sistersville on West Virginia map.
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Geography

Sistersville is located at 39°33'51"N 80°59'45"W (39.5642400, -80.9959400).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Sistersville decreased by 10.18% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,396 - census
2011 1,328 -5.12% estimation process
2012 1,313 -1.14% estimation process
2013 1,304 -0.69% estimation process
2014 1,314 0.76% estimation process
2015 1,302 -0.92% estimation process
2016 1,309 0.53% estimation process
2017 1,292 -1.32% estimation process
2018 1,293 0.08% estimation process
2019 1,282 -0.86% estimation process
2020 1,267 -1.18% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 187,603
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 178,134
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 5.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 190,740
April 1, 2010 Population : 178,874
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.6%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 18.8%
People over 65 (%) : 13.6%
Female persons, % : 52.1%
White only, percent : 76.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 17.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.4%
Asians alone % : 1.8%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 5.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 72.4%
2015-2019 Veterans : 10,304
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 5.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 45.9%

Sistersville zip code is 26175. County name: Tyler, County fips: 54095

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 45.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $136,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,130
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $428
2015-2019 median gross rent : $845
2015-2019 Households : 80,966
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.19
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 76.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 76.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 865,137
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 3,718,137
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 2,070,721
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 6,049,504
2012 total retail sales per capita : $33,203
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $40,341
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $26,340
Percentage of people living in poverty : 24.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 19,158
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 10,457
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,317
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,913
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 15,117
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,423
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 15,093
2010 population per square mile : 1,815.6
2010 land area in square miles : 98.52

People born in Sistersville (4)

People born in Sistersville, including politician Bill Bolling, American-football player Gale Bullman, geologist Wilton Melhorn, .

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Schools in Sistersville

College & universities near Sistersville, WV

Code Name City ZIP
206446 Washington State Community College Marietta (OH) 45750

Post offices near Sistersville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Sistersvill Post Office Sistersville (WV) 26175

Other cities in Tyler County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Tyler County , WV.

City Name Population Title
Paden City 2,336 City in West Virginia, United States of America
Middlebourne 731 Human settlement in Tyler County, West Virginia, United States of America
Friendly 120 Human settlement in Tyler County, West Virginia, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Sistersville distances to largest West Virginia cities