Williamson Mingo County, West Virginia

Williamson: County seat of Mingo County, West Virginia, United States

About

Williamson is a city located in the county of Mingo in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,191 and a population density of 376 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,616 inhabitants.

Williamson Quick Facts

Population : 2,616 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
County : Mingo County
Different from : Williamstown
Postal code : 25661
Phone Area Codes : 304
Area : 8.48 km2
Altitude : 653 feet / 199 meters
Capital city : Williamson is capital of Mingo County
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 17:05:54 (23rd May 2022)
Density : 308 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -21.98% (2010-2020)
Williamson locator map
Location of Williamson on West Virginia map.
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Williamson West Virginia%3B view looking down East 2nd Ave
Williamson  West Virginia%3B view looking down East 2nd Ave image

Geography

Williamson is located at 37°40'27"N 82°16'38"W (37.6742700, -82.2773600).

Williamson map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Williamson decreased by 21.98% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,191 - census
2011 3,147 -1.4% estimation process
2012 3,083 -2.08% estimation process
2013 3,052 -1.02% estimation process
2014 3,006 -1.53% estimation process
2015 2,950 -1.9% estimation process
2016 2,866 -2.93% estimation process
2017 2,786 -2.87% estimation process
2018 2,737 -1.79% estimation process
2019 2,676 -2.28% estimation process
2020 2,616 -2.29% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,664
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 6,736
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -1.1%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,998
April 1, 2010 Population : 6,737
People under 5 years old, percentage : 3.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 15.7%
People over 65 (%) : 25.5%
Female persons, % : 53.0%
White only, percent : 97.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 0.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.2%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 96.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 504
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 75.2%

Williamson zip code is 25661. County name: Mingo, County fips: 54059

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 75.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $142,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $999
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $378
2015-2019 median gross rent : $593
2015-2019 Households : 2,879
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.27
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 91.2%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 1.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 74.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 14.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 42.7%
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 195,386
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 59,539
2012 total retail sales per capita : $8,845
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $46,024
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,398
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 549
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 331
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 133
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 488
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 77
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 423
2010 population per square mile : 720.4
2010 land area in square miles : 9.35

People born in Williamson (14)

People born in Williamson, including politician Ed Worley, politician H. Truman Chafin, United States federal judge James Marshall Sprouse, .

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Schools in Williamson

College & universities near Williamson, WV

Code Name City ZIP
237127 Appalachian Beauty School Belfry (KY) 41514

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Williamson, WV

Code Name Address Type
HUN Huntington 1050 8th Avenue RAIL
CHW Charleston 350 MacCorkle Avenue - Southeast RAIL
AKY Ashland Transportation Center 99 15th Street RAIL
MNG Montgomery Third Avenue and Washington Street RAIL
PRC Prince Hwy 41 and County Road 25 RAIL

Post offices near Williamson

Post Office Name City ZIP
Williamson Post Office Williamson (WV) 25661

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Mingo County

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

City Name Population Title
Gilbert Creek 1,090 Census-designated place in Mingo County, West Virginia
Chattaroy 756 Census-designated place in Mingo County, West Virginia
Delbarton 487 Town in Mingo County, West Virginia, United States
Matewan 415 Human settlement in Mingo County, West Virginia, United States of America
Gilbert 378 Town in West Virginia
Kermit 341 Town in Mingo County, West Virginia, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Williamson distances to largest West Virginia cities