Buffalo demographics profile

StatisticBuffaloWest VirginiaNational
Population1,3001,846,092318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)9297491
Median age42.241.937.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%59%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1833%37%43%
Speak English100%98%79%
Speak Spanish0%1%13%
Buffalo, WV has a population of 1,300 and is the 13,554th largest city in the United States. The population density is 929 per sq mi which is 1155% higher than the West Virginia average and 925% higher than the national average. The median age in Buffalo is 42 which is approximately 1% higher than the West Virginia average of 42. In Buffalo, 63% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 87% of Buffalo residents were born in West Virginia, 13% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Buffalo is 1155% higher than West Virginia.
  • The median age in Buffalo is 1% higher than West Virginia.
  • In Buffalo 99.54% of the population is White.
  • In Buffalo 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Buffalo 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Buffalo population breakdown by race

RaceBuffaloWest VirginiaNational
White99.54%93.46%73.35%
Black or African American0.00%3.43%12.63%
Asian0.00%0.76%5.22%
American Indian0.46%0.18%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%1.83%3.06%
Other race0.00%0.31%4.75%
In Buffalo, 0.1% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Buffalo, WV demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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