Kenova demographics profile

StatisticKenovaWest VirginiaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,4777791
Median age42.941.937.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%59%55%
Speak English98%98%79%
Speak Spanish2%1%13%
Kenova, WV has a population of 3,112 and is the 8,620th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,477 per sq mi which is 3135% higher than the West Virginia average and 2634% higher than the national average. The median age in Kenova is 43 which is approximately 2% higher than the West Virginia average of 42. In Kenova, 52% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 74% of Kenova residents were born in West Virginia, 25% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Kenova is 3135% higher than West Virginia.
  • The median age in Kenova is 2% higher than West Virginia.
  • In Kenova 95.18% of the population is White.
  • In Kenova 0.71% of the population is African American.
  • In Kenova 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Kenova population breakdown by race

RaceKenovaWest VirginiaNational
African American0.71%3.43%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.18%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race2.51%1.83%3.06%
Other race1.61%0.31%4.75%
In Kenova, 2.1% 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 Kenova, WV demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).