Martinsburg demographics profile

StatisticMartinsburgWest VirginiaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,6567791
Median age34.241.937.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)43%59%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%37%43%
Speak English91%98%79%
Speak Spanish5%1%13%
Martinsburg, WV has a population of 17,613 and is the 2,456th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,656 per sq mi which is 3369% higher than the West Virginia average and 2832% higher than the national average. The median age in Martinsburg is 34 which is approximately 18% lower than the West Virginia average of 42. In Martinsburg, 43% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 91% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 42% of Martinsburg residents were born in West Virginia, 51% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 5% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Martinsburg is 3369% higher than West Virginia.
  • The median age in Martinsburg is 18% lower than West Virginia.
  • In Martinsburg 77.87% of the population is White.
  • In Martinsburg 14.77% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Martinsburg 0.94% of the population is Asian.

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Martinsburg population breakdown by race

RaceMartinsburgWest VirginiaNational
Black or African American14.77%3.43%12.63%
American Indian0.04%0.18%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.44%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race4.86%1.83%3.06%
Other race1.07%0.31%4.75%
In Martinsburg, 4.7% 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 Martinsburg, WV demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).