Philippi, WV has a population of 3,416 and is the 8,165th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,207 per sq mi which is 1476% higher than the West Virginia average and 1232% higher than the national average. The median age in Philippi is 32 which is approximately 23% lower than the West Virginia average of 42. In Philippi, 42% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 62% of Philippi residents were born in West Virginia, 36% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.