WV

National Population : 333,590,059
West Virginia State Population : 1,692,126

About Star City, WV

Star City, WV is located in Monongalia County in the state of West Virginia.

The total City Population for Star City is about 1,948 with about 1,538 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 38,772.

The Average Home Value is $203,700.00, which is roughly 57% higher than the Average Home Value of $87,464.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 7% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $38,396.00, which is roughly 4% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $36,951.00 for the state of West Virginia, and roughly 33% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Star City is about 4.7%.

West Virginia is ranked #33 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 33.11 out of 100.

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Voting

Monongalia County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a slight difference of 2.51% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 49.45%
Democratic: 48.21%
Libertarian: 1.89%
Green: 0.45%


Nearby Locations

Little Falls, WV (4.39 mi.)
Westover, WV (5.12 mi.)
Morgantown, WV (5.12 mi.)
Maidsville, WV (5.29 mi.)
Core, WV (5.29 mi.)
Pursglove, WV (7.70 mi.)
Cascade, WV (8.91 mi.)
Masontown, WV (8.91 mi.)
Bretz, WV (10.28 mi.)
Reedsville, WV (11.14 mi.)
Rivesville, WV (11.64 mi.)
Montana Mines, WV (11.84 mi.)
Baxter, WV (12.43 mi.)
Independence, WV (13.82 mi.)
White Hall, WV (15.39 mi.)
Fairmont, WV (15.39 mi.)
Pleasant Vly, WV (15.39 mi.)
Monongah, WV (15.39 mi.)
Jordan, WV (15.39 mi.)
Blacksville, WV (15.63 mi.)
Fairview, WV (16.44 mi.)
Cuzzart, WV (17.39 mi.)
Bruceton Mills, WV (17.39 mi.)
Hazelton, WV (17.39 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 26505
Latitude : 39.649574
Longitude : -79.945822
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1152 ft.
Area Code(s) : 304, 681

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.00
Male Population Estimate : 52.85%
Female Population Estimate : 47.15%
Median Age : 23.1
Male Median Age : 22.9
Female Median Age : 23.4

White Population Estimate : 89.44%
Black Population Estimate : 5.09%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.31%
Asian Population Estimate : 6.25%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.13%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.51%
Other Population Estimate : 0.72%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Star City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Monongalia County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Monongalia County: About 250 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Monongalia County is about 41% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 13% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.