Cameron, WV Population

Population: 1,212. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,142 (-5.8% change)
Males: 557 (46.0%), Females: 655 (54.0%)

Marshall County

Zip code: 26033

Median resident age: 40.6 years
Median household income: $25,119
Median house value: $30,800

Races in Cameron:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (25.4%), Irish (15.3%), German (14.4%), English (11.3%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%), Scottish (3.0%).

Elevation: 1060 feet

Land area: 0.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Cameron

  • High school or higher: 67.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 14.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 37.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cameron city

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 12.7%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

0.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -55 (-4.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Cameron:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Cameron:

  • HARRISON/MARION REGIONAL (about 45 miles; CLARKSBURG, WV; Abbreviation: CKB)
  • MORGANTOWN MUNI-WALTER L. BILL HART FLD (about 48 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV; Abbreviation: MGW)
  • PITTSBURGH INTERNATIONAL (about 52 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; Abbreviation: PIT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Cameron:

Amtrak station near Cameron:

  • 20 miles: WHEELING (70 12TH ST.) – Bus Station

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cameron:

  • WEST LIBERTY STATE COLLEGE (about 24 miles; WEST LIBERTY, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,453)
  • FAIRMONT STATE COLLEGE (about 39 miles; FAIRMONT, WV; Full-time enrollment: 5,317)
  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY (about 44 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV; Full-time enrollment: 19,666)
  • CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 50 miles; CALIFORNIA, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,183)
  • ROBERT MORRIS COLLEGE (about 54 miles; MOON TOWNSHIP, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,426)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH-MAIN CAMPUS (about 57 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; Full-time enrollment: 22,930)
  • DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY (about 57 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; Full-time enrollment: 8,199)

Schools

Public high school in Cameron:

  • CAMERON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 374; Location: 61 MAPLE AVE; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Cameron:

  • CAMERON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 359; Location: 12 CHURCH ST; Grades: KG – 06)