Saint Albans, WV Population

Population: 11,567. Estimated population in July 2020: 11,105 (-4.0% change)
Males: 5,334 (46.1%), Females: 6,233 (53.9%)

Kanawha County

Zip code: 25177

Median resident age: 44.3 years
Median household income: $37,130
Median house value: $77,100

Races in St. Albans:

  • White Non-Hispanic (94.9%)
  • Black (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: English (16.1%), Irish (14.7%), German (14.2%), United States (14.0%), Italian (4.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.0%).

Elevation: 590 feet

Land area: 3.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in St. Albans

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 22.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in St. Albans city

  • Never married: 18.9%
  • Now married: 56.5%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 12.4%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

0.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -820 (-6.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near St. Albans:

  • THOMAS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; SOUTH CHARLESTON, WV)
  • PUTNAM GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; HURRICANE, WV)
  • CHARLESTON AREA MED CNTR (about 14 miles; CHARLESTON, WV)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to St. Albans:

  • YEAGER (about 17 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; Abbreviation: CRW)
  • TRI-STATE/MILTON J. FERGUSON FIELD (about 51 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; Abbreviation: HTS)
  • RALEIGH COUNTY MEMORIAL (about 64 miles; BECKLEY, WV; Abbreviation: BKW)
Other public-use airports nearest to St. Albans:

  • LEON (about 24 miles; LEON, WV; Abbreviation: W07)
  • ONA AIRPARK (about 27 miles; MILTON, WV; Abbreviation: 12V)
  • ROBERT NEWLON FIELD (about 34 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; Abbreviation: I41)
Amtrak station near St. Albans:

  • 13 miles: CHARLESTON (350 MCCORKLE AVE. SE). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Albans:

  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 19 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,688)
  • MARSHALL UNIVERSITY (about 43 miles; HUNTINGTON, WV; Full-time enrollment: 12,361)
  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY AT PARKERSBURG (about 64 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,306)
  • OHIO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 68 miles; ATHENS, OH; Full-time enrollment: 18,721)
  • HOCKING TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 79 miles; NELSONVILLE, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,050)
  • SHAWNEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 83 miles; PORTSMOUTH, OH; Full-time enrollment: 2,849)
  • CONCORD COLLEGE (about 86 miles; ATHENS, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,723)