West Milford, WV Population

Population: 651. Estimated population in July 2020: 646 (-0.8% change)
Males: 317 (48.7%), Females: 334 (51.3%)

Harrison County

Zip code: 26451

Median resident age: 34.7 years
Median household income: $32,250
Median house value: $64,300

Races in West Milford:

  • White Non-Hispanic (99.1%)

Ancestries: Irish (24.6%), German (19.4%), United States (13.5%), English (8.4%), Italian (5.4%), Scotch-Irish (3.8%).

Elevation: 1020 feet

Land area: 0.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in West Milford

  • High school or higher: 85.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Milford town

  • Never married: 17.3%
  • Now married: 64.8%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +173 (+36.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near West Milford:

  • UNITED HOSPITAL CENTER (about 7 miles; CLARKSBURG, WV)
  • STONEWALL JACKSON MEM HOSP (about 13 miles; WESTON, WV)
  • WILLIAM R SHARPE HOSPITAL AT WESTON (about 13 miles; WESTON, WV)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to West Milford:

  • HARRISON/MARION REGIONAL (about 15 miles; CLARKSBURG, WV; Abbreviation: CKB)
  • MORGANTOWN MUNI-WALTER L. BILL HART FLD (about 46 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV; Abbreviation: MGW)
  • MID-OHIO VALLEY REGIONAL (about 72 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; Abbreviation: PKB)
Other public-use airports nearest to West Milford:

  • LOUIS BENNETT FIELD (about 10 miles; WESTON, WV; Abbreviation: 49I)
  • WADE F MALEY FIELD (about 17 miles; SHINNSTON, WV; Abbreviation: 6W0)
  • UPSHUR COUNTY RGNL (about 17 miles; BUCKHANNON, WV; Abbreviation: W22)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Milford:

  • FAIRMONT STATE COLLEGE (about 26 miles; FAIRMONT, WV; Full-time enrollment: 5,317)
  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY (about 44 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV; Full-time enrollment: 19,666)
  • WEST LIBERTY STATE COLLEGE (about 68 miles; WEST LIBERTY, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,453)
  • CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 69 miles; CALIFORNIA, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,183)
  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY AT PARKERSBURG (about 79 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,306)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH-MAIN CAMPUS (about 89 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; Full-time enrollment: 22,930)
  • DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY (about 89 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; Full-time enrollment: 8,199)
Public primary/middle school in West Milford:

  • WEST MILFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 504; Location: 226 SCHOOL ST; Grades: PK – 05)