Benwood Information

Benwood Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Benwood, WV

General Benwood Information

State: West Virginia

County: Marshall County

Close cities: Wheeling, WV, Bethlehem, WV, Glen Dale, WV, McMechen, WV

Benwood Population (census data)
Total 1,446 (-7.9% since 2000)
Male 649 (44.9%)
Female 797 (55.1%)

Population Density: 1,157 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 75.9 (US Avg is 100)

Benwood Elevation: 680 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.25 square miles

Median Household Income: $24,453

Zip Codes: 26031.

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Benwood Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.0%)
  • Black (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (21.1%)
  • German (20.3%)
  • Polish (12.1%)
  • United States (10.9%)
  • Italian (8.6%)
  • English (8.5%)

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