Cheat Lake Information

Cheat Lake Information

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

General Cheat Lake Information

State: West Virginia

County: Monongalia County

Close cities: Weston, WV, Morgantown, WV, Westover, WV, Star City, WV, Dellslow, WV, Granville, WV, Brookhaven, WV

Cheat Lake Population (census data)
Total 6,833
Male 3,382 (49.5%)
Female 3,451 (50.5%)

Population Density: 473 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.7 (US Avg is 100)

Cheat Lake Elevation: 960 feet above sea level

Land Area: 14.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $71,408

Zip Codes: 26508, and 26507.

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Cheat Lake Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.2%)
  • Black (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Asian Indian (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Chinese (0.5%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (18.6%)
  • Irish (17.4%)
  • English (15.0%)
  • Italian (10.6%)
  • United States (9.8%)
  • Polish (5.0%)
Foriegn Born: 171 people (2.5%)
  • Asia (59.3%)
  • Europe (40.7%)

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