Philippi Information

Philippi Information

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

General Philippi Information

State: West Virginia

County: Barbour County

Close cities: Stonewood, WV, Grafton, WV, Bridgeport, WV, Junior, WV, Anmoore, WV, Buckhannon, WV, Montrose, WV, Belington, WV, Mount Clare, WV, Flemington, WV

Philippi Population (census data)
Total 2,775 (-3.3% since 2000)
Male 1,220 (44.0%)
Female 1,555 (56.0%)

Population Density: 977 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.9 (US Avg is 100)

Philippi Elevation: 1,307 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1905

Land Area: 2.84 square miles

Median Household Income: $25,914

Zip Codes: 26416.

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Philippi Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (94.4%)
  • American Indian (2.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Black (1.1%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (19.3%)
  • Irish (11.5%)
  • United States (11.4%)
  • Italian (7.4%)
  • English (7.0%)
  • Dutch (3.0%)

Local Philippi Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Pittsburgh Pirates
NFL Football: Washington Redskins, Pittsburgh Steelers
NBA Basketball: Cleveland Cavaliers, Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Columbus Blue Jackets
NCAA Sports: Marshall University, West Virginia University

Philippi School Information

High Schools
Philip Barbour High School (Route 4 Box 268-A, Philippi, WV, 26416 - Barbour County School District District)
Middle Schools
Philippi Middle School (Route 3 Box 40, Philippi, WV, 26416 - Barbour County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Philippi Elementary School (Route 3 Box 38, Philippi, WV, 26416 - Barbour County School District District)

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