Shinnston Information

Shinnston Information

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

General Shinnston Information

State: West Virginia

County: Harrison County

Close cities: Bridgeport, WV, Gypsy, WV, Worthington, WV, Hepzibah, WV, Spelter, WV, Enterprise, WV, Monongah, WV, Whitehall, WV, Lumberport, WV, Carolina, WV, Meadowbrook, WV

Shinnston Population (census data)
Total 2,229 (-2.7% since 2000)
Male 1,043 (46.8%)
Female 1,186 (53.2%)

Population Density: 1,293 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.0 (US Avg is 100)

Shinnston Elevation: 960 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.72 square miles

Median Household Income: $33,216

Zip Codes: 26431.

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Shinnston Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (97.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.3%)
  • Italian (15.7%)
  • United States (12.6%)
  • Irish (11.4%)
  • English (9.5%)
  • Dutch (4.9%)

Local Shinnston Sports Teams

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

Shinnston School Information

High Schools
Lincoln High School (Route 1, Box 300, Shinnston, WV, 26431 - Harrison County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Big Elm Elementary School (200 Tetrick Road, Shinnston, WV, 26431 - Harrison County School District District)

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