Ellenboro, WV Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 373. Estimated population in July 2020: 372 (-0.3% change)
Males: 184 (49.3%), Females: 189 (50.7%)

Ritchie County

Zip code: 26346

Median resident age: 40.9 years
Median household income: $22,500
Median house value: $52,600

Races in Ellenboro:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: United States (19.3%), Irish (16.9%), German (5.9%), English (5.6%), Dutch (2.1%), French (1.9%).

Elevation: 807 feet

Land area: 0.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Ellenboro

  • High school or higher: 71.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 2.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 27.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ellenboro town

  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 51.5%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -81 (-17.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Ellenboro:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ellenboro:

  • MID-OHIO VALLEY REGIONAL (about 27 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; Abbreviation: PKB)
  • HARRISON/MARION REGIONAL (about 58 miles; CLARKSBURG, WV; Abbreviation: CKB)
  • YEAGER (about 73 miles; CHARLESTON, WV; Abbreviation: CRW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Ellenboro:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ellenboro:

  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY AT PARKERSBURG (about 34 miles; PARKERSBURG, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,306)
  • FAIRMONT STATE COLLEGE (about 65 miles; FAIRMONT, WV; Full-time enrollment: 5,317)
  • WEST LIBERTY STATE COLLEGE (about 70 miles; WEST LIBERTY, WV; Full-time enrollment: 2,453)
  • OHIO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 73 miles; ATHENS, OH; Full-time enrollment: 18,721)
  • WEST VIRGINIA STATE COLLEGE (about 77 miles; INSTITUTE, WV; Full-time enrollment: 3,688)
  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY (about 80 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV; Full-time enrollment: 19,666)
  • HOCKING TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 83 miles; NELSONVILLE, OH; Full-time enrollment: 4,050)

Schools

Public high school in Ellenboro:

  • RITCHIE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 451; Location: 107 RITCHIE COUNTY SCHOOL RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Ellenboro:

  • RITCHIE COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 402; Location: 105 RITCHIE COUNTY SCHOOL RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • ELLENBORO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 148; Location: 100 SCHOOL STREET; Grades: PK – 05)