Barboursville is a very small village located in the state of West Virginia. With a population of 4,258 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Barboursville is the 45th largest community in West Virginia.
Barboursville real estate is some of the most expensive in West Virginia, although Barboursville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Barboursville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Barboursville is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Barboursville who work in food service (15.11%), office and administrative support (13.20%), and healthcare (12.68%).
Also of interest is that Barboursville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Barboursville is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of people in Barboursville who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 27.07% of adults in Barboursville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Barboursville in 2018 was $29,000, which is wealthy relative to West Virginia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,000 for a family of four. However, Barboursville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Barboursville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Barboursville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Barboursville include Irish, German, English, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Barboursville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.