Lewisburg is a very small city located in the state of West Virginia. With a population of 3,807 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lewisburg is the 48th largest community in West Virginia.
Lewisburg real estate is some of the most expensive in West Virginia, although Lewisburg house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Lewisburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lewisburg is a city of professionals, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lewisburg who work in healthcare (11.70%), teaching (10.59%), and management occupations (10.45%).
One of the benefits of Lewisburg is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.42 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Lewisburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Lewisburg ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Lewisburg, 44.67% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Lewisburg in 2018 was $33,004, which is wealthy relative to West Virginia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $132,016 for a family of four. However, Lewisburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lewisburg is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lewisburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lewisburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lewisburg include English, Irish, German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Lewisburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Vietnamese and Spanish.