Point Pleasant, WV Population by Age

The median age in Point Pleasant, WV is 37.3, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 25.29% were under the age of 15, 14.67% aged 15 to 29, 38.65% aged 30 to 64, 17.48% aged 65 to 84, and 3.90% were 85 years of age and older.
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Updated Sep 17, 2023

Point Pleasant, WV population age distribution

A complete breakdown of Point Pleasant's age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups is listed in the table below.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 5 years 525 12.73%
5 to 9 years 288 6.98%
10 to 14 years 230 5.58%
15 to 19 years 100 2.42%
20 to 24 years 132 3.2%
25 to 29 years 373 9.04%
30 to 34 years 263 6.38%
35 to 39 years 224 5.43%
40 to 44 years 196 4.75%
45 to 49 years 110 2.67%
50 to 54 years 105 2.55%
55 to 59 years 351 8.51%
60 to 64 years 345 8.37%
65 to 69 years 201 4.87%
70 to 74 years 203 4.92%
75 to 79 years 207 5.02%
80 to 84 years 110 2.67%
85 years and over 161 3.9%
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Point Pleasant, WV population by age group

Key stats
1,275
Population under 25 years
1,056
Population aged 25-44
911
Population aged 45-64
882
Population aged 65+

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021

The graph shows Point Pleasant's population by age group, with age group on x-axis and the respective age group's percent of the total population on y-axis
Point Pleasant, WV population by age group. The largest age group was 0-4 years with a poulation of 525 (12.73% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

The largest age group in Point Pleasant, WV was for the group of age 0-4 years with a population of 525 (12.73%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey.

At the same time, the smallest age group in Point Pleasant, WV was the 15-19 years with a population of 100 (2.42%).

Point Pleasant, WV population by age cohort

To better understand the age distribution of Point Pleasant, WV's population, we divided it into the following 3 cohorts:

  • Children : Under the age of 18 years
  • Adults (working population): Between the age of 18 and 64 years
  • Seniors: 65 years and above
The pie chart shows Point Pleasant's population divided into segments, with each segment representing an age cohort. The area of each segment is in the same proportion of a circle as the population of the cohort is of the total population.
Point Pleasant, WV population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). The largest age group was 18 - 64 years with a poulation of 2,186 (53.01% of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the population for each of the three cohorts.

Age Group Population % of Total Population
Under 18 years 1,056 25.61%
18 to 64 years 2,186 53.01%
85 years and over 882 21.39%
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Key stats for each age cohort as per our analysis of U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey:

  • Point Pleasant's population under 18 was 25.61%, compared to the 22.51% nationwide.
  • Point Pleasant's working population (between 18 and 64) was 53.01%, compared to 61.45% nationwide.
  • Point Pleasant's elderly or the senior population (over 65 age) was 21.39% as compared to 16.04% nationwide.

Point Pleasant, WV population pyramid

Population pyramid for Point Pleasant, WV is charted below using the estimates from U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. A wide base suggests population increase, narrow base indicates declining birth rates.

Key stats from our analysis of the Point Pleasant's population pyramid:

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Point Pleasant, WV, is 47.4.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Point Pleasant, WV, is 40.1.
  • Total dependency ratio for Point Pleasant, WV is 87.5.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Point Pleasant, WV is 2.5.
The graph shows Point Pleasant's population across different age group and gender, with population on x-axis and population y-axis. The male population is plotted on the left in blue color whereas the female population is plotted on the right in pink color.
Point Pleasant, WV population pyramid i.e. Point Pleasant population distrubution across age and gender. Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Here's the Point Pleasant, WV's male and female population across different age groups:

Age Group Population(Male) Population(Female) Total Population
Under 5 years 325 200 525
5 to 9 years 149 139 288
10 to 14 years 134 96 230
15 to 19 years 74 26 100
20 to 24 years 20 112 132
25 to 29 years 209 164 373
30 to 34 years 108 155 263
35 to 39 years 130 94 224
40 to 44 years 19 177 196
45 to 49 years 61 49 110
50 to 54 years 20 85 105
55 to 59 years 242 109 351
60 to 64 years 144 201 345
65 to 69 years 106 95 201
70 to 74 years 57 146 203
75 to 79 years 127 80 207
80 to 84 years 83 27 110
85 years and over 10 151 161
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Things to know

What is the population of Point Pleasant, WV under 18?

Point Pleasant's population under the age of 18 is 1,056, as per the latest U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey estimates. This population is 25.61% of the total resident population of Point Pleasant, WV.

What is the aging population in Point Pleasant, WV?

Point Pleasant's population aged 65 years and above was 882. As per the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, this population is 21.39% of the entire population.

References

Datasets

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2023
Point Pleasant, WV Age Group Population Dataset: A complete breakdown of Point Pleasant age demographics from 0 to 85 years, distributed across 18 age groups
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Point Pleasant population distribution across 18 age groups. It lists the population in each age group along with the percentage population relative of the total population for Point Pleasant. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution of Point Pleasant by age. For example, using this dataset, we can identify the largest age group in Point Pleasant.

Key observations

The largest age group in Point Pleasant, WV was for the group of age 0-4 years with a population of 525 (12.73%), according to the 2021 American Community Survey. At the same time, the smallest age group in Point Pleasant, WV was the 15-19 years with a population of 100 (2.42%). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Point Pleasant population by age group

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group in consideration
  • Population: The population for the specific age group in the Point Pleasant is shown in this column.
  • % of Total Population: This column displays the population of each age group as a proportion of Point Pleasant total population. Please note that the sum of all percentages may not equal one due to rounding of values.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Point Pleasant Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Point Pleasant, WV Age Cohorts Dataset: Children, Working Adults, and Seniors in Point Pleasant - Population and Percentage Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the Point Pleasant population by age cohorts (Children: Under 18 years; Working population: 18-64 years; Senior population: 65 years or more). It lists the population in each age cohort group along with its percentage relative to the total population of Point Pleasant. The dataset can be utilized to understand the population distribution across children, working population and senior population for dependency ratio, housing requirements, ageing, migration patterns etc.

Key observations

The largest age group was $b3_v1 with a poulation of $b3_v2 ($b3_v3 of the total population). Source: U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Point Pleasant population by age cohort

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age cohorts:

  • Under 18 years
  • 18 to 64 years
  • 65 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age cohort for the Point Pleasant population analysis. Total expected values are 3 groups ( Children, Working Population and Senior Population).
  • Population: The population for the age cohort in Point Pleasant is shown in the following column.
  • Percent of Total Population: The population as a percent of total population of the Point Pleasant is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Point Pleasant Population by Age. You can refer the same here

Point Pleasant, WV Population Pyramid Dataset: Age Groups, Male and Female Population, and Total Population for Demographics Analysis
Last updated September 16, 2023
ACS
Free
Neilsberg
CSV, JSON
2017-2021
CC BY 4.0
About this dataset

Context

The dataset tabulates the data for the Point Pleasant, WV population pyramid, which represents the Point Pleasant population distribution across age and gender, using estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey 5-Year estimates. It lists the male and female population for each age group, along with the total population for those age groups. Higher numbers at the bottom of the table suggest population growth, whereas higher numbers at the top indicate declining birth rates. Furthermore, the dataset can be utilized to understand the youth dependency ratio, old-age dependency ratio, total dependency ratio, and potential support ratio.

Key observations

  • Youth dependency ratio, which is the number of children aged 0-14 per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Point Pleasant, WV, is 47.4.
  • Old-age dependency ratio, which is the number of persons aged 65 or over per 100 persons aged 15-64, for Point Pleasant, WV, is 40.1.
  • Total dependency ratio for Point Pleasant, WV is 87.5.
  • Potential support ratio, which is the number of youth (working age population) per elderly, for Point Pleasant, WV is 2.5.

Point Pleasant population pyramid

Content

When available, the data consists of estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates.

Age groups:

  • Under 5 years
  • 5 to 9 years
  • 10 to 14 years
  • 15 to 19 years
  • 20 to 24 years
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • 40 to 44 years
  • 45 to 49 years
  • 50 to 54 years
  • 55 to 59 years
  • 60 to 64 years
  • 65 to 69 years
  • 70 to 74 years
  • 75 to 79 years
  • 80 to 84 years
  • 85 years and over

Variables / Data Columns

  • Age Group: This column displays the age group for the Point Pleasant population analysis. Total expected values are 18 and are define above in the age groups section.
  • Population (Male): The male population in the Point Pleasant for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Population (Female): The female population in the Point Pleasant for the selected age group is shown in the following column.
  • Total Population: The total population of the Point Pleasant for the selected age group is shown in the following column.

Good to know

Margin of Error

Data in the dataset are based on the estimates and are subject to sampling variability and thus a margin of error. Neilsberg Research recommends using caution when presening these estimates in your research.

Custom data

If you do need custom data for any of your research project, report or presentation, you can contact our research staff at research@neilsberg.com for a feasibility of a custom tabulation on a fee-for-service basis.

Inspiration

Neilsberg Research Team curates, analyze and publishes demographics and economic data from a variety of public and proprietary sources, each of which often includes multiple surveys and programs. The large majority of Neilsberg Research aggregated datasets and insights is made available for free download at https://www.neilsberg.com/research/.

Recommended for further research

This dataset is a part of the main dataset for Point Pleasant Population by Age. You can refer the same here

If you're looking for datasets from another year, please feel free to contact us at research@neilsberg.com and we'll be happy to assist you further.

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