2000 Census

The Twenty-second United States Census, known as Census 2000 and conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States on April 1, 2000, to be 281,421,906, an increase of 13.2% over the 248,709,873 persons enumerated during the 1990 Census. This was the twenty-second federal census and was at the time the largest civility administrative peacetime effort in the United States.

Approximately 16 percent of households received a “long form” of the 2000 census, which contained over 100 questions.

Brooke County 2000

BROOKE BEECH BOTTOM BETHANY FOLLANSBEE WEIRTON WELLSBURG WINDSOR HEIGHTS HOOVERSON HEIGHTS
2000 25,447 606 985 3,115 3,886 2,891 431 2,909
1990 26,992 415 1,139 3,339 4,003 3,385 454 N/A
TOTAL POPULATION WHITE AFRICAN AMERICAN AMERICAN INDIAN ASIAN TWO OR MORE RACES HISPANIC OR LATINO
Beech Bottom 606 601 0 1 0 4 0
Bethany 985 930 32 0 9 8 7
Follansbee 3115 3083 2 2 10 17 8
Hooverson Heights 2909 2877 8 1 5 18 12
Wellsburg 2891 2795 58 3 3 31 7
Windsor Heights 431 427 0 2 0 2 0

Hancock County 2000

HANCOCK COUNTY CHESTER NEW CUMBERLAND WEIRTON NEWELL
2000 32,667 2,592 1,099 16,525 1,602
2010 35,233 2,905 1,363 18,121 N/A
TOTAL POP. WHITE AFRICAN AMERICAN AMERICAN INDIAN ASIAN NATIVE HAWAIIAN OTHER 2/MORE HISPANIC /LATINO
Hancock County 32,667 31,497 752 39 114 3 38 224 218
Chester 2,592 2,560 4 0 6 0 8 14 29
New Cumber. 1,099 1,091 0 0 3 0 1 4 12
Newell 1,602 1,580 3 1 0 0 2 16 4
Weirton 20,411 19,293 787 22 120 3 29 157 138

Jefferson County 2000

JEFFERSON COUNTY ADENA AMSTERDAM BERGHOLZ BLOOMINGDALE DILLONVALE EMPIRE IRONDALE
2000 73,894 815 568 769 221 781 300 418
1990 80,298 692 669 713 227 857 364 382
MINGO JUNCTION MOUNT PLEASANT NEW ALEXANDRIA RAYLAND RICHMOND SMITHFIELD STEUBENVILLE
2000 3,631 535 222 434 471 867 19,015
1990 4,297 498 257 490 446 874 22,125
STRATTON TILTONSVILLE TORONTO WINTERSVILLE YORKVILLE
2000 277 1,329 5,676 4,067 1,230
1990 278 1,517 6,127 4,102 758
TOTAL POPULATION WHITE AFRICAN AMERICAN AMERICAN INDIAN ASIAN OTHER 2/MORE HISPANIC/ LATINO
Adena 815 801 10 0 1 0 3 3
Amsterdam 568 560 1 7 0 0 0 0
Bergholz 769 757 4 5 1 0 1 1
Bloomingdale 221 216 0 0 1 3 0 0
Dillonvale 781 769 4 0 1 0 7 7
Empire 300 291 3 2 0 0 2 2
Irondale 418 400 12 2 1 1 2 2
Mingo Junction 3,631 3462 109 6 1 14 35 32
Mount Pleasant 535 522 7 0 2 0 4 4
New Alexandria 222 218 0 0 0 0 4 4
Rayland 434 427 3 0 1 1 2 2
Richmond 471 462 1 0 5 0 3 3
Smithfield 867 754 85 1 0 3 24 20
Steubenville 19,015 15,127 3,281 42 139 100 324 298
Stratton 277 271 1 0 5 0 0 0
Tiltonsville 1,329 1,315 0 0 0 3 1 11
Toronto 5,676 5,540 57 11 12 4 52 50
Wintersville 4,067 3,775 245 1 8 1 37 34
Yorkville 1,230 1,194 20 0 0 4 12 10