Lewisburg is a very small city located in the state of West Virginia. With a population of 3,922 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 a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.29% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lewisburg is a city of professionals, managers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lewisburg who work in healthcare (15.38%), business and financial occupations (14.09%), and management occupations (10.88%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.38 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Lewisburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
Lewisburg is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 49.21% of adults in Lewisburg have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Lewisburg in 2018 was $39,602, which is wealthy relative to West Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $158,408 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 French.
The most common language spoken in Lewisburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Italian.