Weston is a very small city located in the state of West Virginia. With a population of 3,857 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Weston is the 43rd largest community in West Virginia. Much of the housing stock in Weston was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Weston is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Weston is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Weston who work in office and administrative support (10.75%), maintenance occupations (9.55%), and healthcare (9.02%).
As is often the case in a small city, Weston doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Weston with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.05% of adults in Weston have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Weston in 2018 was $19,610, which is lower middle income relative to West Virginia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,440 for a family of four.
The people who call Weston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Weston residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Weston include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Weston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.