Martinsburg, West Virginia




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A Taste of Martinsburg, West Virginia

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT MARTINSBURG?

  1. Martinsburg is a city in the Eastern Panhandle region of West Virginia, United States. The city's population was 17,227 at the 2010 census.

  2. Martinsburg is the largest city in the Eastern Panhandle and the eighth largest municipality in West Virginia. Martinsburg is the county seat of Berkeley County and one of the core cities in the Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area. Martinsburg and Berkeley County are growing very rapidly from the influx of people moving from Washington, D.C. and Baltimore.

  3. Beginning in the late 1940s and through the 1950s, many of the mills and factories operating in Martinsburg shut down and went out of business, dealing a major blow to the local economy.

  4. The median income for a household in the city was $29,495, and the median income for a family was $36,954. Males had a median income of $29,697 versus $22,212 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,314. About 14.7% of families and 20.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 28.8% of those under age 18 and 15.1% of those age 65 or over.

Radio Stations:
WTRM 91.3 FM Winchester, VA Gospel Music
WZXH 91.7 FM Hagerstown, MD Christian Contemporary
WICL 95.9 FM Williamsport, MD Oldies
WDLD 96.7 FM Halfway, MD Top-40
WKSI 98.3 FM Stephens City, VA Top-40
WWEG 106.9 FM Myersville, MD Classic Hits
WXVA 610 AM Winchester, VA Oldies
WRNR 740 AM Martinsburg, WV Talk
WEPM 1340 AM Martinsburg, WV Sports
WARK 1490 AM Hagerstown, MD Talk
WMRE 1550 AM Charlestown, WV Sports

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Demographics of Martinsburg, West Virginia

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

83.90%

11.63%

0.40%

0.63%

2.91%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Martinsburg, West Virginia

     
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Businesses in Martinsburg, West Virginia


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. A Class Hair Studio -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 970 Foxcroft Avenue, Suite 102 Martinsburg, West Virginia 25401 (304) 263-3456  - (visit website)

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Celebrations by Kristy -  Category: Event Planner -  Celebrations by Kristy provides the highest level of service to its clients by offering affordable, top-notch planning services for all occasions, thereby creating a truly flawless experience for you and your guests.

    Serving the Eastern Panhandle, we coordinate high quality corporate meetings, special events, private parties and weddings both domestically and internationally, with professionalism, creativity, and complete attention to detail.

    Our long-standing relationships with a wide-range of experienced vendors enable us to find the perfect match to compliment your tastes and style.

    Celebrations by Kristy will work within your budget to plan an event for your business or personal needs that is memorable, enjoyable and virtually stress free.

    Celebrations by Kristy welcomes the opportunity to make you a guest at your next event!   - PO Box 2436 Martinsburg, WV 25401  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Caribbean Cuisine -  Category: Cajun/Creole, Seafood, Caribbean -   283 Monroe St. Martinsburg, WV 25404 (304) 263-9090   - (reviews)

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CHURCHES



  1. Holy Grace Church of God in Christ -  627 North High Street Martinsburg, WV 25401

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SCHOOLS

Martinsburg, West Virginia SCHOOLS GOES HERE
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