West Virginia Colleges Ranked by Highest Percent of Black Students

List of Colleges by Percent of Black Students

List of Colleges by Percent of Black Students

Below is a ranking of the 39 colleges in West Virginia with the highest percent of black students. Potomac State College of West Virginia University tops the list with African Americans comprising 23% of the student population.

Data is reported for the 2017/18 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of West Virginia Colleges Ranked by Highest Percent of Black Students
College % Black
P

Keyser, WV

23.4%
S

Salem, WV

23.6%
V

Martinsburg, WV

20.0%
W

Charleston, WV

19.5%
A

Charles Town, WV

19.1%
B

Bethany, WV

18.1%
G

Glenville, WV

19.0%
A

Philippi, WV

16.0%
W

Institute, WV

14.1%
H

Huntington, WV

12.2%
V

Beckley, WV

12.6%
V

Princeton, WV

12.7%
O

Vienna, WV

11.8%
B

Bluefield, WV

9.2%
C

Charleston, WV

9.4%
S

Shepherdstown, WV

9.6%
W

Buckhannon, WV

9.3%
B

Martinsburg, WV

9.5%
C

Athens, WV

7.0%
W

Montgomery, WV

7.7%