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Sophia is a town in Raleigh County, West Virginia, United States. It was incorporated in 1912. The population was 1,344 at the 2010 census. Sophia was the hometown of the late U.S. Senator Robert C. Byrd.HistoryA post office called Sophia has been in operation since 1909. The city was named for Sophia McGinnis, the family member of a local civil servant.GeographySophia is located at .According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.69sqmi, all of it land.Demographics2010 censusAs of the census of 2010, there were 1,344 people, 590 households, and 391 families residing in the town. The population density was 1947.8PD/sqmi. There were 655 housing units at an average density of 949.3/sqmi. The racial makeup of the town was 97.2% White, 0.7% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.7% Asian, 0.1% from other races, and 1.0% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.1% of the population.There were 590 households of which 30.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.4% were married couples living together, 14.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.6% had a male householder with no wife present, and 33.7% were non-families. 29.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.28 and the average family size was 2.77.
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