West Virginia Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

West Virginia Population Demographics top

Total Population 1,839,926
Male Population 909,156
Female Population 930,770
Male Population 49.41 %
Female Population 50.59 %
Median Age 44.1
Citizen US Born 1,800,495
Citizen not US Born 24,682
Not Citizen 14,749
Citizen US Born 97.86 %
Citizen not US Born 1.34 %
Not Citizen 0.8 %
Moved from Abroad 3,546
Moved from Same Country 116,553
Moved from Same State 47,897
Moved from Different State 45,079
Same House as Last Year 1,608,352
Moved from Abroad 0.19 %
Moved from Same Country 6.33 %
Moved from Same State 2.6 %
Moved from Different State 2.45 %
Same House as Last Year 87.41 %

Occupational Employment in West Virginia top

White Collar 567,404
Blue Collar 181,185
White Collar 30.84 %
Blue Collar 9.85 %
Self Employees 50,151
Private Companies 500,807
Governmental Workers 140,228
Not for Profit Companies 57,403
Self Employees 2.73 %
Private Companies 27.22 %
Governmental Workers 7.62 %
Not for Profit Companies 3.12 %

Number of Households in West Virginia top

Total Households 738,976
Average People Per Household 2
Family Households 481,855
Non-family Households 257,121
Non-family Households 26.19 %
Family Households 13.97 %
Households with Children 205,708
Households without Children 533,268
Households with Children 11.18 %
Households without Children 28.98 %

Median and Average Income in West Virginia top

Average Household Income $51,736.59
Median Household Income $40,314.00
People below Poverty Level 312,437
People above Poverty Level 1,456,717

Housing in West Virginia top

Housing Units 890,876
Median Year Built 1976
Built in 1939 or Earlier 144,374
Built between 1940 and 1949 67,430
Built between 1950 and 1959 93,535
Built between 1960 and 1969 82,131
Built between 1970 and 1979 146,262
Built between 1980 and 1989 109,199
Built between 1990 and 1999 120,193
Built between 2000 and 2009 106,950
Built in 2010 or Later 20,802
Occupied Housing Units 738,976
Owner Occupied 537,719
Renter Occupied 201,257
Owner Occupied 29.23 %
Renter Occupied 10.94 %
With Mortgage 253,838
Without Mortgage 283,881
Median Value with Mortgage $111,000.00
Median Value without Mortgage $79,300.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $472.00
With Mortgage 13.8 %
Without Mortgage 15.43 %

West Virginia Education Statistics top

No High School 62,503
Some High School 727,245
Some College 330,036
Associate Degree 96,614
Bachelor's Degree 167,600
Graduate Degree 103,344
No High School 3.4 %
Some High School 39.53 %
Some College 17.94 %
Associate Degree 5.25 %
Bachelor's Degree 9.11 %
Graduate Degree 5.62 %

Marital Status in West Virginia top

Never Married 416,767
Married 791,151
Separated 23,446
Widowed 119,012
Divorced 201,220
Never Married 22.65 %
Married 43 %
Separated 1.27 %
Widowed 6.47 %
Divorced 10.94 %

Means of Transport to Work in West Virginia top

Car 674,346
Bus or TrolleyBus 5,305
Railroad 739
Ferryboat 46
Bicycle 1,043
Motorcycle 449
TaxiCab 354
Walk 21,241

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Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
West Virginia is a state in United States with a population of 1,839,926. There are 909,156 male residents living in West Virginia and 930,770 female residents. The total number of households is 738,976 with 2 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 44 with 791,151 people being married and 760,445 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 75.80% white collar employees and 24.20% blue collar employees in West Virginia.