Kanawha County Demographics

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

Kanawha County Population Demographics top

Total Population 193,742
Male Population 93,330
Female Population 100,412
Male Population 48.17 %
Female Population 51.83 %
Median Age 43
Citizen US Born 189,590
Citizen not US Born 2,852
Not Citizen 1,300
Citizen US Born 97.86 %
Citizen not US Born 1.47 %
Not Citizen 0.67 %
Moved from Abroad 358
Moved from Same Country 15,404
Moved from Same State 4,150
Moved from Different State 3,372
Same House as Last Year 168,346
Moved from Abroad 0.18 %
Moved from Same Country 7.95 %
Moved from Same State 2.14 %
Moved from Different State 1.74 %
Same House as Last Year 86.89 %

Occupational Employment in Kanawha County top

White Collar 70,009
Blue Collar 14,289
White Collar 36.14 %
Blue Collar 7.38 %
Self Employees 5,406
Private Companies 53,150
Governmental Workers 17,318
Not for Profit Companies 8,424
Self Employees 2.79 %
Private Companies 27.43 %
Governmental Workers 8.94 %
Not for Profit Companies 4.35 %

Number of Households in Kanawha County top

Total Households 82,495
Average People Per Household 2
Family Households 51,618
Non-family Households 30,877
Non-family Households 26.64 %
Family Households 15.94 %
Households with Children 23,129
Households without Children 59,366
Households with Children 11.94 %
Households without Children 30.64 %

Median and Average Income in Kanawha County top

Average Household Income $56,236.97
Median Household Income $44,498.00
People below Poverty Level 30,709
People above Poverty Level 157,234

Housing in Kanawha County top

Housing Units 95,158
Median Year Built 1966
Built in 1939 or Earlier 11,646
Built between 1940 and 1949 11,669
Built between 1950 and 1959 17,022
Built between 1960 and 1969 11,845
Built between 1970 and 1979 14,281
Built between 1980 and 1989 9,478
Built between 1990 and 1999 9,901
Built between 2000 and 2009 7,664
Built in 2010 or Later 1,652
Occupied Housing Units 82,495
Owner Occupied 57,112
Renter Occupied 25,383
Owner Occupied 29.48 %
Renter Occupied 13.1 %
With Mortgage 28,573
Without Mortgage 28,539
Median Value with Mortgage $111,400.00
Median Value without Mortgage $78,150.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $576.00
With Mortgage 14.75 %
Without Mortgage 14.73 %

Kanawha County Education Statistics top

No High School 4,908
Some High School 71,949
Some College 35,351
Associate Degree 9,547
Bachelor's Degree 21,381
Graduate Degree 14,479
No High School 2.53 %
Some High School 37.14 %
Some College 18.25 %
Associate Degree 4.93 %
Bachelor's Degree 11.04 %
Graduate Degree 7.47 %

Marital Status in Kanawha County top

Never Married 44,016
Married 79,744
Separated 2,557
Widowed 12,681
Divorced 24,490
Never Married 22.72 %
Married 41.16 %
Separated 1.32 %
Widowed 6.55 %
Divorced 12.64 %

Means of Transport to Work in Kanawha County top

Car 75,240
Bus or TrolleyBus 1,632
Bicycle 152
Motorcycle 85
TaxiCab 29
Walk 2,751

Recently added listings in Kanawha County top

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.
Kanawha County is an area in West Virginia with a population of 193,742. There are 93,330 male residents living in Kanawha County and 100,412 female residents. The total number of households is 82,495 with 2 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 43 with 79,744 people being married and 83,744 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 83.05% white collar employees and 16.95% blue collar employees in Kanawha County.