Wheeling West Virginia Population 2018

Wheeling West Virginia's estimated population is 27,375 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201627,375-229-0.83%
201527,604-89-0.32%
201427,693-305-1.09%
201327,998-193-0.68%
201228,191-79-0.28%
201128,270-216-0.76%
201028,486-2,933-9.34%
200031,419-3,463-9.93%
199034,882-8,188-19.01%
198043,070-5,118-10.62%
197048,188-5,212-9.76%
196053,400-5,491-9.32%
195058,891-2,208-3.61%
194061,099-560-0.91%
193061,6595,4519.70%
192056,20814,56734.98%
191041,6412,7637.11%
190038,8784,35612.62%
189034,5223,78512.31%
188030,73711,45759.42%
187019,2805,19736.90%
186014,0832,64823.16%
185011,4353,55045.02%
18407,8850.00%

Wheeling West Virginia Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White25,33992.56%
Black or African American1,6606.06%
Two or More Races4441.62%
Asian2951.08%
Some Other Race1070.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native490.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander0.00%

Wheeling West Virginia Population Pyramid

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Wheeling Wv Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.7
Houses Without Mortgage
4,033
Houses With Mortgage
3,796
Vacancy Rate
14.2
Median Rent
560
Median Home Value
98,800
Renter-Occupied Units
4,783
Owner-Occupied Units
7,829
Total Housing Units
14,692

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Wheeling Wv for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.3% and the labor force participation rate is 57.4%.

Wheeling Wv Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.1
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1530
Male Householder (no wife) Families
449
Married Couple Families
4591
Average Family Size
2.89
Average Household Size
2.11