Calhoun County, West Virginia Population 2018

Calhoun County, West Virginia's estimated population is 7,307 with a growth rate of -2.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Calhoun County, West Virginia is the 52nd largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,307-175-2.34%
20167,4821151.56%
20167,367-98-1.31%
20157,465-94-1.24%
20147,55980.11%
20137,551-45-0.59%
20127,596-42-0.55%
20117,638-20-0.26%
20107,658-227-2.88%
19907,885-365-4.42%
19808,2501,20417.09%
19707,046-902-11.35%
19607,948-2,311-22.53%
195010,259-2,196-17.63%
194012,4551,58914.62%
193010,8665985.82%
192010,268-990-8.79%
191011,2589929.66%
190010,2662,11125.89%
18908,1552,08334.31%
18806,0723,133106.60%
18702,93943717.47%
18602,5020.00%

Calhoun County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,365
Two or More Races90
Black or African American12
American Indian and Alaska Native9
Asian5
Some Other Race1

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Calhoun County, West Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Calhoun County, West Virginia Median Age

47.6


Total

48.9


Male

46.3


Female

Calhoun County, West Virginia Adults

There are 6,016 adults, (1,579 of which are seniors) in Calhoun County, West Virginia.

Calhoun County, West Virginia Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33

Child Dependency Ratio

Calhoun County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

3,797

50.75%

Male

3,685

49.25%

Calhoun County, West Virginia Households and Families

Calhoun County, West Virginia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Calhoun County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.2%8.8%
All82.4%17.6%
Non Family73.5%26.5%
Male72.7%27.3%
Female60.1%39.9%

82.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Calhoun County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9132.5682.4
Married1,6343.1591.2
Non Family9411.3273.5
Female2283.460.1
Male1102.7272.7

3.06

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Calhoun County, West Virginia Households

Calhoun County, West Virginia Education

Calhoun County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4748.71%
9th to 12th Grade78214.37%
High School Graduate2,49445.84%
Some College76314.02%
Associates Degree2805.15%
Bachelors Degree4778.77%
Graduate Degree1713.14%

Calhoun County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,3144,087644
Multiple Races8367
Hispanic2822
Native American994
Asian5
Black31
Other Race11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 44.44%.

Calhoun County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,545$38,413$21,168
Less Than High School$35,250$41,136$14,231
High School Grad$27,880$38,221$15,222
Some College$31,053$50,721$26,014
Bachelors Degree$31,875$35,917$29,333
Graduate Degree$48,450$$47,600

$30,545

Average Earnings

$38,413

Average Male

$21,168

Average Female

Calhoun County, West Virginia Language

Calhoun County, West Virginia Language by Age

Calhoun County, West Virginia Language

98.13% of Calhoun County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.87% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.09% of the population.

Calhoun County, West Virginia Poverty

Calhoun County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,2071,13915.80%
Multiple891719.10%
Hispanic831518.07%
Asian55100.00%
Black12216.67%
Other11100.00%

15.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.30%

Male Poverty Rate

17.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calhoun County, West Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, West Virginia is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, West Virginia is White, with 15.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.37%.

Calhoun County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.63%
High School13.93%
Some College10.47%
Bachelors or Greater5.10%

Calhoun County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed48.07%
Female Unemployed35.77%
Female Employed7.17%
Male Employed2.89%

Calhoun County, West Virginia Income

Calhoun County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,384$49,000
Families$52,790$58,388
Married Families$58,750$
Non Families$22,566$28,398

Calhoun County, West Virginia Marital Status

Calhoun County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Calhoun County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Calhoun County, West Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Calhoun County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race

Calhoun County, West Virginia Veterans

Calhoun County, West Virginia Veterans by War

551

Number of Veterans

551

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam243
World War II69
Korea51
First Gulf War41
Second Gulf War

Calhoun County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74220
75+157
55 to 64108
35 to 5452
18 to 3414

Calhoun County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5218.82%
2 or More3036.14%

Calhoun County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

10.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

61.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calhoun County, West Virginia Employment Status

Calhoun County, West Virginia Employment by Age

48.8%

Labor Force Participation

40.8%

Employment Rate

16.2%

Unemployment Rate

Calhoun County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Calhoun County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Calhoun County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Grantsville557538-19-3.41%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990