Greenbrier County, West Virginia Population 2018

Greenbrier County, West Virginia's estimated population is 35,287 with a growth rate of -0.58% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Greenbrier County, West Virginia is the 15th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201735,5232360.67%
201735,287-207-0.58%
201635,494-47-0.13%
201535,541190.05%
201435,522-247-0.69%
201335,769-80-0.22%
201235,8491440.40%
201135,7051590.45%
201035,5468532.46%
199034,693-2,972-7.89%
198037,6655,57517.37%
197032,090-2,356-6.84%
196034,446-4,849-12.34%
195039,2957752.01%
194038,5202,6427.36%
193035,8789,63636.72%
192026,2421,4095.67%
191024,8334,15020.06%
190020,6832,64914.69%
189018,0342,97419.75%
188015,0603,64331.91%
187011,417-794-6.50%
186012,2112,18921.84%
185010,0221,32715.26%
18408,695-311-3.45%
18309,0061,96527.91%
18207,0411,12719.06%
18105,9141,56936.11%
18004,345-1,670-27.76%
17906,0150.00%

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White33,374
Black or African American917
Two or More Races885
Some Other Race267
Asian80

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Median Age

45.4


Total

44.6


Male

46.7


Female

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Adults

There are 28,538 adults, (7,772 of whom are seniors) in Greenbrier County, West Virginia.

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

18,174

51.16%

Male

17,349

48.84%

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.8%14.2%
All72.6%27.4%
Male63.6%36.4%
Non Family61.4%38.6%
Female58.1%41.9%

72.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,2552.2972.6
Married7,1432.9185.8
Non Family5,6331.1661.4
Female1,5473.0258.1
Male9323.0363.6

2.86

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Households

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8076.93%
9th to 12th Grade2,2598.66%
High School Graduate10,31239.55%
Some College4,72118.11%
Associates Degree1,6906.48%
Bachelors Degree3,29812.65%
Graduate Degree1,9847.61%

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,45520,7114,848
Black746611106
Multiple Races445365139
Hispanic387280151
Other Race10116
Asian383838

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,650$34,915$23,500
Less Than High School$20,497$24,297$13,480
High School Grad$26,036$32,899$20,747
Some College$27,818$38,367$23,715
Bachelors Degree$35,436$37,313$32,832
Graduate Degree$48,021$84,085$41,458

$28,650

Average Earnings

$34,915

Average Male

$23,500

Average Female

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Language

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Language by Age

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Language

97.93% of Greenbrier County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.07% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.35% of the population.

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Poverty

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,3295,41416.75%
Multiple87549156.11%
Black87921624.57%
Hispanic6167011.36%
Other2532610.28%
Asian801215.00%

17.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.53%

Male Poverty Rate

18.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greenbrier County, West Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greenbrier County, West Virginia is Multiple, with 56.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greenbrier County, West Virginia is Other, with 10.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.94%.

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.28%
High School15.40%
Some College13.48%
Bachelors or Greater7.30%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.98%
Male Unemployed20.90%
Female Employed11.03%
Male Employed5.55%

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Income

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,483$54,378
Families$51,229$65,283
Married Families$60,795$
Non Families$23,904$34,037

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Marital Status

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Veterans

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Veterans by War

2,807

Number of Veterans

2,535

Male Veterans

272

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,084
First Gulf War442
Second Gulf War404
Korea286
World War II123

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74907
75+681
35 to 54650
55 to 64399
18 to 34170

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5949.61%
Black11713.96%
2 or More9620.92%
Hispanic286.64%

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

7.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Employment Status

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Employment by Age

51.2%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Greenbrier County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Greenbrier County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lewisburg38353921862.24%
White Sulphur Springs24342420-14-0.58%
Ronceverte17641736-28-1.59%
Rainelle14861468-18-1.21%
Alderson 11841173-11-0.93%
Rupert942923-19-2.02%
Quinwood290286-4-1.38%
Falling Spring211208-3-1.42%
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