Hampshire County, West Virginia Population 2018

Hampshire County, West Virginia's estimated population is 23,471 with a growth rate of 0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hampshire County, West Virginia is the 27th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,412-59-0.25%
201723,4711280.55%
201623,343250.11%
201523,318-121-0.52%
201423,439-51-0.22%
201323,490-190-0.80%
201223,680-107-0.45%
201123,787-174-0.73%
201023,9617,46345.24%
199016,4981,63110.97%
198014,8673,15726.96%
197011,71050.04%
196011,705-872-6.93%
195012,577-397-3.06%
194012,9741,1389.61%
193011,8361231.05%
192011,713190.16%
191011,694-112-0.95%
190011,8063873.39%
189011,4191,05310.16%
188010,3662,72335.63%
18707,643-6,270-45.07%
186013,913-123-0.88%
185014,0361,74114.16%
184012,2951,0169.01%
183011,2793903.58%
182010,8891,10511.29%
18109,7841,43617.20%
18008,3481,00213.64%
17907,3460.00%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,721
Black or African American280
Two or More Races230
American Indian and Alaska Native109
Asian44
Some Other Race28

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

Hampshire County, West Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Hampshire County, West Virginia Median Age

45.4


Total

45


Male

46


Female

Hampshire County, West Virginia Adults

There are 18,711 adults, (4,736 of whom are seniors) in Hampshire County, West Virginia.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hampshire County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

11,331

48.40%

Male

12,081

51.60%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

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

Hampshire County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male84.1%15.9%
Married80.4%19.6%
Female64.5%35.5%
All64.5%35.5%
Non Family47%53%

64.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hampshire County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,6762.3664.5
Non Family4,1241.1547
Married4,0803.0880.4
Female1,0773.8464.5
Male3953.5884.1

3.15

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hampshire County, West Virginia Households

Hampshire County, West Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9745.73%
9th to 12th Grade2,34313.79%
High School Graduate7,76845.71%
Some College2,80316.49%
Associates Degree9635.67%
Bachelors Degree1,3227.78%
Graduate Degree8214.83%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,49813,2592,100
Black18915633
Hispanic14810310
Native American105105
Multiple Races5151
Other Race286
Asian1818

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 17.46%.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,472$35,751$24,639
Less Than High School$22,434$30,087$13,036
High School Grad$28,000$32,434$22,571
Some College$29,412$40,439$24,990
Bachelors Degree$41,602$43,845$34,746
Graduate Degree$51,019$83,281$

$30,472

Average Earnings

$35,751

Average Male

$24,639

Average Female

Hampshire County, West Virginia Language

Hampshire County, West Virginia Language by Age

Hampshire County, West Virginia Language

99.11% of Hampshire County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 0.89% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.51% of the population.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Poverty

Hampshire County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,9293,69416.85%
Black2289642.11%
Hispanic2894415.22%
Multiple224198.48%

16.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.33%

Male Poverty Rate

17.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hampshire County, West Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hampshire County, West Virginia is Black, with 42.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hampshire County, West Virginia is Multiple, with 8.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.27%.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.41%
High School14.21%
Some College11.11%
Bachelors or Greater2.53%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.43%
Male Unemployed26.50%
Female Employed7.74%
Male Employed7.01%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Income

Hampshire County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,575$48,603
Families$51,195$60,679
Married Families$57,889$
Non Families$23,034$29,641

Hampshire County, West Virginia Marital Status

Hampshire County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hampshire County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Hampshire County, West Virginia Marriage

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

Hampshire County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race


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

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by War

1,847

Number of Veterans

1,802

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam848
First Gulf War236
Korea197
Second Gulf War179
World War II57

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74612
75+410
35 to 54369
55 to 64366
18 to 3490

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8089.93%
Black3916.12%
Hispanic105.71%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

5.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hampshire County, West Virginia Employment Status

Hampshire County, West Virginia Employment by Age

50.8%

Labor Force Participation

47.9%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Hampshire County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Hampshire County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hampshire County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Romney18441759-85-4.61%
Capon Bridge357369123.36%
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