Hampshire County, West Virginia Population 2018

Hampshire County, West Virginia's estimated population is 23,471 with a growth rate of 0.07% 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
201723,471160.07%
201623,4551120.48%
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
White22,793
Black or African American276
Two or More Races231
American Indian and Alaska Native97
Asian41
Some Other Race17

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

Hampshire County, West Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Hampshire County, West Virginia Median Age

45.1


Total

44.7


Male

45.4


Female

Hampshire County, West Virginia Adults

There are 18,647 adults, (4,527 of which are seniors) in Hampshire County, West Virginia.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Age Dependency

66.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hampshire County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

11,373

48.49%

Male

12,082

51.51%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

Hampshire County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male89.8%10.2%
Married79.9%20.1%
Female62.9%37.1%
All59.5%40.5%
Non Family41.1%58.9%

59.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hampshire County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,9772.2959.5
Non Family4,8881.1241.1
Married3,7283.2279.9
Female1,0184.0762.9
Male3433.7489.8

3.34

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade1,0406.15%
9th to 12th Grade2,34813.88%
High School Graduate8,39149.59%
Some College2,46514.57%
Associates Degree7554.46%
Bachelors Degree1,2027.10%
Graduate Degree7194.25%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,43413,1031,886
Black19216529
Hispanic1431136
Native American9292
Multiple Races5353
Other Race172
Asian1515

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 15.10%.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,532$36,329$24,375
Less Than High School$25,324$31,821$13,920
High School Grad$29,764$33,565$23,582
Some College$29,000$40,676$23,566
Bachelors Degree$39,154$43,636$34,509
Graduate Degree$48,878$52,292$

$30,532

Average Earnings

$36,329

Average Male

$24,375

Average Female

Hampshire County, West Virginia Language

Hampshire County, West Virginia Language by Age

Hampshire County, West Virginia Language

99.03% of Hampshire County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 0.97% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.50% of the population.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Poverty

Hampshire County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,9793,69416.81%
Black22811650.88%
Hispanic2743211.68%
Multiple225229.78%

16.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.33%

Male Poverty Rate

17.57%

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 50.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hampshire County, West Virginia is Multiple, with 9.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.36%.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.56%
High School15.25%
Some College11.35%
Bachelors or Greater3.86%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.92%
Female Unemployed19.60%
Female Employed7.89%
Male Employed5.46%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Income

Hampshire County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,177$43,264
Families$45,762$56,958
Married Families$51,206$61,399
Non Families$21,344$27,270

Hampshire County, West Virginia Marital Status

Hampshire County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.1%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

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

Hampshire County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by War

1,900

Number of Veterans

1,805

Male Veterans

95

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam763
Second Gulf War232
Korea206
First Gulf War205
World War II55

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74591
75+418
35 to 54417
55 to 64342
18 to 34132

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,86610.28%
Black3413.60%
Hispanic63.66%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

5.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hampshire County, West Virginia Employment Status

Hampshire County, West Virginia Employment by Age

50.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.7%

Employment Rate

7.6%

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