Hardy County, West Virginia Population 2018

Hardy County, West Virginia's estimated population is 13,717 with a growth rate of -1.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hardy County, West Virginia is the 40th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201713,717-225-1.61%
201613,9422111.54%
201613,731-33-0.24%
201513,764-151-1.09%
201413,915-18-0.13%
201313,933990.72%
201213,834-113-0.81%
201113,947-96-0.68%
201014,0433,06627.93%
199010,9779479.44%
198010,0301,17513.27%
19708,855-453-4.87%
19609,308-724-7.22%
195010,032-781-7.22%
194010,81399710.16%
19309,8162152.24%
19209,6014384.78%
19109,1637148.45%
19008,44988211.66%
18907,56777311.38%
18806,7941,27623.12%
18705,518-4,346-44.06%
18609,8643213.36%
18509,5431,92125.20%
18407,62282412.12%
18306,7981,09819.26%
18205,7001753.17%
18105,525-1,102-16.63%
18006,627-709-9.66%
17907,3360.00%

Hardy County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,106
Black or African American580
Asian182
Two or More Races34
Some Other Race23
American Indian and Alaska Native17

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

Hardy 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

Hardy County, West Virginia Median Age

44.7


Total

44.6


Male

44.8


Female

Hardy County, West Virginia Adults

There are 11,112 adults, (2,733 of which are seniors) in Hardy County, West Virginia.

Hardy County, West Virginia Age Dependency

66.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hardy County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

7,007

50.26%

Male

6,935

49.74%

Hardy County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

Hardy County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Male67.5%32.5%
Female39.7%60.3%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hardy County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,3502.5973.5
Married2,8542.9983.6
Non Family1,5971.1367.9
Female5214.0539.7
Male3783.7567.5

3.05

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hardy County, West Virginia Households

Hardy County, West Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7727.59%
9th to 12th Grade1,23012.09%
High School Graduate4,78647.06%
Some College1,35513.32%
Associates Degree5375.28%
Bachelors Degree1,02810.11%
Graduate Degree4634.55%

Hardy County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3177,6701,446
Black41827321
Hispanic360186
Asian14411923
Native American17
Multiple Races135
Other Race881

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 15.97%.

Hardy County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,810$31,138$22,536
Less Than High School$21,327$21,660$19,722
High School Grad$25,869$30,066$21,471
Some College$22,199$32,143$20,556
Bachelors Degree$37,857$46,223$31,172
Graduate Degree$52,875$$47,857

$26,810

Average Earnings

$31,138

Average Male

$22,536

Average Female

Hardy County, West Virginia Language

Hardy County, West Virginia Language by Age

Hardy County, West Virginia Language

93.63% of Hardy County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 6.37% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.46% of the population.

Hardy County, West Virginia Poverty

Hardy County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,5641,58012.58%
Hispanic57516528.70%
Black58015025.86%
Asian1822714.84%
Other231669.57%
Multiple3412.94%

13.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.37%

Male Poverty Rate

16.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hardy County, West Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hardy County, West Virginia is Other, with 69.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hardy County, West Virginia is Multiple, with 2.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.09%.

Hardy County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.84%
High School10.66%
Some College9.70%
Bachelors or Greater2.37%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.08%
Male Unemployed17.45%
Female Employed7.55%
Male Employed4.91%

Hardy County, West Virginia Income

Hardy County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,840$53,214
Families$45,176$56,903
Married Families$54,475$
Non Families$21,995$39,077

Hardy County, West Virginia Marital Status

Hardy County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Hardy County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Hardy 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 55To64.

Hardy County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race

Hardy County, West Virginia Veterans

Hardy County, West Virginia Veterans by War

1,263

Number of Veterans

1,196

Male Veterans

67

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam523
Korea171
Second Gulf War131
World War II79
First Gulf War63

Hardy County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74398
75+343
35 to 54250
55 to 64202
18 to 3470

Hardy County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,22211.67%
Black378.85%
2 or More430.77%

Hardy County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

7.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hardy County, West Virginia Employment Status

Hardy County, West Virginia Employment by Age

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hardy County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Hardy County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hardy County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Moorefield25502473-77-3.02%
Wardensville26927231.12%
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