Mingo County, West Virginia Population 2018

Mingo County, West Virginia's estimated population is 24,127 with a growth rate of -5.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mingo County, West Virginia is the 26th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201724,127-1,422-5.57%
201625,5498723.53%
201624,677-601-2.38%
201525,278-418-1.63%
201425,696-275-1.06%
201325,971-188-0.72%
201226,159-408-1.54%
201126,567-202-0.75%
201026,769-6,970-20.66%
199033,739-3,597-9.63%
198037,3364,55613.90%
197032,780-6,962-17.52%
196039,742-7,667-16.17%
195047,4096,60716.19%
194040,8022,4836.48%
193038,31911,95545.35%
192026,3646,93335.68%
191019,4318,07271.06%
190011,3590.00%

Mingo County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,538
Black or African American389
Two or More Races319
Some Other Race263
Asian23
American Indian and Alaska Native17

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

Mingo 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

Mingo County, West Virginia Median Age

41.6


Total

40


Male

42.5


Female

Mingo County, West Virginia Adults

There are 19,852 adults, (4,037 of which are seniors) in Mingo County, West Virginia.

Mingo County, West Virginia Age Dependency

61.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Mingo County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

13,010

50.92%

Male

12,539

49.08%

Mingo County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

Mingo County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
Male81.4%18.6%
All74.9%25.1%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
Female61.5%38.5%

74.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mingo County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,8532.3574.9
Married5,4842.9484.7
Non Family3,3881.164.4
Female1,5232.8261.5
Male4582.8781.4

2.84

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mingo County, West Virginia Households

Mingo County, West Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,87410.42%
9th to 12th Grade2,81415.64%
High School Graduate7,41541.22%
Some College2,94016.34%
Associates Degree1,1616.45%
Bachelors Degree1,0225.68%
Graduate Degree7624.24%

Mingo County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,40312,8451,711
Black25023131
Other Race210139
Multiple Races856219
Hispanic5959
Asian232323
Native American17

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%.

Mingo County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,665$41,393$21,634
Less Than High School$20,250$28,075$13,222
High School Grad$31,344$42,070$19,156
Some College$29,638$49,191$22,746
Bachelors Degree$33,955$51,458$25,481
Graduate Degree$45,509$56,667$42,134

$30,665

Average Earnings

$41,393

Average Male

$21,634

Average Female

Mingo County, West Virginia Language

Mingo County, West Virginia Language by Age

Mingo County, West Virginia Language

99.25% of Mingo County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 0.75% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.65% of the population.

Mingo County, West Virginia Poverty

Mingo County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,3506,02724.75%
Multiple31920463.95%
Other26319373.38%
Black38414638.02%
Hispanic902022.22%
Native1717100.00%

26.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.89%

Male Poverty Rate

29.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mingo County, West Virginia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mingo County, West Virginia is Hispanic, with 22.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.00%.

Mingo County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.10%
High School21.13%
Some College17.32%
Bachelors or Greater7.48%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.90%
Male Unemployed33.46%
Female Employed10.43%
Male Employed8.58%

Mingo County, West Virginia Income

Mingo County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,441$46,154
Families$42,191$54,059
Married Families$50,596$
Non Families$17,432$26,848

Mingo County, West Virginia Marital Status

Mingo County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Mingo County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Mingo 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 55To64.

Mingo County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race

Mingo County, West Virginia Veterans

Mingo County, West Virginia Veterans by War

1,318

Number of Veterans

1,278

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam658
Korea98
First Gulf War66
Second Gulf War46
World War II37

Mingo County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74518
55 to 64333
75+265
35 to 54169
18 to 3433

Mingo County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2616.58%
Black3610.94%
2 or More2124.42%

Mingo County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

12.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mingo County, West Virginia Employment Status

Mingo County, West Virginia Employment by Age

44.1%

Labor Force Participation

37.1%

Employment Rate

15.8%

Unemployment Rate

Mingo County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Mingo County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Mingo County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Williamson31942924-270-8.45%
Delbarton577527-50-8.67%
Matewan501454-47-9.38%
Gilbert446412-34-7.62%
Kermit402371-31-7.71%
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