Ohio County, West Virginia Population 2018

Ohio County, West Virginia's estimated population is 42,035 with a growth rate of -1.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ohio County, West Virginia is the 13th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201742,9068712.07%
201742,035-563-1.32%
201642,598-352-0.82%
201542,950-276-0.64%
201443,226-496-1.13%
201343,722-259-0.59%
201243,981-211-0.48%
201144,192-298-0.67%
201044,490-6,381-12.54%
199050,871-10,518-17.13%
198061,389-2,808-4.37%
197064,197-4,240-6.20%
196068,437-3,235-4.51%
195071,672-1,443-1.97%
194073,1151,0381.44%
193072,0779,18514.60%
192062,8925,3209.24%
191057,5729,54819.88%
190048,0246,46715.56%
189041,5574,10010.95%
188037,4578,62629.92%
187028,8316,40928.58%
186022,4224,41624.53%
185018,0064,64934.81%
184013,357-2,227-14.29%
183015,5846,40269.72%
18209,1821,00712.32%
18108,1753,43572.47%
18004,740-472-9.06%
17905,2120.00%

Ohio County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White39,976
Black or African American1,715
Two or More Races698
Asian321
Some Other Race108
American Indian and Alaska Native88

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

Ohio 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

Ohio County, West Virginia Median Age

43.5


Total

41.2


Male

45.5


Female

Ohio County, West Virginia Adults

There are 34,702 adults, (8,665 of whom are seniors) in Ohio County, West Virginia.

Ohio County, West Virginia Age Dependency

64.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ohio County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

22,239

51.83%

Male

20,667

48.17%

Ohio County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

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

Ohio County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
Male77.5%22.5%
All69.4%30.6%
Female61.5%38.5%
Non Family51.7%48.3%

69.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ohio County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,8462.2769.4
Married7,8622.9787.4
Non Family7,4051.1851.7
Female1,9603.2761.5
Male6193.0477.5

2.95

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ohio County, West Virginia Households

Ohio County, West Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6672.21%
9th to 12th Grade1,7245.71%
High School Graduate10,43634.58%
Some College5,93119.65%
Associates Degree2,1177.02%
Bachelors Degree5,68718.84%
Graduate Degree3,61611.98%

Ohio County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,47726,2528,903
Black891781109
Asian269265107
Multiple Races26826069
Hispanic19916472
Other Race695846
Native American39302

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 98.51%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 66.67%.

Ohio County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,050$41,640$28,323
Less Than High School$15,692$14,559$20,761
High School Grad$26,254$35,052$20,449
Some College$31,311$40,758$24,545
Bachelors Degree$43,161$51,222$38,246
Graduate Degree$58,510$87,734$47,415

$35,050

Average Earnings

$41,640

Average Male

$28,323

Average Female

Ohio County, West Virginia Language

Ohio County, West Virginia Language by Age

Ohio County, West Virginia Language

97.75% of Ohio County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 2.25% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.95% of the population.

Ohio County, West Virginia Poverty

Ohio County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White37,4764,66812.46%
Black1,57265141.41%
Hispanic3406318.53%
Asian3006220.67%
Multiple579539.15%
Native763647.37%
Other971616.49%

13.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.73%

Male Poverty Rate

14.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ohio County, West Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ohio County, West Virginia is Native, with 47.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ohio County, West Virginia is Multiple, with 9.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.10%.

Ohio County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.84%
High School14.73%
Some College12.86%
Bachelors or Greater4.13%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.95%
Male Unemployed29.64%
Female Employed7.86%
Male Employed4.49%

Ohio County, West Virginia Income

Ohio County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,777$68,902
Families$66,854$89,384
Married Families$77,188$
Non Families$24,901$37,107

Ohio County, West Virginia Marital Status

Ohio County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Ohio County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Ohio 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.

Ohio County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race


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

Ohio County, West Virginia Veterans

Ohio County, West Virginia Veterans by War

3,157

Number of Veterans

3,051

Male Veterans

106

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,148
First Gulf War413
Korea334
Second Gulf War318
World War II211

Ohio County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+927
65 to 74890
55 to 64613
35 to 54583
18 to 34144

Ohio County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0549.32%
Black716.25%
2 or More328.74%
Hispanic41.33%

Ohio County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

11.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ohio County, West Virginia Employment Status

Ohio County, West Virginia Employment by Age

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Ohio County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Ohio County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ohio County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wheeling 2845927375-1084-3.81%
Bethlehem24992398-101-4.04%
West Liberty17461471-275-15.75%
Triadelphia803761-42-5.23%
Clearview565546-19-3.36%
Valley Grove379365-14-3.69%
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