Pocahontas County Population 2017

Pocahontas County's estimated population is 8,501 with a growth rate of -0.70% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pocahontas County is the 48th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20168,501-60-0.70%
20158,561-86-0.99%
20148,647-29-0.33%
20138,676-38-0.44%
20128,714-122-1.38%
20118,8361241.42%
20108,712-296-3.29%
19909,008-911-9.18%
19809,9191,04911.83%
19708,870-1,266-12.49%
196010,136-2,344-18.78%
195012,480-1,426-10.25%
194013,906-649-4.46%
193014,555-447-2.98%
192015,0022621.78%
191014,7406,16871.96%
19008,5721,75825.80%
18906,8141,22321.87%
18805,5911,52237.40%
18704,0691112.80%
18603,95836010.01%
18503,59867623.13%
18402,92238014.95%
18302,5420.00%

Pocahontas County Population Growth

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Pocahontas County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White8,30697.71%
Two or More Races1101.29%
Black or African American971.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native290.34%
Asian160.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.04%

Pocahontas County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Pocahontas County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Marlinton10551014-41-3.89%
Durbin294287-7-2.38%
Hillsboro253247-6-2.37%
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