Randolph County, West Virginia Population 2018

Randolph County, West Virginia's estimated population is 28,785 with a growth rate of -1.71% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Randolph County, West Virginia is the 21st largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,785-502-1.71%
201629,2873251.12%
201628,962-203-0.70%
201529,165-151-0.52%
201429,316-216-0.73%
201329,5321420.48%
201229,390-34-0.12%
201129,424610.21%
201029,3631,5605.61%
199027,803-931-3.24%
198028,7344,13816.82%
197024,596-1,753-6.65%
196026,349-4,209-13.77%
195030,5582990.99%
194030,2595,21020.80%
193025,049-1,755-6.55%
192026,8047762.98%
191026,0288,35847.30%
190017,6706,03751.90%
189011,6333,53143.58%
18808,1022,53945.64%
18705,56357311.48%
18604,990-253-4.83%
18505,243-965-15.54%
18406,2081,20824.16%
18305,0001,64348.94%
18203,35750317.62%
18102,8541,02856.30%
18001,82687592.01%
17909510.00%

Randolph County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White28,345
Black or African American515
Two or More Races130
Asian129
American Indian and Alaska Native114
Some Other Race54

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

Randolph 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

Randolph County, West Virginia Median Age

43.1


Total

42.1


Male

45.1


Female

Randolph County, West Virginia Adults

There are 23,635 adults, (5,799 of which are seniors) in Randolph County, West Virginia.

Randolph County, West Virginia Age Dependency

64.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Randolph County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

14,267

48.71%

Male

15,020

51.29%

Randolph County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

Randolph County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
All71.5%28.5%
Male67.8%32.2%
Non Family55.3%44.7%
Female53.4%46.6%

71.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Randolph County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,6262.3371.5
Married6,1102.8985.4
Non Family4,0061.1755.3
Female1,0253.2253.4
Male4852.9667.8

2.87

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Randolph County, West Virginia Households

Randolph County, West Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4406.81%
9th to 12th Grade2,19710.39%
High School Graduate9,76146.16%
Some College2,72912.90%
Associates Degree1,1515.44%
Bachelors Degree2,0349.62%
Graduate Degree1,8368.68%

Randolph County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,50117,0183,760
Black26919115
Hispanic1399735
Multiple Races98808
Native American695312
Asian696937
Other Race404010

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 53.62%.

Randolph County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,458$35,774$22,442
Less Than High School$15,250$33,000$9,290
High School Grad$26,173$31,255$20,388
Some College$28,750$41,922$20,774
Bachelors Degree$34,385$39,257$31,977
Graduate Degree$50,203$55,045$43,899

$29,458

Average Earnings

$35,774

Average Male

$22,442

Average Female

Randolph County, West Virginia Language

Randolph County, West Virginia Language by Age

Randolph County, West Virginia Language

99.06% of Randolph County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 0.94% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.52% of the population.

Randolph County, West Virginia Poverty

Randolph County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,0844,25216.30%
Hispanic21912557.08%
Black3409929.12%
Native1066763.21%
Multiple1122219.64%
Other5435.56%

16.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.38%

Male Poverty Rate

18.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Randolph County, West Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Randolph County, West Virginia is Native, with 63.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Randolph County, West Virginia is Other, with 5.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.01%.

Randolph County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.70%
Some College15.10%
High School14.53%
Bachelors or Greater4.87%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed42.50%
Female Unemployed28.99%
Female Employed8.69%
Male Employed7.23%

Randolph County, West Virginia Income

Randolph County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,308$54,156
Families$51,646$63,670
Married Families$57,604$
Non Families$23,191$34,352

Randolph County, West Virginia Marital Status

Randolph County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Randolph County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Randolph 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 45To54.

Randolph County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race

Randolph County, West Virginia Veterans

Randolph County, West Virginia Veterans by War

2,438

Number of Veterans

2,334

Male Veterans

104

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,252
First Gulf War271
Korea265
Second Gulf War208
World War II110

Randolph County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74824
55 to 64562
75+511
35 to 54405
18 to 34136

Randolph County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,37810.36%
2 or More3735.58%
Black163.89%
Hispanic158.88%
Other717.50%

Randolph County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

11.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Randolph County, West Virginia Employment Status

Randolph County, West Virginia Employment by Age

51.9%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Randolph County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Randolph County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Randolph County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Elkins71937187-6-0.08%
Mill Creek724701-23-3.18%
Beverly701679-22-3.14%
Womelsdorf Coalton246242-4-1.63%
Huttonsville221218-3-1.36%
Montrose158156-2-1.27%
Harman14214200.00%
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