Ritchie County Population 2017

Ritchie County's estimated population is 9,875 with a growth rate of -1.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ritchie County is the 44th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20169,875-116-1.16%
20159,991-9-0.09%
201410,000-80-0.79%
201310,080-194-1.89%
201210,274-83-0.80%
201110,357-48-0.46%
201010,4051721.68%
199010,233-1,209-10.57%
198011,4421,29712.78%
197010,145-732-6.73%
196010,877-1,658-13.23%
195012,535-2,854-18.55%
194015,389-205-1.31%
193015,594-912-5.53%
192016,506-1,369-7.66%
191017,875-1,026-5.43%
190018,9012,28013.72%
189016,6213,14723.36%
188013,4744,41948.80%
18709,0552,20832.25%
18606,8472,94575.47%
18503,9020.00%

Ritchie County Population Growth

Population Data via

Ritchie County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White9,82799.51%
Two or More Races910.92%
Black or African American350.35%
Asian190.19%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.18%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.01%

Ritchie County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Ritchie County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Harrisville18751750-125-6.67%
Pennsboro11451067-78-6.81%
Ellenboro363346-17-4.68%
Cairo281267-14-4.98%
Pullman150142-8-5.33%
Auburn9792-5-5.15%
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