Roane County, West Virginia Population 2018

Roane County, West Virginia's estimated population is 14,043 with a growth rate of -0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Roane County, West Virginia is the 39th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,3483052.17%
201714,043-85-0.60%
201614,128-244-1.70%
201514,372-218-1.49%
201414,590-16-0.11%
201314,606-71-0.48%
201214,677-122-0.82%
201114,799-95-0.64%
201014,894-226-1.49%
199015,120-832-5.22%
198015,9521,84113.05%
197014,111-1,609-10.24%
196015,720-2,688-14.60%
195018,408-2,379-11.44%
194020,7871,3096.72%
193019,478-651-3.23%
192020,129-1,414-6.56%
191021,5431,6918.52%
190019,8524,54929.73%
189015,3033,11925.60%
188012,1844,95268.47%
18707,2321,85134.40%
18605,3810.00%

Roane County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,033
Two or More Races228
Some Other Race41
American Indian and Alaska Native25
Asian13
Black or African American7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1

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

Roane County, West Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Roane County, West Virginia Median Age

44.8


Total

43.6


Male

45.4


Female

Roane County, West Virginia Adults

There are 11,242 adults, (2,864 of whom are seniors) in Roane County, West Virginia.

Roane County, West Virginia Age Dependency

71.3

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Roane County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

7,248

50.52%

Male

7,100

49.48%

Roane County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

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

Roane County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.4%10.6%
All79.4%20.6%
Non Family70.1%29.9%
Female58.4%41.6%
Male53.8%46.2%

79.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Roane County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8152.4579.4
Married3,2873.0389.4
Non Family1,8431.1870.1
Female4472.7158.4
Male2383.8453.8

2.91

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Roane County, West Virginia Households

Roane County, West Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7677.47%
9th to 12th Grade1,31112.76%
High School Graduate4,71545.90%
Some College1,59315.51%
Associates Degree7146.95%
Bachelors Degree7197.00%
Graduate Degree4534.41%

Roane County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,0488,0261,127
Multiple Races966413
Hispanic69659
Other Race372710
Native American22174
Asian1399
Black32
Islander11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 69.23%.

Roane County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,662$39,280$24,152
Less Than High School$20,100$30,083$9,688
High School Grad$26,664$34,803$22,215
Some College$27,786$47,697$23,399
Bachelors Degree$39,172$40,313$38,431
Graduate Degree$49,250$49,000$52,708

$30,662

Average Earnings

$39,280

Average Male

$24,152

Average Female

Roane County, West Virginia Language

Roane County, West Virginia Language by Age

Roane County, West Virginia Language

98.37% of Roane County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.63% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.77% of the population.

Roane County, West Virginia Poverty

Roane County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,6182,49718.34%
Multiple22611651.33%
Hispanic1427653.52%
Other411741.46%
Asian13969.23%
Native25312.00%
Black7342.86%
Islander11100.00%

19.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.53%

Male Poverty Rate

20.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Roane County, West Virginia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Roane County, West Virginia is Native, with 12.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.09%.

Roane County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.45%
High School16.67%
Some College13.89%
Bachelors or Greater4.36%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.28%
Female Unemployed32.65%
Female Employed7.94%
Male Employed7.58%

Roane County, West Virginia Income

Roane County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,931$50,661
Families$45,886$57,575
Married Families$49,244$
Non Families$19,207$33,864

Roane County, West Virginia Marital Status

Roane County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.0%

Male Marriage Rate

58.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Roane County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Roane 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.

Roane County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race


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

Roane County, West Virginia Veterans

Roane County, West Virginia Veterans by War

1,137

Number of Veterans

1,101

Male Veterans

36

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam504
First Gulf War149
Second Gulf War105
World War II64
Korea63

Roane County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74345
55 to 64267
75+250
35 to 54209
18 to 3466

Roane County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,12710.21%
Indian1045.45%
Hispanic55.75%

Roane County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

15.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Roane County, West Virginia Employment Status

Roane County, West Virginia Employment by Age

45.2%

Labor Force Participation

41%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Roane County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Roane County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Roane County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Spencer23052158-147-6.38%
Reedy182172-10-5.49%
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