Tucker County, West Virginia Population 2018

Tucker County, West Virginia's estimated population is 6,915 with a growth rate of -0.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tucker County, West Virginia is the 54th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,915-7-0.10%
20166,922-119-1.69%
20167,041-46-0.65%
20157,087340.48%
20147,053-26-0.37%
20137,07920.03%
20127,077-50-0.70%
20117,1270.00%
20107,127-601-7.78%
19907,728-947-10.92%
19808,6751,22816.49%
19707,447-303-3.91%
19607,750-2,850-26.89%
195010,600-2,573-19.53%
194013,173-201-1.50%
193013,374-3,417-20.35%
192016,791-1,884-10.09%
191018,6755,24239.02%
190013,4336,974107.97%
18906,4593,308104.98%
18803,1511,24465.23%
18701,90747933.54%
18601,4280.00%

Tucker County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,788
Two or More Races69
Asian34
Black or African American31

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

Tucker County, West Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Tucker County, West Virginia Median Age

47.9


Total

47.3


Male

48.4


Female

Tucker County, West Virginia Adults

There are 5,690 adults, (1,564 of which are seniors) in Tucker County, West Virginia.

Tucker County, West Virginia Age Dependency

67.7

Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Tucker County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

3,478

50.25%

Male

3,444

49.75%

Tucker County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

Tucker County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All80.4%19.6%
Female78.3%21.7%
Male76.6%23.4%
Non Family65.2%34.8%

80.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tucker County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9242.3180.4
Married1,6732.8789.5
Non Family9491.1865.2
Female1572.5678.3
Male1452.9776.6

2.81

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tucker County, West Virginia Households

Tucker County, West Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2274.38%
9th to 12th Grade4328.33%
High School Graduate2,59750.06%
Some College88317.02%
Associates Degree3126.01%
Bachelors Degree4017.73%
Graduate Degree3366.48%

Tucker County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,1114,466729
Asian3434
Multiple Races30298
Hispanic13

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 26.67%.

Tucker County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,564$31,225$21,494
Less Than High School$19,167$24,821$13,194
High School Grad$23,125$27,670$20,184
Some College$29,719$39,798$17,396
Bachelors Degree$43,500$60,000$32,656
Graduate Degree$32,000$$36,875

$26,564

Average Earnings

$31,225

Average Male

$21,494

Average Female

Tucker County, West Virginia Language

Tucker County, West Virginia Language by Age

Tucker County, West Virginia Language

98.97% of Tucker County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.03% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.68% of the population.

Tucker County, West Virginia Poverty

Tucker County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,57583112.64%
Multiple693652.17%
Hispanic453271.11%
Black311961.29%

13.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.82%

Male Poverty Rate

14.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tucker County, West Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tucker County, West Virginia is Hispanic, with 71.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tucker County, West Virginia is White, with 12.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.80%.

Tucker County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.15%
High School11.71%
Some College5.91%
Bachelors or Greater3.39%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed18.18%
Male Unemployed13.41%
Female Employed7.70%
Male Employed4.83%

Tucker County, West Virginia Income

Tucker County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,529$52,898
Families$53,011$64,826
Married Families$59,548$
Non Families$19,640$27,195

Tucker County, West Virginia Marital Status

Tucker County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Tucker County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Tucker County, West Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Tucker County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race

Tucker County, West Virginia Veterans

Tucker County, West Virginia Veterans by War

554

Number of Veterans

539

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam220
First Gulf War93
Korea69
World War II45
Second Gulf War28

Tucker County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+154
65 to 74154
35 to 54133
55 to 6489
18 to 3424

Tucker County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5479.75%
2 or More722.58%
Hispanic412.50%

Tucker County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

9.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tucker County, West Virginia Employment Status

Tucker County, West Virginia Employment by Age

55.5%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Tucker County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Tucker County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Tucker County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Parsons14731423-50-3.39%
Davis660655-5-0.76%
Thomas586562-24-4.10%
Hendricks272265-7-2.57%
Hambleton232225-7-3.02%
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