Webster County, West Virginia Population 2018

Webster County, West Virginia's estimated population is 8,372 with a growth rate of -2.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Webster County, West Virginia is the 49th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,6372653.17%
20178,372-203-2.37%
20168,575-73-0.84%
20158,648-109-1.24%
20148,757-76-0.86%
20138,833-148-1.65%
20128,981-143-1.57%
20119,124-33-0.36%
20109,157-1,572-14.65%
199010,729-1,516-12.38%
198012,2452,43624.83%
19709,809-3,910-28.50%
196013,719-4,169-23.31%
195017,888-192-1.06%
194018,0803,86427.18%
193014,2162,65422.95%
192011,5621,88219.44%
19109,6808189.23%
19008,8624,07985.28%
18904,7831,57649.14%
18803,2071,47785.38%
18701,73017511.25%
18601,5550.00%

Webster County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,606
Two or More Races12
American Indian and Alaska Native10
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6
Black or African American3

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

Webster County, West Virginia Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Webster County, West Virginia Median Age

46.2


Total

45.3


Male

46.6


Female

Webster County, West Virginia Adults

There are 6,880 adults, (1,838 of whom are seniors) in Webster County, West Virginia.

Webster County, West Virginia Age Dependency

71.3

Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Webster County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

4,351

50.38%

Male

4,286

49.62%

Webster County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

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

Webster County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All71.4%28.6%
Male64.6%35.4%
Female63.8%36.2%
Non Family57.4%42.6%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Webster County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,6902.3371.4
Married1,7072.7584.5
Non Family1,2091.1657.4
Female5313.1163.8
Male2433.3964.6

2.83

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Webster County, West Virginia Households

Webster County, West Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade63910.19%
9th to 12th Grade79112.62%
High School Graduate2,95547.14%
Some College1,06817.04%
Associates Degree1572.50%
Bachelors Degree3515.60%
Graduate Degree3074.90%

Webster County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,2454,815648
Native American101010
Multiple Races77
Islander66

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Webster County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,138$35,797$16,935
Less Than High School$22,148$25,724$18,000
High School Grad$25,431$36,607$13,686
Some College$20,606$35,952$16,417
Bachelors Degree$32,353$40,163$24,306
Graduate Degree$43,590$60,667$37,339

$25,138

Average Earnings

$35,797

Average Male

$16,935

Average Female

Webster County, West Virginia Language

Webster County, West Virginia Language by Age

Webster County, West Virginia Language

99.44% of Webster County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 0.56% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 0.40% of the population.

Webster County, West Virginia Poverty

Webster County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

26.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.31%

Male Poverty Rate

30.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Webster County, West Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Webster County, West Virginia is White, with 26.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Webster County, West Virginia is White, with 26.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.10%.

Webster County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.63%
High School24.13%
Some College19.00%
Bachelors or Greater2.14%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed82.17%
Male Unemployed74.11%
Female Employed12.60%
Male Employed8.13%

Webster County, West Virginia Income

Webster County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,390$46,547
Families$41,952$55,695
Married Families$50,692$
Non Families$19,284$26,305

Webster County, West Virginia Marital Status

Webster County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Webster County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Webster 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.

Webster County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race


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

Webster County, West Virginia Veterans

Webster County, West Virginia Veterans by War

562

Number of Veterans

559

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam191
Second Gulf War49
Korea41
First Gulf War38
World War II33

Webster County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+168
65 to 74162
35 to 54105
55 to 64102
18 to 3425

Webster County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Webster County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

12.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Webster County, West Virginia Employment Status

Webster County, West Virginia Employment by Age

46.8%

Labor Force Participation

41.9%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Webster County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Webster County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Webster County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Addison Webster Springs772723-49-6.35%
Cowen533498-35-6.57%
Camden-on-Gauley165157-8-4.85%
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