Wetzel County Population 2017

Wetzel County's estimated population is 15,640 with a growth rate of -1.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wetzel County is the 37th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201615,640-173-1.09%
201515,813-138-0.87%
201415,951-224-1.38%
201316,175-231-1.41%
201216,40610.01%
201116,405-147-0.89%
201016,552-2,706-14.05%
199019,258-2,616-11.96%
198021,8741,5607.68%
197020,3149675.00%
196019,347-807-4.00%
195020,154-2,188-9.79%
194022,34280.04%
193022,334-735-3.19%
192023,069-786-3.29%
191023,8559754.26%
190022,8806,03935.86%
189016,8412,94521.19%
188013,8965,30161.68%
18708,5951,89228.23%
18606,7032,41956.47%
18504,2840.00%

Wetzel County Population Growth

Population Data via

Wetzel County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White15,51499.19%
Two or More Races1480.95%
Black or African American740.47%
Asian540.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native210.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.01%

Wetzel County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Wetzel County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
New Martinsville53665181-185-3.45%
Paden City26332487-146-5.55%
Pine Grove552510-42-7.61%
Hundred299276-23-7.69%
Smithfield166157-9-5.42%
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