Wyoming County, West Virginia Population 2018

Wyoming County, West Virginia's estimated population is 21,210 with a growth rate of -5.89% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wyoming County, West Virginia is the 30th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,210-1,327-5.89%
201622,5377843.60%
201621,753-420-1.89%
201522,173-403-1.79%
201422,576-362-1.58%
201322,938-269-1.16%
201223,207-248-1.06%
201123,455-271-1.14%
201023,726-5,264-18.16%
199028,990-7,003-19.46%
198035,9935,89819.60%
197030,095-4,741-13.61%
196034,836-2,704-7.20%
195037,5407,76626.08%
194029,7748,84842.28%
193020,9265,74637.85%
192015,1804,78846.07%
191010,3922,01224.01%
19008,3802,13334.14%
18906,2471,92544.54%
18804,3221,15136.30%
18703,17131010.84%
18602,8611,21673.92%
18501,6450.00%

Wyoming County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White21,998
Two or More Races300
Black or African American153
Asian54
Some Other Race28
American Indian and Alaska Native4

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

Wyoming 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

Wyoming County, West Virginia Median Age

43.1


Total

41.5


Male

44.4


Female

Wyoming County, West Virginia Adults

There are 17,737 adults, (4,012 of which are seniors) in Wyoming County, West Virginia.

Wyoming County, West Virginia Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wyoming County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

11,392

50.55%

Male

11,145

49.45%

Wyoming County, West Virginia Households and Families

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

Wyoming County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All80.6%19.4%
Non Family72.4%27.6%
Male70.6%29.4%
Female62.4%37.6%

80.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wyoming County, West Virginia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,2222.4480.6
Married4,9983.0189.8
Non Family2,6521.1172.4
Female1,0792.8862.4
Male4932.870.6

2.89

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wyoming County, West Virginia Households

Wyoming County, West Virginia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3758.56%
9th to 12th Grade2,26114.08%
High School Graduate7,64547.60%
Some College2,77517.28%
Associates Degree6864.27%
Bachelors Degree8175.09%
Graduate Degree5023.13%

Wyoming County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,74812,1371,308
Black132107
Multiple Races10310311
Asian5454
Hispanic2020
Native American44

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 10.68%.

Wyoming County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,877$48,566$21,708
Less Than High School$16,250$26,950$9,440
High School Grad$29,840$50,536$18,271
Some College$27,571$59,946$21,930
Bachelors Degree$38,889$43,750$38,671
Graduate Degree$48,611$46,282$51,346

$30,877

Average Earnings

$48,566

Average Male

$21,708

Average Female

Wyoming County, West Virginia Language

Wyoming County, West Virginia Language by Age

Wyoming County, West Virginia Language

99.64% of Wyoming County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 0.36% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.29% of the population.

Wyoming County, West Virginia Poverty

Wyoming County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,7724,35319.99%
Black1485939.86%
Hispanic573866.67%
Multiple2973311.11%
Other2828100.00%

20.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.00%

Male Poverty Rate

20.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wyoming County, West Virginia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wyoming County, West Virginia is Multiple, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.98%.

Wyoming County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.64%
High School16.44%
Some College14.62%
Bachelors or Greater2.51%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.90%
Male Unemployed28.39%
Female Employed8.11%
Male Employed5.48%

Wyoming County, West Virginia Income

Wyoming County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,469$48,510
Families$47,114$57,537
Married Families$53,903$64,479
Non Families$19,533$23,347

Wyoming County, West Virginia Marital Status

Wyoming County, West Virginia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Wyoming County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

Wyoming 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.

Wyoming County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race

Wyoming County, West Virginia Veterans

Wyoming County, West Virginia Veterans by War

1,637

Number of Veterans

1,595

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam751
Korea195
First Gulf War160
Second Gulf War83
World War II49

Wyoming County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74549
55 to 64394
75+377
35 to 54288
18 to 3429

Wyoming County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5899.15%
Black4432.12%
2 or More42.58%

Wyoming County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

9.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wyoming County, West Virginia Employment Status

Wyoming County, West Virginia Employment by Age

39.5%

Labor Force Participation

34.8%

Employment Rate

12.1%

Unemployment Rate

Wyoming County, West Virginia Employment by Race

Wyoming County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wyoming County, West Virginia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mullens15691439-130-8.29%
Oceana13941280-114-8.18%
Pineville668619-49-7.34%
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