Hampshire County, West Virginia Population 2022

Hampshire County, West Virginia's estimated population is 22,629 with a growth rate of -0.80% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hampshire County, West Virginia is the 28th largest county in West Virginia. The 2010 Population was 23,952 and has seen a growth of -5.52% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17907,3460.00%
18008,3481,00213.64%
18109,7841,43617.20%
182010,8891,10511.29%
183011,2793903.58%
184012,2951,0169.01%
185014,0361,74114.16%
186013,913-123-0.88%
18707,643-6,270-45.07%
188010,3662,72335.63%
189011,4191,05310.16%
190011,8063873.39%
191011,694-112-0.95%
192011,713190.16%
193011,8361231.05%
194012,9741,1389.61%
195012,577-397-3.06%
196011,705-872-6.93%
197011,71050.04%
198014,8673,15726.96%
199016,4981,63110.97%
201023,9527,45445.18%
201123,782-170-0.71%
201223,673-109-0.46%
201323,483-190-0.80%
201423,430-53-0.23%
201523,311-119-0.51%
201623,31650.02%
201723,386700.30%
201823,357-29-0.12%
201923,175-182-0.78%
202022,993-182-0.79%
202122,811-182-0.79%
202222,629-182-0.80%
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Hampshire County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,57696.88%
Black or African American2921.25%
American Indian and Alaska Native400.17%
Asian560.24%
Some Other Race220.09%
Two or More Races3181.36%
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Hampshire County, West Virginia Population by Race

Hampshire County, West Virginia Population Pyramid 2022

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Hampshire County, West Virginia Median Age

47.6


Total

47.3


Male

47.9


Female

Hampshire County, West Virginia Adults

There are 18,907 adults, (5,297 of whom are seniors) in Hampshire County, West Virginia.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Hampshire County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

11,359

48.74%

Male

11,945

51.26%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Population by Age

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

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Hampshire County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.7%13.3%
All80.5%19.5%
Non Family74.7%25.3%
Female73.7%26.3%
Male70.7%29.3%

80.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hampshire County, West Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,1652.4880.5
Married4,6182.9886.7
Male4063.4470.7
Female8864.2573.7
Non Family3,2551.1674.7

3.07

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Hampshire County, West Virginia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6894.00%
9th to 12th Grade1,5919.23%
High School Graduate8,23347.79%
Some College3,30319.17%
Associates Degree1,2957.52%
Bachelors Degree1,2777.41%
Graduate Degree8404.88%
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Hampshire County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hampshire County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic20117234
White16,71514,5092,073
2+ Races939310
Native American4040
Asian2020
Other Race1515
Black176131

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 hispanic people with a rate of 16.92%.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,215$41,574$27,704
Less Than 9th Grade$39,113$41,912$
High School Graduate$34,956$41,228$27,398
Some College$31,061$40,406$26,233
Bachelors Degree$33,848$65,192$31,829
Graduate Degree$50,714$66,100$40,152

$34,215

Average Earnings

$41,574

Average Male

$27,704

Average Female

Hampshire County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hampshire County, West Virginia Language by Age

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Hampshire County, West Virginia Language

99.11% of Hampshire County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 0.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.68% of the population.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Language

Hampshire County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black22913257.64%
Multiple31113041.80%
Hispanic3227723.91%
Asian56814.29%
White21,6492,92213.50%
OtherNaN%

14.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.42%

Male Poverty Rate

14.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hampshire County, West Virginia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hampshire County, West Virginia is Black, with 57.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hampshire County, West Virginia is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.01%.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.48%
High School11.45%
Some College11.21%
Bachelors or Greater1.37%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.77%
Male Unemployed21.07%
Female Employed4.98%
Female Unemployed29.55%

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

Hampshire County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,528$59,862
Families$58,503$68,964
Married Families$64,048-
Non Families$31,508$40,241
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Income by Household Type

Hampshire County, West Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hampshire County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Hampshire County, West Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Hampshire County, West Virginia Marital Status

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2,069

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War246
First Gulf War396
Vietnam1,104
Korea206
World War II30

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34127
35 to 54288
55 to 64424
65 to 74864
75+366

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,01110.92%
Black62.19%
2+ Races5248.60%
Hispanic5121.61%

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

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9.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hampshire County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

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53.3%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Hampshire County, West Virginia Employment by Age

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Hampshire County, West Virginia Employment by Race

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Hampshire County, West Virginia Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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33.14%

Born in Hampshire County, West Virginia

99.46%

Native Born

0.54%

Foreign Born

0.16%

Non Citizen

0.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.46% of Hampshire County, West Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 33.14% having been born in West Virginia. 0.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hampshire County, West Virginia Place of Birth

  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

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