Tucker County, West Virginia Population 2022

Tucker County, West Virginia's estimated population is 6,545 with a growth rate of -1.48% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tucker County, West Virginia is the 55th largest county in West Virginia. The 2010 Population was 7,129 and has seen a growth of -8.19% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18601,4280.00%
18701,90747933.54%
18803,1511,24465.23%
18906,4593,308104.98%
190013,4336,974107.97%
191018,6755,24239.02%
192016,791-1,884-10.09%
193013,374-3,417-20.35%
194013,173-201-1.50%
195010,600-2,573-19.53%
19607,750-2,850-26.89%
19707,447-303-3.91%
19808,6751,22816.49%
19907,728-947-10.92%
20107,129-599-7.75%
20117,13010.01%
20127,078-52-0.73%
20137,08020.03%
20147,052-28-0.40%
20157,089370.52%
20167,053-36-0.51%
20176,992-61-0.86%
20186,937-55-0.79%
20196,839-98-1.41%
20206,741-98-1.43%
20216,643-98-1.45%
20226,545-98-1.48%
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Tucker County, West Virginia Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,75297.25%
Black or African American510.73%
Asian120.17%
Some Other Race380.55%
Two or More Races901.30%
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Tucker County, West Virginia Population by Race

Tucker County, West Virginia Population Pyramid 2022

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Tucker County, West Virginia Median Age

49.8


Total

49.2


Male

50.9


Female

Tucker County, West Virginia Adults

There are 5,860 adults, (1,814 of whom are seniors) in Tucker County, West Virginia.

Tucker County, West Virginia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Tucker County, West Virginia Sex Ratio

Female

3,452

49.72%

Male

3,491

50.28%

Tucker County, West Virginia Population by Age

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

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Tucker County, West Virginia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.6%9.4%
All79.6%20.4%
Male78.3%21.7%
Non Family68.7%31.3%
Female64.4%35.6%

79.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tucker County, West Virginia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1762.1379.6
Married1,5352.7490.6
Male2122.6778.3
Female2192.6464.4
Non Family1,2101.1768.7

2.65

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

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Tucker County, West Virginia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1402.60%
9th to 12th Grade4969.21%
High School Graduate2,47645.97%
Some College89116.54%
Associates Degree3336.18%
Bachelors Degree58310.82%
Graduate Degree4678.67%
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Tucker County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tucker County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races32289
White5,3334,7011,041
Black1313
Asian88

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 28.13%.

Tucker County, West Virginia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,476$33,439$25,654
Less Than 9th Grade$24,855$24,767$
High School Graduate$28,596$33,732$22,824
Some College$26,453$44,205$21,926
Bachelors Degree$32,969$37,125$31,332
Graduate Degree$43,750$$52,768

$30,476

Average Earnings

$33,439

Average Male

$25,654

Average Female

Tucker County, West Virginia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tucker County, West Virginia Language by Age

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Tucker County, West Virginia Language

99.00% of Tucker County, West Virginia residents speak only English, while 1.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.57% of the population.

Tucker County, West Virginia Language

Tucker County, West Virginia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3131100.00%
Black443170.45%
Multiple893235.96%
Asian12433.33%
White6,5436269.57%
OtherNaN%

10.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.49%

Male Poverty Rate

11.15%

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 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tucker 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 1.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.59%.

Tucker County, West Virginia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.87%
High School11.84%
Some College1.92%
Bachelors or Greater2.29%

Tucker County, West Virginia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.32%
Male Unemployed40.71%
Female Employed4.08%
Female Unemployed19.61%

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

Tucker County, West Virginia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,527$56,158
Families$57,143$68,824
Married Families$64,854-
Non Families$24,808$34,846
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Income by Household Type

Tucker County, West Virginia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

56.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Tucker County, West Virginia Married by Age and Sex

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Tucker County, West Virginia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Tucker County, West Virginia Marital Status by Race

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Tucker County, West Virginia Marital Status

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542

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War51
First Gulf War110
Vietnam231
Korea77
World War II15

Tucker County, West Virginia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3416
35 to 54108
55 to 6486
65 to 74143
75+189

Tucker County, West Virginia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5359.28%
2+ Races721.21%

Tucker County, West Virginia Veterans by Race

Tucker County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

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6.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tucker County, West Virginia Veterans by Education

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53.7%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Tucker County, West Virginia Employment by Age

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Tucker County, West Virginia Employment by Race

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Tucker 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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70.78%

Born in Tucker County, West Virginia

99.88%

Native Born

0.12%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.88% of Tucker County, West Virginia residents were born in the United States, with 70.78% having been born in West Virginia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Tucker 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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