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West Virginia Summary
Population: 1,794,787
Area: 23083.71 sq. miles
Land: 23,018.09 sq. miles (99.72 %)
Water: 65.62 sq. miles (0.28 %)
Population Density: 77.97 people per sq. mile
Elevation: 1234.0 feet above sea level
Time Zone: Eastern (GMT -5)
Daylight Savings: Yes
West Virginia Details
West Virginia Area Codes
West Virginia cities with population over 100,000
Charleston (121,609)
    
West Virginia cities with population over 50,000
Huntington (77,813)
Morgantown (73,478)
   

West Virginia Demographics

West Virginia Gender Distribution

Gender Distribution
GenderNumberPercentNational Avg.
Male872,04048.59 %49.04 %
Female922,74751.41 %50.96 %
Males / Female0.95-0.96
Total Population1,794,787100.00 %-
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West Virginia Age Distribution

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Age Distribution
Age GroupNumberPercentNational Avg.
Under 5 years101,1065.63 %6.83 %
5 to 9 years110,3666.15 %7.31 %
10 to 14 years115,2886.42 %7.30 %
15 to 19 years124,6506.95 %7.20 %
20 to 24 years119,2446.64 %6.75 %
25 to 34 years227,10712.65 %14.17 %
35 to 44 years270,01615.04 %16.01 %
45 to 54 years268,34614.95 %13.37 %
55 to 59 years98,2155.47 %4.79 %
60 to 64 years85,2924.75 %3.84 %
65 to 74 years147,4828.22 %6.53 %
75 to 84 years96,0575.35 %4.38 %
85 years and over31,6181.76 %1.50 %
Age StatisticsNumberPercentNational Avg.
Median age (years)39.4-37.7
18 years and over1,395,37877.75 %74.27 %
Male
666,74037.15 %35.85 %
Female
728,63840.60 %38.42 %
21 years and over1,316,81773.37 %69.92 %
62 years and over325,19118.12 %14.65 %
65 years and over275,15715.33 %12.42 %
Male
111,7876.23 %5.12 %
Female
163,3709.10 %7.30 %
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West Virginia Racial Profile

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Racial Profile Chart
RaceNumberPercentNational Avg.
One race1,779,08499.13 %97.55 %
White
1,706,39095.07 %75.21 %
Black or African American
56,2073.13 %12.26 %
American Indian and Alaska Native
3,5800.20 %0.87 %
Asian
9,4080.52 %3.59 %
Asian Indian
2,8500.16 %0.59 %
Chinese
1,8780.10 %0.85 %
Filipino
1,4870.08 %0.65 %
Japanese
8850.05 %0.28 %
Korean
8540.05 %0.38 %
Vietnamese
3790.02 %0.39 %
Other Asian
1,0750.06 %0.45 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
3980.02 %0.14 %
Native Hawaiian
1110.01 %0.05 %
Guamanian or Chamorro
870.00 %0.02 %
Samoan
770.00 %0.03 %
Other Pacific Islander
1230.01 %0.04 %
Some other race
3,1010.17 %5.48 %
Hispanic StatisticsNumberPercentNational Avg.
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)12,2200.68 %13.70 %
Mexican
4,3390.24 %7.24 %
Puerto Rican
1,5960.09 %2.46 %
Cuban
4530.03 %0.44 %
Other Hispanic or Latino
5,8320.32 %3.55 %
Not Hispanic or Latino1,782,56799.32 %86.30 %
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West Virginia Social Profile

West Virginia School Enrollment

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School Enrollment Chart
School EnrollmentNumberPercentNational Avg.
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school415,591100.00 %-
Nursery school, preschool
21,8825.27 %6.47 %
Kindergarten
22,6345.45 %5.43 %
Elementary school (grades 1-8)
185,52644.64 %43.92 %
High school (grades 9-12)
93,60022.52 %21.38 %
College or graduate school
91,94922.12 %22.81 %
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West Virginia Education Level

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Education Level Chart
Education LevelNumberPercentNational Avg.
Population 25 years and over1,224,099100.00 %-
Less than 9th grade
122,3349.99 %7.55 %
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
180,42814.74 %12.05 %
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
482,44339.41 %28.63 %
High school or higher
921,33775.27 %80.40 %
Some college, no degree
203,43916.62 %21.05 %
Associate degree
53,1944.35 %6.32 %
Bachelor's degree
109,2538.93 %15.54 %
Bachelor's degree or higher
182,26114.89 %24.40 %
Graduate or professional degree
73,0085.96 %8.86 %
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West Virginia Ancestry Distribution

Ancestry Distribution
AncestryNumberPercentNational Avg.
Total ancestries reported1,458,037100.00 %-
Arab5,4550.37 %0.42 %
Czech4,3130.30 %0.59 %
Danish1,3170.09 %0.50 %
Dutch37,4192.57 %1.58 %
English175,29012.02 %8.53 %
French (except Basque)25,0391.72 %2.90 %
French Canadian2,7930.19 %0.85 %
German251,88817.28 %14.93 %
Greek4,3370.30 %0.40 %
Hungarian7,4510.51 %0.49 %
Irish197,22313.53 %10.65 %
Italian69,5434.77 %5.47 %
Lithuanian1,6470.11 %0.23 %
Norwegian3,8490.26 %1.56 %
Polish28,4521.95 %3.12 %
Portuguese5500.04 %0.41 %
Russian4,4190.30 %0.92 %
Scotch-Irish37,1502.55 %1.50 %
Scottish27,9731.92 %1.70 %
Slovak4,4460.30 %0.28 %
Subsaharan African2,8480.20 %0.62 %
Swedish5,3230.37 %1.39 %
Swiss2,8770.20 %0.32 %
Ukrainian1,8080.12 %0.31 %
United States or American337,56723.15 %7.18 %
Welsh12,0660.83 %0.61 %
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)9050.06 %0.65 %
Other ancestries204,08914.00 %31.89 %
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West Virginia Economy

West Virginia Employment

GroupNumberPercentNational Avg.
Population 16 years and over1,444,035100.00 %-
Males 16 years and over
692,12347.93 %48.32 %
Females 16 years and over
751,91252.07 %51.68 %
In labor force
787,74554.55 %63.63 %
Males in labor force
429,34154.50 %53.52 %
Females in labor force
358,40445.50 %46.48 %
Civilian labor force
786,12454.44 %63.10 %
Employed
728,45550.45 %59.39 %
Unemployed
57,6693.99 %3.71 %
Unemployment level
-7.32 %5.84 %
Armed Forces
1,6210.11 %0.53 %
Not in labor force
656,29045.45 %36.37 %
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Employment Type Chart
Employment TypeNumberPercentNational Avg.
Private wage and salary workers551,90575.76 %78.40 %
Government workers130,50717.92 %14.66 %
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business43,0785.91 %6.64 %
Unpaid family workers2,9650.41 %0.31 %
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West Virginia Occupations

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Occupation Chart
OccupationNumberPercentNational Avg.
Management, professional, and related occupations203,39527.92 %33.60 %
Service occupations120,59816.56 %14.87 %
Sales and office occupations190,16026.10 %26.70 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations5,3010.73 %0.74 %
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations89,58912.30 %9.47 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations119,41216.39 %14.63 %
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West Virginia Employment by Industry

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Industry Chart
IndustryNumberPercentNational Avg.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining29,5164.05 %1.87 %
Construction51,1837.03 %6.80 %
Manufacturing86,79411.91 %14.09 %
Wholesale trade20,1202.76 %3.60 %
Retail trade95,27013.08 %11.73 %
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities43,6265.99 %5.19 %
Information15,8522.18 %3.08 %
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing33,2654.57 %6.87 %
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services48,9086.71 %9.28 %
Educational, health and social services167,47822.99 %19.92 %
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services58,0087.96 %7.86 %
Other services (except public administration)36,2474.98 %4.88 %
Public administration42,1885.79 %4.83 %
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West Virginia Income

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Household Income Chart
Household IncomeNumberPercentNational Avg.
Households732,385100.00 %106,788,273
Less than $10,000
113,06115.44 %9.86 %
$10,000 to $14,999
72,8999.95 %6.40 %
$15,000 to $24,999
127,60117.42 %12.89 %
$25,000 to $34,999
106,42014.53 %12.79 %
$35,000 to $49,999
120,27216.42 %16.44 %
$50,000 to $74,999
110,65515.11 %19.30 %
$75,000 to $99,999
44,4696.07 %10.14 %
$100,000 to $149,999
24,1403.30 %7.65 %
$150,000 to $199,999
5,6090.77 %2.18 %
$200,000 or more
7,2590.99 %2.35 %
Median household income (dollars)$26,900.81-$39,349.33
Average household size2.48-2.58
Average income per member of household$10,858.48-$15,252.86
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West Virginia Commute

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Commute Chart
TypeNumberPercentNational Avg.
Workers 16 years and over714,015100.00 %100.00 %
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
573,07280.26 %75.65 %
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
90,47012.67 %12.23 %
Public transportation (including taxicab)
5,7090.80 %4.73 %
Walked
21,0252.94 %2.94 %
Other means
6,3860.89 %1.20 %
Worked at home
17,3532.43 %3.25 %
Mean travel time to work (minutes)33.2293 minutes-26.3 minutes
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West Virginia Housing

West Virginia Occupancy

Housing OccupancyNumberPercentNational Avg.
Total housing units838,704100.00 %117,282,697
Occupied housing units
731,58587.23 %91.00 %
Owner-occupied housing units
549,58865.53 %60.30 %
Renter-occupied housing units
181,99721.70 %30.70 %
Vacant housing units
107,11912.77 %9.00 %
For seasonal or occasional use
32,3453.86 %3.06 %
Homeowner vacancy rate2.12 %-2.21 %
Rental vacancy rate7.88 %-7.86 %
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.49-2.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.42-2.45
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West Virginia Structures

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Structures Chart
Structure TypeNumberPercentNational Avg.
Total housing units838,795100.00 %-
1-unit, detached
579,64469.10 %60.37 %
1-unit, attached
13,1561.57 %5.68 %
2 units
22,0412.63 %4.29 %
3 or 4 units
24,5802.93 %4.72 %
5 to 9 units
22,2182.65 %4.66 %
10 to 19 units
12,5011.49 %3.99 %
20 or more units
19,9772.38 %8.59 %
Mobile home
141,22716.84 %7.49 %
Boat, RV, van, etc.
3,4510.41 %0.22 %
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West Virginia Rooms

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Rooms Chart
Rooms per residence unitNumberPercentNational Avg.
Total housing units838,795100.00 %-
1 room
7,4600.89 %2.21 %
2 rooms
16,8812.01 %4.88 %
3 rooms
49,5555.91 %10.06 %
4 rooms
144,50117.23 %15.95 %
5 rooms
208,57024.87 %20.92 %
6 rooms
176,85921.08 %18.39 %
7 rooms
109,47213.05 %11.98 %
8 rooms
67,0067.99 %7.99 %
9 or more rooms
58,4916.97 %7.63 %
Median (rooms)5.4-5.5
Occupants per roomNumberPercentNational Avg.
Occupied housing units731,599100.00 %-
1.00 or less
721,99798.69 %85.63 %
1.01 to 1.50
7,7251.06 %2.83 %
1.51 or more
1,8770.26 %2.54 %
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West Virginia Household Heating

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Household Heating Pie Chart
Household heating fuel typeNumberPercentNational Avg.
Utility gas350,09741.74 %46.07 %
Bottled, tank, or LP gas41,2014.91 %5.96 %
Electricity235,03228.02 %27.62 %
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.49,3545.88 %8.06 %
Coal or coke8,1390.97 %0.12 %
Wood43,2115.15 %1.51 %
Solar energy1250.01 %0.05 %
Other fuel3,3580.40 %0.35 %
No fuel used1,0820.13 %1.25 %
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West Virginia Property Value

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Property Pie Chart
Property TypeNumberPercentNational Avg.
Specified owner-occupied units390,485100.00 %-
Less than $50,000
103,90326.61 %10.14 %
$50,000 to $99,999
183,75247.06 %30.62 %
$100,000 to $149,999
62,09415.90 %23.60 %
$150,000 to $199,999
22,8995.86 %14.50 %
$200,000 to $299,999
12,5093.20 %11.81 %
$300,000 to $499,999
4,0701.04 %6.42 %
$500,000 to $999,999
8740.22 %2.34 %
$1,000,000 or more
3840.10 %0.56 %
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West Virginia Mortgage Status

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Mortgage Payment Pie Chart
Mortgage paymentsNumberPercentNational Avg.
With a mortgage204,35752.33 %69.56 %
Less than $300
4,7511.22 %0.50 %
$300 to $499
36,3609.31 %3.97 %
$500 to $699
57,61914.76 %8.97 %
$700 to $999
60,58115.51 %17.28 %
$1,000 to $1,499
31,9638.19 %20.91 %
$1,500 to $1,999
8,1402.08 %9.93 %
$2,000 or more
4,9431.27 %7.99 %
Not mortgaged186,12847.67 %30.44 %
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Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Mortgage payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentNational Avg.
Less than 15 percent198,42750.82 %36.58 %
15 to 19 percent60,53115.50 %17.40 %
20 to 24 percent39,82410.20 %13.85 %
25 to 29 percent24,9066.38 %9.40 %
30 to 34 percent15,8244.05 %6.01 %
35 percent or more46,42211.89 %15.91 %
Not computed4,5511.17 %0.85 %
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West Virginia Rent Status

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Rent Payment Pie Chart
Rent payment amountNumberPercentNational Avg.
Specified renter-occupied units175,759100.00 %100.00 %
Less than $200
18,61310.59 %5.40 %
$200 to $299
21,33212.14 %5.26 %
$300 to $499
68,30438.86 %22.00 %
$500 to $749
34,76719.78 %33.46 %
$750 to $999
5,7553.27 %17.03 %
$1,000 to $1,499
1,7310.98 %8.60 %
$1,500 or more
3690.21 %2.89 %
No cash rent
24,88814.16 %5.35 %
Median (dollars)224,098127.50 %44.00 %
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Rent Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Rent payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentNational Avg.
Less than 15 percent33,27318.93 %18.07 %
15 to 19 percent20,04111.40 %14.26 %
20 to 24 percent17,3699.88 %12.73 %
25 to 29 percent14,7958.42 %10.37 %
30 to 34 percent10,9286.22 %7.32 %
35 percent or more49,80628.34 %29.47 %
Not computed29,54716.81 %7.77 %

West Virginia Vehicle Usage

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Vehicle Usage Pie Chart
Vehicles per householdNumberPercentNational Avg.
None79,4439.47 %9.57 %
1259,43830.93 %31.22 %
2281,24533.53 %34.76 %
3 or more111,47313.29 %15.45 %
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