In 2017, Parkersburg, WV had a population of 30.6k people with a median age of 41.9 and a median household income of $36,414. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Parkersburg, WV declined from 30,962 to 30,596, a -1.18% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,296 to $36,414, a 6.18% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Parkersburg, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.4%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.66%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.14%), White (Hispanic) (0.945%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.278%). N/A% of the people in Parkersburg, WV speak a non-English language, and 99.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Parkersburg, WV are Mountain State College (29 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Parkersburg, WV is $87,600, and the homeownership rate is 61%. Most people in Parkersburg, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Parkersburg, WV is 2 cars per household.