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Population
7,482
0.99% decline
Median Age
47.6
Median Household Income
$39,384
10.7% growth
Poverty Rate
15.9%
Number of Employees
2,549
1.51% growth
Median Property Value
$80,000
12.5% growth

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Economy

The economy of Calhoun County, WV employs 2,549 people. The economy of Calhoun County, WV is specialized in Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction; Construction; and Public Admin., which employ respectively 19.18; 2.24; and 1.3 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Calhoun County, WV are Healthcare & Social Assistance (440), Construction (356), and Retail trade (315), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($59,028), Transportation & Warehousing ($44,464), and Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($34,405).

Median household income in Calhoun County, WV is $39,384. Males in Calhoun County, WV have an average income that is 1.29 times higher than the average income of females, which is $36,662. The income inequality of Calhoun County, WV (measured using the Gini index) is 0.407 which is lower than the national average.

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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Calhoun County, WV. In Calhoun County, WV the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 55-64 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 53 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $10,788. McDowell County, WV has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in West Virginia.

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Diversity

Calhoun County, WV is home to a population of 7,482 people, from which 99% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Calhoun County, WV is composed of 7,286 White residents (97.4%), 88 Two+ residents (1.18%), 83 Hispanic residents (1.11%), 11 Black residents (0.15%), and 9 Native residents (0.12%). The most common foreign languages in Calhoun County, WV are Spanish (74 speakers), German (55 speakers), and Chinese (3 speakers), but compared to other places, Calhoun County, WV has a relative high number of German (55 speakers), Spanish (74 speakers), and Chinese (3 speakers).

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Education

In 2015 universities in Jackson, Wetzel, Roane, Braxton, Ritchie, Tyler, Gilmer & Calhoun Counties PUMA, WV awarded 214 degrees. The student population of Jackson, Wetzel, Roane, Braxton, Ritchie, Tyler, Gilmer & Calhoun Counties PUMA, WV is skewed away from females, with 113 male students and 101 female students. Most students in Jackson, Wetzel, Roane, Braxton, Ritchie, Tyler, Gilmer & Calhoun Counties PUMA, WV are White (190 and 88.8%), followed by Black or African American (17 and 7.94%), Two or more races (3 and 1.4%), and Unknown (3 and 1.4%). The largest universities in Jackson, Wetzel, Roane, Braxton, Ritchie, Tyler, Gilmer & Calhoun Counties PUMA, WV by number of graduates are Glenville State College (192 and 89.7%), Roane-Jackson Technical Center (22 and 10.3%), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Jackson, Wetzel, Roane, Braxton, Ritchie, Tyler, Gilmer & Calhoun Counties PUMA, WV are General Business Administration & Management (23 and 10.7%), Other Natural Resource Management & Policy (22 and 10.3%), and Other Social Sciences (17 and 7.94%). The median tuition costs in Jackson, Wetzel, Roane, Braxton, Ritchie, Tyler, Gilmer & Calhoun Counties PUMA, WV are N/A for private four year colleges, and $5,592 and $13,152 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Calhoun County, WV is $80,000, which is 0.39 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $71,100 to $80,000, a 12.5% increase. The homeownership rate of Calhoun County, WV is 82.4%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Calhoun County, WV have an average commute time of 32.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Calhoun County, WV is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

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