In 2019, Hancock County, WV had a population of 29.4k people with a median age of 46.8 and a median household income of $45,763. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Hancock County, WV declined from 29,680 to 29,383, a −1% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,580 to $45,763, a 0.401% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hancock County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.8%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.31%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.87%), White (Hispanic) (1.2%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.463%). 0% of the households in Hancock County, WV speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.7% of the residents in Hancock County, WV are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hancock County, WV are John D Rockefeller IV Career Center (28 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Hancock County, WV was $93,000, and the homeownership rate was 72.7%. Most people in Hancock County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Hancock County, WV was 2 cars per household.