In 2017, Hancock County, WV had a population of 29.9k people with a median age of 46.1 and a median household income of $43,634. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Hancock County, WV declined from 30,024 to 29,921, a -0.343% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,316 to $43,634, a 8.23% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hancock County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.09%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.79%), White (Hispanic) (1.32%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.471%). N/A% of the people in Hancock County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hancock County, WV are John D Rockefeller IV Career Center (22 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Hancock County, WV is $89,800, and the homeownership rate is 71.7%. Most people in Hancock County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Hancock County, WV is 2 cars per household.