In 2019, Jackson County, WV had a population of 28.9k people with a median age of 43.7 and a median household income of $47,837. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Jackson County, WV declined from 29,018 to 28,907, a −0.383% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,783 to $47,837, a 6.82% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jackson County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (96.9%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.841%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.758%), White (Hispanic) (0.681%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.377%). 0% of the households in Jackson County, WV speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.5% of the residents in Jackson County, WV are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jackson County, WV are Roane-Jackson Technical Center (26 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Jackson County, WV was $130,600, and the homeownership rate was 76.7%. Most people in Jackson County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson County, WV was 2 cars per household.