In 2020, Jackson County, WV had a population of 28.8k people with a median age of 43.5 and a median household income of $49,115. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Jackson County, WV declined from 28,907 to 28,793, a −0.394% decrease and its median household income grew from $47,837 to $49,115, a 2.67% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jackson County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (96.7%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.25%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.511%), White (Hispanic) (0.479%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.462%).
None of the households in Jackson County, WV reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.7% of the residents in Jackson County, WV are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jackson County, WV are Roane-Jackson Technical Center (18 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Jackson County, WV was $126,100, and the homeownership rate was 77%. Most people in Jackson County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson County, WV was 2 cars per household.