Mason County, WV has a population of 27,060 people with a median age of 43.6 and a median household income of $37,322. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Mason County, WV declined from 27,177 to 27,060, a 0.43% decrease and its median household income grew from $36,448 to $37,322, a 2.4% increase.
The population of Mason County, WV is 96.8% White, 1.81% Two+, and 0.61% Hispanic. 0.84% of the people in Mason County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Mason County, WV are Marshall University, with 2,828 graduates, Mountwest Community and Technical College, with 946 graduates, and Huntington Junior College, with 148 graduates.
The median property value in Mason County, WV is $76,900, and the homeownership rate is 78.8%. Most people in Mason County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 31.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Mason County, WV is 2 cars per household.
Mason County, WV is the 23rd most populated county in West Virginia and borders Gallia County, OH; Meigs County, OH; Cabell County, WV; Jackson County, WV; and Putnam County, WV.