Mineral County, WV

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Population
27,278
0.521% 1-year decline
US Senator
Joe Manchin
Democratic Party
US Senator
Shelley Moore Capito
Republican Party
Median Age
43.9

Poverty Rate
14.5%

Median Household Income
$46,354
13.8% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$135,100
4.08% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
11,555
3.22% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Mineral County, WV had a population of 27.3k people with a median age of 43.9 and a median household income of $46,354. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Mineral County, WV declined from 27,421 to 27,278, a -0.521% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,749 to $46,354, a 13.8% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Mineral County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.46%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.927%), White (Hispanic) (0.847%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.407%). 0% of the households in Mineral County, WV speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.7% of the residents in Mineral County, WV are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Mineral County, WV are Potomac State College of West Virginia University (235 degrees awarded in 2019) and Mineral County Vocational Technical Center (19 degrees).

In 2018, the median property value in Mineral County, WV was $135,100, and the homeownership rate was 72%. Most people in Mineral County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Mineral County, WV was 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in West Virginia, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in West Virginia (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Start Year
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-5.78%
Year-over-year decline
Employment change between November 2019 and November 2020

As of November 2020, there are 145M people employed in West Virginia. This represents a -5.78% decrease in employment when compared to November 2019.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in West Virginia.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of West Virginia across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Mineral County, WV went to Donald J. Trump with 78.4% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (17.7%), followed by Other (3.84%). The most partisan county was Grant County, WV with 87.7% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito are the senators currently representing the state of West Virginia. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

West Virginia is currently represented by 3 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Mineral County, WV
78.4% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in West Virginia
  1. 87.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 83.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 83.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in West Virginia was Grant County, WV with 87.7% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in West Virginia colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from West Virginia

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Joe Manchin
Senator from West Virginia1
Assumed office on November 15, 2010
Elected to the seat to succeed Carte Goodwin, who had been appointed to the seat following the death of Robert Byrd.
Shelley Moore Capito
Senator from West Virginia2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito are the senators currently representing West Virginia.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in West Virginia over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from West Virginia

West Virginia is currently represented by 3 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for West Virginia have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Mineral County, WV is home to a population of 27.3k people, from which 99.7% are citizens. As of 2018, 0.565% of Mineral County, WV residents were born outside of the country (154 people).

In 2018, there were 27.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (25.7k people) in Mineral County, WV than any other race or ethnicity. There were 944 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 253 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Mineral County, WV
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    25.7k ± 18
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    944 ± 114
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    253 ± 93.4
0.891%
Hispanic Population
243 people

In 2018, there were 27.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (25.7k people) in Mineral County, WV than any other race or ethnicity. There were 944 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 253 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

0.891% of the people in Mineral County, WV are hispanic (243 people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Mineral County, WV as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

0.565%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
154 people
0.554%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
152 people

As of 2018, 0.565% of Mineral County, WV residents (154 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Mineral County, WV was 0.554%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

44
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
39
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 18.3

In 2018, the median age of all people in Mineral County, WV was 43.9. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 44, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 39. But people in Mineral County, WV are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Mineral County, WV residents was 44.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. India
    2,758 ± 1,288 people
  2. China
    2,286 ± 1,173 people
  3. Philippines
    1,841 ± 1,053 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of West Virginia was India, the natal country of 2,758 West Virginia residents, followed by China with 2,286 and Philippines with 1,841.

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Citizenship

99.7%
2018 Citizenship
99.7%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 99.7% of Mineral County, WV residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Mineral County, WV was 99.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    792 ± 163
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    463 ± 167
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    305 ± 116

Mineral County, WV has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.71 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Mineral County, WV is $46,354. In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Mineral County, WV was Census Tract 103 with a value of $56,653, followed by Census Tract 104 and Census Tract 102, with respective values of $49,851 and $49,276.

Males in West Virginia have an average income that is 1.39 times higher than the average income of females, which is $41,998. The income inequality in West Virginia (measured using the Gini index) is 0.444, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Mineral County, WV employs 11.6k people. The largest industries in Mineral County, WV are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,211 people), Manufacturing (1,820 people), and Retail Trade (1,548 people), and the highest paying industries are Transportation & Warehousing ($57,893), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($57,612), and Public Administration ($50,010).

Wages

Median Household Income

$46,354
2018 value
± $2,927
13.8%
1 Year Growth
± 7.43%

Households in Mineral County, WV have a median annual income of $46,354, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $40,749 in 2017, which represents a 13.8% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$58,509
Average Male Salary in West Virginia
± $2,250
$41,998
Average Female Salary in West Virginia
± $1,679

In 2019, full-time male employees in West Virginia made 1.39 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in West Virginia
  1. Asian
    $72,270 ± $26,400
  2. White
    $44,511 ± $1,331
  3. American Indian
    $43,076 ± $33,626

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of West Virginia workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.62 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in West Virginia.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Mineral County, WV is from West Virginia.
0.444
2019 Wage GINI in West Virginia
0.445
2018 Wage GINI in West Virginia

In 2019, the income inequality in West Virginia was 0.444 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0761% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for West Virginia was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in West Virginia in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 103
  2. Census Tract 104
  3. Census Tract 102

In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Mineral County, WV was Census Tract 103 with a value of $56,653, followed by Census Tract 104 and Census Tract 102, with respective values of $49,851 and $49,276.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Mineral County, WV colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

14.5% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Mineral County, WV (3.85k out of 26.4k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Males < 5.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    3,524 ± 419
  2. Black
    256 ± 147
  3. Hispanic
    63 ± 115

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Mineral County, WV is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

11.6k
2018 Value
± 755
3.22%
1 Year growth
± 9.18%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Mineral County, WV grew at a rate of 3.22%, from 11.2k employees to 11.6k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Mineral County, WV, are Production Occupations (1,267 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,225 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,152 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Mineral County, WV.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Mineral County, WV, by number of employees, are Production Occupations (1,267 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,225 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,152 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Mineral County, WV has an unusually high number of residents working as Healthcare Support Occupations (2.15 times higher than expected), Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations (1.96 times), and Production Occupations (1.91 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Mineral County, WV, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($68,917), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($67,708), and Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($56,641).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

11.6k
2018 Value
± 755
3.22%
1 Year growth
± 9.18%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Mineral County, WV grew at a rate of 3.22%, from 11.2k employees to 11.6k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Mineral County, WV, are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,211 people), Manufacturing (1,820 people), and Retail Trade (1,548 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Mineral County, WV, though some of these residents may live in Mineral County, WV and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Mineral County, WV, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,211 people), Manufacturing (1,820 people), and Retail Trade (1,548 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Mineral County, WV has an unusually high number of Utilities (1.64 times higher than expected), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (1.59 times), and Manufacturing (1.56 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Mineral County, WV, by median earnings, are Transportation & Warehousing ($57,893), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($57,612), and Public Administration ($50,010).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from West Virginia to other states, or from other states to West Virginia.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $17.4B
  2. $10.5B
  3. $6.55B

In 2018, the top outbound West Virginia product (by dollars) was Coal-n.e.c. with $17.4B, followed by Coal ($10.5B) and Pharmaceuticals ($6.55B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound West Virginia products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$75B
2018 Value in West Virginia
$110B
Projected 2045 Value in West Virginia
46.5% growth

In 2018, total outbound West Virginia trade was $75B. This is expected to increase 46.5% to $110B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound West Virginia trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from West Virginia to other states, or from other states to West Virginia.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $12.1B
  2. $10.1B
  3. $7.75B

In 2018, the top outbound West Virginia domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Pennsylvania with $12.1B, followed by Virginia with $10.1B and Ohio and $7.75B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that West Virginia shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Education

In 2019, universities in Mineral County, WV awarded 254 degrees. The student population of Mineral County, WV is skewed towards women, with 602 male students and 716 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Mineral County, WV are White (219 and 86.9%), followed by Black or African American (18 and 7.14%), Hispanic or Latino (9 and 3.57%), and Asian (2 and 0.794%).

The largest universities in Mineral County, WV by number of degrees awarded are Potomac State College of West Virginia University (235 and 92.5%) and Mineral County Vocational Technical Center (19 and 7.48%).

The most popular majors in Mineral County, WV are Liberal Arts & Sciences (84 and 33.1%), Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities (37 and 14.6%), and General Education (24 and 9.45%).

The median tuition costs in Mineral County, WV are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $4,536 and $11,544 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 84 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 24 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 16 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Mineral County, WV was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 84 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Mineral County, WV according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 235 degrees awarded
  2. 19 degrees awarded
$4,536
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2019, the Mineral County, WV institution with the largest number of graduating students was Potomac State College of West Virginia University with 235 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

102
Degrees Awarded to Men
152
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 102 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Mineral County, WV, which is 0.671 times less than the 152 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    219 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    18 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    9 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Mineral County, WV was White students. These 219 degrees mean that there were 12.2 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 18 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Mineral County, WV was $135,100 in 2018, which is 0.588 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $129,800 to $135,100, a 4.08% increase. The homeownership rate in Mineral County, WV is 72%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Mineral County, WV have an average commute time of 26.9 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Mineral County, WV is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$135,100
2018 Median
± $12,530
$129,800
2017 Median
± $10,986

In 2018, the median property value in Mineral County, WV grew to to $135,100 from the previous year's value of $129,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Mineral County, WV compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Mineral County, WV the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Household Income

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$46,354
Median Household Income
± $2,927
11.2k
Number of Households
± 721

In 2018, the median household income of the 11.2k households in Mineral County, WV grew to $46,354 from the previous year's value of $40,749.

The following chart displays the households in Mineral County, WV distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $60k - $75k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Mineral County, WV distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Mineral County, WV the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

72%
2018 Homeownership
66.8%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 72% of the housing units in Mineral County, WV were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 66.8%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Mineral County, WV compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

26.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Mineral County, WV have a longer commute time (26.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 4.31% of the workforce in Mineral County, WV have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (84.5%)
  2. Carpooled (8.82%)
  3. Walked (3.21%)

In 2018, 84.5% of workers in Mineral County, WV drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (8.82%) and those who walked to work (3.21%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Mineral County, WV distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Mineral County, WV have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

93.1% of the population of Mineral County, WV has health coverage, with 47.1% on employee plans, 18.1% on Medicaid, 15.6% on Medicare, 9.81% on non-group plans, and 2.6% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in West Virginia was $9,462 in 2014. This is a 5.5% increase from the previous year ($8,969).

Primary care physicians in Mineral County, WV see 2993 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.06% decrease from the previous year (3025 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2687 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1168 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Mingo County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (22.1%). Additionally, McDowell County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (44.9%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,993 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Mineral County, WV

Primary care physicians in Mineral County, WV see an average of 2,993 patients per year. This represents a 1.06% decrease from the previous year (3,025 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Mineral County, WV in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$9,462
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in West Virginia
$3,917
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$6,557
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,268
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in West Virginia (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5.5%, from $8,969 to $9,462.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

6.88%
Uninsured
47.1%
Employer Coverage
18.1%
Medicaid
15.6%
Medicare
9.81%
Non-Group
2.6%
Military or VA

Between 2017 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Mineral County, WV declined by 22.2% from 8.85% to 6.88%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Mineral County, WV changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 22.1% prevalence
  2. 20.9% prevalence
  3. 20.9% prevalence

Mingo County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in West Virginia, at 22.1%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in West Virginia by county over multiple years.

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