In 2019, Nicholas County, WV had a population of 25.1k people with a median age of 45.1 and a median household income of $40,086. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Nicholas County, WV declined from 25,324 to 25,078, a −0.971% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,468 to $40,086, a 4.21% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Nicholas County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (96.9%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.973%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.678%), Other (Hispanic) (0.482%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.367%). 0% of the households in Nicholas County, WV speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.2% of the residents in Nicholas County, WV are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Nicholas County, WV was $95,100, and the homeownership rate was 79.4%. Most people in Nicholas County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30 minutes. The average car ownership in Nicholas County, WV was 2 cars per household.