In 2017, Ohio County, WV had a population of 42.9k people with a median age of 43.5 and a median household income of $45,777. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Ohio County, WV declined from 43,257 to 42,906, a -0.811% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,986 to $45,777, a 9.03% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ohio County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (92.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.54%), White (Hispanic) (0.825%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.748%). N/A% of the people in Ohio County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ohio County, WV are West Liberty University (512 degrees awarded in 2017), West Virginia Northern Community College (429 degrees), and Wheeling Jesuit University (414 degrees).
The median property value in Ohio County, WV is $114,800, and the homeownership rate is 69.4%. Most people in Ohio County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Ohio County, WV is 2 cars per household.