Ranson, WV has a population of 4,830 people with a median age of 34.7 and a median household income of $49,063. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Ranson, WV grew from 4,713 to 4,830, a 2.48% increase and its median household income grew from $43,464 to $49,063, a 12.9% increase.
The population of Ranson, WV is 63.1% White, 19.2% Black, and 11% Hispanic. 12% of the people in Ranson, WV speak a non-English language, and 96% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ranson, WV are American Public University System, with 11,410 graduates, Blue Ridge Community and Technical College, with 943 graduates, and Shepherd University, with 861 graduates.
The median property value in Ranson, WV is $160,300, and the homeownership rate is 58.8%. Most people in Ranson, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 32.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Ranson, WV is 2 cars per household.
Ranson, WV is a census place located in Jefferson County, WV. It borders Charles Town, WV.