In 2018, Wayne County, WV had a population of 40.7k people with a median age of 43.7 and a median household income of $36,875. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Wayne County, WV declined from 41,063 to 40,708, a -0.865% decrease and its median household income declined from $38,905 to $36,875, a -5.22% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wayne County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (97.4%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.98%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.545%), White (Hispanic) (0.381%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.275%). 0% of the households in Wayne County, WV speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.4% of the residents in Wayne County, WV are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Wayne County, WV was $97,800, and the homeownership rate was 74.4%. Most people in Wayne County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Wayne County, WV was 2 cars per household.