In 2018, West Virginia had a population of 1.81M people with a median age of 42.8 and a median household income of $44,097. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of West Virginia declined from 1.82M to 1.81M, a -0.552% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,469 to $44,097, a 1.44% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in West Virginia are White (Non-Hispanic) (92%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.77%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.76%), White (Hispanic) (0.997%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.737%). 0% of the households in West Virginia speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.3% of the residents in West Virginia are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in West Virginia was $121,300, and the homeownership rate was 72.5%. Most people in West Virginia drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.6 minutes. The average car ownership in West Virginia was 2 cars per household.