West Virginia has a population of 1.83M people with a median age of 42.3 and a median household income of $43,385. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of West Virginia declined from 1.84M to 1.83M, a 0.71% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,019 to $43,385, a 3.25% increase.
The population of West Virginia is 92% White, 3.75% Black, and 1.6% Two+. 2.51% of the people in West Virginia speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in West Virginia are American Public University System, with 11,410 graduates, West Virginia University, with 6,697 graduates, and Marshall University, with 2,828 graduates.
The median property value in West Virginia is $117,900, and the homeownership rate is 72.4%. Most people in West Virginia commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in West Virginia is 2 cars per household.
West Virginia is the 39th most populated state in the United States and borders Kentucky; Maryland; Ohio; Pennsylvania; and Virginia.