In 2017, Wetzel County, WV had a population of 15.8k people with a median age of 45.9 and a median household income of $40,694. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wetzel County, WV declined from 15,997 to 15,793, a -1.28% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,446 to $40,694, a 3.16% increase.
The population of Wetzel County, WV is 97.5% White Alone, 1.19% Two or More Races, and 0.576% Black or African American Alone. 1.1% of the people in Wetzel County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99.6% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Wetzel County, WV is $90,700, and the homeownership rate is 78.9%. Most people in Wetzel County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Wetzel County, WV is 2 cars per household.