In 2020, Wise County, VA had a population of 38k people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $41,285. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Wise County, VA declined from 38,486 to 38,032, a −1.18% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,888 to $41,285, a 6.16% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wise County, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (91.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.54%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.03%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.492%), and White (Hispanic) (0.421%).
None of the households in Wise County, VA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.2% of the residents in Wise County, VA are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Wise County, VA was $87,300, and the homeownership rate was 68.8%. Most people in Wise County, VA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Wise County, VA was 2 cars per household.