In 2018, Wood County, WV had a population of 85.6k people with a median age of 43.3 and a median household income of $45,958. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Wood County, WV declined from 86,016 to 85,556, a -0.535% decrease and its median household income grew from $45,537 to $45,958, a 0.925% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wood County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.66%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.33%), White (Hispanic) (0.946%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.482%). 0% of the households in Wood County, WV speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.6% of the residents in Wood County, WV are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wood County, WV are West Virginia University at Parkersburg (689 degrees awarded in 2019), Ohio Valley University (93 degrees), and Meredith Manor International Equestrian Center (31 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Wood County, WV was $118,600, and the homeownership rate was 71.3%. Most people in Wood County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Wood County, WV was 2 cars per household.