Wood County, WV has a population of 86,262 people with a median age of 42.6 and a median household income of $43,944. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Wood County, WV declined from 86,559 to 86,262, a 0.34% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,884 to $43,944, a 4.92% increase.
The population of Wood County, WV is 95.5% White, 1.51% Two+, and 1.12% Black. 1.69% of the people in Wood County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Wood County, WV are West Virginia University at Parkersburg, with 778 graduates, Ohio Valley University, with 108 graduates, and Meredith Manor International Equestrian Center, with 74 graduates.
The median property value in Wood County, WV is $109,100, and the homeownership rate is 70.8%. Most people in Wood County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Wood County, WV is 2 cars per household.
Wood County, WV is the 5th most populated county in West Virginia and borders Athens County, OH; Meigs County, OH; Washington County, OH; Jackson County, WV; Pleasants County, WV; Ritchie County, WV; Wirt County, WV& 2 more.