Population Demographics for Kanawha County, West Virginia in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population193,063100
White172,03689
Black or African American14,1157
Two or More Races3,9352
Asian2,0001
Hispanic or Latino1,812Below 1%
Some Other Race526Below 1%
American Indian410Below 1%
Three or more races255Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population92,725100,338193,063
White82,31989,717172,036
Black or African American6,9847,13114,115
Two or More Races1,9461,9893,935
Asian9411,0592,000
Hispanic or Latino9318811,812
Some Other Race300226526
American Indian213197410
Three or more races119136255

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Kanawha County

 
Total Population:193,063
Male Population:92,725
Female Population:100,338

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Kanawha County

 
Both sexes42
Male40
Female44

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Kanawha County

 
Total Population:189,900
Male Population:91,083
Under 5 years:5,490
5 to 9 years:5,585
10 to 14 years:5,652
15 to 17 years:3,500
18 and 19 years:2,019
20 years:972
21 years:875
22 to 24 years:2,969
25 to 29 years:5,636
30 to 34 years:5,981
35 to 39 years:5,826
40 to 44 years:5,775
45 to 49 years:6,650
50 to 54 years:7,523
55 to 59 years:7,325
60 and 61 years:2,663
62 to 64 years:3,497
65 and 66 years:1,833
67 to 69 years:2,503
70 to 74 years:3,260
75 to 79 years:2,358
80 to 84 years:1,862
85 years and over:1,329
Female Population:98,817
Under 5 years:5,282
5 to 9 years:5,459
10 to 14 years:5,414
15 to 17 years:3,224
18 and 19 years:1,839
20 years:973
21 years:928
22 to 24 years:3,188
25 to 29 years:5,919
30 to 34 years:6,117
35 to 39 years:5,950
40 to 44 years:5,991
45 to 49 years:7,169
50 to 54 years:8,177
55 to 59 years:7,953
60 and 61 years:3,040
62 to 64 years:3,797
65 and 66 years:2,027
67 to 69 years:2,895
70 to 74 years:4,185
75 to 79 years:3,629
80 to 84 years:3,036
85 years and over:2,625

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Kanawha County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Kanawha County

 
Total:84,201
Family led homes:52,172
Husband-wife family:37,261
Other family:14,911
Population of male led with no wife present:3,908
Population female led with no husband present:11,003
Population of Nonfamily homes:32,029
Population living alone:27,343
Population not living alone:4,686

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Kanawha County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:84,201
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:22,838
Population of family homes:22,547
Husband-wife family:13,592
Under 6 years only:3,146
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,735
6 to 17 years only:7,711
Other family:8,955
Male householder, no wife present:2,179
Under 6 years only:622
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:337
6 to 17 years only:1,220
Female led with no husband present:6,776
Under 6 years only:1,729
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,226
6 to 17 years only:3,821
Nonfamily households:291
Male led households:218
Under 6 years only:51
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:23
6 to 17 years only:144
Female led householder:73
Under 6 years only:17
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:53
Households with no people under 18 years:61,363
Family households:29,625
Husband-wife family:23,669
Other family:5,956
Male led with no wife present:1,729
Female led with no husband present:4,227
Nonfamily households:31,738
Male led householder:13,965
Female led householder:17,773

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Kanawha County, by type

 
Total Home Population:84,201
Population of Family homes:52,172
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,628
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:7,706
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:9,488
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:11,046
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:5,808
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:5,075
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:6,569
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,827
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,025
Population of Nonfamily Homes:32,029
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,529
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:3,851
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,252
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:5,973
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,418
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,140
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,543
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:4,196
Population of 85 year olds and over:2,127

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Kanawha County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:84,201
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:32,783
1-person household:13,219
2-or-more-person household:19,564
Family households:18,620
Nonfamily households:944
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:51,418
1-person household:14,124
2-or-more-person household:37,294
Family homes:33,552
Nonfamily homes:3,742

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Kanawha County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:84,201
Home has three or more generations:2,690
Home does not have three or more generations:81,511

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Kanawha County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:39,564
Unmarried partner of home lead present:3,919
In family homes:3,649
Population of male led and male partner homes:105
Population of male led and female partner households:1,414
Population of female led and female partner households:202
Population of female led and male partner households:1,928
In nonfamily homes:270
Population of male led and male partner homes:2
Population of male led and female partner homes:221
Population of female led and female partner homes:13
Population of female led and male partner homes:34
No unmarried partner of home lead present:35,645
In family homes:35,526
Population of husband-wife family homes:24,284
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,939
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:9,303
In nonfamily homes:119

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Kanawha County

 
Total Population:148,201
Population Under 18 years:38,833
Population 18 years and over:109,368

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Kanawha County have lived in one place.

 
Total:84,201
Population of Owner occupied homes:57,784
Family home:39,735
Nonfamily homess:18,049
Male led home:7,365
Living alone:6,050
Not living alone:1,315
Female led home:10,684
Living alone:9,648
Not living alone:1,036
Population of Renter occupied homes:26,417
Family run homes:12,437
Husband-wife family:5,695
Other family:6,742
Male led with no wife present:1,467
Female led with no husband present:5,275
Nonfamily Homes:13,980
Male led homes:6,818
Male living alone:5,494
Male not living alone:1,324
Female led homes:7,162
Females living alone:6,151
Females not living alone:1,011