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



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population16,583100
White16,37198
Two or More Races107Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population8,1398,44416,583
White8,0208,35116,371
Two or More Races6245107

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Wetzel County

 
Total Population:16,583
Male Population:8,139
Female Population:8,444

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Wetzel County

 
Both sexes44
Male43
Female45

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Wetzel County

 
Total Population:16,459
Male Population:8,094
Under 5 years:448
5 to 9 years:470
10 to 14 years:537
15 to 17 years:353
18 and 19 years:200
20 years:91
21 years:84
22 to 24 years:216
25 to 29 years:410
30 to 34 years:393
35 to 39 years:488
40 to 44 years:542
45 to 49 years:611
50 to 54 years:652
55 to 59 years:614
60 and 61 years:243
62 to 64 years:346
65 and 66 years:188
67 to 69 years:238
70 to 74 years:389
75 to 79 years:289
80 to 84 years:203
85 years and over:89
Female Population:8,365
Under 5 years:400
5 to 9 years:443
10 to 14 years:490
15 to 17 years:323
18 and 19 years:192
20 years:82
21 years:101
22 to 24 years:223
25 to 29 years:392
30 to 34 years:427
35 to 39 years:480
40 to 44 years:551
45 to 49 years:653
50 to 54 years:641
55 to 59 years:642
60 and 61 years:218
62 to 64 years:360
65 and 66 years:202
67 to 69 years:331
70 to 74 years:440
75 to 79 years:333
80 to 84 years:233
85 years and over:208

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Wetzel County

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

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Wetzel County

 
Total:6,968
Family led homes:4,768
Husband-wife family:3,721
Other family:1,047
Population of male led with no wife present:322
Population female led with no husband present:725
Population of Nonfamily homes:2,200
Population living alone:1,907
Population not living alone:293

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

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

 
Total:6,968
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:1,956
Population of family homes:1,931
Husband-wife family:1,274
Under 6 years only:223
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:228
6 to 17 years only:823
Other family:657
Male householder, no wife present:207
Under 6 years only:54
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:36
6 to 17 years only:117
Female led with no husband present:450
Under 6 years only:131
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:79
6 to 17 years only:240
Nonfamily households:25
Male led households:24
Under 6 years only:4
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:17
Female led householder:1
Under 6 years only:0
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:0
Households with no people under 18 years:5,012
Family households:2,837
Husband-wife family:2,447
Other family:390
Male led with no wife present:115
Female led with no husband present:275
Nonfamily households:2,175
Male led householder:961
Female led householder:1,214

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Wetzel County, by type

 
Total Home Population:6,968
Population of Family homes:4,768
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:151
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:560
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:856
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,026
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:484
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:498
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:721
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:399
Population of 85 year olds and over:73
Population of Nonfamily Homes:2,200
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:63
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:149
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:176
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:378
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:231
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:223
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:432
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:372
Population of 85 year olds and over:176

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Wetzel County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:6,968
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:3,046
1-person household:1,137
2-or-more-person household:1,909
Family households:1,833
Nonfamily households:76
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:3,922
1-person household:770
2-or-more-person household:3,152
Family homes:2,935
Nonfamily homes:217

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Wetzel County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:6,968
Home has three or more generations:165
Home does not have three or more generations:6,803

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Wetzel County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:3,458
Unmarried partner of home lead present:423
In family homes:398
Population of male led and male partner homes:11
Population of male led and female partner households:182
Population of female led and female partner households:4
Population of female led and male partner households:201
In nonfamily homes:25
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:23
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:2
No unmarried partner of home lead present:3,035
In family homes:3,026
Population of husband-wife family homes:2,318
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:145
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:563
In nonfamily homes:9

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Wetzel County

 
Total Population:13,500
Population Under 18 years:3,394
Population 18 years and over:10,106

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Wetzel County have lived in one place.

 
Total:6,968
Population of Owner occupied homes:5,408
Family home:3,933
Nonfamily homess:1,475
Male led home:615
Living alone:512
Not living alone:103
Female led home:860
Living alone:795
Not living alone:65
Population of Renter occupied homes:1,560
Family run homes:835
Husband-wife family:422
Other family:413
Male led with no wife present:100
Female led with no husband present:313
Nonfamily Homes:725
Male led homes:370
Male living alone:280
Male not living alone:90
Female led homes:355
Females living alone:320
Females not living alone:35