Population Demographics for Wheeling, West Virginia in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population28,486100
White25,96691
Black or African American1,4635
Two or More Races6702
Asian266Below 1%
Hispanic or Latino248Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population13,36815,11828,486
White12,10413,86225,966
Black or African American7347291,463
Two or More Races324346670
Asian139127266
Hispanic or Latino117131248

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Wheeling

 
Total Population:28,486
Male Population:13,368
Female Population:15,118

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Wheeling

 
Both sexes45
Male42
Female47

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Wheeling

 
Total Population:27,050
Male Population:12,703
Under 5 years:751
5 to 9 years:697
10 to 14 years:746
15 to 17 years:461
18 and 19 years:284
20 years:132
21 years:130
22 to 24 years:457
25 to 29 years:798
30 to 34 years:775
35 to 39 years:699
40 to 44 years:724
45 to 49 years:904
50 to 54 years:1,063
55 to 59 years:1,066
60 and 61 years:396
62 to 64 years:525
65 and 66 years:247
67 to 69 years:377
70 to 74 years:497
75 to 79 years:375
80 to 84 years:337
85 years and over:262
Female Population:14,347
Under 5 years:711
5 to 9 years:669
10 to 14 years:728
15 to 17 years:467
18 and 19 years:284
20 years:120
21 years:138
22 to 24 years:481
25 to 29 years:762
30 to 34 years:762
35 to 39 years:739
40 to 44 years:793
45 to 49 years:999
50 to 54 years:1,164
55 to 59 years:1,169
60 and 61 years:435
62 to 64 years:564
65 and 66 years:282
67 to 69 years:473
70 to 74 years:665
75 to 79 years:695
80 to 84 years:632
85 years and over:615

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Wheeling

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

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Wheeling

 
Total:12,816
Family led homes:6,949
Husband-wife family:4,815
Other family:2,134
Population of male led with no wife present:510
Population female led with no husband present:1,624
Population of Nonfamily homes:5,867
Population living alone:5,174
Population not living alone:693

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

Total occupied homes in Wheeling with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:12,816
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:2,902
Population of family homes:2,873
Husband-wife family:1,634
Under 6 years only:389
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:315
6 to 17 years only:930
Other family:1,239
Male householder, no wife present:264
Under 6 years only:65
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:53
6 to 17 years only:146
Female led with no husband present:975
Under 6 years only:250
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:181
6 to 17 years only:544
Nonfamily households:29
Male led households:24
Under 6 years only:3
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:19
Female led householder:5
Under 6 years only:1
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:4
Households with no people under 18 years:9,914
Family households:4,076
Husband-wife family:3,181
Other family:895
Male led with no wife present:246
Female led with no husband present:649
Nonfamily households:5,838
Male led householder:2,424
Female led householder:3,414

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Wheeling, by type

 
Total Home Population:12,816
Population of Family homes:6,949
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:192
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:954
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,123
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,501
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:822
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:676
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:875
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:626
Population of 85 year olds and over:180
Population of Nonfamily Homes:5,867
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:288
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:574
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:495
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:971
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:613
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:587
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:879
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:909
Population of 85 year olds and over:551

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Wheeling containing people over 60

 
Total Population:12,816
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:5,597
1-person household:2,798
2-or-more-person household:2,799
Family households:2,635
Nonfamily households:164
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:7,219
1-person household:2,376
2-or-more-person household:4,843
Family homes:4,314
Nonfamily homes:529

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Wheeling with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:12,816
Home has three or more generations:327
Home does not have three or more generations:12,489

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Wheeling under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:5,228
Unmarried partner of home lead present:626
In family homes:592
Population of male led and male partner homes:6
Population of male led and female partner households:231
Population of female led and female partner households:15
Population of female led and male partner households:340
In nonfamily homes:34
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:29
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:4
No unmarried partner of home lead present:4,602
In family homes:4,598
Population of husband-wife family homes:3,020
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:232
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,346
In nonfamily homes:4

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Wheeling

 
Total Population:19,768
Population Under 18 years:5,128
Population 18 years and over:14,640

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Wheeling have lived in one place.

 
Total:12,816
Population of Owner occupied homes:7,784
Family home:5,203
Nonfamily homess:2,581
Male led home:997
Living alone:841
Not living alone:156
Female led home:1,584
Living alone:1,450
Not living alone:134
Population of Renter occupied homes:5,032
Family run homes:1,746
Husband-wife family:737
Other family:1,009
Male led with no wife present:226
Female led with no husband present:783
Nonfamily Homes:3,286
Male led homes:1,451
Male living alone:1,229
Male not living alone:222
Female led homes:1,835
Females living alone:1,654
Females not living alone:181