In 2019, West Virginia had a population of 1.79M people with a median age of 42.9 and a median household income of $48,850. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of West Virginia declined from 1.81M to 1.79M, a −0.758% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,097 to $48,850, a 10.8% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in West Virginia are White (Non-Hispanic) (92%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.63%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.7%), White (Hispanic) (1.03%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.786%). 0% of the households in West Virginia speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.2% of the residents in West Virginia are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in West Virginia was $124,600, and the homeownership rate was 73.4%. Most people in West Virginia drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.3 minutes. The average car ownership in West Virginia was 2 cars per household.