Cabell County WV Information


Cabell County Subdivisions

Cabell County WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 98,968
Population in Households 95,052
Population in Familes 70,387
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,916
Population Density1 352
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 42,355
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 24,580
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 47,403 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24,790 (52.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,565 (37.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,048 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $110,813
Average Home Value $136,625


Median Household Income $37,304
Average Household Income $52,993
Per Capita Income $23,091
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.44% 0.41%
Households 0.43% 0.42%
Families 0.18% 0.26%
Median Household Income   -0.14%
Per Capita Income   0.92%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Cabell County WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cabell County to the other 55 counties and county equivalents in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 4 95th
Population Density1 # 4 95th
Diversity Index2 # 8 87th
Median Household Income # 30 47th
Per Capita Income # 11 82nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.