Randolph County WV Information


Randolph County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 30,640
Population in Households 28,307
Population in Familes 22,452
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,333
Population Density1 30
Diversity Index2 9


Total Households 12,127
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 7,935
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,190 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,489 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,638 (23.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,063 (20.2%)
Median Home Value $109,251
Average Home Value $134,848


Median Household Income $37,933
Average Household Income $52,745
Per Capita Income $21,879
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.66% 0.54%
Households 0.58% 0.52%
Families 0.37% 0.39%
Median Household Income   0.2%
Per Capita Income   0.9%
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.


Randolph County WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Randolph 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 # 20 65th
Population Density1 # 41 27th
Diversity Index2 # 26 55th
Median Household Income # 27 53rd
Per Capita Income # 19 67th

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