Cabell County WV Information


Cabell County Subdivisions

Cabell County WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 98,972
Daytime Population: Workers 52,720
Daytime Population: Residents 58,885
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 111,605
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.13
Population in Households 95,072
Population in Familes 70,354
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,900
Population Density2 352
Diversity Index3 20


Median Household Income $38,055
Average Household Income $55,389
Per Capita Income $24,106


Total Housing Units 47,332 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24,802 (52.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,539 (37.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,991 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $113,246
Average Home Value $138,517


Total Households 42,341
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 24,548
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.38% 0.31%
Households 0.37% 0.3%
Families 0.14% 0.15%
Median Household Income   0.25%
Per Capita Income   1.62%


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, 2017 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 Density # 4 95th
Diversity Index # 9 85th
Median Household Income # 36 36th
Per Capita Income # 10 84th

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