Doddridge County WV Information


Doddridge County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 8,436
Daytime Population: Workers 1,504
Daytime Population: Residents 4,888
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,392
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 7,787
Population in Familes 6,425
Population in Group Qrtrs 649
Population Density2 26
Diversity Index3 8


Median Household Income $38,373
Average Household Income $50,092
Per Capita Income $20,595


Total Housing Units 4,181 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,531 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 712 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 938 (22.4%)
Median Home Value $92,478
Average Home Value $128,447


Total Households 3,243
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 2,242
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 0.39% 0.51%
Households 0.63% 0.6%
Families 0.46% 0.48%
Median Household Income   1.2%
Per Capita Income   2.54%


Doddridge County WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Doddridge 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 # 50 11th
Population Density # 46 18th
Diversity Index # 38 33rd
Median Household Income # 32 44th
Per Capita Income # 44 22nd

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