Lewis County WV Information

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  1. Lewis County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forLewis County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Lewis County WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 16,480
Population in Households 16,232
Population in Familes 12,849
Population in Group Qrtrs 248
Population Density2 43
Diversity Index3 8
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,057
Average Household Income $54,180
Per Capita Income $22,678

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 7,958 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,789 (60.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,034 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,135 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $106,350
Average Home Value $152,542
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 6,823
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 4,483
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.08% -0.11%
Households -0.07% -0.21%
Families -0.23% -0.31%
Median Household Income   0.89%
Per Capita Income   1.91%

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Lewis County WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lewis County to the other 55 counties and county equivalents in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 36 36th
Population Density # 34 40th
Diversity Index # 39 31st
Median Household Income # 46 18th
Per Capita Income # 27 53rd

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