Tyler County WV Information


Tyler County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,589
Daytime Population: Workers 2,380
Daytime Population: Residents 6,292
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,672
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 9,522
Population in Familes 7,737
Population in Group Qrtrs 67
Population Density2 37
Diversity Index3 5


Median Household Income $41,688
Average Household Income $52,778
Per Capita Income $22,439


Total Housing Units 5,291 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,202 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 854 (16.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,235 (23.3%)
Median Home Value $92,095
Average Home Value $120,206


Total Households 4,056
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 2,737
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 0.56% 0.53%
Households 0.69% 0.61%
Families 0.51% 0.49%
Median Household Income   1.84%
Per Capita Income   2.65%


Tyler County WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tyler 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 # 45 20th
Population Density # 38 33rd
Diversity Index # 54 4th
Median Household Income # 13 78th
Per Capita Income # 24 58th

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