Wyoming County WV Information


Wyoming County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 22,484
Daytime Population: Workers 5,495
Daytime Population: Residents 16,464
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21,959
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 22,428
Population in Familes 18,885
Population in Group Qrtrs 56
Population Density2 45
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $40,183
Average Household Income $53,691
Per Capita Income $22,070


Total Housing Units 10,878 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,271 (66.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,954 (18.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,653 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $71,026
Average Home Value $87,973


Total Households 9,225
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 6,537
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 -0.78% -1.02%
Households -0.67% -0.96%
Families -0.84% -1.06%
Median Household Income   1.42%
Per Capita Income   2.66%


Wyoming County WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wyoming 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 # 30 47th
Population Density # 31 45th
Diversity Index # 46 20th
Median Household Income # 22 62nd
Per Capita Income # 29 49th

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