In 2018, Ritchie County, WV had a population of 9.93k people with a median age of 46 and a median household income of $44,472. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Ritchie County, WV declined from 10,005 to 9,932, a -0.73% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,497 to $44,472, a 7.17% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ritchie County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (98.5%), Other (Non-Hispanic) (0.584%), White (Hispanic) (0.423%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.282%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.101%). 0% of the households in Ritchie County, WV speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 99.4% of the residents in Ritchie County, WV are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Ritchie County, WV was $85,800, and the homeownership rate was 79.8%. Most people in Ritchie County, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Ritchie County, WV was 2 cars per household.