In 2018, Wetzel County, WV had a population of 15.6k people with a median age of 45.9 and a median household income of $42,125. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Wetzel County, WV declined from 15,793 to 15,614, a -1.13% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,694 to $42,125, a 3.52% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wetzel County, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (97%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.01%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.884%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.416%), and White (Hispanic) (0.346%). NaNk% of the people in Wetzel County, WV speak a non-English language, and 99.6% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Wetzel County, WV is $101,000, and the homeownership rate is 79.8%. Most people in Wetzel County, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Wetzel County, WV is 2 cars per household.